Swiss SKA Days 2021

from Tuesday, 7 September 2021 (09:30) to Wednesday, 8 September 2021 (18:00)
EPFL - Main Campus

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
7 Sep 2021
8 Sep 2021
AM
09:30 --- Welcome Coffee ---
10:00
Tuesday Morning (until 12:00) ()
10:00 Opening remarks - Prof. Jean-Paul Kneib (EPFL)   ()
10:10 Keynote - President of EPFL Prof. Martin Vetterli (EPFL)   ()
10:25 The SKA - Chair of the SKA Board of Directors Dr. Catherine Cesarsky (SKAO Council Chairperson)   ()
10:40 Update on SKAO Status - SKA Director of Policy Development Dr. Simon Berry (SKA Observatory)   ()
11:10 Update on Swiss Status - State Secretary of Education, Research, and Innovation Dr. Martina Hirayama   ()
11:20 Innovation in Swiss Industry   ()
11:35 Precursor Status - SARAO Chief Scientist Dr. Fernando Camilo (SKA South Africa)   ()
09:30 --- Coffee ---
10:00
Wednesday Morning (until 12:00) ()
PM
12:00 --- Lunch ---
13:30
Tuesday Afternoon (until 15:45) ()
13:30 Introduction - ILO office   ()
13:40 SKA Procurement status - SKA Head of Procurement Services Ian Hastings (SKA Organisation)   ()
13:55 In-kind mechanisms - SERI   ()
14:10 A Case Study in Innovation - Spectratime   ()
14:30 Pitches   ()
15:30 Q&A   ()
15:45 --- Cofee Break ---
16:15
Tuesday Afternoon (until 17:15) ()
16:15 SKA computing - SKA Computing Infrastructure Lead Dr. Miles Deegan (SKA Organisation)   ()
16:30 SKA Regional Centers - SKA Head of Data Operations Dr. Rosie Bolton (SKAO)   ()
16:45 CSCS & SKA   ()
17:00 MWA & HPC - Prof. Melanie Johnston-Hollitt   ()
16:15
Tuesday Afternoon (until 17:45) ()
16:15 SKA France & Europe - Director of SKA France Dr. Chiara Ferrari (Lagrange Laboratory, OCA)   ()
16:35 SKA China - Prof. Xiang-ping Wu (National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences (NAOC))   ()
16:50 SKA Canada   ()
17:05 SKA Netherlands - Prof. Leon Koopmans (Kapteyn Astronomical Institute)   ()
17:20 SKA cradle of life - Prof. Didier Queloz (University of Cambridge)   ()
18:00 --- Standing Apéro ---
12:00 --- Lunch ---
13:30
Wednesday Afternoon (until 15:30) ()
15:30 --- Coffee Break ---
16:00
Wednesday Afternoon (until 18:00) ()