Andrew Purcell

Andrew is the communications officer for CERN openlab. He joined CERN in 2012 was previously the editor of International Science Grid This Week (iSGTW).

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Virtual CERN created for global alumni event

The Second Collisions CERN alumni event will take place online, with participants able to explore the CERN site virtually

News
Knowledge sharing
20 September, 2021
Knowledge sharing
News
20 September, 2021

“Lightning talks” bring CERN openlab’s first-ever full online summer-student programme to a close

Participants of the 2021 CERN openlab summer-student programme presented their fascinating work in a series of five-minute talks

News
At CERN
08 September, 2021

Hacking for humanity at CERN’s global Webfest

The second online edition of the Webfest brought together people from 63 countries to tackle challenges like wildfires, domestic violence and educational inequality

News
At CERN
30 August, 2021

Make a difference at CERN’s global Webfest

Announcement
At CERN
29 June, 2021
At CERN
Announcement
29 June, 2021

CERN, SKA, GÉANT and PRACE collaborate on next-gen computing

The next generation of high-performance computers holds significant promise for both particle physics and astronomy but key challenges remain to be addressed

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Computing
22 July, 2020

CERN Webfest goes online… and global!

The weekend-long hackathon saw participants develop prototype applications under the theme ‘working together apart: accelerating collaboration’

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Computing
09 July, 2020
Computing
News
09 July, 2020

Allen initiative key to LHCb trigger upgrade

From 2021, the first stage of LHCb’s high-level trigger will be run using GPUs. Investigations into its feasibility were supported by CERN openlab

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Computing
09 June, 2020

Artificial intelligence: the only way is ethics

Vivek Nallur, assistant professor at University College Dublin, discussed aspects such as implicit bias during his talk at CERN

News
Computing
05 September, 2019
Computing
News
05 September, 2019

Leading ICT companies gather for annual CERN openlab technical workshop

CERN openlab’s annual technical workshop gathered leading ICT companies for a series of discussions on computing technologies

News
Computing
25 January, 2019