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Exactly 20 years ago, in 1993, Poznan Supercomputing and Networking Center affiliated to the Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences started its activity. For this occasion on October 17, 2013 at the Centre of Science of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Poznan, the conference gala was organized, summarizing 20 years of PSNC.

The event was hosted by Director of PSNC, Prof. Jan Węglarz and Deputy Director of PSNC, Ph.D. Maciej Stroiński. This event was also featured by representatives of the City of Poznan, Marshal's Office of Poznan, Wielkopolska Voivodship Office in Poznan, government of  Poznan universities, representatives of R&D institutions and entrepreneurs.
 
The conference provided an excellent opportunity to summarize the activities of PSNC over 20 years, to thank for the fruitful cooperation partners , as well as an opportunity to make plans for the future.
 
The Jubilee Conference was focused around three main areas of PSNC activity : e- Infrastructure , Future Internet and Digital content . The history of PSNC activity was introduced in the presentations of Prof. Jan Węglarz entitled "PSNC : 20 years for infrastructure, research and development" and Dr. Maciej Stroiński in the presentation: "PSNC : 20 years of technology development".

 

Details of the conference in PDF format (in polish).
 
Anniversary conference was entirely broadcasted by PLATON TV using PIONIER network scientific HD TV platform.

Agnieszka Musialska