Highlights of the week included the keynote sessions given by well-known academic and industrial researchers from Europe and Asia, including the keynote speech by Masahiro Seki, President of the Research Organisation for Information Science and Technology (RIST), Japan. The European Commission added their vision to the programme with a presentation entitled "Implementing the European Strategy on High Performance Computing". There were six heavily subscribed parallel streams across various scientific and industrial themes, which proved very successful. The final panel discussion on 28 May entitled "Science and Industry: Partners for Innovation", was moderated by Tom Wilkie ofScientific Computing Worldand brought together high level representatives from the European Commission, industry and academia. The full programme can be found at http://www.prace-ri.eu/pracedays15 .
Finally, the PRACEdays15 Award for Best Poster was presented to Panchatcharam Mariappan for his poster entitled "GPU accelerated finite element method for radio frequency ablated cancer treatment". All posters can be found at http://www.prace-ri.eu/pracedays15-posters and the presentations at http://www.prace-ri.eu/pracedays15-presentations .
PRACEdays16 will take place in Prague, Czech Republic from 10 to 12 May 2016. More information will be published on www.prace-ri.eu/pracedays16 .