QCIF at eResearch Australasia 2017

QCIF enjoyed another successful year at the eResearch Australasia conference, which was held in Brisbane, 16–20 October.

More than 400 people attended the conference, held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Being Australia's main eResearch event of the year, a number of QCIF staff were involved in the conference, and QCIF had an exhibition booth at the event. 

QCIF/RCC/IMB eResearch Analyst Dr Nick Hamilton took the following photos of QCIF staff, and of the QCIF booth, at the conference.

The QCIF exhibition booth at eResearch Australasia 2017

QCIF's management team at the QCIF booth talking with conference delegates: L–R: Outreach and Engineering Manager Gavin Kennedy, conference delegate, CEO Dr Phil Gurney, conference delegate, Service Delivery Manager Stephen Bird, and eResearch Services Manager Nigel Ward. 

QCIF/RCC Program Manager for NCRIS-funded Health and Life Sciences Projects Dr Jeff Christiansen presented a multi-authored paper on the portal at the conference.

The conference audience.

QCIF/RCC's Dr Jeff Christiansen in discussion with QUT's Prof. Ginny Barbour at the QCIF booth.

QRIScloud Systems Administrator Michael Mallon presented a paper about MeDiCI, UQ's new data storage fabric. 

TERN's Dr Siddeswara Guru and QCIF/RCC's Michael Mallon in discussion at the conference.