Resolutions of the SADC HPC Partnership Forum of December 2013
The South African Department of Science and Technology presented the draft framework, meant to guide the implementation and roll-out of HPC initiative of SADC, to the SADC HPC Partnership Forum which was held on 2nd and 3rd December 2013, in Cape Town, South Africa where some resolutions were made and task teams were formed.
The roadmap was agreed upon with timeframes. The meeting agreed on the following focus areas on the roadmap and sub-committees were established to be led by various member countries.
· R&D – SA leader supported by Botswana, Lesotho, Zambia and Angola
· HCD – Zimbabwe Leader supported by SA, Zambia
· Infrastructure – Tanzania leader supported by SA, Angola
· Policy Engagement – SA
· Institutional Arrangements and Governance – SA , Tanzania and SADC Secretariat
The sub-committees to draft white papers on the above strategic focus areas.
White Papers submitted todate: