Sep 6 – 8, 2021
CP3, Louvain-la-Neuve
Europe/Zurich timezone

Registrations are now closed.

In case of issues please contact Dr. Pietro Vischia at the email address below.

Overview of the sessions:

  • Opening lecture:

    • Atilim Gunes Baydin (University of Oxford): Differentiable programming applications to design optimization

  • Confirmed keynote lectures

    • Mikhail Belkin (Halıcıoğlu Data Science Institute, UCSD): Generalization properties of neural networks through the prism of interpolation

    • Adam Paszke (Google Brain): JAX for scientific computing

  • Applications in muon tomography
  • Progress in Computer Science
  • Applications and requirements for particle physics
  • Applications and requirements in astro-HEP
  • Applications and requirements for neutrino detectors
  • Applications and requirements in nuclear physics experiments
  • Discussion on the status and needs of the discipline (one parallel session per each of the other sessions)


Organizing Committee:

  • Pietro Vischia (UCLouvain)
  • Christophe Delaere (UCLouvain)
  • Tommaso Dorigo (INFN-PD)
  • Andrea Giammanco (UCLouvain)
  • Giles Strong (INFN-PD)
  • Carine Baras (secretariat) (UCLouvain)
  • Carinne Mertens (secretariat) (UCLouvain)


Scientific Advisory Committee:

  • Kyle Cranmer (New York U., HEP/ML)
  • Julien Donini (U. Clermont Auvergne, HEP)
  • Andrea Giammanco (U. Cath. Louvain, HEP/Muon Tomography)
  • Atilim Gunes Baydin (Oxford U., CS)
  • Piero Giubilato (U. Padova, hadron therapy)
  • Gian Michele Innocenti (CERN, nuclear physics/ML)
  • Michael Kagan (SLAC, HEP/CS)
  • Riccardo Rando (. Padova, astro-HEP)
  • Roberto Ruiz de Austri Bazan (IFIC Valencia, astro-HEP)
  • Kazuhiro Terao (Columbia U., neutrino/ML)
  • Andrey Ustyuzhanin (Higher School of Economics, Nat. Res. Univ. Moscow, CS)
  • Christoph Weniger (U. Amsterdam, astro-HEP)


   This workshop is partially supported by the joint ECFA-NuPECC-APPEC Activities (JENAA).


   This workshop is partially supported by National Science Foundation grant OAC-1836650 (IRIS-HEP).

CP3, Louvain-la-Neuve
Auditorium CYCL-01
CP3, Université catholique de Louvain, Chemin du Cyclotron, 2, B1348 Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium Google maps: