HSF Weekly Meeting #177, 16 January, 2020

Present/Contributors: Graeme Stewart, Eduardo Rodrigues, Benedikt Hegner, Efe Yazgan, Serhan Mete, Pere Mato, Daniel Elvira, Liz Sexton-Kennedy, Andrei Gheata, Witek Pokorski, Agnieszka Dziurda, Caterina Doglioni, Attila Krasznahorkay, Andrea Valassi, Torre Wenaus, Paul Laycock, Ben Morgan, Danilo Piparo, Gloria Corti, Stefan Roiser, Teng Jian Khoo, Andrea Rizzi, Akanksha, Concezio Bozzi, David Lange, Jim Pivarski, Philippe Canal, Chris Jones, Martin Ritter

Apologies: Eduardo Rodrigues

News, general matters

Google Summer of Code 2020

The 2020 season of GSoC has started, and a call for HSF mentors and project proposals has been made recently. The deadline for submitting proposals is Feb 4!

Working Group Updates

Data Analysis

Detector Simulation

Reconstruction and Software Triggers

Software Tools and Packaging



Event generators


Interest and Activity Areas

Event Delivery Forum


HSF/WLCG 2020 workshop


The workshop will start Monday after lunch and end Friday at lunchtime. For now no pre-workshop or splinter meeting is foreseen.

We hope to open registration rather soon now… start of February


Scientific Programme

Organising team for HSF are: Graeme, Heather, David and Michel


As it is fairly urgent to make progress on this we will exceptionally have a meeting next week, dedicated to the Lund scientific agenda

PyHEP 2020 workshop

See first announcement in section on PyHEP WG.


Coordination Team


Next Meeting