HSF Coordination Meeting #208, 27 May 2021

Present: Andi Salzburger, Andrea Valassi, Ben Morgan, Benedikt Hegner, Daniel Elvira, Dorothea vom Bruch, Eduardo Rodrigues, Efe Yazgan, Graeme Stewart, Krzysztof Genser, Kyle Knoepfel, Liz Sexton-Kennedy, Marc Paterno, Mason Proffitt, Meirin Oan Evans, Nicola Skidmore, Paul Laycock, Pere Mato

Apologies: Caterina Doglioni, Josh McFayden, TJ Khoo, Serhan Mete

News, general matters, announcements

LHCC Meeting

There is a meeting with the LHCC referees next week. The software report will cover news on common software and some brief statement about the progress towards the review.

Draft talk - additional comments and suggestions welcome.

HL-LHC Review Phase 2

After our mini-workshops everything is on track for document drafts to be ready by 30 June. The DOMA chief editors (Oliver Keeble, Mario Lassnig) have scheduled two meetings for feedback:

Details are being send on the wlcg-doma@cern.ch list.

Google Summer of Code

We received 27 slots, which corresponded to the 27 good proposals that we had from potential students. One slot needed to be reassigned as the student was taken by a different organisation, but we managed to re-use it for a Ganga project.

We are in the community bonding period now, with coding starting 7 June.

DUNE Framework Requirements Review

Review will take place next week, 2-3 June, https://indico.cern.ch/event/1038551. See below for details.

Working Group Updates

Data Analysis

Detector Simulation

Reconstruction and Software Triggers


Software Tools and Packaging

Software Training

Event Generators


Fleshing out DUNE framework requirements mini-workshop (17 registered participants). Tentative timeline:



CAF and Roundtable

Recording Meetings

Next Meeting(s)