28 MAR

01 APR


Digital Research Infrastructure Retreat

Hybrid Event
28 Mar 2022 noon — 6 p.m.
29 Mar 2022 9 a.m. — 6 p.m.
30 Mar 2022 9 a.m. — 6 p.m.
31 Mar 2022 9 a.m. — 6 p.m.
1 Apr 2022 9 a.m. — 1:30 p.m.


The N8 Centre of Excellence in Computationally Intensive Research (N8CIR) is hosting a digital infrastructure retreat.

This five-day event is being developed to help technology specialists, such as research software and research infrastructure engineers, to develop additional professional skills to support researchers and accelerate discovery.

Taking place online and in-person at the University of Manchester’s Barnes Wallis Building, the sessions will give participants the time and space to fully-engage with colleagues across a variety of research domains.

Generous funding from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council means this event is open to specialists from across the United Kingdom.

  • Monday 28 March - Exploring the HPC Landscape
  • Tuesday 29 March - Engagement
  • Wednesday 30 March - Facilitation
  • Thursday 31 March - Leadership
  • Friday 1 April - Friends and Vendors

For full details of the programme and the latest confirmed speakers, please visit:


This is a hybrid event taking place over multiple days. Please select in-person or virtual tickets for ALL of the days you plan to attend. All bookings will receive the joining links for remote attendance.

You can book aplace via our Eventbrite page at:


Anyone who is attending the event in-person can register for overnight accommodation.

There will be no cost to the attendee for the room.

Full details of the hotel can be found at:

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