The full list of abstracts for all accepted talks and breakout discussions can be found here.

There is still time to submit ad-hoc breakout discussion topics! Please see here for more information.

Note: all times ET!

Day 1 - Monday, May 24, 2021 1 - 4:15 PM ET

Main Workshop: 1:00 - 3:45 PM ET
Social Event: 3:45 - 4:15 PM ET

Moderator: Sandra Gesing

Time (ET) Session Title
1:00 PM Intro (Welcome, State of US-RSE)
1:15 PM Talk
Developing an Integrated, Interdisciplinary RSE Department at Sandia National Laboratories
Reed Milewicz, James Willenbring and Dena Vigil
1:30 PM Talk
Help! I’m a Research Software Manager!
Jonathan Dursi
1:45 PM Talk
Towards a Culture of Continuous Improvement within RSE Teams
Derek Trumbo and Reed Milewicz
2:00 PM Talk
Collaborative Container Modules with Singularity Registry HPC
Vanessa Sochat
2:15 PM 15 min break
2:30 PM Talk
Refactoring Researcher-Developed Statistical R Packages: Technical Details and Challenges
Naeem Khoshnevis and Mahmood Mohammadi Shad
2:45 PM Talk
Spack Configuration Manager: Automating Toolchain Installations
Joe Frye, Miranda Mundt, Henry Swantner and Jon Pellegrini
3:00 PM Talk
LoadEnv: Consistently Loading Supported Environments Across Machines
Jason Gates, William Mclendon, Josh Braun and Evan Harvey
3:15 PM Talk
Logger: A Tool for Keeping Track of Python's Interactions with the Shell
David Collins, Josh Braun and Jason Gates
3:30 PM Pitching of Breakout Topics
3:45 PM Social half-hour
4:15 PM End of Day 1


Day 2 - Thursday, May 27, 2021 1 - 4 PM ET

Moderator: Julia Damerow

Time (ET) Session Title
1:00 PM Talk
A Voyage to Research Software Engineering: Ten Years Later Michael Bouzinier
1:15 PM Talk
Research Software Engineering as an emergent profession: A sociological perspective
Benjamin Sims
1:30 PM Talk
PresQT Services - A Path Forward for Connecting Platforms While Increasing Quality and FAIRness of Data and Software
Sandra Gesing, Natalie Meyers, Rick Johnson and John Wang
1:45 PM Talk
A Tiered Approach to Software Quality in National Laboratory Research Science
Miranda Mundt and Wade Burgess
2:00 PM Talk
Strategies for containerizing applications for use in HPC
Angel Pizarro and Christian Kniep
2:15 PM Talk
Sustainability as a Key Enabler for RSE Paths Forward
Michael Zentner
2:30 PM 15 min break
2:45 PM Breakout Discussion Session 1
3:15 PM Breakout Discussion Session 2
3:45 PM Closing Session
4:00 PM End of Day 2