Dr Jean-Philippe Nominé – Graduated from Ecole Polytechnique (Palaiseau) in 1986 and holds a PhD in Robotics, Pierre-et-Marie Curie University (Paris). Dr Nominé joined CEA HPC division in 1992, where he held different managing positions in HPC software development. Since 2008 he has been managing European HPC collaborations at CEA in Bruyères-le-Châtel, in conjunction with TGCC Supercomputing Centre activities. He was a Member of PRACE AISBL Board of Directors between mid-2010 and the end of 2011. Dr Nominé has been a member of the ETP4HPC Office since 2012, where he now manages the French Office hub and works as an Expert. He is also strongly involved in EXDCI project (www.exdci.eu), in particular leading the Work Package on ‘Impact Monitoring Methods and Tools’ for the European HPC ecosystem.