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WestGrid Community Town Hall October 2016



As part of our ongoing initiative to keep our users regularly informed and engaged, WestGrid is hosting our third Community Town Hall session on Tuesday, October 11. If you missed our previous Town Halls, you can view the June presentation and slides here or the August session and slides here.

WestGrid's Executive Director and our Director of Operations will share the results of our User Survey, and the latest updates on the new systems and user data migration plans. Town Hall attendees are welcome to ask questions on these and other topics. 

The session will be streamed live online and is open to any existing WestGrid or Compute Canada user as well as members of the broader research community from all disciplines and departments.

How to Participate:

Step 1:


Step 2:

There are multiple ways to connect to the session. When you register, please indicate your preferred method of participation:

  • Live Webstream 
    At the time of the session, go to
    Webstream users can listen to and view the presentation but questions must be submitted via email to
  • Vidyo Software 
    At the time of the session, go to the online videoconference room (WG-Training). 
    Vidyo users can interact with the speakers and ask questions. Note: If you haven't used Vidyo before, you may need to download a free plug-in to run the online software. 

More Information:

Questions and comments are welcome at any time by sending an email to


Seminar Slides