Steve Conway

Senior Adviser, HPC Market Dynamics

+1 612-381-6939

Steve Conway directs research related to the worldwide market for high performance computing. He also leads Hyperion Research's practice in high performance data analysis (big data needing HPC).

Specifically, Mr. Conway focuses on:

  • HPC market dynamics
  • High performance data analysis
  • HPC in EMEA
  • HPC in industry
  • HPC and cloud computing
  • Software stack/middleware

A 25-year veteran of the HPC and IT industries, Mr. Conway is a member of the steering committees of the HPC User Forum, and of the annual ISC Big Data and ISC Cloud conferences. He is a frequent conference speaker and contributor to HPC-related publications, including HPC studies for U.S. government agencies and the European Commission, as well as the 2015 book Industrial Applications of High Performance Computing.

Before joining Hyperion Research, Mr. Conway was vice president of investor relations and corporate communications for Cray Inc. He also held executive positions with SGI, Cray Research and CompuServe. Mr. Conway had a 12-year career in university teaching and administration at Boston University and Harvard University.
A former Senior Fulbright Fellow, Mr. Conway holds bachelor's and master's degrees in German from Columbia University and a master's in comparative literature from Brandeis University, where he also completed doctoral coursework and exams.