Ignacio Laguna is a Computer Scientist at the Center for Applied Scientific Computing (CASC) at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), California. His main area of research is programing models and systems for high-performance computing (HPC). He is particularly interested in software correctness, program analysis, compilers, fault tolerance, and debugging. He received his PhD degree in Computer Engineering from Purdue University in 2012. He is the recipient of the ACM/IEEE-CS George Michael Fellowship in 2014, the Better Scientific Software (BSSw) Fellowship in 2019, the Hans Meuer Award for best research paper at ISC’19, and he was an R&D 100 Award Finalists in 2017. Ignacio is an IEEE Senior Member.