Speakers and Schedule

Talks will take place the Center for Computational Sciences, Boston University, 3 Cummington Mall, PRB (Physics Research Building) Room 595. The plan is to have short presentations to raise questions and provide ample time for  discussion by all participants.

Remote Access

Audio: Call into +1-866-740-1260, access code 3640117.
Slides: Go to www.readytalk.com, access code 3640117.

Tentative Schedule  of Speakers & Panelists

Nov. 4 , 2013

8:30 AM Coffee  et al

9:00 AM Start of Morning Session

Open Discussion:

  • How do we accelerate the transition to Heterogeneous Architectures with Accelerators?

12:30 PM Lunch PRB365

1:30 PM Start of Afternoon Session

Open Discusion:

5:00 PM     Panel Discussion: Professional Development and maximizing the impact of a SIMAC Institute.

Hans Johansen (LBL) Chair
Lori Diachin (LNLL),
Bruce Boghosian (Tufts)
Roscoe Giles(BU),
Claudio Rebbi(BU)


6:30 PM   Reception and Buffet Dinner at  Hariri Institute for Computing and Computational Science & Engineering
111 Cummington Mall, Room 180. See Travel & Hotel page for an updated map including the Hariri Institute, or click here for an alternative map for the dinner specifically.

Nov 5 , 2013

9:00 AM Start of Morning Session

12:30  Round Table Discussion : How Can the Industry Engage with  and Benefit from a Software Institute Like SIMAC

Don Lamb (U of Chicago) Chair
Andrew Jones (NAG),
Jonathan Cohen (NVIDIA),
Josh Danczyk (Caterpillar)
James F Wiedenhoefer (GE Global Research) et al

    1:00 Lunch PRB261