The White House National Strategic Computing Initiative Workshop

Hilton McLean Tysons Corner
October 20 - 21, 2015

Agenda

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Themes: convergence of data-intensive and numerically intensive computing; hardware technology for future HPC (beyond Moore's law); and improving productivity in HPC application development and deployment, and workforce development.

 

Day 1 | October 20, 2015 | 8:45 AM - 5:00 PM

Registration (8:15-8:45)

Welcoming Remarks (8:45-9:15)

Logistics (9:15-9:30)

Panel 1: Convergence of Data Analytics
and Computationally-Intensive Computing (9:30-10:30)

Moderator: Rob Leland
Sandia National Laboratories

William H. Burnett
U.S. Navy
Barry Chen
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Patricia McBride
Fermilab
Ryan Quick
PayPal

Bill Lapenta
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Break (10:30-10:45)

 

Panel 2: Convergence of Data Analytics
and Computationally-Intensive Computing (Further Discussion) (10:45-11:45)

Moderator: Dona Crawford
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

David Bader
Georgia Institute of Technology
Chris Johnson
University of Utah
Peter Koenig
Procter & Gamble
Anna M. Michalak
Carnegie Science & Stanford University

Fred Streitz
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Lunch (11:45-12:45)

Keynote (12:45-1:30)
Thomas Theis
Semiconductor Research Corporation

Panel 3: Future Computing Technology (1:30-2:30)

Moderator: Irene Qualters
National Science Foundation

Wilfried Haensch
IBM Research
Steve Oberlin
NVIDIA
Shekhar Borkar
Intel
Doug Burger
Microsoft

John Martinis
University of California, Santa Barbara & Google

Break (2:30-3:00)

Breakout Sessions (3:00-5:00)

 

Day 2 | October 20, 2015 | 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Summary of Breakout Groups from Day 1 (9:00-9:30)

Keynote (9:30-10:15)
Kathy Yelick
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
University of California, Berkeley

Break (10:15-10:30)

Panel 4: Improving Productivity in HPC Application
Development and Deployment, and Workforce Development (10:30-11:45)

Moderator: Gerald Blazey
Northern Illinois University

Ewa Deelman
University of Southern California
Patrick McCormick
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Keshav Pingali
University of Texas
Barbara Chapman
University of Houston & Stony Brook University
Michael Franklin
University of California, Berkeley
Todd Gagorik
Amazon

Lunch (11:45-12:45)

Breakout Groups (12:45-2:30)

Summary of Breakout Groups from Day 2 (2:30-3:00)

Closing Remarks (3:00-3:30)