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Invited Speakers & Abstracts

Workshop Program

SC07 Travel Info



UNC GAMMA Research Group

UNC Graphics & Imaging Analysis Research Cluster


ACM SuperComputing 2007
ManyCore and MultiCore Computing

Sponsors: Microsoft Corporation

Workshop dates: Sunday, November 11 - Monday, November 12, 2007

Location: C3

Pradeep Dubey, Intel Corporation
Naga Govindaraju, Microsoft Corporation
Bob Liang, Intel Corporation
Dinesh Manocha, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Scott Michel, Aerospace Corporation
Burton Smith, Microsoft Corporation

Workshop Agenda
Sunday, Nov. 11
8:30am Introduction and Welcome
8:35 – 9:20am John Manferdelli, Microsoft Corporation
Supercomputing and Mass Market Desktops (pdf)
9:20 – 10:05am Chuck Moore, AMD Corporation
The Role of Accelerated Computing in the Multi-core Era (pdf)
10:05 – 10:30am Break
10:30 – 11:15am Jack Dongarra, Univ. of Tennessee
An Overview of High Performance Computing and Challenges for the Future (pdf)
11:15 – 12:00pm

Charles Leiserson, MIT
Multithreaded Programming in Cilk (pdf)

12:00 – 1:30pm Lunch
1:30 – 2:15pm Dan Reed, RENCI/UNC Chapel Hill
Multicore: Let’s Not Focus on the Present (pdf)
2:15 – 3:00pm Dave Kirk, NVIDIA Corporation
NVIDIA CUDA Software and GPU Parallel Computing Architecture (pdf)
3:00 – 3:30pm Break
3:30 – 4:30pm Panel on Manycore/Multicore's Programmability Gap
Monday, Nov. 12
8:30am Introduction and Welcome
9:20 – 10:05am Vivek Sarkar, Rice University
Portable Parallel Programming for Heterogeneous Multicore Computing (pdf)
10:05 – 10:30am Break
10:30 – 11:15am Dave Patterson, UC Berkeley
The Parallel Computing Landscape: A Berkeley View 2.0 (pdf)
11:15am – 12:00pm Stephen Pawlowski, Intel Corporation
Supercomputing for the Masses
12:00pm Wrap up