Agenda

Tuesday, October 7

8:30-9:00 Gathering and Coffee
9:00-9:15 Open Session (Gilad Shainer, HPC Advisory Council Chairman and Dr. Marek from Senior Director of A*Star)
9:15-9:55 Keynote Session: Towards an Exascale Network Architecture (Richard Graham, MPI Forum – Steering Committee Member)
9:55-10:35 Keynote Session: InfiniCORTEX: Creating globally connected concurrent network of supercomputers using long-range InfiniBand (Dr. Marek T. Michalewicz, Senior Director, A*STAR Computational Resource Centre)
10:35-10:50 Coffee Break
10:50-11:20 Visual Computing for Cloud Mobile (Marc Hamilton, Vice President, Solution Architecture & Engineering, Nvidia Inc.)
11:20-11:55 Design of Optimal Interconnection Network Topologies for Supercomputers Using Graph Theory (Prof Yuefan Deng, Stony Brook University, New York, USA, National University of Singapore and National Supercomputer Center in Jinan, China)
11:55-12:15 Sponsor Session: (Lenovo)
12:15-13:15 Lunch
13:15-13:35 Sponsor session: HPC Storage Use Cases for Petaflop & Exaflop (Atul Vidwansa, DDN)
13:35-14:10 HPC Market Update (Addison Snell, Intersect360)
14:10-14:30 INSPUR and HPC Innovation(Dong Qi [Forrest], Inspur)
14:30-15:00 Big Data Analytics and Data Warehouse Using Accelerator for HPC (KK Yong / Dr. Boon Keong Seah, MiMOS Berhad)
15:00-15:20 Next Generation Productivity Tools for Exascale Computing: (Srirangam Srirangarajan, Altair)
15:20-15:35 Coffee Break
15:35-16:05 Enabling High performance Big Data platform with RDMA (Tong Liu, HPC Advisory Council)
16:05-16:35 Perspectives on implementation of a high performance scientific cloud backed by a 56G high speed interconnect (Jakub Chrzeszczyk, National Computational Infrastructure, The Australian National University)
16:35-16:55 Interconnecting The Exascale Machine (Vishal Bharat, Mellanox Technologies)
16:55-17:05 Sponsor Session: How HPC is getting into Financial Services? (Pierre-Yves Bouillaud, DBS)
17:05-17:15 Sponsor Session: A Fast Brain or a lot of Muscles or Both? (Gilles Tourpe, AP BUE IBM Platform Computing)
17:15-17:35 Sponsor Session: GPU Computing and Open Programming Frameworks: The Path For Future-Proof Legacy Codes (JC Baratault, AMD)
17:35-18:10 Singapore Students To Compete at SC14 (NTU and NUS)
18:10 Farewell and prize raffle