Agenda 2013


Meeting rooms: The Panorama Room is on the lowest level (-3) of the main building.  Blue Moon is on the top level of the annex building (from the main building lobby: exit, turn left, walk to corner, the annex is across the street directly ahead and has an orange-and-black Nike logo on the front). In the Cadro Panoramica map, Check-in and the Panorama Room are located in the building labeled Hotel, Blue Moon is in the building labeled Squash.

Tuesday, May 28th – Tutorials

Room: Panorama

08:30-09:00 Registration (hotel main lobby)
09:00-10:30 Tutorial: The Intel Xeon Phi
Klaus Dieter Oertel, Intel
10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-12:30 Tutorial: The Intel Xeon Phi (part 2)
Klaus Dieter Oertel, Intel
12:30-13:30 Lunch
13:30-15:00 Tutorial: Developing Scientific Applications with the IBM Parallel Environment Developer Edition
Gregory Watson, IBM
15:00-15:30 Break
15:30-17:00 Tutorial: Developing Scientific Applications with the IBM Parallel Environment Developer Edition (part 2)
Gregory Watson, IBM
18:30 Bus departs hotel to downtown Lugano
TBA Bus departs downtown Lugano to hotel

Wednesday, May 29th

Room: Blue Moon

08:30-09:00 Registration (hotel main lobby)
09:00-09:45 Keynote Address: The Blue Brain Project: Challenges and Opportunities for HPC
Felix Schürmann, EFPL
09:45-10:45 High-Performance Computing at CSCS: Co-Design and New Separation of Concerns for HPC
Thomas Schulthess, Director CSCS
10:45-11:15 Break
11:15-12:15 Big Data Application Workloads with Map Reduce
Piyush Chaudhary, IBM
13:15-14:00 STFC Daresbury Site Update
Tim Franks, STFC
14:00-14:45 Mira Blue Gene/Q Deployment and Early Science Results at the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility
Raymond Loy, ANL
14:45-15:15 IDRIS Site Update
Pascal Voury, IDRIS
15:15-15:45 Break
15:45-16:30 Terrestrial Systems Research on IBM BG/Q at the Juelich Supercomputing Centre
Klaus Goergen, JSC
16:30-17:45 Panel: Green Data Center
18:30 Bus departs hotel for Group Event: dinner at Enoteca di via Cantonale [translated] [Map]

Thursday, May 30th

Room: Panorama

09:00-09:45 Direct Numerical Simulation of Low Mach Number Combustion
Christos E. Frouzakis, ETHZ
09:45-10:30 BG/Q Application Tuning – Experiences with Kernels From Real Applications
Thilo Maurer, IBM Deutschland
10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-11:45 Hybrid Parallelization of a Pseudo-spectral DNS Code and its Computational Performance on RZG’s iDataPlex System “Hydra”
Markus Rampp, RZG
11:45-12:30 Energy Aware Scheduling for Large Clusters
Luigi Brochard, IBM France
12:30-13:30 Lunch
13:30-14:15 Using GPFS to Improve Multi-site Data Access
Stefano Gorini, CSCS
14:15-15:00 One Table to Rule Them All
Christoph Pospiech, IBM Germany
15:00-15:30 Break
15:30-16:00 Printf Beyond Petascale – Graphical and Log-based Debugging on the BlueGene/Q
Patrick Wohlschlegel, Allinea
16:00-16:30 HPC Workload Performance Tuning with IBM XL Compilers and Libraries
Yaoqing Gao, IBM Toronto
16:30-17:00 Debugging Scalable Applications on the Blue Gene/Q
Dean Stewart, Rogue Wave
17:00-17:30 PE Runtime/Developer (MPI/PGAS) Update and Requirements Gathering
Chulho Kim, IBM US
18:30 Bus departs hotel to downtown Lugano
22:00 Bus departs downtown Lugano to hotel

Friday, May 31st

Room: Blue Moon

09:00-09:45 Early Experiences with the NEMO Ocean Model on Blue Gene/Q
Italo Epicoco, Univ of Salento and CMCC
09:45-10:30 Blue Gene Performance Data Repository
I-Hsin Chung, IBM Watson
10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-11:30 Talk cancelled
Performance Analysis of the VASP HPC Application
Satish Kumar Sadasivam, IBM India
11:30-12:00 The NCAR Yellowstone Data Centric Computing Environment
Rory Kelly, NCAR
12:00-12:30 Closing remarks and discussion