2nd Annual Georgia Tech, Sony/Toshiba/IBM Workshop on
Software and Applications for the Cell/B.E. processor

July 10-11, 2008
Atlanta, GA


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Sony Toshiba IBM

Sponsored in part by Sony, Toshiba, and IBM, through the STI Cell Center of Competence

Workshop Program

Klaus Advanced Computing Building
Georgia Institute of Technology

266 Ferst Drive, Atlanta, GA 30332

Thursday, 10 July 2008:

7:00am - 8:30am Stinger Shuttle will transport attendees from Marriott Residence Inn Hotel to Klaus Advanced Computing Building at Georgia Tech
7:20am - 9:00am Breakfast and Registration
9:00am - 9:10am

Opening Remarks: David A. Bader, Georgia Tech

9:10am - 9:45am

Keynote Talk:

The Cell at Los Alamos: Ray Tracing to Roadrunner

Allen McPherson

Allen McPherson, Los Alamos National Laboratory

Allen McPherson is a visualization researcher at Los Alamos National Laboratory. His research interests include hardware-accelerated rendering, visualization and rendering algorithms, and parallel computing. He holds a BS and MS in computer science from Southern Illinois University and the University of New Mexico, respectively.

9:45am - 10:15am

STI Centers of Competence, Plans and Successes:

Session Chair, Doreen Anding (IBM)

10:15am - 10:30am Coffee Break
10:30am - 11:30am

STI Centers of Competence, Plans and Successes:

11:30am - 12:30pm

Applications for Low-Cost Cell/B.E. Clusters:

12:30pm - 1:30pm Lunch
1:30pm - 3:00pm

Digital Media and Visualization Applications for Cell/B.E.:

3:00pm - 3:15pm Afternoon Break
3:15pm - 5:30pm

Programmability Session 1: (Language and Compiler)

 

5:30pm - 7:00pm Stinger Shuttle will take participants back to the Marriott Residence Inn Hotel

 

Friday, 11 July 2008:

7:00am - 8:30am Stinger Shuttle will transport attendees from Marriott Residence Inn Hotel to Klaus Advanced Computing Building at Georgia Tech
7:20am - 8:30am Breakfast
8:30am - 10:30am

Programmability Session 2: (Programming Model and Common Runtime)

10:30am - 10:45am Coffee Break
10:45am - 12:45pm

Programmability Session 3: (ISV Programmability Framework and Tooling)

12:45pm - 2:00pm

Lunch

2:00pm -3:00pm

Discussion and Wrap-up

  • David A. Bader (Georgia Tech)
3:00pm Stinger Shuttle will take participants back to the Marriott Residence Inn Hotel

Registration and Meals/Refreshments will be in the Atrium of the Klaus Advanced Computing Building, Georgia Tech.


Last Updated: July 30, 2008