HPC 360 Your Ticket to the Game

Thursday, September 30th, 2010
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Microsoft Technology Session (lunch included)

*Introduction to Parallel Excel on HPC Server, Lee Grant
*Introduction to Parallel Programming, Bill Colburn
*Introduction to GPGPU, Dan Negrut, Andrew Seidl & Hammad Mazhar

Lee Grant, Microsoft
Bill Colburn, Microsoft
Hammad Mazhar, Research Assistant, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Andrew Seidl, Grad Student, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Dan Negrut, Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin, Madison
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm


5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Opening Reception and Technology Showcase

Friday, October 1st, 2010
8:00 am - 9:00 am

Breakfast - Sponsored by AMD

Frank Hudziak, AMD
8:00 am - 3:00 pm


9:00 am - 10:00 am
Keven Hofstetter, Research Program Manager, Caterpillar
Kevin Golsch, General Motors, Performance Engineer
Earl Duque, Manager of Applied Research, Intelligent Light
10:00 am - 10:15 am


10:15 am - 11:45 am

Morning Session II

             Keynote presentation by Dr. Stephen Wheat, Intel

Matt Dunbar, Chief Architect, SIMULIA
Dr. Stephen Wheat, Senior Director, Intel
Van Beach, Product Manager, Milliman
11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Lunch - Sponsored by Panasas

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Dr. Robert Graybill, President & CEO, Nimbis Services
Greg Keller, R Systems
Al Stutz, CIO, Avetec
2:00 pm - 2:15 pm


2:15 pm - 3:00 pm

Afternoon Session II

*Enabling Innovation in American Manufacturing
Addison Snell, Intersect360 Research - Addison Snell, CEO of Intersect360 Research, will discuss results and insights from a new study of the dynamics surrounding potential HPC adoption for digital modeling and simulation across the U.S. manufacturing industry.

Addison Snell, CEO, Intersect 360 Research
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

*Prize drawings - Dell notebook, Football Tickets, and other prizes
*HPC 360 Conference Closing

Saturday, October 2nd, 2010
11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Illinois v. Ohio State Football Game with Pre&Post Tailgate Party sponsored by Intel