Invited speakers

ParCo conferences feature keynote presentations from leading figures in the parallel computing field. This year we are pleased to announce the following keynote speakers:

  • Stephen Furber, ICL Professor of Computer Engineering, School of Computer Science, University of Manchester, UK.  Title: Bio-Inspired Massively-Parallel Computation

  • Simon McIntosh-Smith, Head of the HPC Research Group at the University of Bristol, UK Title: Scientific Software Challenges in the Extreme Scaling Era

  • Keshav Pingali, Professor in the Department of Computer Science, University of Texas at Austin, USA Title: Parallel Program = Operator + Schedule + Parallel data structure

  • Rick Stevens, Associate Laboratory Director, Argonne National Laboratory and Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Chicago, USA.  Title: How might future HPC architectures utilize emerging neuromorphic chip technology?

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Last updated: 05 Feb 2015 at 10:10