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All events will take place at the NCSA Building, 1205 W. Clark St., unless otherwise specified

Monday, May 21, 2007
Noon Golf outing
Stone Creek Golf Club
2600 Stone Creek Blvd., Urbana

If you need transportation to the golf outing, please contact Susan Vinson-Olson at svinson@ncsa.uiuc.edu or 217-333-1163.
Noon Windows Compute Cluster Server 2003 Workshop
6:30pm - 8:00pm Opening reception and NCSA technology demos
Host: Brian Kucic, interim Private Sector Program director
Tuesday, May 22, 2007
7:45am - 8:45am Buffet breakfast
8:45 - 9:00am Welcoming remarks: Brian Kucic
9:00am - 9:45am Increasing Productivity with Windows Compute Cluster Server 2003
Kyril Faenov, Director of Windows High Performance Computing, Microsoft
9:45am - 10:30am Technical Computing @ Microsoft
Dan Fay, director, Microsoft Technical Computing in North America
10:30am - 10:45am Break
10:45am - 11:15am Rob Pennington, NCSA deputy director and head of the Innovative Systems Laboratory
11:15am - noon HPC in the Era of Multicore: The View from Intel
David Barkai, high-performance computing computational architect, Intel
Noon - 1:30pm Lunch

Institute for Advanced Computing Applications and Technologies
Thom Dunning, NCSA director
1:30pm - 2:15pm Designing scientific information and communicating to non-expert audiences
Donna Cox, director of NCSA's Advanced Visualization Lab
2:15pm - 3:00pm Supercomputing the Universe: Challenges for Data Management in the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope Project
Ray Plante, NCSA research scientist
3:00pm - 3:15pm Break
3:15pm - 4:00pm A Billion Bits or Bust
David E. Goldberg and Kumara Sastry, Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering
4:00pm - 4:45pm MITHRIL: Reactive Security System
Von Welch, head of NCSA's Security Research Division
6:00pm - 8:00pm Reception showcasing University start-ups

Transportation from the NCSA Building to the university's research park will be provided.
Wednesday, May 23, 2007
8:00am - 9:00am Buffet breakfast
9:00am - 9:30am Computer Assisted Extraction of Information and Knowledge from Images and Other Data
9:30am - 10:00am NCSA, Global Outreach and PRAGMA 13
Radha Nandkumar, leader of NCSA's International and Campus Relations (ICARE) efforts
10:00am - 10:15am Break
10:15am - 10:40am Cyberinfrastructure 2.0: Designing CI to Support User-Generated Content
10:40am - 11:30am Real Application Performance Analysis on NCSA Systems
Gregory Bauer, Nahil Sobh, NCSA
12:15pm Private Sector Program Advisory Council Meeting



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