2010 Workshop on Petascale Computing and Personalized Medicine

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2010 Workshop on Petascale Computing and Personalized Medicine

Agenda

All activities will be held at the NCSA Building, 1205 W. Clark St., Urbana, Illinois, unless otherwise noted.

Sunday, October 17

3:45 p.m.
Shuttle leaves Chicago O'Hare
6:30 p.m.
Welcome, cocktails and dinner
NCSA Lobby
7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Session 1: Petascale computing
Moderator: Michael Welge, NCSA

Blue Waters: An extraordinary capability for advancing biomedical research
Thom Dunning, NCSA / Klaus Schulten, Illinois
Streaming video of this presentation is available (.asf)

Roundtable discussion

Monday, October 18

8:00 a.m.
Continental breakfast
8:30 a.m.
Session 2: Data-driven biology
Roundtable discussion
10:30 a.m.
Coffee break
11:00 a.m.
Session 3: Making sense of large-scale datasets
Roundtable discussion
1:30 p.m.
Lunch
2:00 p.m.
Demo of NCSA 3D scientific visualizations and tour of the National Petascale Computing Facility (transportation provided)
4:00 p.m.
Session 4: Clinical informatics of the future
Roundtable discussion
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Dinner at Silvercreek Restaurant
402 North Race St
Urbana, Illinois
217-328-3402

Tuesday, October 19

8:00 a.m.
Continental breakfast
8:30 a.m.
Session 5: Computational challenges
Moderator: Victor Jongeneel, Illinois

Aimée Dudley, ISB

Computational challenges in phylogenetics
Alexis Stamatakis, Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies
Streaming video of this presentation is available (.asf)

Roundtable discussion
10:30 a.m.
Coffee break
11:00 a.m.
Overall discussion, outlining a roadmap for the future
12:30 p.m.
Sandwich lunch, lunch boxes available
1:00 p.m.
Shuttle bus departs for Chicago O'Hare, arriving at 4 pm