Reconfigurable Systems Summer Institute
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2005 RSSI Agenda

Monday, July 11
7:30 am - 12:00 pm Registration

Hallway outside 1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

7:30 am Breakfast (sponsored by Cray, Mitrion, Nallatech, SGI, and SRC)

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8:30 am Opening Welcome
Thom Dunning, Director, NCSA
Chip Zukoski, UIUC Vice Chancellor for Research

1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

9:00 am Opening Keynote: The Future of Reconfigurable Computing: A "Small Matter of Programming"
Duncan Buell
Professor and Chair, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of South Carolina

1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

10:00 am Break
10:30 am RC Systems Industry Presentation: A Computational Physicist's View of Reconfigurable High Performance Computing
Vincent Natoli, co-founder, Stone Ridge Technology

1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

11:30 am Lunch (sponsored by Cray, Mitrion, Nallatech, SGI, and SRC)

1005 Beckman

1:00 pm RC Systems Industry Presentation: The Cray XD1 Computer and its Reconfigurable Architecture
David Strenski, Application Analyst, Cray, Inc.

1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

2:00 pm RC Systems Industry Presentation: Implementing Algorithms in FPGA-Based Reconfigurable Computers Using C-Based Synthesis
Doug Johnson, Technical Marketing Manager, Celoxica, Inc.

1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

3:00 pm Break
3:30 pm RC Systems Industry Presentation: Software: The Next Direction for Reconfigurable Computing
Stefan Möhl, Chief Research Officer and Co-Founder, Mitrion

1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

5:00 pm Reception (sponsored by Cray, Mitrion, Nallatech, SGI, and SRC)

Beckman Atrium

7:30 pm End of Day
Tuesday, July 12
7:30 am - 12:00 pm Registration

Hallway outside 1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

7:30 am Breakfast (sponsored by Cray, Mitrion, Nallatech, SGI, and SRC)

1005 Beckman

8:30 am Opening Keynote: Field Programmable Gate Arrays - Power in Future HPC Systems
Eric A. Stahlberg
Senior Systems Manager, Ohio Supercomputer Center
Adjunct Instructor Computer Science, Franklin University

1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

9:30 am RC Systems Industry Presentation: SGI's Reconfigurable Application Specific Computing Technology
Steve Modica, Reconfigurable Computing Product Manager, SGI, Inc.

1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

10:30 am Break
11:00 am RC Systems Industry Presentation: Starbridge Solutions to Supercomputing Problems
Esmail Chitalwala
Starbridge Systems, Inc.

1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

12:00 pm Lunch (sponsored by Cray, Mitrion, Nallatech, SGI, and SRC)

1005 Beckman

1:30 pm RC Systems Industry Presentation: Application Development on SRC Reconfigurable Computing Systems
Jeffrey P. Hammes, SRC Computers, Inc.
Daniel S. Poznanovic, SRC Computers, Inc.

1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

3:00 pm Break
3:30 pm RC Systems Industry Presentation: Is it Time for Von Neumann and Harvard to Retire?
Allan Cantle, President and CEO, Nallatech

1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

4:30 pm RC Systems Industry Presentation: Reconfigurable Computing Made Easy!
Michael Babst, President and founder, DSPlogic, Inc.

1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

5:30 pm End of Day
Wednesday, July 13
7:30 am - 12:00 pm Registration

Hallway outside 1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

7:30 am Breakfast (sponsored by Cray, Mitrion, Nallatech, SGI, and SRC)

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8:30 am Reconfigurable Computing Tutorial
Kris Gaj, George Mason University
Volodymyr Kindratenko, NCSA
Craig Steffen, NCSA

1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

10:00 am Break
10:45 am RC Tutorial, part 2
Tarek El-Ghazawi, George Washington University
Kris Gaj, George Mason University
David Pointer, NCSA

1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

12:15 pm Lunch (sponsored by Cray, Mitrion, Nallatech, SGI, and SRC)

1005 Beckman

1:15 pm RC Tutorial, part 3
Tarek El-Ghazawi, George Washington University
Kris Gaj, George Mason University
David Pointer, NCSA

1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

2:45 pm Break
3:00 pm RC Tutorial, part 4
Tarek El-Ghazawi, George Washington University
Kris Gaj, George Mason University
David Pointer, NCSA

1025 Beckman (Auditorium)

4:30 pm End of Day


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