SEM4HPC 2017 is held in Washington D.C., USA, co-located with HPDC’17, the 26th International ACM Symposium on High-Performance Parallel and Distributed Computing.

Date: June 26, 2017

Room: to be announced


9:00-10:30: Session 1

9:00-9:10: Welcome and Introduction

9:10-10:00: Keynote: “MPI Acceleration of Image Classification: Are We Seeing the Resurgence of MPI in Solving Big Data Problems?”, Sameer Kumar, IBM Research.

10:00-10:30: Research Paper: “How Effective is Design Abstraction in Thrust? An Empirical Evaluation”, Ajai George, Sankar Manoj, Sanket Gupte, and Santonu Sarkar.

10:30-11:00: Coffee break

11:00-12:30: Session 2

11:00-11:30: Invited talk: “READEX Tool Suite for Energy-efficiency Tuning of HPC Applications”, Michael Gerndt, Anamika Chowdhury, and Madhura Kumaraswamy, Technical University of Munich.

11:30-12:00: Research Paper: “PRESGen: A Fully Automatic Equivalence Checker for Validating Optimizing and Parallelizing Transformations”, Soumyadip Bandyopadhyay and Kunal Banerjee.

12:00-12:30: Research Paper: “Using High Level GPU Tasks to Explore Memory and Communications Options on Heterogeneous Platforms”, Chao Liu, Janki Bhimani, and Miriam Leeser.

12:30: Close