IXPUG 2019 Annual Conference at CERN

from Tuesday, September 24, 2019 (8:30 AM) to Friday, September 27, 2019 (6:00 PM)
CERN (80/1-001)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Sep 24, 2019
Sep 25, 2019
Sep 26, 2019
Sep 27, 2019
AM
8:30 AM --- Registration Coffee ---
9:00 AM Welcome by Host - Dr Thomas Steinke (Zuse Institute Berlin) Alberto Di Meglio (CERN)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
9:15 AM
Session 1: Data Analytics and Machine Learning (until 10:00 AM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
9:15 AM Deep Learning workflows: examples from High Energy Physics - Federico Carminati (CERN) Dr Sofia Vallecorsa (CERN)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
10:00 AM
Session 1: Data Analytics and Machine Learning (until 11:30 AM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
10:00 AM Deploying AI Frameworks on Secure HPC Systems with Containers - Sofia Vallecorsa (CERN)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
10:30 AM Distributed Training of Generative Adversarial Networks for Fast Simulation - Gul Rukh Khattak (University of Peshawar (PK)) Sofia Vallecorsa (CERN)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
11:00 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:15 AM Performance and Scalability Analysis of CNN-based Deep Learning Inference in the Intel Distribution of OpenVINO Toolkit - Dr Iosif Meyerov (Lobachevsky State University)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
11:30 AM
Session 1: Data Analytics and Machine Learning (until 12:15 PM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
11:30 AM Progress and challenges on HPC and AI convergence - Mr Victor Lee (Intel)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
8:30 AM --- Registration Coffee ---
9:00 AM Day 2 Agenda Review   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
9:15 AM
Session3: Applications Usage and Visualization (until 10:15 AM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
9:15 AM Cost-efficiency of Large-scale Electronic Structure Simulations with Intel Xeon Phi Processors - Hoon Ryu (Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
9:45 AM Optimizing Beyond Vectorization and Parallelization: a Case Study on QMCPACK - William Jalby (UVSQ / ECR) Cédric Valensi (UVSQ / ECR)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
10:15 AM
Session3: Applications Usage and Visualization (until 11:30 AM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
10:15 AM Hybrid-BLonD: Efficient Scale-Out of Beam Longitudinal Dynamics Simulations - Konstantinos Iliakis (CERN)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
10:30 AM Optimizing Astrophysical Simulation and Data Analysis codes on Intel Architectures - Salvatore Cielo (Leibniz Supercomputing Centre)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
10:45 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:00 AM High-Fidelity Rendering for Large-Scale Tiled Displays - Joao Barbosa (The University of Texas at Austin - TACC)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
11:15 AM Applying Vectorization to Lattice QCD Calculations - Shun Xu (Computer Network Information Center, Chinese Academy of Sciences) Zhong Jin (Computer Network Information Center, Chinese Academy of Sciences)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
11:30 AM
Session 4: Memory and Storage (until 12:15 PM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
11:30 AM A journey over the memory managment stack for HPC large applications on moderne architectures - Sébastien Valat (ATOS/Bull)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
8:30 AM --- Registration Coffee ---
9:00 AM Day 3 Agenda Review   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
9:15 AM
Session 5: Emerging Technologies (until 10:45 AM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
9:15 AM An Integrated FPGA orchestrator for seamless scalability and resource management - Mr Elias Koromilas (Inaccel)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
9:45 AM Characterizing Performance Benefits of HBM2 on Intel Stratix 10 FPGAs - Tiziano De Matteis (ETH Zurich) Richard Chamberlain (BittWare)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
10:15 AM Acceleration of Scientific Deep Learning Models on Heterogeneous Computing Platform with Intel FPGA - Sofia Vallecorsa (CERN)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
10:45 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:00 AM
Session 5: Emerging Technologies (until 11:45 AM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
11:00 AM Natural Language Processing with Intel Quantum Simulator - Myles Doyle (Irish Centre for High End Computing)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
11:30 AM Simple Implementation of Quantum Bits in Silicon by Decoupling them in Space and Time - Nagi Mekhiel (Ryerson University)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
11:45 AM
Session 5: Emerging Technologies (until 12:30 PM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
11:45 AM How AI and DA combined with HPC shape innovation in Exascale architectures - Marie-Christine Sawley (Intel Corporation)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
9:00 AM
Hands-on and Tutorials (until 12:00 PM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
9:00 AM TUTORIAL 3: Compute offload acceleration with FPGA - Francisco Perez (Intel)   (513/1-024)
PM
12:15 PM --- Lunch break ---
1:15 PM
Session 1: Data Analytics and Machine Learning (until 2:30 PM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
1:15 PM “Big Data In HEP” - Physics Data Analysis, Machine learning and Data Reduction at Scale with Apache Spark - Luca Canali (CERN)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
1:45 PM I/O for Deep Learning at Scale - Dr Quincey Koziol (NERSC / LBNL)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
2:15 PM Deep Learning for satellite imagery - Yoann Boget (University of Geneva)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
2:30 PM
Session 2: Libraries and Tools (until 3:30 PM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
2:30 PM Exploiting Emerging Multi-core Processors for HPC and Deep Learning using MVAPICH2 MPI Library - Prof. Dhabalaeswar Panda (The Ohio University)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
3:00 PM OpenCL in Scientific High Performance Computing - Mr Matthias Noack (Zuse Institute Berlin)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
3:30 PM --- Coffee break ---
3:45 PM
Session 2: Libraries and Tools (until 4:15 PM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
3:45 PM OpenMP to FPGA offloading prototype using the Intel FPGA SDK for OpenCL – An IXPUG success story - Mr Marius Knaust (Zuse Institute Berlin)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
4:15 PM
Session 2: Libraries and Tools (until 5:00 PM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
4:15 PM Next generation Intel MPI product for next generation systems. The latest Intel MPI features and optimization techniques - Klaus-Dieter Oertel (Intel corporation)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
5:00 PM IXPUG Day 1 Closing Remarks (Day 1 Recap and Day 2 Agenda)) - Dr Estela Suarez (Juelich Research Centre) Alberto Di Meglio (CERN)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
5:15 PM Welcome to CERN - short introduction to what we do   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
5:30 PM --- Networking Reception ---
12:15 PM --- Lunch break ---
1:15 PM
Site Updates (until 2:15 PM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
1:15 PM Site update: Texas Advanced Computing Center - Joao Barbosa   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
1:30 PM Site update: Juelich Computing Centre - Estela Suarez (Juelich Supercomputing Centre)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
1:45 PM Site update: Leibniz Supercomputing Centre - Salvatore Cielo (Leibniz Supercomputing Centre)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
2:00 PM Site update: Zuse Institute Berlin - Dr Thomas Steinke (Zuse Institute Berlin)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
2:15 PM
Session 4: Memory and Storage (until 3:30 PM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
2:15 PM Disrupting High Performance Storage with Intel DC Persistent Memory & DAOS - John Carrier (Intel Corporation)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
2:45 PM Modernizing Legacy Codes for Next-Generation Storage Infrastructures: A Case Study of PALM on Intel DAOS - Steffen Christgau (Zuse Institute Bern)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
3:15 PM Toward Easing the use of Optane DIMMs as Part of Heterogeneous Memory Systems - Marc Jorda (Barcelona Supercomputing Center)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
3:30 PM --- Coffee break ---
3:45 PM
Session 4: Memory and Storage (until 4:45 PM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
3:45 PM Persistent Memory based Key-Value Store for Data Acquisition Systems - Maciej Maciejewski (Intel Corporation)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
4:15 PM Partitioned Interleaved Bloom filters using Optane DC Persistent Memory - Enrico Seiler (Freie Universität Berlin)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
4:45 PM
Session 4: Memory and Storage (until 5:30 PM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
4:45 PM Exploiting persistent memory for workflows and computational simulation - Dr Adrian Jackson (The University of Edinburgh)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
5:30 PM IXPUG Day 2 Closing Remarks (Day 2 Recap and Day 3 Agenda))   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
12:30 PM
Session 5: Emerging Technologies (until 1:15 PM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
12:30 PM General Purpose Heterogenous Next-Generation Systems - Richard Gerber (National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
1:15 PM IXPUG Day 3 Closing Remarks (Day 3 Recap and Conference Closing Remarks)   (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
1:30 PM --- Lunch break ---
2:30 PM
Hands-on and Tutorials (until 5:00 PM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
2:30 PM TUTORIAL 1: Numba/HPAT And Daal4py: The Painless Route In Python To Fast And Scalable Data-Analytics/Machine-Learning - Frank Schlimbach (Intel Corporation)   (31/3-004 - IT Amphitheatre)
2:30 PM TUTORIAL 2: Verificarlo: Floating-point Computing Verification and Optimization - Eric Petit (Intel Corporation) Yohan Chatelain (Universty of Versailles, Li-Parad, ECR Lab) David Defour (Universty of Versailles, ECR Lab, and University of Perpignan) Pablo de Oliveira Castro (Universty of Versailles, Li-Parad, ECR Lab)   (31-S-028)
12:00 PM --- Lunch break ---
1:30 PM
Hands-on and Tutorials (until 4:00 PM) (80/1-001 - Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor)
1:30 PM TUTORIAL: Intel Solution for AI - Walter Riviera (Intel)   (513/1-024)