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WORLDCOMP'08 - Keynote Lectures

Last modified 2010-11-04 19:20

  Featured Keynotes
Professor David A. Patterson
University of California at Berkeley, California, USA
Member, National Academy of Engineering
Member, National Academy of Sciences
Fellow of IEEE, ACM, and AAAS
Shared (with John Hennessy) the IEEE John von Neumann Medal
Date: July 14, 2008
Time: 8:45 AM
Location: Lance Burton Theater

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Searching in the "Real World"
Professor Ophir Frieder
Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
The Royden B. Davis, SJ, Chair in Interdisciplinary Studies at Georgetown University
IITRI Chair Professor of Computer Science at Illinois Institute of Technology
Director, Information Retrieval lab (IIT)
Fellow of IEEE, ACM, and AAAS

Date: July 14, 2008
Time: 9:40 AM
Location: Lance Burton Theater

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Anousheh Ansari
Chairman, CEO & Co-founder of Prodea Systems, Inc.
Space Ambassador

Date: July 14, 2008
Time: 10:30 AM
Location: Lance Burton Theater

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  General Keynote

Dimensions in Reconfigurable Computing: A New Wave In Electronic System Designs
Chris Phillips
VP of Engineering at ElementCXI
ElementCXI: 2008 EE Times ACE Awards Finalists as "Most Promising Technology"
Milpitas, CA, USA

Date: July 14, 2008
Time: 11:15 AM
Location: Lance Burton Theater

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  Other Keynotes
The Burgeoning Field of Network Science
Dr Frederick I. Moxley
Department of Defense Fellow & Visiting Professor,
Director of Research and Deputy Director of the Network Science Center
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science Department
United States Military Academy, West Point, NY, USA

Date: July 15, 2008
Time: 8:10 AM
Location: Ballroom 6

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High Performance Computing and Computational Intelligence: Link to the Translational Medicine and Personalized Healthcare

Date: July 14, 2008
Time: During the conference dinner (9:10 - 11:30 PM)
Location: Banquet Hall (Ballrooms 1-5)

Dr. Mary Qu Yang
National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
U.S. Dept. of Health of Human Services
Bethesda, MD USA
Dr. Jack Y. Yang
Harvard University
Cambridge, Massachusetts USA

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  BIOCOMP'08 Keynotes

The Emerging Field of Translational Bioinformatics - A National Perspective
Dr. Brian D. Athey
Professor, Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
Departments of Psychiatry and Internal Medicine
Associate Director, U-M Center for Computational Medicine and Biology (CCMB)
Director, Biomedical Informatics Program (BIP), Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research
Principal Investigator, NIH National Center for Integrative Biomedical Informatics
The University of Michigan Medical School, USA

Date: July 14, 2008
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Ballroom 5

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"Unfoldomics" of Human Diseases
Professor Vladimir N. Uversky
Senior Research Professor
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
and Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

Date: July 15, 2008
Time: 12:50 PM
Location: Ballroom 5

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  SERP'08 Keynote
A Formal Framework for Software System Modeling, Analysis and Realization
Professor Xudong He
School of Computing and Information Sciences
Florida International University
Miami, Florida, USA

Date: July 14, 2008
Time: 1:20 PM
Location: Ballroom 8

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  PDPTA'08 Invited Talk
Reliable Data Movement Framework for Distributed Science Environments
Rajkumar Kettimuthu
Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, USA
and The University of Chicago, Illinois, USA

Date: July 14, 2008
Time: 4:20 PM
Location: Ballroom 4

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Academic Co-Sponsors

Computational Biology and Functional Genomics Laboratory, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

International Society of Intelligent Biological Medicine

Horvath Laboratory, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA
Minnesota Supercomputing Institute, University of Minnesota, USA
Functional Genomics Laboratory, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
BioMedical Informatics & Bio-Imaging Laboratory, Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Intelligent Data Exploration and Analysis Laboratory, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA
Biomedical Cybernetics Laboratory, HST of Harvard University and MIT, USA
Center for the Bioinformatics and Computational Genomics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Harvard Statistical Genomics and Computational Laboratory, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Bioinformatics & Computational Biology Program, George Mason University, Virginia, USA
Hawkeye Radiology Informatics, Department of Radiology, College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa, USA
Medical Image HPC & Informatics Lab (MiHi Lab), University of Iowa, Iowa, USA
The University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota, USA
PSU - Prince Sultan University, Saudi Arabia
Institute for Informatics Problems of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia.
NEMO/European Union at Institute of Discrete Mathematics and Geometry, TU Vienna

Corporate Sponsors

Other Co-Sponsors

High Performance Computing for Nanotechnology (HPCNano)

International Technology Institute (ITI)



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