SCHEDULE

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10:30 – 11:00 Verifying Parallel Software: Can Theory Meet Practice?
Paul McKenney – CTO Linux, IBM.

11:05 – 11:10 Lightning Talk –
How to speed up WordPress using Intel’s Threading Building Blocks (TBB) and Facebook’s HipHop

11:10 – 12:10 In Search of Transmission Capacity – a Multicore Dilemma
Vinton Cerf – VicePresident and Chief Internet Evangelist, Google

12:15 – 13:30 Lunch

13:30 – 14:20 Is Parallel Programming Hard, And If So, Why?
Paul McKenney – CTO Linux, IBM.

14:25 – 14:30 Lightning Talk – How to build large scale applications using PHP

14:30 – 15:15 Parallel Programming – an Overview of Non Mainstream Languages
Lenz Gschwendtner – Team Leader, Open Parallel

15:15 – 15:45 Interval

15:45 – 16:10 Multicore vs FPGAs
John Williams – CEO, PetaLogix and Lecturer, University of Queensland

16:10 – 16:35 Painless Parallelization with Gearman
Tim Uckun – Solutions Architect, Enspiral

16:35 – 17:00 Discovering Inherent Parallelism in Sequential Programs
Wayne Kelly – Senior Lecturer, Queensland University of Technology

17:00 – 17:20 Panel – Which Industries / Applications Need Parallelization TODAY? –
Moderator -Nicolás Erdödy

17:20 – 17:30 Birds of a Feather

17:30 Miniconference (formally) Ends.
Tradition says that it continues at the nearest pub.

Look forward to see you in Brisbane in January!