Program

Registrations:

Date Time Place
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 17:30 to 19:30 Sala Àgora
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 8:30 to 9:00 Sala Àgora
Thursday, September 7, 2017 8:00 to 16:00 Sala Àgora
Friday, September 8, 2017 8:00 to 9:00
Help desk:
10:00 to 11:00
13:30 to 16:30
18:00 to 19:30
Auditori Hall

For hackathon participants we highly recommend that you register on Tuesday.

 

Program:

September 06
Wednesday
September 07
Thursday
September 08
Friday
HOUR ACM-WE Hackathon ACM-WE Workshops and

ACM Europe Conference Talk and Panel

ACM-WE womENcourage

at Auditori (Vèrtex Building)

8:30 Registration

at Sala àgora

Registration

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Registration

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8:45
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ACM-WE
Workshop 1: Introduction to HPC  (at A3-101)

Workshop 3: ACM Celebrations (B6 – Sala d’Actes)

Workshop 5: CodeCon Competition (at A3-102)

Workshop 7: OpenStack Platform  (at A3-103)

Welcome
9:15
9:30 Keynote by Alison Kennedy

“Supercomputing – dispelling the myth of boys jobs and girl jobs”

9:45
10.00
10.15 Break
10.30 (Coffee break and Posters time)
10.45
11.00 Break Tech Talk by HP (Speakers: Naroa Gonzales & Susana Barrera)
11.15
11.30 ACM-WE
Workshop 1 (cont.)

Workshop 4: Greenfoot (at A3-103)

Workshop 6: From personalization to data… (at A3-102)

Workshop 8: Network Security (C6-S302)

ACM-WE
Career Fair

at Sala Àgora

Tech Talk by Accenture by Mirenchu Echeverri
11.45
12.00 Panel: “Women in the Workplace : Opportunities and Challenges”
Moderator: Jane Richardson (Oracle)
Panelists:
Sonia Cañizares    (Microsoft)
Tatiana Mora    (everis)
Paula Riesgo    (Sopra Steria)
Natasa Millic-Frayling    (ACM Europe, ACM-W Europe)
12.15
12.30
12.45 Posters
13.00 Lunch (together with ACM Europe conference, Vèrtex garden)
13.15
13.30 Lunch (with career fair) at Sala Àgora
13.45 Food in room
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Career Fair at Sala Àgora
ACM Europe*

HPC Keynote by Katherine Yelick: “Breakthrough Science at the Exascale”

14.15
14.30
14.45
15.00 ACM Europe*

Panel

15.15
15.30
15.45
16.00 Break (Walk to UB)
16.15
16.30 ACM Europe Conference Opening Coffee Break
16.45
17.00 Turing Lecture: Silvio Micali

“ALGORAND: A new distributed ledger”

ACM WE

Panel: “How HPC can Change the World”
Moderator: Toni Collis (University of Edinburgh)
Panelists:
Rosa Maria Badia (UPC – BSC)
Lorena Alonso (BSC)
Jazmín Aguado-Sierra (BSC)

17.15
17.30
17.45  Video “Theater Play to Fostering STEM talent in girls”
18.00 ACM Europe*

Cyber Security Panel

Closing – Raffle
Reyyan Ayfer, co-chair of womENcourage 2017
Núria Castell, co-chair of womENcourage 2017
18.15
18.30 Posters
18.45
19.00
19.15 Social Activity: Pizza Party
19.30 ACM Europe*

Joint Reception

19.45
20.00
20.30
21.00

*ACM Europe activities requires separate registration (no registration fee).

The website for ACM Europe registrations is available here: http://acmeurope-conference.acm.org/registration/

 

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