Conferences

Schedules correspond to the time of Ecuador (GMT -5)

8:30

Opening

Speaker: Francisco Toral

8:30

9:30

Reproducibility of published scientific research on HPC: Myth or reality?

Speaker: Hakizumwamy Birali Runesha

Moderator: Jaime Puente

11:00

Research Desktop - A Remote Desktop for Computational and Storage Intensive Research

Sponsor: CENDIO

Speaker: Robert Henschel

Moderator: Carlos Jaime Barrios

11:00

11:30

Swarm Intelligence for Dynamic Optimization Problems

Speaker: Shengxiang Yang

Moderator: Alvaro de la Ossa

12:30

Case Study: Our ThinkLinc Journey - Marketing Talk: What is ThinkLinc

Case Study: Henrik Bilar 

Marketing Talk: Aaron Sowry

Moderator: Carlos Jaime Barrios

12:30

14:00

Track High Performance Computing

• Dynamically distributing tasks from an unattended parallel compiler with Cloudbook
• Fostering Remote Visualization: Contrasting experiences in two different HPC sites
• High performance computing simulations of granular media in silos
• Performance Analysis of Main Public Cloud Big Data Services Processing Brazilian Government Data

Moderator: Dennis Cazar

15:00

Exploiting Concurrency in GPUs

Speaker: Cristiana Barbosa Bentes

Moderator: Carla Osthoff

15:00

16:00

Track High Performance Computing

• Accelerating Machine Learning Algorithms with TensorFlow using Smart Thread Mapping Policies
• Methodology for design and Implementation an efficient HPC Cluster
• Estimating the execution time of the coupled stage in multiscale numerical simulations

Moderator: Isidoro Gitler

17:00

High Performance Computing Posters

• A High Granularity Approach To Network Packet Processing for Latency-Tolerant Applications With CUDA (Corvyd)
Sala 1 (Click here)

• Application of a supervised learning model to assess the ideal environmental conditions for growing coffee
Sala 2 (Click here)

• Study of Solid Biomass Combustion Modeling Using Openfoam
Sala 3 (Click here)

• Simulation Model of Agent-Based Crowd Behavior and Fuzzy Logic
Sala 4 (Click here)

Moderator: Esteban Meneses

17:00

9:30

Accelerating AI for Data-Driven Scientific Discovery

Speaker: Nick Nystrom & Paola Buitrago

Moderator: Harold Castro

9:30

11:00

HPC & AI : What we learnt from COVID-19

Sponsor: HPE

Speaker: Eng Lim Goh, PHD

Moderator: Philippe Navaux

11:30

Sponsor study & Marketing talk: HPE

Moderator: Philippe Navaux

11:30

12:00

Improving data center efficiency with GPU virtualization: the rCUDA case

Speaker: Federico Silla

Moderator: Ginés Guerrero

14:00

Track Artificial Intelligence using HPC

• Using HPC as a competitive advantage in an international robotics challenge
• A Survey on Privacy-Preserving Machine Learning with Fully Homomorphic Encryption
• Distributed greedy approach for autonomous surveillance using unmanned aerial vehicles
• Electricity demand forecasting using computational intelligence and high performance computing

Moderator: Sergio Nesmachnow

14:00

15:00

AI in the Data Center: from a single (GPU) node to Exascale

Sponsor: LENOVO

Speaker: Miro Hodak

Moderator: Isidoro Gitler

15:30

Track Artificial Intelligence using HPC

• Parallel/distributed generative adversarial neural networks for data augmentation of COVID-19 training images
• Analysis of regularization in deep learning models testbed architectures 
• Computer application for the detection of skin diseases in photographic images using convolutional neural networks

Moderator: Esteban Mocskos

15:30

16:30

Professional Services and Liquid Cooling for HPC systems

Sponsor study & Marketing case talk: LENOVO

Speaker: Milind Salokhe

Moderator: Isidoro Gitler

9:30

Parallel Biological Sequence Comparison in GPU Clusters

Speaker: Alba Cristina Alves de Melo

Moderator: Carla Osthoff

9:30

11:00

InfiniBand In-Network Computing Technology and Roadmap

Sponsor: NVIDIA

Speaker:  Scot Schultz

Moderator: Rafael Mayo

11:30

AI meets Humans

Speaker: Markus Eger

Moderator: Alvaro de la Ossa

11:30

12:30

The New World of Scientific Simulations

Sponsor: HPC-AI Advisory Council

Speaker: Gerardo Cisneros-Stoianowski

Moderator: Philippe Navaux

14:00

Scalac Panel

Moderator: Luis Eliecer, Alvaro de la Ossa

14:00

15:30

Award & Presentation CARLA2021

Presentation: Lizette Dueñas Robles 

Moderator: Carlos Jaime Barrios 

16:00

Close

16:00

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This year the Latin America High Performance Computing Conference (CARLA 2020) will be virtual from Cuenca from September 2 to September 4 2020, in collocation with TICAL 2020.