Program


9:00-9:30  BlueBee: from an (old) research idea to a hot company
Koen Bertels, TUDelft and BlueBee

9:30-10:00 Synchronizing Caches for Hardware Multithreading
Walid Najjar - UC Riverside

10:00-10:30 Evaluating the Performance of Pointer-Chasing Data Accesses in Shared Memory CPU-FPGA Systems
Gabriel Weisz - Carnegie Mellon University 

COFFEE BREAK (10:30-11:00)

11:00-11:30 AEGLE: Accelerating Big Bio-Data Analytics with Reconfigurable HPC
Georgi Gaydadjiev -  Maxeler

11:30-11:50 Prefetching to Improve the Worst-case Execution Time of Real-Time Big-Data Tasks
Jamie Garside - University of York

11:50 - 12:10 MapReduce FPGA accelleration for High-Performance Computing Machines
Dionysios Diamantopoulos - National Technical University of Athens

12:10 -12:30 Are FPGAs Ready for Drug Discovery?
Madhura Purnaprajna - Amrita School of Engineering