Here’s what’s on tap at the two theaters in the Dell Booth (# 1739) on Thursday, November 20:


  • 10:15 a.m., William Edsall, HPC Lead Analyst, Dow Chemical
  • 1:15 p.m., Rhian Resnick, Asst. Director Middleware and HPC, Florida Atlantic University – “Lessons Learned Building a Research Computing Environment”
  • 2:00 p.m., Padma Raghavan, Ph.D., Penn State


  • 10:30 a.m., Skip Garner, Ph.D., Virginia Bioinformatics Institute, Founder and Chief Scientist at Genomeon and Helitext – “Mining 8,000+ Genomes for Cancer Diagnostics”
  • 11:00 a.m., Kenneth Buetow, Ph.D., Arizona State University
  • 11:30 a.m., Muhammad Atif, Ph.D., NCI and ANU – “Perspectives on Implementations of an HPC Cloud Backed by Dell Hardware”
  • 1:00 p.m., Jimmy Pike, Senior Fellow and the Chief Architect and Technologist, Dell – “The New Dell and Scalable Solutions:  HPC, Big Data, and Cloud Computing”
  • 1:30 p.m., Paul Muzio, Director CUNY HPC Center, City University of New York – “The City University, The City and the Environment”