Meeting Program

Thursday 19 May 2011

09:00 - 09:30    Opening Session
            Welcome, Marc Shapiro (10 min)
            Overview of the Action and Plan for the Meeting, Paolo Romano (20 min)   slides: pdf

09:30 - 9:45     Working group 1: 

Cross-WG Activities, Showcases 

            Overview and Info on Cost Instruments, Luís Rodrigues  (15 min)   slides: pdf pptx

9:45 - 10:30     Working group 2, Session 1: TM systems

10:30 - 11:00    Coffe Break

11:00 - 12:00    Working Group 2, Session 2: Concurrency models 
            Relaxed transactional access models, Vasu Singh (15 min)   slides: pdf pptx
            On Multi-Versioning in Transactional Memory, Idit Keidar (15 min)   slides: pdf pptx
12:00 - 13:45    Lunch break

13:45 - 15:00    Working Group 2, Session 3: TM correctness and determinism
            Discussion (30 min)

15:00 - 16:00     Working Group 3: OS and Hardware Support
            Introduction - STM and OS Scheduling, Gilles Muller (15 min)   slides: pdf ppt
            TMBox: A Configurable 16-core Hybrid TM FPGA prototype, Osman Unsal (15 min)   slides: pdf pptx
            Discussion (15 min)

16:00 - 16:30    Coffee Break

16:30 - 17:30     Working Group 4, Session 1: Language support for TMs
            Introduction - Language support and tools - an overview, Wolfgang Karl (15 min)   slides: pdf pptx

19:30                 Social Dinner @ Noura Restaurant, at Institut du Monde Arabe


       
Friday 20 May 2011

09:00 - 10:30    Working Group 4, Session 2: TM programmability support and tools
            Programmer and Runtime Policies for Adaptive Many-Core Parallelism, Jeremy Singer (15 min)   slides: pdf
            Discussion (30 min)   slides: pdf pptx

10:30 - 11:00    Coffe Break

11:00 - 12:00     Working Group 5, Session 1: applications and distribution
            Introduction - Applications and Workloads: What Makes TM Shine?, Pascal Felber (15 min)   slides: pdf ppt

12:00 - 13:30     Lunch at Cafeteria

13:30 - 14:30     Working Group 5, Session 2: performance modelling and distribution
            Discussion (30 min)

14:30 - 15:00     General Discussion (30 min)

15:00 - 15:15     Closing