Keynote by Prof. Onur Mutlu


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Biography

Onur Mutlu is a Professor of Computer Science at ETH Zurich. He is also a faculty member at Carnegie Mellon University, where he previously held the William D. and Nancy W. Strecker Early Career Professorship. His current broader research interests are in computer architecture, systems, and bioinformatics. He is especially interested in interactions across domains and between applications, system software, compilers, and microarchitecture, with a major current focus on memory and storage systems. A variety of techniques he and his group have invented over the years have influenced industry and have been employed in commercial microprocessors and memory/storage systems. He obtained his PhD and MS in ECE from the University of Texas at Austin and BS degrees in Computer Engineering and Psychology from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. His industrial experience spans starting the Computer Architecture Group at Microsoft Research (2006-2009), and various product and research positions at Intel Corporation, Advanced Micro Devices, VMware, and Google. He received the inaugural IEEE Computer Society Young Computer Architect Award, the inaugural Intel Early Career Faculty Award, faculty partnership awards from various companies, a healthy number of best paper or "Top Pick" paper recognitions at various computer systems and architecture venues, and the ACM Fellow recognition. His computer architecture course lectures and materials are freely available on YouTube, and his research group makes software artifacts freely available online. For more information, please see his webpage at https://people.inf.ethz.ch/omutlu/.

Onur Mutlu





Keynote by Prof. Fahim Kawsar


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Biography

Fahim Kawsar leads the Internet of Things research at Bell Laboratories and holds a Design United Professorship at TU Delft. His team at Cambridge and Antwerp aims at building transformative multi-sensory systems for disruptive mobile, wearable and IoT services in four application areas: Smart Home, Smart Enterprise, Urban City and Digital Lifestyle. He borrows tenets from Social Psychology, learns from Behavioural Economics and applies Computer Science methods to drive his research. Some of the keywords of his research include: Internet of Things, Behaviour and Activity Modelling, Physical Analytics, Distributed Middleware, and Smart Objects. He is a frequent keynote, panel and tutorial speaker, holds over 15 patents, organised and chaired numerous conferences, published over 100 papers and had projects commissioned.

Fahim Kawsar

Reference: http://www.fahim-kawsar.net/