Saudi HPC/AI Conference 2022:

Using HPC & AI to accelerate and improve medical research (September 27-29, 2022)

Agenda


DAY 1 TUESDAY – SEPTEMBER 27 , 2022
8:30 - 9:00 Registration
9:00 - 9:30 Opening Session
9:00 - 9:10 Welcoming Remarks
9:10 - 9:20 Conference Opening Remarks and Agenda
9:20 - 9:30 Certificates Distribution Ceremony for Sponsors
9:30 - 10:00 Networking + Exhibition Opening + Coffee Break
TIME CONFERENCE SESSIONS SPEAKER NAME
10:00 - 12:00 Plenary session 1: Role of HPC in Medical Research
10:00 - 10:30 Keynote 1: Platinum Sponsor 1 Presentation (HPC & AI with Intel in the New Era of Supercomputing) Dr. Jean-Laurent Philippe, HPC Director, Intel
10:00 - 10:45 Application of Artificial Intelligence in Cytogenetics Yahya Bokhari, King Abdullah International Medical Research Center
10:45 - 11:00 The current status of the biomedical/biological research in term of HPC usage and presence Mohammed S. Alarawi, KAUST
11:00 - 11:15 AI & HPC in Healthcare Wolfgang Mertz, Dell (online)
11:15 - 11:30 Increasing diagnostic rate in Clinical Genomics variant interpretation using AZIZ supercomputer Dr. Nofe Ateq Alganmi, King Abdulaziz University
11:30 - 11:45 Leveraging Artificial Intelligence to Optimize Reservoir Simulation HPC Environment Alanood Alrassan , Saudi Aramco
11:45 - 12:00 Q&A + Conclusion of the Preliminary Session Session chair to moderate the discussion
12:00 -1:15 Lunch and Prayer Break + Networking
1:15 – 3:30 Plenary session 2: HPC in AI, Big Data
1:15-1:45 Prof. Paul Keynote Paul Calleja, The Cambridge Centre for Data-Driven Discovery, UK
1:45 - 2:00 Addressing the Exascale storage challenge Sven Breuner, VAST Data
2:00 - 2:15 Leveraging High Performance Computing for Big Data Processing Badr Badghaish, Saudi Aramco
2:15 - 2:30 Leveraging DAOS Storage System for Seismic Data Storage and Manipulation Merna Moawad, Intel
2:30 - 2:45 Data Analytics & AI in HPC Paul Brook, Dell (online)
2:45 - 3:00 Genomics Optimization And Scalability Zeeshan Kamal Siddiqi, Lenovo
Coding in the Entanglement Domain Naya Nagy, IAU
3:00-3:30 Q&A + Conclusion of the Preliminary Session Session chair to moderate the discussion
DAY 2 WEDNESDAY – SEPTEMBER 28, 2022
TIME CONFERENCE SESSIONS SPEAKER NAME
09:30 - 12:00 Plenary session 3: Emerging Technologies and HPC centers, facilities, and applications
9:00 - 9:15 HPC and AI services and applications at KAUST Dr. Jysoo Lee, Director KAUST
09:15 - 09:30 Cray AI Development Software Environment for HPE SUPERCOMPUTING Edmondo Orlotti, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
09:30 - 09:45 Simulation Runtime Optimization via Auto-Tuning of Numerical Tolerances Obai Alnajjar, Saudi Aramco
09:45 - 10:00 Research Computing @ NYUAD Muataz Al Barwani, New York University Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, UAE
10:00 - 01:15 SUPERCOMPUTING FOR THE EXASCALE COMPUTING Ben Bennett, Director, HPC & AI Strategic Programs, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
10:15 -10:30 Networking + Exhibition + Coffee Break
12:00 - 01:15 Lunch and Prayer Break+ Networking
01:15 - 03:30 Plenary session 3: HPC Cyber Security and Cloud Computing
01:15 - 1:45 Keynote: High-Performance Deep Learning, Machine Learning, and Data Science on Modern HPC Systems Dhabaleswar K. (DK) Panda, The Ohio State University, USA
1:45 – 2:00 Cloud-native HPC use case Walid Shaari, Saudi Aramco
2:00 - 2:15 Smartization of Societies: High-Performance Ingredients and Examples Prof. Rashid Mehmood, Director of Research, Training, and Consultancy HPC Center, King Abdulaziz University
2:15 - 2:30 HPC Cybersecurity benchmark Muneera M. Almuhaidib, Saudi Aramco
2:30 - 3:00 How to improve Biomedical Analytics while reducing Carbon Footprint Rick Koopman, lenove
3:00 - 3:15 Q&A + Conclusion of the Preliminary Session Session chair to moderate the discussion
12:00 - 1:15 Lunch and Prayer Break+ Networking Paul Brook, Dell (online)
1:15 - 3:30 Plenary session 3: HPC Cyber Security and Cloud Computing
1:15 - 1:45 Keynote: High-Performance Deep Learning, Machine Learning, and Data Science on Modern HPC Systems Dhabaleswar K. (DK) Panda, The Ohio State University, USA
1:45 - 2:00 Cloud-native HPC use case Walid Shaari, Saudi Aramco
2:00 - 2:15 Smartization of Societies: High-Performance Ingredients and Examples Prof. Rashid Mehmood, Director of Research, Training, and Consultancy HPC Center, King Abdulaziz University
2:15 - 2:30 HPC Cybersecurity benchmark Muneera M. Almuhaidib, Saudi Aramco
2:30 - 3:00 How to improve Biomedical Analytics while reducing Carbon Footprint Rick Koopman, lenove
3:00 - 3:15 Q&A + Conclusion of the Preliminary Session Session chair to moderate the discussion
3:15 - 3:45 Panel Discussion: High Performance Computing in Healthcare Dr. Khalid Adnan Alissa
Dr. Saber Feki/Dr. Jysoo Lee, KAUST
Prof. Rashid Mehmood, King Abdulaziz University
Eng. Ahmed Al-Jeshi, Saudi HPC
Eng. Saeed Zahrani, Saudi Aramco
3:45 - 4:00 Poster and Hackathon Winners Announcements
Day-3 Thursday- September 29, 2022 (Parallel Workshops)
Time Workshop 1
(Data Science on HPC platforms)
Workshop 2
(DPC++ Training Workshop)
Workshop 3
(Enabling & democratizing MLops in Healthcare)
Workshop 4
(Power and Cooling)
Workshop 5
9 -10
10-11
11-12
Data Science on HPC platforms - (part-1), By: KAUST Team: Saber Feki, David Pugh, Mohsin Shaikh, Rooh Khurram DPC++ Training Workshop (part-1), By: Amr Mohamed Nasreldin Elsayed, Intel Enabling and democratizing MLops in Healthcare, by: Dr Valerio Rizzo, Lenovo Power and Cooling, By: Jim Hearnden, Dell Cray AI Development Software Environment for HPE SUPERCOMPUTING Workshop (part-I), By: Andrea Carboni, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
12:00 - 1:15 Lunch and Prayer Break+ Networking
1:15 - 2:15 Data Science on HPC platforms - (part-2), By: KAUST Team: Saber Feki, David Pugh, Mohsin Shaikh, Rooh Khurram DPC++ Training Workshop (part-2), By: Amr Mohamed Nasreldin Elsayed, Intel Cray AI Development Software Environment for HPE SUPERCOMPUTING Workshop (part-2), By: Andrea Carboni, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
2:15 - 2:30 Refreshments + Networking