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C++ and OMP Standards

September 30, 2013 10:00AM to 12:00PM
Presenter 
Michael Wong, IBM
Location 
Building 240, Room 1172
Type 
Seminar
Series 
ALCF Seminar

10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Part I: C++ Standards Update: Parallelization, C++11, C++14

11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Part II: OMP Standards Update

Michael Wong is the CEO of the OpenMP Corporation, a consortium of 26 member companies that hold the de-facto standard for parallel programming specification for C/C++ and FORTRAN.

He is the IBM and Canadian Head of delegation to the C++ Standard, and Chair of the WG21 Transactional Memory group. He is the co-author of a number of C++/OpenMP/TM features and patents. He is the past C++ team lead to IBM´s XL C++ compiler, C compiler and has been designing C++ compilers for twenty years. Currently, he is leading the C++11 deployment as a senior technical lead for IBM. His current research interest is in the area of parallel programming, C++ benchmark performance, object model, generic programming and template metaprogramming. He is a frequent speaker at various technical conferences and serves on the Programming Committee of Boost, and IWOMP.