Upcoming Events

Rise of the Super Smart Supercomputer

March 14, 2013 6:30PM to 8:00PM
Presenter 
Pete Beckman (MCS), Director - Exascale Technology and Computing Institute
Location 
Building 240
Type 
Colloquium
Series 
Argonne OutLoud Lecture Series

Pete Beckman, presents "Rise of the Super Smart Supercomputer: How Massively Powerful Computers and Big Data are Transforming Science and Our Lives" at the next Argonne OutLoud Lecture Thursday, March 14, 2013.

Event agenda:

  • 6:30 - 7:00 p.m. Reception
  • 7:00 - 7:30 p.m. Talk
  • 7:30 - 8:00 p.m. Q&A

Celebrate Pi Day at Argonne with Pete Beckman and learn how math and supercomputers are accelerating scientific discovery and helping us predict the future. From discovering the secret inner workings of the universe to developing cars that can drive themselves, Pete Beckman will share with you the technology and science fueling a new breed of massive, smart supercomputers that will improve our world.

The event will take place at the Argonne TCS Conference Center, Building 240, and will include light refreshments and a poster session preceding the lecture.

The lecture is free, but registration is required.

Register for "Rise of the Super Smart Supercomputer."

Can't attend in person? The event will be broadcast live at Argonne's live stream channel.