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Program

Monday, July 29

11- 4 Introductory session for NTC students Slides from Monday talk by Libby Shoop and Macalester students (PowerPoint 2007 (.pptx) 13MB Jul31 13)

7:00 - 9:00 Reception (location: Hogan-Dine Studies #21)

Tuesday, July 30

7:30 - 8:45 Community Breakfast and introductions (Location: Hospitality Center #43)

Who are you? What is your institution like? How much parallelism is in your curriculum? What are the key things you want your students to be able to do?

9:00 - 12:00 Morning Session (Location: Hospitality Center #43)

9:00 - 9:20 Introduction to CSinParallel Dick Brown's Presentation (pdf) (Acrobat (PDF) 1.8MB Jul30 13)

9:50 - 10:20 A survey of Parallel and Distributed Computing (PDC) Concepts Joel Adam's Presentation (pdf) (Acrobat (PDF) 22.6MB Jul30 13)

9:20 - 9:50 A Closer look: modules and resources

10:20 -10:40 Break

10:40 - 12:00 Work time: You explore the modules and ask questions on piazza as you prepare a 10-minute presentation for the afternoon. Focus on the following:

  • what is your institution like?
  • how do you envision using modules?
  • which particular modules are you interested in adopting?
  • do you have material you would like share with csinparallel?

12:00 - 1:00 Lunch

1:15 - 4:45 Afternoon Session (Location: Hospitality Center #43)

1:15 - 2:30 Presentations by participants

2:50 -3:10 Break

2:30 - 2:50 Decide on afternoon breakout sessions

5:30 Dinner

Later in the evening: Tour; Star viewing and Navajo interpretations of the constellations

Wednesday, July 31

Location: Hospitality Center

7:30 - 8:45 Breakfast

9:00 - 11:30 Morning Session

9:00 - 10:10 Curriculum guidelines (ACM, TCPP) and breakout groups Curriculum Recommendations Presentation (Acrobat (PDF) 1.1MB Jul31 13)

ACM/IEEE Curriculum Guidelines spreadsheet (Excel 2007 (.xlsx) 351kB Jul31 13)
IEEE TCPP Curriculum Guidelines spreadsheet (Excel 2007 (.xlsx) 57kB Jul31 13)

10:10 - 10:30 Break

10:30 - 11:30 Breakout 'birds of a feather' sessions (topics based on participant interest)

TBA: Activities based on user interest; incentives for adopters or module writers

11:30 - 1:00 Lunch discussion (Location: Hospitality Center #43)

Where do we go from here? Document with notes from the discussion

12:45 - 1:30 Final assessment of workshop

Faculty: Please fill out the final assessment survey

Students: Please fill out this assessment survey

1:45 - 5:50 Optional tutorial sessions

Thursday, August 1

Optional sightseeing