Introduction:

Welcome to the 3rd OAK Supercomputing Conference! This is the third conference in a series of semi-annual conferences in the southwest and midwest regions and is co-organized with the 4th High-Performance Computing Workshop (May 20-21, 2024). The conference will bring together supercomputing experts, researchers, and students from across the nation for a discussion and exploration of the latest trends, topics and technologies in high performance computing and related fields.

Major topics will include:

  • High Performance and High Throughput Computing (HPC/HTC)
  • Cybersecurity
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML)
  • Data Analytics and Data Visualization
  • Internet of Things (IoT)

Who Should Attend:

The conference is open to participants from higher-education, government, and industry. Attendance is anticipated from many of the major national labs, research centers and HPC centers from across the nation. The event will provide a unique opportunity to interact with many of the leading and emerging players in the community.

Encouraged to participate: The program committee specially encourages participants from emerging and smaller institutions to attend. There is travel support available (through the HPC Security Workshop).

OAK Conference Fee: FREE, registration is required.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER for the OAK Conference.
Dates: May 20-23, 2024  
 
Location: Wichita State University (Virtual attendance is available for some sessions)
Lodging and Travel Information
 

Organizing Committee:

 
  • Ryan Doll (Wichita State University)
  • Pratul Agarwal (Oklahoma State University)
  • Terrance Figy (Wichita State University)
  • Fares Najar (Oklahoma State University)
  • Chelsea Murphy (Oklahoma State University)

Agenda

Monday, May 20, 2024
Time (CST) Description Location Partipation
08:00 - 18:00
(8:00 AM - 6:00 PM) 
Registration and Sign-In  Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Aster Lounge 
In-person 
08:00 - 18:00
(8:00 AM - 6:00 PM) 
Vendor Areas Open
(Vendor Setup
08:00 - 12:00)
Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor
In-person 

For additional Monday sessions see the HPC Security Workshop.

Tuesday, May 21, 2024
Time (CST) Description Location  Participation
08:00 - 18:00
(8:00 AM - 6:00 PM) 
Registration and Sign-In  Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Aster Lounge 
In-person 
08:00 - 18:00
(8:00 AM - 6:00 PM) 
Vendor Areas Open Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor
In-person 
08:00 - 18:00
(8:00 AM - 6:00 PM) 
Poster and Project Areas Open Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
2nd floor, Lucas and Spencer Conference Rooms
In-person 
08:20 - 08:30
(8:20 AM - 8:30 AM) 
Morning Welcome and Announcements
- Ryan Doll (Wichita State University), Dr. Pratul Agarwal (Oklahoma State University)
Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual

NVIDIA Deep Learning Workshop (FREE)

Time (CST) Description Location  Participation
08:30 - 10:30
(8:30 AM - 10:30 AM) 
NVIDIA DL Workshop  Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
2nd floor, Santa Fe Trail Conference Room
In-person or Virtual
10:30 - 10:45
(10:30 AM - 10:45 AM) 
Morning Break Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor
In-person
10:45 - 12:00
(10:45 AM - 12:00 PM) 
NVIDIA DL Workshop (continued) Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
2nd floor, Santa Fe Trail Conference Room
In-person or Virtual
12:00 - 13:00
(12:00 PM - 1:00 PM) 
Lunch Break Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person
13:00 - 14:30
(1:00 PM - 2:30 PM) 
NVIDIA DL Workshop (continued) Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
2nd floor, Santa Fe Trail Conference Room
In-person or Virtual
14:30 - 14:45
(2:30 PM - 2:45 PM) 
Afternoon Break Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor
In-person
14:30 - 17:30
(2:30 PM - 5:30 PM) 
NVIDIA DL Workshop (continued) Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
2nd floor, Santa Fe Trail Conference Room
In-person or Virtual

OAK Supercomputing Tuesday Reception

Time (CST) Description Location  Participation
18:00 - 20:00
(6:00 PM - 8:00 PM) 
Tuesday Reception and Dinner
- Peer Networking Event
TBD In-person
18:30 - 19:30
(6:30 PM - 7:30 PM) 
Tuesday Reception Keynote(s) TBD In-person

For additional Tuesday sessions see the HPC Security Workshop.

Wednesday, May 22, 2024
Time (CST) Description Location  Participation
08:00 - 18:00
(8:00 AM - 6:00 PM) 
Registration and Sign-In  Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Aster Lounge 
In-person 
08:00 - 18:00
(8:00 AM - 6:00 PM) 
Vendor Areas Open Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor
In-person 
08:00 - 18:00
(8:00 AM - 6:00 PM) 
Poster and Project Areas Open Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
2nd floor, Lucas and Spencer Conference Rooms
In-person 
08:20 - 08:30
(8:20 AM - 8:30 AM) 
Morning Welcome and Announcements
- Ryan Doll (Wichita State University), Dr. Pratul Agarwal (Oklahoma State University)
Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual

Track 1 (Morning) - AI Safety and Security Workshop

Time (CST) Description Location  Participation
08:30 - 09:00
(8:30 AM - 9:00 AM) 
AI Safety And Security Workshop - Opening Keynote Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual
09:00 - 09:45
(9:00 AM - 9:45 AM) 
AI Safety And Security Workshop – Session 1 Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual
09:45 - 10:30
(9:45 AM - 10:30 AM) 
AI Safety And Security Workshop – Session 2 Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual
10:30 - 10:45
(10:30 AM - 10:45 AM) 
Morning Break Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor
In-person
10:45 - 11:30
(10:45 AM - 11:30 AM) 
AI Safety And Security Workshop – Session 3 Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual
11:30 - 12:00
(11:30 AM - 12:00 PM) 
AI Safety And Security Workshop – Session 4 Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual
12:00 - 12:30
(12:00 AM - 12:30 PM) 
AI Safety And Security Workshop – Session 5 Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual
12:30 - 13:30
(12:30 PM - 1:30 PM) 
Lunch Break Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person

Track 1 (Afternoon) - Workshops

Time (CST) Description Location  Participation
13:30 - 15:30
(1:30 PM - 3:30 PM) 
Research Network Inter-Connectivity Workshop
- Session 1: Wichita State University IXP
- Session 2: Great Plans Network Update (GPN)
- Session 3:
KANren Network Update
- Session 4:
TBD
Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual
15:30 - 16:00
(3:30 PM - 4:00 PM) 
Afternoon Break Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor
In-person
16:00 - 18:00
(4:00 PM - 6:00 PM) 
NSF Grant Workshop  Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual

Track 2 - MathWorks MATLAB Workshops

Time (CST) Description Location  Participation
08:30 - 10:30
(8:30 AM - 10:30 AM) 
Parallel Computing with MATLAB Workshop – Part 1 Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
2nd floor, Santa Fe Trail Conference Room
In-person
10:30 - 10:45
(10:30 AM - 10:45 AM) 
Morning Break Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor
In-person
10:45 - 12:30
(10:45 AM - 12:30 PM) 
Parallel Computing with MATLAB Workshop – Part 2 Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
2nd floor, Santa Fe Trail Conference Room
In-person
12:30 - 13:30
(12:30 PM - 1:30 PM) 
Lunch Break Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person
13:30 - 15:30
(1:30 PM - 3:30 PM) 
AI for Predictive Maintenance Workshop  Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
2nd floor, Santa Fe Trail Conference Room
In-person
15:30 - 16:00
(3:30 PM - 4:00 PM) 
Afternoon Break Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor
In-person
16:00 - 18:00
(4:00 PM - 6:00 PM) 
Using MATLAB with Python Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
2nd floor, Santa Fe Trail Conference Room
In-person

OAK Supercomputing Wednesday Reception

Time (CST) Description Location  Participation
18:00 - 19:00
(6:00 PM - 7:00 PM) 
Wednesday Reception
- Peer Networking Event
Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor
In-person
18:00 - 19:00
(6:00 PM - 7:00 PM) 
OAK Town Hall
- OAK Update and Planning Round Table
Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person
Thursday, May 23, 2024
Time (CST) Description Location  Participation
08:00 - 18:00
(8:00 AM - 6:00 PM) 
Registration and Sign-In  Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Aster Lounge 
In-person 
08:00 - 18:00
(8:00 AM - 6:00 PM) 
Vendor Areas Open Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor
In-person 
08:00 - 18:00
(8:00 AM - 6:00 PM) 
Poster and Project Areas Open Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
2nd floor, Lucas and Spencer Conference Rooms
In-person 
08:20 - 08:30
(8:20 AM - 8:30 AM) 
Morning Welcome and Announcements
- Ryan Doll (Wichita State University), Dr. Pratul Agarwal (Oklahoma State University)
Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual

Track 1 - OAK Supercomputing Sessions

Time (CST) Description Location  Participation
08:30 - 09:00
(8:30 AM - 9:00 AM) 
OAK Supercomputing - Opening Keynote Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual
09:00 - 09:45
(9:00 AM - 9:45 AM) 
OAK Supercomputing – Session 1 Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual
09:45 - 10:30
(9:45 AM - 10:30 AM) 
OAK Supercomputing – Session 2 Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual
10:30 - 10:45
(10:30 AM - 10:45 AM) 
Morning Break Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor
In-person
10:45 - 11:30
(10:45 AM - 11:30 AM) 
OAK Supercomputing – Session 3 Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual
11:30 - 12:00
(11:30 AM - 12:00 PM) 
OAK Supercomputing – Session 4 Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual
12:00 - 13:00
(12:00 PM - 1:00 PM) 
Lunch Break Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person
13:00 - 13:45
(1:00 PM - 1:45 PM) 
OAK Supercomputing – Session 5 Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual
13:45 - 14:30
(1:45 PM - 2:30 PM) 
OAK Supercomputing – Session 6 Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual
14:30 - 14:45
(2:30 PM - 2:45 PM) 
Afternoon Break Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor
In-person
14:45 - 15:15
(2:45 PM - 3:15 PM) 
OAK Supercomputing – Session 7 Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual
15:15 - 16:00
(3:15 PM - 4:00 PM) 
OAK Supercomputing – Session 8 Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual
16:00 - 17:30
(4:00 PM - 5:30 PM) 
Student and Faculty Poster/Project Presentations Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
2nd floor, Conference Rooms
In-person
16:00 - 17:00
(4:00 PM - 5:00 PM) 
Round Table Discussion: HPC Use in the Classroom
- Chair: Terrance Figy (Wichita State University)
Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual

OAK Supercomputing Thursday Reception

Time (CST) Description Location  Participation
18:00 - 20:00
(6:00 PM - 8:00 PM) 
Thursday Reception and Dinner
- Peer Networking Event
Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person
18:30 - 19:30
(6:30 PM - 7:30 PM) 
Thursday Reception Closing Keynote
- Wynell Jenkins, Dell Technologies - The Future of HPC
Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual
19:30 - 19:45
(7:30 PM - 7:45 PM) 
Awards Presentation
- Dr. Pratul Agarwal (Oklahoma State University)
Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual
19:45 - 20:00
(7:45 PM - 8:00 PM) 
Closing Remarks
- Ryan Doll (Wichita State University), Dr. Pratul Agarwal (Oklahoma State University)
Rhatigan Student Center (RSC)
3rd floor, Beggs Ballroom
In-person or Virtual

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