Agenda - HPI UCT spring workshop 2015

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Venue : John Martin Conference Room, EBE New Building, Level 5, UCT Upper Campus.

09:00 – 09:30 Arrival, Coffee...

09:30 – 10:00 Opening Remarks

 

10:00 – 11:00 Student Talks

Chair : A/Prof. Sonia Berman

  1. Towards Effective Classroom Management Using Streamlined Orchestration - Lighton Phiri

  1. Concepts for Process-Oriented IT Support in the Hospital - Marcin Hewelt

 

Short Coffee Break

 

11:10 – 12:40 Student Talks

Chair : Dr. Melissa Densmore

 

  1. Clinical Knowledge Framework for Low Resource Settings : A Case of Malawi - Yamiko Msosa

  1. A Deep Semantic Framework for Multinodal Data - Cheng Wang

     

  2. Empowering Rural Communities to Manage Communal Water Resources Through Appropriate Technologies (ICTs) and Co-Design - Fiona Ssozi

 

Lunch (UCT Club)

 

 

14:00 – 15:30 Student Talks

Chair : A/Prof. James Gain

  1. Incremental Record Deduplication - Ahmad Samiei

  1. Privacy Enforcing Algorithms for Distributed and Resource Constrained Power Sharing Systems - Pacome Ambassa

  1. Evaluating Programming Models for Business-Class Hierarchical Non-Uniform Memory Access Systems - Felix Eberhardt

Short Coffee Break

15:40 – 17:15 Student Talks

Chair : Dr. Maria Keet

 

  1. Improving Pan-African Research and Education Networks Through Traffic Engineering : An SDN/LISP Approach - Josiah Chavula

  1. State of the Art Hardware Accelerators in Cloud Computing - Max Plauth

     

  2. Visual-based reminders for reinforcing tuberculosis treatment - Haji Ali

 

19:00 – 22:00 - Dinner at « The Harbour House Restaurant (V&A Waterfront) »

 

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Venue : John Martin Conference Room, EBE New Building, Level 5, UCT Upper Campus.

 

 

09:30 – 11:00 Student Talks

Chair : Dr. Brian DeRenzi

  1. A Usable and Secure Crime Reporting System for Technology Resource Constrained Contexts - Aderonke Sakpere

  1. Scalable Visualization of Massive 3D Point Clouds - Soren Discher

  1. Designing a Platform for the Co-Reading of Educational Textbooks - Sinini Ncube

 

Short Coffee Break

 

11:10 – 12:00 Keynote Talk : A/Prof. James Gain

Better Interfaces to Procedural Modelling of Natural Phenomena

 

12:00 – 13:45 - Cocktail Lunch & Poster/Demo Session

 

14:00 – 15:00 Keynote Talk : Prof. Dr. Christoph Meinel

New Computing Power to Tackle Big Data - In-Memory Data Management

 

15:00 – 15:30 - Closing Remarks