Big Compute 20 is a two-day event, bringing together researchers and engineers who are transforming their industries with the freedom to think big.

Come hear presentations, interviews, and panels with those using infinite compute to go big.

Guest Speakers Include...

Keynote speaker

Sam Altman

CEO, OpenAI

Sam Altman has been a tech entrepreneur since his early 20’s, later taking Silicon Valley by storm when he co-founded and was President of Y Combinator. Since then, he co-founded OpenAl with Elon Musk and currently stands as CEO. He was named on Inc's top 30 Entrepreneurs Under 30 and Businessweeks Tech's Best Entrepreneurs.

Joris Poort

CEO Rescale

Nidhi Chappell

Head of Product Microsoft Azure

Julien Desmettre

Head of Cloud & Data Veolia

Allan Grosvenor

CEO MSBAI

Martin Huarte-Espinosa

Associate Director HPE Data Science Institute at U. of Houston

Katalin Bártfai-Walcott

Senior Principal Engineer Intel

Bill Magro

Intel Fellow and Chief Technologist, HPC Intel

Mark Oldakowski

COO Bionano Genomics

Blake Scholl

Founder, CEO Boom Supersonic

Kelly Senecal

Founder Convergent Science

Addison Snell

CEO Intersect360 Research

Dr. Barry Bolding

Global Head of HPC BD and GTM AWS

Tim Carroll

Director, HPC & AI for Research Microsoft

Walter Hearn

Vice President ANSYS

Earl Joseph

CEO Hyperion Research

Jamie Kinney

Cloud Solutions Architect Google Cloud

Patrick Farrell

Sr. Marketing Manager Siemens

Agenda

February 11th - Day 1

8:00 - 8:30 AM

CHECK IN - MAIN FLOOR LOBBY

MINER AUDITORIUM

8:30 - 8:45 AM

TAKE SEATS, WELCOME & OPENING REMARKS - EMCEE JOLIE HALES

8:45 - 9:10 AM

SPEAKER: JORIS POORT - CEO, FOUNDER AT RESCALE

9:10 - 9:35 AM

SPEAKER: MARK OLDAKOWSKI - COO, BIONANO GENOMICS

9:35 - 10:00 AM

SPEAKER: KATALIN WALCOTT - SENIOR PRINCIPAL ENGINEER, INTEL

10:00 - 10:15 AM BREAK - EXHIBITS

10:15 - 10:40 AM

SPEAKER: KELLY SENECAL - FOUNDER, CONVERGENT SCIENCE

10:40 - 11:25 AM

VENTURE CAPITALIST PANEL - INVESTING BIG ON CLOUD

11:25 - 12:00 PM

FIRESIDE CHAT: SAM ALTMAN - CEO, OPENAI

12:00 - 1:30 PM LUNCH - EXHIBITS

1:30 - 1:55 PM

SPEAKER: ALLAN GROSVENOR - CEO, MSBAI

1:55 - 2:20 PM

SPEAKER: WALT HEARN / NIDHI CHAPPELL - VP, ANSYS / HEAD OF PRODUCT, MICROSOFT AZURE

2:20 - 2:45 PM

SPEAKER: MARTIN HUARTE-ESPINOSA - ASSOC. DIR, HPE DATA SCIENCE INSTITUTE OF HOUSTON

2:45 - 3:10 PM BREAK - EXHIBITS

3:10 - 3:35 PM

SPEAKER: BILL MAGRO - INTEL FELLOW & CHIEF TECHNOLOGIST, HPC, INTEL

3:35 - 4:00 PM

SPEAKER: TIM CARROLL - DIRECTOR, HPC & AI FOR RESEARCH, MICROSOFT

4:00 - 4:45 PM

COMPUTING INDUSTRY PANEL - PROVOKING THE UNLIMITED MINDSET

4:45 PM HAPPY HOUR MIXER - EXHIBITS

February 12th - Day 2

8:00 - 8:30 AM CHECK IN - MAIN FLOOR LOBBY

TRACK 1 - MINER AUDITORIUM

8:30 - 8:45 AM

WELCOME & OPENING REMARKS EMCEE JOLIE HALES

8:45 - 9:10 AM

SPEAKER: BLAKE SCHOLL

FOUNDER / CEO, BOOM SUPERSONIC

9:10 - 9:35 AM

SPEAKER: BARRY BOLDING

GLOBAL HEAD OF HPC BD & GTM, AWS

9:35 - 10:00 AM

SPEAKER: JAMIE KINNEY

CLOUD SOLUTIONS ARCHITECT, GOOGLE CLOUD

10:00 - 10:25 AM

SPEAKER: JULIEN DESMETTRE

HEAD OF CLOUD & DATA, VEOLIA

10:25 - 10:40 AM BREAK - EXHIBITS

10:40 - 11:05 AM

SPEAKER: PATRICK FARRELL

SR. MARKETING MANAGER, SIEMENS

11:05 - 11:30 AM

SPEAKER: EARL JOSEPH

CEO, HYPERION RESEARCH

11:30 - 11:55 AM

SPEAKER: SHIV SIKAND

EVP FOUNDER, DRAKO MOTORS & IC MANAGE

END THOUGHT LEADERSHIP PRESENTATIONS

TRACK 2 - HENDERSON LAB

8:45 - 9:45 AM

WORKSHOP: CONVERGENT SCIENCE

9:45 - 10:45 AM

WORKSHOP: RESCALE

10:45 - 2:00 PM

BIG COMPUTE CLASH (HACKATHON)

2 PM END BIG COMPUTE 20 CONFERENCE

Speakers Include Thought Leaders in the Following Industries:

Aerospace

Automotive

Biotech

Medical

Chemical

AI/Machine Learning

Semiconductor

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$699 $599

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  • All Speakers, Exhibit & Workshops
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2 Day General Admission

$599 $499

EARLY BIRD SPECIAL*
Special pricing expires July 31st*

  • Admission Feb 11 & 12
  • All Speakers, Exhibit & Workshops
  • Breakfast & Lunch
Register Now