Statewide User Group Conference Oct. 22

Statewide User Group Conference 
October 22, 2020 Agenda

9:00 - 10:00 am



10:00 - 11:00 am

11:00 - 11:15 am

11:15- 12:00 pm

12:00  - 1:00 pm

1:00 - 2:00pm


Hardware and Operations Committee Meeting (non-members welcome)

Software Committee Meeting (non-members welcome)

Dr. Natalia Vassilieva,Cerebras Systems, Technical Product Manager (Neocortex)


OSC Presentation


Breakout Sessions (determined by which you signed up for)

1. Using OSC in the Classroom
2. Pitzer Expansion
3. Containers 


Keynote Address: 

Dr. Natalia Vassilieva,
Cerebras Systems, Technical Product Manager

Dr. Natalia Vassilieva  is a Technical Product Manager at Cerebras Systems, a computer systems company dedicated to accelerating deep learning. Her focus is machine learning and artificial intelligence, analytics, and application-driven software-hardware optimization and co-design. Most recently before joining Cerebras Natalia has been a Sr. Research Manager at Hewlett Packard Labs, where she led the Software and AI group and served as the head of HP Labs Russia from 2011 till 2015. Prior to HPE, she was an Associate Professor at St. Petersburg State University and worked as a software engineer for different IT companies. Natalia holds a PhD in computer science from St. Petersburg State University.