PDL EVENT

19th Annual
SPRING INDUSTRY VISIT DAY
May 10, 2017
(Optional Industry Talks - May 9)

INFORMATION

We are pleased to welcome our Parallel Data Consortium Member Companies to the 18th Annual Parallel Data Laboratory Spring Visit Day.

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2017 SPRING VISIT DAY RESOURCES

2017 SPRING NEWSLETTER

AGENDA

MAY 9, 2017

During past Spring Visit Days, we have held an optional afternoon of seminars offered by some of our industry guests. For more information on this seminar series, or if you would like to be a speaker this year, please contact .

Abstracts coming soon.

MAY 10, 2017

8:45 am - 9:15 am

 

9:15 am - 9:45 am


9:45 am - 10:30 am




10:30 am - 12:00 pm


12:00 pm - 1:30 pm


1:30 pm - 2:15 pm




2:15 pm - 3:00 pm




3:00 pm - 5:00 pm


5:00 pm

 

Breakfast Meet and Greet
Join us in the open area outside the CIC DEC to register and have breakfast - see map

Welcome and PDL Overview: Greg Ganger
INI DEC @ RMCIC - Room 1201 - see map

Speaker: Garth Gibson
Overview of Storage Research

INI DEC @ RMCIC - Room 1201

Poster Session
NSH Atrium - see map

Lunch
RMCIC 1301 - see map

Speaker: Greg Ganger
Overview of Big Data Research

INI DEC @ RMCIC - Room 1201

Speaker: Andy Pavlo
Overview of Database Research

INI DEC @ RMCIC - Room 1201

Poster Session
NSH Atrium

Official End of Day & Dinner
NSH Atrium


ACCOMMODATIONS

Accommodations are available at the following hotels near CMU. Prices may vary slightly from those posted. They will be updated as soon as we receive further information.

Please make your reservations as early as possible, as there are several Pittsburgh events that may make rooms scarce.

TIP: There have been times when your corporate rate beats the rate we were able to secure.

COURTYARD MARRIOTT - SHADYSIDE
5308 Liberty Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
1-800-321-2211 - Reservations
412-683-3113 - Reservations
412-683-3133 - Fax
Ask for PDL Visit Day rate
$149+taxes
Parking - $20/day

Reservation deadline: April 21 - extended
HAMPTON INN
3315 Hamlet Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
412-681-1000 - Reservations
412-681-3022 - Fax
Ask for PDL Retreat 2017 rate - link to reserve
$124+taxes
Parking: included

Reservation deadline: May 1
HILTON GARDEN INN - UNIVERSITY PLACE
3454 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
412-683-2040 - Reservations
412-688-1986 - Fax
PDL Visit Day Rate - link to reserve
rates from $139+taxes
Parking: $18.00/day

Reservation deadline: April 19
RESIDENCE INN BY MARRIOTT
Pittsburgh / Oakland
3896 Bigelow Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
412-621-2200 - Reservations
800-331-3131 - Reservations
412-621-0955 - Fax
Ask for PDL Retreat rate
$109+taxes
Parking: included

Reservation deadline: April 18

SHADYSIDE INN ALL SUITES HOTEL
5405 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
412-441-4444 - Reservations
412-687-7312 - FAX
Ask for CMU rate
$123 + taxes for Studio Suite
$133 + taxes for One Bedroom Suite
$143 + taxes for Two Bedroom Suite

Parking: included
Wi-Fi: Free

Reservation deadline: n/a
WYNDHAM PITTSBURGH UNIVERSITY CENTER
100 Lytton Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
412-682-6200 - Reservations
412-681-4749 - Fax
Problems: contact: Sue Moser – 412-682-6200
Ask for PDL Visit Day rate
$149+taxes
Parking: $10/day

Reservation deadline: April 17


TRANSPORTATION


Taking the shuttle from your Oakland area hotel to and from CMU

Getting to and from the Airport

Please make your own transportation arrangements from the airport to your hotel / CMU. There are several options available for getting to and from the airport:

Rental Car: Available at the airport from all the major companies.

Taxi Service (~$60 each way)

Limousine Service

The following driver services cost approximately ~$65 dollars one way (includes tip). The drivers do accept credit card payments.

Airport Sedan Service (Larry Waite)
Advance reservations are required, ~$55 each way
Contact Larry Waite, 412-401-LIMO (5466)

Gateway Limo
Rates: ~$60.00 from the airport to Downtown, Oakland, Shadyside, and Squirrel Hill (sedan). The rate for a van, a 14 passenger vehicle, is $78.00 per hour. Mention CMU when making a reservation.
Call the office at 412-782-5800 (phones answered 24/7) for reservations.
Email: amydemeri@comcast.net

Harper's Transportation
Harper1084@verizon.net - 412-531-1940

Classy Cab – SUV cabs
Phone 412-322-5080
Fax 412-322-5085

Supershuttle - book online

Airport Shuttle (PATransit 28X - Airport Flyer) ($3.75 each way, exact change)
Leaves CMU from the corner of Forbes and Morewood Avenues every 20 minutes starting at 4:25 a.m., last shuttle at 10:55 p.m. Shuttle leaves the airport from the arrivals level, door #6, starting at 5:20 a.m. approximately every 30 minutes.

Pittsburgh Airport Ride Sharing Apps

Getting to CMU from Your Hotel

Most of the hotels have shuttle transportation to CMU available. This is NOT a direct shuttle to CMU and will make other stops in Oakland based on customer needs. If you do choose to use the hotel shuttle, please request that you be dropped off at the RMCIC Building.

RESTAURANTS

Some links to restaurants: (for evening of optional Industy Talks event)

Walking Distance near CMU:

Will need transportation:

MAPS

ADDITIONAL USEFUL INFORMATION

CONTACTS


Director, Parallel Data Lab
VOICE: (412) 268-1297
FAX: (412) 268-3010


Executive Director, Parallel Data Lab
VOICE: (412) 268-5485
FAX: (412) 268-3010


PDL Administrative Manager
VOICE: (412) 268-6716
FAX: (412) 268-3010

PDL Home: http://www.pdl.cmu.edu/

2016 ATTENDEES

Nital Patwa, Broadcom Ltd
Rich Rauschmayer, Broadcom Ltd
Bruce Wilson, Broadcom Ltd
Siying Dong, Facebook
Sam Fineberg, HP Enterprise
Deepak Majeti, HPE Vertica
Nakagoe Hiroshi, Hitachi America, Ltd
Vishakha Gupta-Cledat, Intel Labs
Scott Hahn, Intel Labs
Michael Kaminsky, Intel / ISTC-CC
Michael Kozuch, Intel Labs
Jeff Parkhurst, Intel Labs
Padmanabhan Pillai, Intel / ISTC-CC
Harold Javid, Microsoft
Charlie Swanson, MongoDB

Jeff Heller, NetApp
John Strunk, NetApp
Thomas Baby, Oracle
Shasank Chavan, Oracle
Michael Gleeson, Oracle
Yang Seok Ki, Samsung
Krishna Teja Malladi, Samsung Electronics
Pankaj Mehra, SanDisk
David Palaitis, Two Sigma
Roland Wunderlich, Two Sigma Investments
Wil Yegelwel, Two Sigma
Elie Krevat, Uber
Allen Nuttle, Uber
Kirk Searls, Veritas Technology


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