Special Events

HAPPENING VIRTUALLY: SIAM Conference on Applied and Computational Discrete Algorithms (ACDA21)

Special Events

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ACDA "Lunchtime" Conversations in Gather

Monday, July 19

1:30 p.m. — 2:30 p.m.

The conference co-chairs and plenary speakers of ACDA21 would like to invite student and early-career attendees to join them for informal conversations and networking in Gather.town. We will be available for small group conversations at tables in the ACDA Gather space during this time (details on how to find us in the space will be in the morning announcements). Please join us!

Industrial Problems Session

Monday, July 19

4:15 p.m. - 5:55 p.m.

This session is a curated collection of talks by speakers currently employed in industry which is intended to showcase the relevance of discrete math and algorithms for real-world problems.

Organizer: Rob Schreiber
Cerebras, U.S.

4:15-4:35 Performance Analysis of HPC Applications abstract
Michael A. Frumkin, NVIDIA, U.S.
4:40-5:00 Mixed Integer Programming - A Confluence of Algorithms abstract
Edward Rothberg, Gurobi Optimization, U.S.
5:05-5:25 What's left in dictionary design? abstract
Rob Johnson, Vmware Research, U.S.
5:30-5:50 Next Generation of Parallel and Distributed Graph Mining Algorithms: Theory and Practice abstract
Vahab Mirrokni, Google, Inc., U.S.


The Best Student Presentation Prize and Best Poster Prize announcements will be made during closing remarks on Wednesday, January 21, 6:05 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.