EuroCC2 - NCC Cyprus: Emerging trends in generative artificial intelligence, data analytics, and high-performance computing

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In person

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Country: Cyprus
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Application Developers
Data Scientists
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Event/Course Description

A comprehensive two-day meeting that offers a deep dive into cutting-edge technologies like large language models and high-performance computing.



Wednesday 13 September 2023

  • 14:00-14:15 – Opening remarks.
    Speaker: Dr Myrianthi Hadjicharalambous.
  • 14:15-15:15 – Large Language Models – How they work and what we do not understand about their emergent properties
    Speaker: Professor Constantine Dovrolis. Description
  • 15:15-15:30 – Break
  • 15:30-16:15 – Building products powered by large language models
    Speaker: Dr Christos Christodoulou. Description
  • 16:15-16:30 – Break
  • 16:30-17:15 – Enhancing Machine Learning Performance: Essential Data Cleaning and Preprocessing Techniques
    Speaker: Dr Charalambos Chrysostomou. Description
  • 17:15-17:45 – Open discussion regarding the topics covered in the first day of the event
    Chair: Dr Pantelis Georgiades
  • 17:45 – 18:30 – Networking and Social Event

Thursday 14 September 2023

  • 14:00-14:15 – Collaborative opportunities between CaSToRC and industry
    Speaker: Dr Panayiota Katsamba
  • 14:15-15:15 – Large-scale Generative Models: Overview, Capabilities, Limitations
    Speaker: Dr Mihalis Nicolaou. Description
  • 15:15-15:30 – Break
  • 15:30-16:30 – Trends in High Performance Computing
    Speaker: Dr Giannis Koutsou. Description
  • 16:30-16:45 – Break
  • 16:45-17:15 – Kokkos Framework
    Speaker: Dr Christodoulos Stylianou. Description
  • 17:15-17:45 – Open discussion regarding the topics covered in the second day of the event
    Chair: Mr Giorgos Costa
  • 17:45-18:30 – Networking and Social Event