Venue of Bench'19

2021 BenchCouncil International Symposium on Benchmarking, Measuring and Optimizing (Bench'21)


Nov 14-16, 2021

Program

Sunday, November 14th, 2021, Begin at 8 am EST (UTC-5)

Time (EST) Event
08:00 - 09:30 Tutorial-1: Title: Automated Benchmarking of cloud-hosted DBMS with the benchANT;
Presenter: Dr. Daniel Seybold and Dr. Jörg Domaschka (Ulm University)
09:30-10:00 Break
10:00-11:30 Tutorial-2: High Frequency Performance Monitoring via Architectural Event Measurement.
Presenter: Dr. Chen Liu and Chutitep Woralert (Clarkson University)
11:30-12:00 Break
12:00-14:30 Tutorial-3: Title: Advanced MPI Programming;
Presenter: Dr. Yanfei Guo (Argonne National Laboratory)

Monday, November 15th, 2021, Begin at 8 am EST (UTC-5)

Time (EST) Event Video
08:00 - 08:10 Opening Remark
General Chairs: Resit Sendag and Arne J. Berre
Keynote Session I (Chair: Prof. Geoffrey Fox, Indiana University)
08:10 - 08:50 Keynote - Award Lecture (BenchCouncil Achievement Award):
Prof. Jack Dongarra, University of Tennessee
[Slides]
Session 1: Performance evaluation
(Chair: Dr. Muhammad Saleem, Leipzig University)
08:50 - 09:05 Best Paper Candidate: Fallout: Distributed Systems Testing as a Service
G. King, S. McCarthy, P. Pattabhiraman, J. Luciani, M. Fleming (DataStax Inc)
[Slides]
[Video]
09:05 - 09:20 Performance Optimization Opportunities in the Android Software Stack
V. Gohil (Ashoka University), N. Ujjainkar (Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar), J. Mekie (Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar), M. Awasthi (Ashoka University)
[Slides]
[Video]
09:20 - 09:35 Workflow Critical Path: A Data-Oriented Critical Path Metric for Holistic HPC Workflows
D. Nguyen, K. Karavanic (Portland State University)
[Video]
09:35 - 10:00 Break
Keynote Session II (Chair: Prof. Jianfeng Zhan, Chinese Academy of Sciences)
10:00 -10:30 Keynote - Award Lecture I (BenchCouncil Rising Star Award):
Dr. Peter Mattson, Google
[Slides]
10:30 - 11:00 Keynote - Award Lecture II (BenchCouncil Rising Star Award):
Dr. Wanling Gao, Chinese Academy of Sciences
[Slides]
11:00 - 11:30 Keynote - Award Lecture III (BenchCouncil Rising Star Award):
Dr. Vijay Janapa Reddi, Harvard University
[Slides]
Session 2: Machine Learning I (Chair: Dr. FeiYi Wang, Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
11:30 - 11:45 Best Paper Candidate: Latency-Aware Automatic CNN Channel Pruning with GPU Runtime Analysis
J. Liu, J. Sun, Z. Xu, G. Sun (University of Science and Technology of China)
[Slides]
[Video]
11:45 - 12:00 MVDI25K: A Large Scale Dataset of Microscopic Vaginal Discharge Images
L. Li (Ocean University of China) , J. Liu (Qingdao University of Science and Technology), F. Yu (Qingdao University of Science and Technology), X. Wang (Qingdao University of Science and Technology), T. Xiang (Inception Institute of Artificial Intelligence)
[Video]
13:00 - 15:00 Tutorial-4: DataBench Toolbox for Pipeline-based selection of Big Data and AI Benchmarks;
Presenters: Dr. Arne J. Berre, Dr. Todor Ivanov, Dr. Tomás Pariente Lobo.(SINTEF Digital, Norway)

Tuesday, November 16th, 2021, Begin at 8 am EST (UTC-5)

Time (EST) Event Video
Session 3: Machine Learning II(Chair: Chunjie Luo, Chinese Academy of Sciences)
08:00 - 08:15 Best Paper Candidate: Comparative Evaluation of Deep Learning Workload for Leadership-class Systems
J. Yin, A. Tsaris, S. Dash, R. Miller, F. Wang, A. Shankar (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
[Slides]
[Video]
08:15 - 08:30 MLHarness: A Scalable Benchmarking System for MLCommons
Y. Chang (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) , J. Pu (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), W. Hwu (NVIDIA and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), J. Xiong (IBM)
[Slides]
[Video]
08:30 - 08:45 Benchmarking feature selection methods with different prediction models on large-scale healthcare event data
F. Zhang, C. Luo, C. Lan, J. Zhan (Chinese Academy of Sciences)
[Slides]
[Video]
Session 4: Hardware and reliability (Chair: Professor Chen Liu, Clarkson University)
08:45 - 09:00 Benchmarking for Observability: The Case of Diagnosing Storage Failures
D. Zhang, M. Zheng (Iowa State University)
[Slides]
[Video]
09:00 - 09:15 A parallel sparse approximate inverse preconditioning algorithm based on MPI and CUDA
Y. Wang, W. Li, J. Gao (Nanjing Normal University)
[Slides]
[Video]
09:15 - 09:30 Revisiting the Effects of the Spectre and Meltdown Patches Using the Top Down Microarchitectural Method and Purchasing Power Parity Theory
Y. Huerta, D. Lilja (University of Minnesota at Twin Cities)
[Slides]
[Video]
09:30 - 10:00 Break
10:00 - 12:00 BenchCouncil Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation Award Session(Chair: Professor Xiaoyi Lu, The University of California, Merced)
Dr. Pei Guo, Scalable Multivariate Causality Discovery From Large-scale Global Spatiotemporal Climate Data, University of Maryland, Baltimore County [Video]
Dr. Belen Bermejo, Performance And Energy Consumption Tradeoff In Server Consolidation, University of the Balearic Islands [Video]
Dr. Romain Jacob, Leveraging Synchronous Transmissions for the Design of Real-time Wireless Cyber-Physical Systems,ETH Zurich [Video]
Dr. Kai Shu, Understanding Disinformation: Learning with Weak Social Supervision, Illinois Institute of Technology [Video]
12:00 - 12:05 Best Paper Award Ceremony (Chair: Prof. Tony Hey, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory STFC)
Best paper Award
Tony Hey Best Student Paper Award