ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The College of Computing at Georgia Tech today announced it will host the Georgia Tech Cell Broadband EngineÃ¢â€žÂ¢ (Cell/B.E.) Processor Workshop from June 18-19, 2007, focusing on applications for the Cell/B.E. processor, including gaming, virtual reality, home entertainment, tools and programmability and high performance scientific and technical computing.
The two-day workshop is sponsored by Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI), Toshiba and IBM and will be held at the Klaus Advanced Computing Building on Georgia TechÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s campus. Keynote speakers at the event include Bijan Davari, IBM Fellow and Vice President, Next Generation Computing Systems and Technology; Dominic Mallinson, Vice President, US Research and Development, SCEI and Yoshio Masubuchi, General Manager, Broadband System LSI Development Center, ToshibaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s semiconductor company. More information on the workshop may be found at http://sti.cc.gatech.edu/.
Very cool, this workshop is covering the Cell/B.E processor and looks very interesting, its got some great speakers and should cover some relevant topics, these to include high performance computing as well as virtual reality?