IPDPS is an international forum for engineers and scientists from around the world to present their latest research findings in all aspects of parallel computation. In addition to technical sessions of submitted paper presentations, the meeting offers workshops, tutorials, and commercial presentations & exhibits.
IPDPS represents a unique international gathering of computer scientists from around the world. Now, more than ever, we prize this annual meeting as a testament to the strength of international cooperation in seeking to apply computer science technology to the betterment of our global village.
6:15-7:35pm: Showing of CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap, a documentary that exposes the dearth of American female and minority software engineers and explores the reasons for this gender gap.
7:35-8:00pm: Discussion: CODE raises the question “what would society gain from having more women and minorities code?”
Chicago Section Board Meeting – Open to all IEEE members
IAS Board Lunch Meeting and Officer Elections
Natalya Rowland will present an overview of logistics of parts distribution methodology at Caterpillar Inc. For 90 years, Caterpillar Inc. has been making sustainable progress possible and driving positive change on every continent. Customers turn to Caterpillar to help them develop infrastructure, energy and natural resource assets. With 2015 sales and revenues of $47.011 billion, Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives.
- 6:30 – Networking
- 6:55 – 7:00: Introduction and announcements
- 7:00 – 8:00: Talk by Natalya Rowland and Q/A
Participants can claim PDH/CEU.
Natalya Rowland is a Lifecycle Manager for Caterpillar Large Wheel Loaders & Wheel Dozers. Natalya received a BS in Mathematics/Economics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a MS in Industrial Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology. During her time at Caterpillar Natalya held positions in Caterpillar Parts Distribution Services and Hydraulic Components Product Group gaining experience in multiple functional areas, such as inventory management, supply chain, engineering, and product management. In her current role Natalya is responsible for maintaining an optimal service options portfolio for CAT LWL and WD machines.
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Hello IEEE Chicago Section Members, Spring is in the air. A time for renewal and growth. New and hopefully improved versions are created. Like a tree whose leaves fell off at the end of the year looking forward to the buds and warm weather bring back leaves that provide much needed nutrients to support it…. Read more
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