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===What are Lightning Talks?===
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We're considering having a Parallelism and Concurrency BoF, for experts and novices alike. It'll most likely be quite informal, with a chance for professionals, enthusiasts and newbies to network and discuss current technologies and application.  
See [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lightning_talk Lightning talk article on Wikipedia]
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It is linux.conf.au tradition to hold Lightning Talks during the last session of the Conference, on Friday afternoon.
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== When ==
  
===What is the format for linux.conf.au Lightning Talks?===
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Thursday evening, before the speaker's dinner. Depending on numbers the BoF may retire for a dinner and/or drink at another venue afterwards.
* 5 minutes, including presentation setup. More setup, less talky talky.
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* You will be counted down.
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* Use the table below to sign up
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* There are 8 slots available. If you don't fit into the 8 slots, you can go on the Reserve list.
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* Modifications to this list are auditable. Bumping someone else's Lightning Talk is frowned upon. No one likes #WrathyKathy.
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===What do I need to do to prepare for my Lightning Talk?===
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== Where ==
  
*We are putting all Lightning Talk slides in one pack to make it easier to run Lightning Talks
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*You MUST email your Lightning Talk slides to lightning@lcabythebay.org.au
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*Your talk slides will then be added to the master slide deck
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*The slides will be all PDFd. Please send your slides in PDF.
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*If your slides are not emailed through, you won't have them in your Lightning Talk.
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*Slides ''must'' be received by Friday lunchtime plskthx.
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===Lightning Talk signup list===
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== What ==
  
{| class="wikitable"
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Parallelism and Concurrency!
! Slot
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! Name
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! Topic
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|-
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| 1
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| Bron Gondwana
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| JMAP - a better way to email
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|-
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| 2
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| Steven Ellis
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| Armcrafting - or how we hacked the LCA2015 prize + NZOSS Update
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|-
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| 3
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| Geordie Millar
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| StackPtr (read: Stack Pointer): Lessons learned in developing a FOSS GPS and Map sharing app
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|-
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| 4
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| Katie McLaughlin
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| Hat Rack
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|-
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| 5
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| Christopher Neugebauer
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| PyCon Australia 2016
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|-
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| 6
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| Cherie Ellis
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| GovHack 2016
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|-
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| 7
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| Paul Fenwick
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| The best software you never knew you needed, OR The world's coolest organisms (or maybe both)
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|-
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| 8
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| Duncan Macneil
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| I lied, with apologies to The Lemonheads
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|-
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| 9
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| Keith Packard
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| Generating 1MB/sec of random numbers
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|}
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===Lightning Talk reserve list===
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Potential topics are:
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:Automatic parallelisation / Parallelisation in Declarative Languages
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::[http://www.mercurylang.org/documentation/papers.html#pbone_phd_thesis Paul's Thesis]
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::[http://www.mercurylang.org Mercury Programming Language]
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::[http://www.plasmalang.org Plasma Programming Language] (WIP)
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:[http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/processors/xeon/xeon-phi-detail.html Xeon Phi]
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:OpenMP
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:GPGPU
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:Software defined radio (SDR)
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:Concurrency
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:Async IO
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:Map/Reduce
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:Cloud vs HPC
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:Async IO
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:Thread safety, critical sections, mutexes etc.
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:Python parallelism and concurrency
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:[http://latproc.github.io/clockwork/# Clockwork] - State based Language with full Concurrency
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:RCU - What is it?
  
{| class="wikitable"
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Feel free to add more!
! Slot
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! Name
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! Topic
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|-
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| 1
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| Martin Krafft
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| The Cloud is hip, sure, but still no reason to NIH everything
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|-
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| 2
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| Jamie Wilkinson
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| Docker Seuss
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|-
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| 3
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| Arjen Lentz
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| Something that matters
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|-
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| 4
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| Paul Wayper
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| lnav will change your life
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|-
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| 5
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|
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|-
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| 6
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|
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|
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|-
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| 7
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| molly de blanc
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| how to tie a tie
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|-
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| 8
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| Paul Fenwick
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| How popular media shapes society, and what you can do about it.
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|-
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| 255
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| Paul Fenwick
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| The Year of Linux on the Desktop! User-friendly mouseless window management with Xmonad and Haskell!
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|}
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== Who is organizing this ==
  
[[Category:Events]]
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Paul Bone
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paul at bone dot id dot au
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Boney on freenode.org (#linux.conf.au)
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* [[User:Sbragg@deakin.edu.au|Scott Bragg]]
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  faulteh_ on freenode.org (#linux.conf.au)
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== Persons Interested in Attending ==
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* [[User:Mike.lake@uts.edu.au|Mike Lake]]
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* [https://twitter.com Cera Davies]
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* [[User:Dan.p.burke@gmail.com|Daniel Burke]] - count me in on the GPGPU. I know a bit about OpenCL and abusing OpenGL for general computing.
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Latest revision as of 15:36, 3 February 2016

We're considering having a Parallelism and Concurrency BoF, for experts and novices alike. It'll most likely be quite informal, with a chance for professionals, enthusiasts and newbies to network and discuss current technologies and application.

When

Thursday evening, before the speaker's dinner. Depending on numbers the BoF may retire for a dinner and/or drink at another venue afterwards.

Where

D2.193

What

Parallelism and Concurrency!

Potential topics are:

Automatic parallelisation / Parallelisation in Declarative Languages
Paul's Thesis
Mercury Programming Language
Plasma Programming Language (WIP)
Xeon Phi
OpenMP
GPGPU
Software defined radio (SDR)
Concurrency
Async IO
Map/Reduce
Cloud vs HPC
Async IO
Thread safety, critical sections, mutexes etc.
Python parallelism and concurrency
Clockwork - State based Language with full Concurrency
RCU - What is it?

Feel free to add more!

Who is organizing this

Paul Bone
paul at bone dot id dot au
Boney on freenode.org (#linux.conf.au)
 faulteh_ on freenode.org (#linux.conf.au)

Persons Interested in Attending


Birds of a Feather sessions (BoFs)
Autonomous Robots Emacs Ingress Interval Training Kerbal Keysigning Libre Social Media Parallelism Perl Queer Running Taswegian Bibleopoly