1st HIPERFIT Workshop for students and guest researchers – Københavns Universitet

1st HIPERFIT Workshop for students and guest researchers

Students and researchers! Participate in the 1st HIPERFIT workshop. Get inspired and see e.g. how functional programming can be used in large technology projects in the real world.

The workshop will include a broad mix of researchers, financial it experts and students who will benefit from exchanging knowledge and experience on various topics. Moreover, the HIPERFIT centre will be presented, including planned activities.

Participants: HIPERFIT members, students in related topics, researchers.

NB! as there is a limited number of seats, these will be allocated according to the first in line-principle. Registration is closed.


 8:30 Arrival and Registration
 9:00 Welcome and introduction (Fritz Henglein, DIKU)
 9:10 Invited Talk: Logic-based modeling and analysis tools from Microsoft Research (Nikolaj Bjørner, MSR Redmond)


10:00 The HIPERFIT Research Center: Mission and Outline (Jost Berthold, DIKU)
10:15 Application of Functional Programming at SimCorp (Niels Hallenberg, Simcorp)
10:40 Mortgage refinancing and FX trading strategies - Can domain specific languages and high performance computing help? (Kourosh Rasmussen, IMM/DTU)


11:20 Data-Parallel Functional Programming (Andrzej Filinski, DIKU)
11:45 Parallel Contract Valuation (Michael Werk & Joakim Rønne, DIKU)
12:10 GPU Parallelisation of Non-Linear Pricing Problems (Jesper Andreasen, Danske Bank)
12:35 Generalizing Execution of Vectorizable Computations by Generating Vector Oriented Byte Code (Troels Blum, eScience Center)
 13:00 Wrap up, followed by catered buffet lunch and networking  Fritz Henglein
 14:00  End of the workshop  

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