NVIDIA To Host Inaugural GPU Technology Conference
New Industry Conference to Highlight Advances in GPU ComputingFor further information, contact:
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SANTA CLARA, CA—May 26, 2009— NVIDIA Corporation, inventor of the graphics processing unit (GPU), today announced that its inaugural GPU Technology Conference will take place September 30 to October 2, 2009. The event will focus on how developers, engineers, and researchers are using the GPU to solve the world’s most important computing challenges.
The conference will encompass three simultaneous events -- the Emerging Companies Summit, the GPU Developer Summit, and the NVIDIA Research Summit. Attendees will learn about the shifts occurring in computing, preview disruptive technologies, obtain tools and techniques that could impact mission-critical projects now, and network with experts and peers from across a broad range of fields.
“The GPU has quickly become one of the world’s most important processors,” stated Bill Dally, chief scientist at NVIDIA. “This event will bring together some of the brightest minds who will share the tools and techniques they used to leverage the enormous parallel processing power of the GPU.”
The event will be held at the Fairmont Hotel in San Jose, California. Its three events include
Emerging Companies Summit
GPU Developer Summit
NVIDIA Research Summit
Further detailed conference information, including keynotes, sessions, tutorials, roundtables, and call for submissions can be found at www.nvidia.com/gtc.
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