UT Austin Portugal Summer School in Systems and Networking

Interdisciplinary research,
education and capacity building

6 May 2016

We invite doctoral and senior undergraduate/master's students to participate in the UT Austin | Portugal Summer School in systems and networking.

The school will consist of two days of lectures by renowned researchers on selected topics in the broad area of systems and networking. In addition, students will have the opportunity to present a poster about their research and ample time to engage in discussion with all the participants.

The summer school will take place in Costa da Caparica, a beach located a few kilometers south of Lisbon, easily reachable by taxi from the Lisbon airport.

Students interested in participating in the summer school should send a short cv and a  one page abstract of the research problem they are either working on or interested in addressing to summerschool16@gsd.inesc-id.pt.

Application deadline (round 1): May 6, 2016 (3pm CEST). After this deadline, applications will be accepted only if there is space available.

Lecturers and talk titles:

  • Gustavo Alonso, ETH Zurich. "Accelerating Data Science"
  • Marco Canini, Université catholique de Louvain. "Advancing The Three "D"s of SDN: Develop, Debug and Deploy"
  • Simon Peter, UT Austin. "Datacenter I/O"
  • João Sobrinho, IST (Univ. Lisbon). "Algebra: A Tool for a Unifying View of Routing Protocol Behavior"
  • Michael Walfish, NYU. "Verifying the correctness of remote executions: from theoretical possibility to near practicality"

More information at http://www.gsd.inesc-id.pt/~ut-austin-pt-emjd-dc-school/