Annual Meeting : 2019 Self-Programming Networks: Faster, Fairer Fintech


April 11, 2019
Location: McCaw Hall, Arrillaga Alumni Center



8:00am Registration & Breakfast  
8:45am Welcome & Overview
Professor Balaji Prabhakar, Stanford
9:05am Keynote Address: Digital Currencies and Fast Payment Systems: Disruption is Coming
Professor Darrell Duffie, Stanford
9:45am Building Fast and Cheap Payment Channel Networks: Lessons from the Internet
Professor Mohammad Alizadeh, MIT
10:15am Break
10:45am Self-Programming Networks: Enabling Exchanges in the Cloud
Professor Balaji Prabhakar, Stanford
 
11:00am Panel Discussion: Faster, Fairer Fintech
Moderator: Professor Balaji Prabhakar, Stanford
Panelists: Shiv Bhasin, CT&OO, National Stock Exchange of India
      Tinku Gupta, EVP and CTO, Singapore Exchange
      Richard Leung, Group CTO, Hong Kong Stock Exchange
      Ravi Radhakrishnan, Enterprise CIO, Wells Fargo
      Nikolai Larbalestier, VP-Enterprise Architect, Nasdaq
12:15pm Lunch
1:30pm Building Scalable Consensus Protocols with Synchronized Clocks
Feiran Wang, Stanford
1:50pm Self-Programming Networks: From Sensing to Controlling
Professor Mendel Rosenblum, Stanford
2:05pm Smart NICs I: Deliberate Control
Shiyu Liu, Stanford
2:25pm Smart NICs II: Reflex Control
Sean Choi, Stanford
 
2:45pm Bare Metal Automation for the Edge
Ihab Tarazi, Packet Bare Metal Cloud
3:15pm Break
3:45pm Panel Discussion: Building Cool Hardware and Systems for a Software-Defined World
Moderator: Professor Mendel Rosenblum, Stanford
Panelists: Roland Acra, SVP and GM, Data Center Business Unit, Cisco Systems
      Sami Ben-Romdhane, VP and Fellow, eBay
      Silvano Gai, Expert, Network Infrastructure
      Mohan Kalkunte, VP of Architecture and Technology, Broadcom