ISTC for Big Data | Events

The Intel Science & Technology Center for Big Data was a five-year, Intel-sponsored research project that ran September 2012 to August 2017.  Below, you can download select papers and presentations by ISTC researchers.

Read what the ISTC accomplished in this blog post by ISTC co-directors Professors Michael Stonebraker and Samuel Madden of MIT CSAIL and ISTC Principal Investigator Timothy Mattson of Intel

Past Papers & Presentations

(Click on the links to download slide presentations and papers.)

43rd International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB 2017), August 28-September 1, 2017, Munich, Germany

USENIX Advanced Technology Conference 2017, July 12-14, 2017, Santa Clara, California, USA

PyData Seattle 2017, July 5-7, 2017, Redmond, Washington, USA

SIGMOD/PODS 2017, May 14-19, 2017, Chicago, Illinois

HILDA 2017 (Workshop on Human-in-the-Loop Data Analytics), May 14, 2017, Chicago, Illinois 

DaMoN 2017 (13th Annual workshop on Data Management on New Hardware), May 15, 2017, Chicago, Illinois 

ACM Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), 2017, May 6-11, 2017, Denver, Colorado

SXSW, March 10-19, 2017, Austin, Texas

Northeast Database Day 2017, January 27, 2017, MIT CSAIL, Cambridge, Mass.

CIDR 2017 (the biennial Conference on Innovative Data Systems Research), January 8-11 , 2017, Chaminade, California

IEEE VIS 2016 (including InfoVIS), October 23-28, 2016, Baltimore, MD

ACM Symposium on Cloud Computing 2016 (SoCC’16), October 5-7, 2016, Santa Clara, California

20th Annual IEEE High Performance Extreme Computing Conference (IEEE HPEC ’16), September 13-15, 2016, Waltham, Mass.

42nd International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB 2016), September 5-9, 2016, New Delhi, India

7th International Workshop on Accelerating Analytics and Data Management Systems Using Modern Processor and Storage Architectures (ADMS 2016) September 9, 2016, New Delhi, India

SIGMOD/PODS 2016, June 26-July 1, 2016, San Francisco, California

ExploreDB 2016, the 3rd International Workshop on Exploratory Search in Databases and the Web, July 1, 2016, San Francisco, Calif. 

12th International Data Management Workshop on New Hardware (DaMoN),  June 27, 2016, San Francisco, Calif. (co-located with SIGMOD/PODS)

HILDA 2016 Workshop (Human-in-the-Loop Data Analytics), June 26, 2016, San Francisco, Calif. 

North East Database Day 2016, January 28, 2016, MIT CSAIL, Cambridge, Mass.  Co-chaired by Sam Madden

The 24th International Conference on Parallel Architectures and Compilation Techniques (PACT 2015), October 18-21, 2015, San Francisco, Calif.

41st International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB 2015),  August 31 – September 4, 2015, Kohala Coast, Hawai’i

27th Annual Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management (SSDBM 2015), June 29 – July 1, 2015, UC San Diego Supercomputing Center

42nd Annual International Symposium on Computer Architecture (ISCA 2015), June 13-17, 2015, Portland, Oregon

2015 ACM SIGMOD/PODS, May 31 – June 4, 2015, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

EuroVis 2015, May 25-29, 2015, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy

31st Annual IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE 2015), April 13-17, 2015, Seoul, Korea

MIT Club of Boston, February 3, 2015, Microsoft NERD Center, Cambridge, Mass.

New England Database Day, January 30, 2015, MIT CSAIL, Cambridge, Mass.

 CIDR, January 4-7, 2015, Asilomar, California

Big Data Talks & Lecture Series Fall 2014, MIT CSAIL, Cambridge, Mass. 

Supercomputing ’14, November 16-21, 2014, New Orleans, Louisiana

IEEE Information Visualization Conference (InfoVis 2014), November 9-14, 2014, Paris, France

2014 Oregon Transportation Summit, September 15, 2014, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon

18th Annual IEEE High Performance Extreme Computing Conference (HPEC ’14), September 9-11, 2014, Waltham, Mass.

 20th Annual ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD 2014), August 24-27, 2014, New York City

40th  International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB 2014),  September 1-5, 2014, Hangzhou, China

Workshop on Big Data and Urban Informatics (NSF), August 11-12, 2014, Chicago, IL

Federal Big Data Working Group, June 30, 2014, McLean, Virginia

2014 ACM SIGMOD/PODS, June 22-27, 2014, Snowbird, Utah

28th IEEE International Parallel & Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS 2014), May 19-23, 2014, Phoenix, Arizona

CHI 2014, April 26-May 1, 2014, Toronto, Canada

Stonebraker at 70 Event, April 12, 2014, MIT CSAIL, Cambridge, Mass. Replay link.

Big Data Privacy Workshop: Advancing the State of the Art in Technology and Practice, March 3, 2014, MIT Wong Auditorium, Cambridge, Mass. Replay link.

22nd ACM/SIGDA International Symposium on Field-Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGA 2014), February 26-28, 2014, Monterey, Calif.

Big Data Lecture Series, February 6, 2014, MIT CSAIL, Stata Center, Cambridge, Mass.

24th ACM Symposium on Operating Systems Principles (SOSP ’13), November 3-6, 2013, Farmington, Pennsylvania

7th Extremely Large Databases Conference 2013 (XLDB 2013), September 9 -12, 2013, Stanford University, California

10th Annual Conference on Parallel Processing and Applied Mathematics (PPAM 2013), September 8-11, 2013, Warsaw, Poland

39th International Conference on Very Large Data Bases 2013 (VLDB 2013), August 26-30, 2013, Riva del Garda, Italy

2013 ACM SIGMOD/PODS Conference, June 22-27, 2013, New York City

EuroVis 2013, June 17-21, 2013, Leipzig, Germany

2013 SIAM Conference on Computational Science and Engineering,  Feb .25 – March 1, 2013, Boston 

iConference 2013,  Feb. 12-15, 2013, Fort Worth, Texas

6th Biennial Conference on Innovative Data Systems Research (CIDR), Asilomar, Calif,  January 6-9, 2013

ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS 2012 Conference, November 6-9, 2012, Redondo Beach, Calif.

Big Data Seminar Series, October 24, 2012

“What Makes Big Visual Data Hard?” Alyosha Efros,  Finmeccanica Associate Professor in the The Robotics Institute and Computer Science Department, School of Computer Science, at Carnegie Mellon University (Part II, “What Makes Paris Look Like Paris?”)

Big Data Seminar Series, October 11, 2012

“Using Big Data to Shape Empirical Decision Making in Insurance,” Murli Buluswar, Chief Science Officer, AIG-Property & Casualty

OSDI 2012, October 8-10, 2012,  Hollywood, Calif.

  • “GraphChi: Large-Scale Graph Computation on Just a PC”:  Aapo Kyrola, Guy Blelloch, Carlos Guestrin, all of Carnegie Mellon University (paper)
  • “PowerGraph: Distributed Graph-Parallel Computation on Natural  Graphs”:  Joseph E. Gonzalez,  Yucheng Low, Haijie Gu, Danny Bickson, Carlos Guestrin, all of Carnegie Mellon University (paper)

Big Data Seminar Series, September 26, 2012

“Programming and Debugging Large-Scale Data Processing Workflows,” Christopher Olston, Google (formerly Yahoo! Research)

Big Data Seminar Series, September 12, 2012

“Living with Big Data:  Challenges and Opportunities,” Jeffrey Dean and Sanjay Ghemawat, Google

IEEE High Performance Extreme Computing Conference, September 10-12, 2012, Waltham, Mass.

38th Annual Conference on Very Large Databases, August 27 – 31, 2012, Istanbul, Turkey