Thursday, January 16, 2014

Morning Session

Welcome and Remarks

Kay Bailey Hutchison Video

The Honorable Kay Bailey Hutchison
TAMEST Honorary Chair

Joe Straus Video

The Honorable Joe Straus
Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives

J Tinsley Oden Video

Program Introduction: J. Tinsley Oden, Ph.D. (NAE)
2014 Conference Program Chair
Associate Vice President for Research
Director, Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences (ICES)
The University of Texas at Austin

Thomas Lange Video

Keynote Address: Thomas J. Lange
Director, R&D, Modeling & Simulation
Procter & Gamble Company

Bruce Beutler Video

Bruce A. Beutler, M.D. (Nobel Laureate, IOM, NAS)
Director, Center for the Genetics of Host Defense
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Omar Ghattas Video

Omar Ghattas, Ph.D.
John A. and Katherine G. Jackson Endowed Chair in Computational Geosciences
Professor of Geological Sciences and Mechanical Engineering
Director, Center for Computational Geosciences, Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences (ICES)
The University of Texas at Austin

Afternoon Session

Natalia Trayanova Video

Keynote Address: Natalia Trayanova, Ph.D.
Murray B. Sachs Endowed Chair
Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Joint Appointment, Medicine, Institute for Computational Medicine
Johns Hopkins University

Jose Onuchic Video

José N. Onuchic, Ph.D. (NAS)
Professor of Physics and Astronomy, Chemistry, and Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Co-director, Center for Theoretical Biological Physics
Rice University

Dan Stanzione Video

Dan Stanzione, Ph.D.
Deputy Director, Texas Advanced Computing Center
The University of Texas at Austin

Presentations by the Recipients of the 2014 Edith and Peter O’Donnell Awards

Alan Needleman Video

Alan Needleman, Ph.D.
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
University of North Texas

Richard Bruick Video

MEDICINE
Richard K. Bruick, Ph.D.
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Thomas Truskett Video

ENGINEERING
Thomas M. Truskett, Ph.D.
The University of Texas at Austin

Zhifeng Ren Video

SCIENCE
Zhifeng Ren, Ph.D.
University of Houston

James Walker Video

TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION
James Walker, Ph.D.
Southwest Research Institute

Dinner Honoring the Recipients of the 2014 Edith & Peter O'Donnell Awards

 

Friday, January 17, 2014

Henry Markram Video

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Keynote Address: Henry Markram, Ph.D.
Director, Blue Brain Project
Coordinator, Human Brain Project
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

Clint Dawson Video

Clint N. Dawson, Ph.D.
Professor and Edward S. Hyman Endowed Chair in Engineering
Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Leader of the ICES Computational Hydraulics Group
The University of Texas at Austin

Wah Chiu Video

Wah Chiu, Ph.D. (NAS)
Alvin Romansky Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Director, National Center for Macromolecular Imaging
Baylor College of Medicine

Sharon Glotzer Video

Sharon C. Glotzer, Ph.D.
Stuart W. Churchill Collegiate Professor of Chemical Engineering
Professor of Material Science & Engineering, Macromolecular Science and Engineering, and Physics
University of Michigan

Thomas Halsey Video

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Thomas C. Halsey, Ph.D.
Chief Computational Scientist
ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company

Higher Education Panel Video

Moderator: Larry R. Faulkner, Ph.D., President Emeritus, The University of Texas at Austin
Panelists: The Honorable Donna Howard, Texas State Represenative
The Honorable Diane Patrick, Texas State Representative
The Honorable Judith Zaffirini, Texas State Senator