New England Database Summit 2011 Program

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Friday, January 28, 2011
Time Event
9:00 AM Welcoming remarks (Yanlei Diao and Samuel Madden)
9:10-10:10 Keynote 1: Donald Kossmann (Professor at ETH Zurich). Predictable Performance for Unpredictable Workloads Click to toggle abstract.
10:10-10:30 Coffee Break
Session 1 : Provenance and Security (Chair: Gerome Miklau)
10:30-10:50 Margo Seltzer. Provenance Everywhere. Click to show abstract.
10:50-11:10 Raluca Ada Popa, Nickolai Zeldovich, Hari Balakrishnan. CryptDB: A Practical Encrypted Relational DBMS. Click to show abstract.
11:10-11:30 David Schultz and Barbara Liskov. IFDB: Database Support for Decentralized Information Flow Control. Click to show abstract.
Session 2 : Databases in the Cloud (Chair: Carlo Curino)
11:30-11:50 Emmanuel Cecchet, Rahul Singh, Upendra Sharma, Prashant Shenoy. Dolly: Virtualization-driven Database Provisioning for the Cloud. Click to show abstract.
11:50-12:10 Jim Starkey. Databases in 21st Century: NimbusDB and the Cloud. Click to show abstract.
12:10-1:00 Lunch
1:00-2:00 Keynote 2: Renée Miller On Schema Discovery Click to toggle abstract.
Session 3: New Database Design (Chair: Mirek Riedewald)
2:00-2:20 Adam Marcus, Eugene Wu, David R. Karger, Samuel Madden, Robert C. Miller. Qurk: A Query Processor for Human Operators. Click to show abstract.
2:20-2:40 Robert Soule, Martin Hirzel, Robert Grimm, Bugra Gedik. Distributed CQL Made Easy. Click to show abstract.
2:40-3:00 Coffee Break
Session 4: DB Design and Performance Tuning (Chair: Sam Madden)
3:00-3:20 Paul G. Brown. SciDB: Towards a Terabyte Matrix Multiply. Click to show abstract.
3:20-3:40 M. Akdere, J. Duggan, U. Cetintemel, O. Papaemmanouil, E. Upfal, S. Zdonik. Using
 Prediction. Click to show abstract.
3:40-4:00 Mingsheng Hong. Automated Physical Database Design in Column Stores. Click to show abstract.
4:00-4:20 Sivaramakrishnan Narayanan and Florian Waas. Dynamic Prioritization of Database Queries. Click to show abstract.
4:30 PM Poster Session and Appetizers / Drinks (Building 32, R&D Area, 4th Floor)
6:00 PM Adjourn