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Center for Future Architectures Research

When

Tuesday, March 12, 2013
7:45AM to 8:30PM EDT

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Where

Duderstadt Center, Room 1180
2281 Bonisteel Blvd.
North Campus
University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, MI  
Map of Duderstadt Center
      
Map of North Campus

Contact

Laura Rheinheimer
laurarhe@umich.edu
Center for Future Architectures Research 

(734) 764-9521

Travel and Accomodations

Hotel
Special rates for Kick-off attendees are available at these two conveniently located hotels
: 

Hampton Inn Ann Arbor-North
2300 Green Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48105

(734) 996-4444
Directions from Detroit Metro Airport (DTW)
$109 per night, including hot breakfast starting at 6am

Register online
 

A shuttle to the conference will leave the hotel at 7:45am. Please be in the lobby 5 minutes before departure.

Holiday Inn North Campus       
3600 Plymouth Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48105
(734) 769-9800
Directions from Detroit Metro Airport (DTW)
$99 per night, no breakfast

Register online or call (734) 769-9800 (please say that this is part of the C-FAR block)

Shuttles to the conference will leave the hotel at 7:30am and 8:15am. Please be in the lobby 5 minutes before departure. 

Parking
Visitor parking is available in lots NC27 and NC48.
Map of North Campus parking

Transportation to/from Airport

Amazing Blue Taxi
(734) 846-0007
amazingbluetaxi.com
$50 + $10 (mandatory parking fee) = $60 DTW -> UM
$50 UM -> DTW 

Select Ride
selectride.com/yellow%20car.html
$49 DTW -> Ann Arbor
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Transportation to/from Dinner
Bus service will be provided from the event venue to dinner and back to the venue, with additional drop-offs at each of the hotels.  


Registration Deadline: March 1  

C-FAR Kick-off

Agenda


 7:45 - 8:30 - Continental Breakfast

 8:30 - 9:00 - Center Introduction, Todd Austin
 9:00 - 9:30 - STARnet Program Overview, Gilroy Vandentop

 9:30 - 9:45 - Break

 9:45 - 10:05 - Computation Theme, David Brooks
10:05 - 10:25 - Communication Theme, Margaret Martonosi
10:25 - 11:45 - Storage Theme, Steve Swanson

10:45 - 11:00 - Break

11:00 - 11:20 - Applications-To-Architectures Theme, Krste Asanovic
11:20 - 11:40 - Robust Design Theme, Valeria Bertacco
11:40 - 12:00 - System Integration Theme

12:00 - 1:00 - Lunch

 1:00 - 1:30 - Task Breakouts - Session 1
 1:30 - 2:00 - Task Breakouts - Session 2
 2:00 - 2:30 - Task Breakouts - Session 3
 2:30 - 3:00 - Task Breakouts - Session 4

 3:00 - 3:30 - Break

 3:30 - 4:00 - Contract Requirements, Todd Austin
 4:00 - 5:00 - C-FAR Town Hall Meeting, exploring ideas / resolving issues

 6:00 - 8:30 - Dinner