Rise of the Super Smart Supercomputer: How massively powerful computers and big data are transforming science and our lives.

Thursday, March 14, 2013 @ 7:00pm

Event Info


Free but advance registration is required


Argonne National Laboratory

9700 S. Cass Avenue





Argonne National Laboratory


This event will be recorded for WBEZ’s Chicago Amplified.

Celebrate Pi Day at Argonne with Pete Beckman and learn how math and supercomputers are accelerating scientific discovery and helping us predict the future. From discovering the secret inner workings of the universe to developing cars that can drive themselves, Pete Beckman will share with you the technology and science fueling a new breed of massive, smart supercomputers that will improve our world.

The event will take place at the Argonne TCS Conference Center and will include light refreshments and a poster session preceding the lecture.
The lecture is free, but registration is required. Register for "Rise of the Super Smart Supercomputer"
Can't attend in person? The event will be broadcast live at Argonne's live stream channel.