30 years Institute of Computer Science: Programme


The Institute of Computer Science celebrates its 30 year anniversary on May 23, 2014 under the motto “Big Data und Effiziente Algorithmen


09:00 Prof. Dr. Bertil Schmidt, General Manager of the Institute of Computer Science
09:05 Prof. Dr. Georg Krausch, President of Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
09:15 Prof. Dr. Reinhard Höpfner, Dean of Faculty 08
09:20 Prof. Dr. Jürgen Perl, first professor at the Institute of Computer Science at Johannnes Gutenberg University Mainz

Session I Moderation: Prof. Dr. Elmar Schömer
09:30 Why I Enjoy Being a Computer Scientist Prof. Dr. Kurt Mehlhorn
10:30 Automated Timetabling for Lectures Prof. Dr. Ernst Althaus
11:00 Coffee break

Session II Moderation: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Herbert Göttler
11:30 Bioinformatics, or how to Make Sense of Nature through Computer Science Prof. Dr. Andreas Hildebrandt
12:00 Algorithms and Tools for Bioinformatics on GPUs Prof. Dr. Bertil Schmidt
12:30 Lunch break

Session III Moderation: Prof. Dr. Bertil Schmidt
14:00 Beaming from Observed SNPs to Individual Health? Prof. Dr. Burkhard Rost
15:00 Big Data, Data Mining and Sustainability Prof. Dr. Stefan Kramer
15:30 High Performance Computing at the Johannes Gutenberg University Prof. Dr. André Brinkmann

16:00 Reception