The 3rd Virtual Machine Meetup (VMM '16) is a venue for discussing the latest research and developments in the area of managed language execution. It will be held on 1st and 2nd of September at the Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano, Switzerland and is part of the Managed Languages & Runtimes Week 2016 (http://manlang16.inf.usi.ch/, other colocated events are PPPJ '16 and JTRES '16, room Aula Magna from 9:30am - 5:30pm).
|Thursday, 1st of September||Friday, 2nd of September|
|09:30||Oracle Labs VM Research OverviewThomas Wuerthinger and Chris Seaton, Oracle||Shenandoah Garbage CollectorChristine Flood, RedHat|
|10:10||Parallel Execution for RPython VMsRemi Meier, ETH Zurich||C, C++, and Fortran on the JVM via SulongManuel Rigger, JKU Linz|
|11:10||Actor Profiling on the JVMAndrea Rosa, USI Lugano||Lusagent: Dynamic Software Updating on JavaAlex Neumann, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology|
|11:50||Dotty, towards the better\faster\safer ScalaDmitry Petrashko, EPFL||Breaking Boundaries between Runtimes & DBJulien Lopez, University of Paris-Sud|
|14:30||Branch Pruning in the Firefox JITNicolas B. Pierron, Mozilla||RAPID Query ExecutionNitin Kunal, Oracle Labs|
|15:10||One CompilerChristian Wimmer, Oracle Labs||Utilising Hardware Acceleration from JavaJames Clarkson, University of Manchester|
|16:10||Measuring JIT Compiler ImprovementsPetr Tuma, Charles University Prague||Energy-Efficient Managed Language ExecutionShoaib Akram, Ghent University|
|16:50||Eclipse OMR JITBuilder for Better PerformanceCharlie Gracie, IBM Runtimes||Maxine on ZSim: HW/SW Co-design ResearchAndrey Rodchenko, University of Manchester|
To participate, please email email@example.com stating your wish to attend, and your name and affiliation as you wish to have them on your name badge. There are limited participant slots due to the constraints of the room, so please register early, and by July 27th the latest.
As an optional social event, we will plan this year for Saturday the 3rd of September a trip to the Lake Como - a gorgeous lake in Italy close to Lugano. Please let us know whether you intend to participate for planning purposes.