NSDI '24 Activities

To enhance your symposium experience, several attendee events are planned throughout the week. They are open to all NSDI '24 attendees. Check back here for the latest additions to the activities schedule.

Tuesday, April 16

NSDI '24 Symposium Luncheon and Test of Time Award Presentation

Tuesday, 12:40 pm–2:00 pm

NSDI '24 Student Mentoring

Tuesday, 6:00 pm–6:30 pm
Cypress Room

The NSDI '24 Mentoring Program is designed to give student attendees a chance to get to know more people at the symposium, get career advice from a senior member of the community, and obtain more feedback on their research.

NSDI '24 Student Meetup

Tuesday, 6:30 pm–7:30 pm
Cypress Room

All student attendees, student mentors, and program committee memebers are invited to an informal mixer after the technical sessions end on Tuesday. No sign-up is necessary.

Meta Sponsor Event

Tuesday, 7:30 pm–8:30 pm
Cypress Room

Speakers: James Zeng: Network.AI, Jianyu Huang: AI Hardware/Software Co-Design, Yue Dong: PyTorch.

Join Meta to learn more about current projects and enjoy refreshments while networking with other attendees.


Wednesday, April 17

N2Women Luncheon

Wednesday, 12:30 pm–2:00 pm
Bayshore Room
Courtesy of Meta and USENIX

All registered NSDI '24 attendees who identify as women are welcome. N2Women is a discipline-specific community of researchers in the fields of networking and communications. N2Women encourages diversity and aims at fostering connections among under-represented women in this computing sub-field. Advance registration is required; please email sponsorship@usenix.org if you missed the deadline of Monday, April 8. The speakers and topic can be viewed on the N2Women NSDI '24 Flier.

Support for these N2Women Young Researcher Fellowship awards has been generously provided by Meta, ACM SIGMOBILE, ACM SIGCOMM, IEEE Communications Society, IEEE Computer Society (CS) Technical Committee on Computer Communications (TCCC).

NSDI '24 Poster Session and Reception

Wednesday, 6:30 pm–8:00 pm

Check out the cool new ideas and the latest preliminary research on display at the Poster Session and Reception. Enjoy dinner, drinks, and the chance to connect with other attendees, authors, and symposium organizers. View the list of accepted posters.

Birds-of-a-Feather Sessions (BoFs)

Tuesday, 7:00 pm–10:00 pm
Wednesday, 8:00 pm–10:00 pm

Registered attendees may schedule Birds-of-a-Feather sessions (BoFs) and reserve meeting rooms for them in one-hour increments via the BoFs schedule grid posted outside the badge pickup area. The Attendee Guide, which will be sent to registered attendees shortly before the event, contains more details for scheduling a BoF. Each room will be set with a projector and screen.