[hpc-announce] PPoPP 2018 2nd Call for Workshops and Tutorials

Jesper Larsson Träff traff at par.tuwien.ac.at
Thu Sep 14 04:35:42 CDT 2017

PPoPP 2018 Call for Workshops and Tutorials

We are soliciting proposals for workshops and tutorials within the general 
scope of PPoPP. We encourage members of the community to submit proposals 
for workshops/tutorials that bring together researchers and practitioners 
to share their latest results and to discuss work in progress and new 

Workshops and tutorials will be held prior to the main conference on 
Saturday–Sunday, February 24-25, 2018 and may be half a day or a full day 
in length. Please note that attendees of CGO 2018 and HPCA 2018 will also 
be able to register for these workshops and tutorials.


Please submit proposals to the PPoPP 2018 Workshops and Tutorials Chair, 
Siegfried Benkner (siegfried.benkner at univie.ac.at). Workshop and tutorial 
proposals will be evaluated on an ongoing basis. Early submissions are 
encouraged and will be evaluated immediately. Please note that for workshops 
that wish to publish accepted submissions in the ACM Digital Library 
special rules apply. Such workshops also require approval by the SIGPLAN 
executive committee.

The key dates are as follows:
• Proposal submission deadline: October 6, 2017 (AoE)
• Final notification of acceptance: October 27, 2017
• Workshop/tutorial dates: February 24-25, 2018

All proposals must include the following information in a pdf file (2-3 pages):
• Workshop program
o Sample call for papers, including workshop title, scope, format and the 
main topics of the workshop
o Invited or keynote speakers (if any)
o Panel discussion (if any)
o Organizers’ bio and affiliation and a tentative list of PC members
o For each PC member: Gender, affiliation, country of affiliation, 
professional status/seniority
o Whether or not accepted submissions will be published in the ACM Digital
• Tutorial program
o The title and abstract of the tutorial
o An outline of tutorial content and objectives
o Prerequisite knowledge
o Special requirements (if any)
o A biography of the tutorial organizers and relevant experiences on the 
• The expected number of participants and duration of the workshop/tutorial, 
i.e., 1/2 day or full day
• Advertisement: how do you plan to solicit participation to your 
workshop/tutorial (e.g., via social media, workshop/tutorial website, 
mailing lists etc.)
• Information on past workshop/tutorials (number of attendees/submissions) 
on the same topic held with this or other conferences (if any).

All workshop proposals will be evaluated by a committee comprising the 
following members of the PPoPP 2018 organizing committee.

Siegfried Benkner (Workshops and Tutorials Chair), Universität Wien

Calin Cascaval, Barefoot Networks

Thomas Gross (Program Chair), ETH Zurich

Andreas Krall (General Chair), TU Wien

For workshops that wish to publish accepted papers in the ACM Digital Library 
we will handle the approval process with SIGPLAN on behalf of the workshop 
organizers. Please refer to 
for SIGPLAN-approved workshops.

For more information, please contact the Workshops and Tutorials Chair, 
Siegfried Benkner (siegfried.benkner at univie.ac.at).

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