[hpc-announce] HPCS 2018: CALL FOR TUTORIALS, Deadline: April 27, 2018

Bartosz Balis balis at agh.edu.pl
Mon Apr 23 14:18:27 CDT 2018

The International Conference on High Performance Computing &
Simulation (HPCS 2018)
July 16  20, 2018
Orleans, France

http://hpcs2018.cisedu.info/  or  http://cisedu.us/rp/hpcs18

Call for Tutorials

Proposal Submission Deadline: 27 April 2018 - Extended


The 2018 International Conference on High Performance Computing &
Simulation (HPCS 2018) is to address, explore and exchange information
on the state-of-the-art in high performance and large scale computing
systems, their use in modeling and simulation, their design,
performance and use, and their impact.  The 16th edition of the
Conference will be held on July 16 - 20, 2018 in Orleans, France.

As in every year, the Conference will feature a state-of-the-art set
of tutorial presentations. The HPCS 2018 Organizing Committee invites
proposals and ideas for tutorials to be held as part of the
Conference.  All tutorials will address timely, important, and
relevant subject areas within high performance computing and
simulation. Preference will be given to proposals at an introductory
to medium high level, accessible to a wide audience. Typically, 2-4
hour tutorials are planned but others will be considered.  Proposals
will be evaluated by members of the Organizing Committee.

If you are interested in presenting a tutorial at this conference or
have an idea for a tutorial you would like to see offered please
contact the Tutorials Co-Chairs.

TOPICS INCLUDE  (but are not limited to):

    All HPCS related topics.


A proposal to present a tutorial should contain the following information:

- Tutorial Title
- Full Name(s), Affiliation(s) and Contact Information of the Instructor(s)
- Extended Abstract (300 - 500 words) detailing (a) the technical
subject, (b) its importance, (c) its relevance and benefits to HPCS
2018 attendees, (d) tutorial goals
- Detailed tutorial outline in a medium level of granularity,
including sections and subsections as well as bibliography
- Intended audience profile and prerequisites
- Expected duration of the tutorial
- Tutorial format. (i.e., talks, or talks + demo, etc.)
- Biography of the Instructor(s) (100-200 words) and web site
- Indication whether the submission of a tutorial paper (see below) is

If the tutorial or its earlier version has been given before, please
indicate those respective events in full (dates, content, etc.). This
is an important requirement.


Proposers of accepted tutorials are given the opportunity to submit a
tutorial paper. The content of a tutorial paper must be based on the
material covered by the tutorial and must not exceed 10 pages. The
required format for the camera-ready submission is posted on the
Conference Web site. The author kit containing templates for the
required style can be found at the Conferences web site at

Submitted tutorial papers will be reviewed by the Tutorials Chairs and
members of the Organizing Committee prior to publication. The
conference organizers have the right to refuse publication of tutorial
papers if, for example, the technical quality of the paper is
insufficient or the content of the paper does not match the content of
the tutorial. Tutorial papers will be published in the conference
proceedings and hence will be disseminated through the Digital


Tutorial Proposal Submission Deadline --------- 27 April 2018 - Extended
Notification of Acceptance -------------------- 04 May 2018
Registration & Proceedings Manuscripts Due by - 11 May 2018
Conference Dates ------------------------------ 16-20 July 2018

For information or questions about tutorials, please contact Tutorials

Bartosz Balis
    Department of Computer Science
    AGH University of the Science and Technology, Krakow, Poland
    Phone:  +48 12 617-34-89
    Fax:      +48 12 633-94-06
    Email:   balis at agh.edu.pl

Helene Coullon
    Automatic Computer Production Department
    IMT Atlantique and INRIA, Nantes, France
    Phone:  +33 02 51-85-82-96
    Fax:      +33
    Email:   helene.coullon at imt-atlantique.fr

Frederic Loulergue
     Computing and Cyber Systems, School of Informatics
     Northern Arizona University, Arizona, USA
     Phone:  +1 (928) 523 5044
     Fax:      +1 (928)
     Email:   frederic.loulergue at nau.edu

the Conferences organizers, or consult the Conferences web site at
URLs: http://hpcs2018.cisedu.info  or  http://cisedu.us/rp/hpcs18.

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