Preliminary Call for Panels

The 2011 International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation

(HPCS 2011)

In Conjunction With
The International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2011)

July 4 – 8, 2011
Bahcesehir University
Istanbul, Turkey

(Proposal Submission Deadline: February 25, 2011)
The 2011 International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation (HPCS 2011) is an exciting forum that brings together scientists and researchers from academia as well as managers and engineers from industry and government organizations to meet and exchange ideas and recent works on all aspects of high performance computing systems, their design and use, their roles and impact, and their applications, especially in computational sciences and in modeling and simulation of complex systems.  The conference will consist of technical sessions, workshops and special sessions, tutorials, demos, exhibits, doctoral dissertation consortium, and panels.  These will present original and fundamental research advances in the subject areas.  Topics of interest include all aspects of high performance computing and simulation. 

What to Submit
We solicit panel proposals on hot and controversial topics by leading experts in the subject of high performance computing systems and simulation.  A proposal should focus on a specific topic of current or emerging interest.  They should be provocative, informative, and exciting.  A proposal should include the following information:
  • Panel's topic
  • Panel organizer's name, affiliation, and contact information
  • Panelists' names, affiliation, contact information, and biographies
  • A one-page abstract that clearly describes the panel purpose and scope as well as main ideas. 
  • Position Statements from the panelists are also welcomed but not required.
Proposal Submission
Please send the panel proposal via emails to the Panels Co-Chairs. 

Important Dates:
 Proposal submission dueFebruary 25, 2011
 Notification of Acceptance April 11, 2011
 Extended Camera-ready Abstract & Registration April 29, 2011
 Conference Date July 4 - 8, 2011

Workshops and Special Sessions

For information or questions about panels, please contact Panels Co-Chairs
  • Pascal Bouvry, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg,
  • Yun (Helen) He, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, California, USA,
  • Sangho Yi, INRIA - Rhone-Alpes Grenoble, France,

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