EASC 2018, April 17-19, Edinburgh

From 17/04/2018 to 19/04/2018


The 5th Exascale Applications and Software Conference (EASC 2018), will be held in Edinburgh, Scotland on the 17-19 April 2018.


Topics of interest

The organisers seek novel contributions in all areas associated with applications, tools, software programming models and libraries, and other technologies necessary to exploit future exascale systems.

  • enabling and optimising applications for exascale in any area;
  • developing and enhancing algorithms for exascale systems;
  • aiding the exploitation of massively parallel systems through tools, e.g. performance analysis, debugging, development environments;
  • programming models and libraries for exascale;
  • exascale runtimes and system software;
  • evaluating best practice in HPC concerning large-scale facilities and application execution;
  • novel uses of current generation and future exascale systems;
  • new hardware technologies and their exploitation to solve exascale challenges.

More information on participation can be found here.

Conference Update (as of 9 Feb 2018)

Our keynote speakers are:

Jeffrey Vetter (group leader, future technologies group at Oak Ridge National Lab)

Dominic Harlow (consultant at the FIA)

Andreas Olofsson (program Manager in the Microsystems Technology Office at DARPA)

Satoshi Matsuoka (Professor of Global Scientific Information Center and Tokyo Institute of Technology).

More details about our keynote speakers, as well as their topics, can be found on the EASC website: http://www.easc2018.ed.ac.uk/. 

It's not too late to showcase your work at EASC!

Hot Topic Posters: Poster submissions on recent or on-going research in the topics of interest listed at http://www.easc2018.ed.ac.uk/call-for-participation/ are warmly welcomed.

Poster presenters will have the opportunity to present a lightning talk (1-2 minutes) introducing the topic of their poster. Please send a brief abstract (max. 100 words, plus one image) to info@easc2018.ed.ac.uk by 1st of March 2018. 

Early bird registration now open

Registration is now open and you will be able to enjoy our early bird discount until the 28th of March 2018. Please visit http://www.easc2018.ed.ac.uk/registration/ to register and for more details.

More information

For full information please see the EASC2018 homepage: http://www.easc2018.ed.ac.uk


  • confirmed
    Internal ETP4HPC event
  • to be confirmed
    Internal ETP4HPC event
  • external
    External organisation event
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