4th High-Performance Computing Symposium

The HPC Latam Symposium has been organized since 2008 in the context of the Argentine Informatics Meetings (JAIIO). The 2011 version will take place in Córdoba in the Universidad Tecnológica Nacional between August 31 and September 01. The symposium will feature invited talks from academy and industry, tutorials, short- and full-paper sessions presenting all kind of applications, methods and techniques related to HPC.


  • Nicolás Wolovick (Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, FaMAF)
  • Gonzalo Hernández Oliva, Escuela de Ingenieria Industrial - Universidad de Valparaiso (NLHPC, U. de Chile)


  • Roberto Bevilacqua (Comisión Nacional de Energía Atómica, UBA-Universidad de Buenos Aires, Universidad Nacional de San Martín)
  • Eduardo Bringa (Universidad Nacional de Cuyo)
  • Miguel Angel Cavaliere (Tenaris Siderca y U. de Buenos Aires)
  • Adrián Cristal (Barcelona Supercomputing Center)
  • Diego Crupnicoff (Mellanox Technologies)
  • Gilberto Diaz (Universidad de los Andes, Venezuela)
  • Carlos Garcia Garino (UNCuyo-Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, Argentina)
  • Mariano Camilo González Lebrero (UBA, Argentina)
  • Dan Hirsch (Intel de Argentina)
  • Ricardo Medel (Intel Argentina)
  • Pablo Minnini (Universidad de Buenos Aires)
  • Esteban Mocskos (Universidad de Buenos Aires)
  • Sergio Nesmachnow (Universidad de la República, Uruguay)
  • Patricia Paredes (UNC-Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Argentina)
  • Marcela Printista (Universidad Nacional de San Luis)
  • Luis Salinas (Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María, Chile)
  • Cristian Sánchez (Universidad Nacional de Córdoba)
  • Mario Storti (UNL-Universidad Nacional del Litoral, Argentina)
  • Patricia Tissera (IAFE, UBA, Argentina)
  • Carsten Trinitis (Technische Universität München, Alemania)
  • Mariano Vázquez (Barcelona Supercomputing Center)


We invite you to submit a paper and to attend to this event in which there is a space for sharing knowledge. Suggested topics of interest include, but are not restricted to:

  • Distributed and Grid Computing
  • Parallel Algorithms and Architectures
  • High Performance Applications
  • High Performance Software Tools
  • Virtualization in High Performance Computing
  • Visualization and Data Management
  • Cloud Computing
  • Tools and Environments for High Performance System Engineering
  • Component Technologies for High Performance Computing
  • Parallelism and Data Sharing on Multi-core Architectures
  • Graphics Processing Units and specialized computing elements in High Performance Computing


Full papers (up to 16 pages) or short papers (up to 4 pages) must be submitted according to Springer's LNCS style before May 20, 2011 through the Open Conference System. For diffusion reasons, papers must be presented in English languaje.


Paper Submission

Symposia at 40Jaiio use SADIO's conference management system to handle submissions. To upload your contribution you first need to register and sign in. The following links provide detailed instructions about registration and submission, direct access to the user registration form, and direct access to the submission form.

Detailed instructions about registration and submission (opens in a new window)

SADIO's Conference Management System registration page

Submission page (registered users only)


Symposium Information

Up-to-date information about the program and the symposium organization can be found at http://hpc2011.hpclatam.org  


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