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December 18, 2008
Dec. 18 -- The call for papers for the PRACE Award 2009 has begun. It will be the second time the PRACE Award will be presented at the ISC (International Supercomputing Conference) Opening Session.
PRACE will award a prize to the best scientific paper by a European student or young scientist in one of the following areas:
The winner chosen by the ISC'09 Award Committee will receive a PRACE sponsorship for the participation in a training event or a conference relevant to petascale computing.
The authors of the ISC and PRACE Award winning papers will have the opportunity to give a keynote talk on their work during the Scientific Sessions on Tuesday, June 23.
Full papers (written in English only) of not more than eight pages should be submitted in PDF format to firstname.lastname@example.org by Sunday, Feb. 1, 2009. Please indicate in your accompanying email the name and address of the corresponding author and the topic area (also please mention that you wish for your paper to be considered for the PRACE Award).
The ISC conference provides an unrivalled platform to meet with the key decision makers from the HPC industry over 4 days under one roof. Taking place in Hamburg, Germany, June 23-26, 2009, this jam-packed event is one of the the best opportunities in 2009 to learn about the most important developments in HPC. An exceptional line-up of speakers, a world-class HPC show and great networking opportunities will draw some 1,500 participants.
More details at http://www.supercomp.de/isc09/.
The Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE) prepares the creation of a persistent pan-European HPC service, consisting of several tier-0 centres providing European researchers with access to capability computers and forming the top level of the European HPC ecosystem. PRACE is a project funded in part by the EU's 7th Framework Programme. The PRACE project receives funding from the European Community's Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/2007-2013) under grant agreement n° RI-211528. www.prace-project.eu.
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