Final Submission Deadline
June 15, 2015

Submitted by Claudio Amorim

The 27th International Symposium on Computer Architecture and
High Performance Computing (SBAC-PAD)

Florianópolis, SC, Brazil
October 18-21, 2015
Authors are invited to submit manuscripts on all aspects of computer
architecture and high performance computing. Topics of interest include (but
are not limited to):
– Application-specific systems
– Benchmarking, performance measurements, and analysis
– Cloud, Grid, cluster, and peer-to-peer systems
– Embedded and pervasive systems
– GPUs, FPGAs and other accelerator architectures
– Languages, compilers, and tools for parallel and distributed programming
– Modeling and simulation methodology
– Operating systems and virtualization
– Parallel and distributed systems, algorithms, and applications
– Power and energy-efficient systems
– Processor, cache, memory, storage, and network architecture
– Real-world applications and case studies
– Reconfigurable, resilient and fault-tolerant systems

Submissions must be in English, 8 pages maximum, following the IEEE conference
formatting guidelines. To be published in the SBAC-PAD 2015 Conference
Proceedings and to be eligible for publication at the IEEE Xplore (pending),
one of the authors must register at the full rate. Authors may not use a single
registration for multiple papers. Authors of selected papers will be invited to
submit extended versions of their papers for publication on the Journal of
Parallel and Distributed Computing.

Submission link: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=sbacpad2015

Abstract deadline: June 7th (Anywhere on earth)
Paper deadline: June 15th (Anywhere on earth)
Rebuttal: July 9th
Author notification: July 19th
Camera ready: August 14th

Confirmed Keynote Speakers:
Geoffrey Charles Fox (Indiana University, USA)
Satoshi Matsuoka (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Onur Mutlu (Carnegie Mellon University, USA)

General Chair:
Mario A. R. Dantas (UFSC, Brazil)

Program Chairs:
Edson Borin (Unicamp, Brazil)
Viktor K. Prasanna (USC, USA)

Track Chairs:
Anne Benoit (ENS Lyon, France) — Applications and Algorithms
David R. Kaeli (Northeastern University, USA) — Architecture
Albert Cohen (Inria, France) — Software
Dilma Da Silva (Texas A&M University, USA) — Distributed Systems and Networks

Publicity Chairs:
Christophe Cérin (Paris 13 University, France) – Europe and Africa
Claudio Amorim (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – Latin America
Kuan-Ching Li (Providence University, Taiwan) – Asia and Oceania
Miriam Capretz (The University of Western Ontario, Canada) – North America

Publications Chair:
Hermes Senger (Federal University of São Carlos, Brazil)

Workshop Chair:
Alba Melo (University of Brasilia, Brazil)

Financial Chair:
Márcio Castro (Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil)

Alfredo Goldman (University of São Paulo, Brazil)
Laércio Lima Pilla (Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil)
Philippe Navaux (Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil)