Call for Contributions
As one of the three pillars within the Department of Science and Technology's (DST's) national cyber-infrastructure initiative, the core mission of the CHPC is to increase the competitiveness of South Africa through promoting the adoption of high performance computing (HPC) and data technologies and tools across all sectors. In order to satisfy DST's grand vision, the CHPC attempts to foster a multi-array of vibrant and productive computational research communities alongside experimentalists. The CHPC aims to leverage its computational platforms, expertise and funding to facilitate the advancement of South Africa - from bioinformatics, engineering and astronomy to humanities, finance, and arts - in both public and private sectors.
FORMAT AND SUBMISSIONS
Conference contributions are in two-fold:
Those who are interested in presenting are invited to submit their presentations by Friday 26 October 2012. The presentation must focus on one of the following topics:
Abstract submission guidelines are as follows:
Abstracts submission deadline: Friday 26 October 2012
POSTER SUBMISSION GUIDLLINES
Poster display boards will be provided by the CHPC and will be setup in the exhibition area. Display boards will be 900mm high by 900mm wide and posters should be in portrait A1 size. Please note that posters must be in English and must have a title, author's name and affiliation. Delegates, especially students are encouraged to bring posters relating to the theme of the conference or their field of study. All posters should be setup before 11:00 on the 04 December 2012 and be removed at 16:30 on the 07 December 2012.