• HPC Knowledge Meeting'18

    We are pleased to host the 7th HPC Knowledge Meeting organized by HPCNow!.

    This is a meeting aimed to share expertise and strategies in High Performance Computing, High Performance Data Analysis, and Clustering.
    It will be held in Barcelona from 21st to 22nd June, 2018.
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HPC Knowledge Meeting'18 Schedule

June 21st
08:45 Jordi Blasco (HPCNow!)
9:45 Alejandro Sanchez (SchedMD)
Coffee Break
12:45 Joshua Mora (FutureWei Technologies)
14:30 Sergio José Vega Gutiérrez (CUJAE)
Coffee Break
Round Table
18:00 - 20:30 Tapas Time
June 22nd
10:00Judit Gimenez (BSC)
Coffee Break
11:00 Gunter Roeth (NVIDIA)
11:30 Shahzeb Siddiqui (Pfizer)
Beer & Food Pairing
13:30 - 14:30
Wrap Up
17:00h David Tur (HPCNow!)


This is a meeting aimed to share expertise and strategies in High Performance Computing, High Performance Data Analysis, and Clustering.

It will be held in Barcelona from 21st to 22nd June, 2018.

Important Deadlines

Abstract submission deadline for presentations 16th April 2018
Abstract submission deadline for presentations (extended) 21st May 2018
Confirm accepted presentations 18th April 2018
Online Registration deadline 18th Jun 2018
Presentations submission deadline (PDF or PPT) 18th Jun 2018


Call for Presentation & Tutorial Proposals

High Performance Computing & Data Analytics experts are encouraged to submit proposals for Presentations and Tutorials to be given during the conference. Concurrent sessions are scheduled in 15-minute, 30-minute and 60-minute blocks.

We would like to cover all areas of interest in HPC, HPDA, and Clustering. For this reason, we encourage you to submit presentations or tutorials related to these fields.

Proposal Submission

All submissions should be made electronically through the Easychair website.

All proposals must be submitted as a single pdf file by 21st May, 2018, including:

  1. Contact information
  2. A 200-word (maximum) abstract
  3. Only for tutorials: a detailed description of the tutorial content (maximum 2 pages) containing:
    • Targeted audience
    • Content level (split into beginner, intermediate or advanced)
    • Audience prerequisites
    • Detailed outline (maximum 1 page)

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Accommodation & Location

The meeting will be hosted by Barcelona Advanced Industry Park, Marie Curie, s/n, 08042 Barcelona (Spain).


No special accommodation has been agreed by the workshop organization, but there are several hotels and student residences available close to the venue.

You can use Hotels Combined as a search tool to help users find the best priced accommodation option. In addition to the obvious advantages of the comparison system, the Conference Support Initiative offers rebates.

Please check the following links:

Sponsorship Opportunities

We encourage to take part in sponsorship of the HPC Knowledge Meeting’18 at the level which best suits your organization needs. We provide pre-defined sponsorship opportunities packages to participate in presenting a business or technical sessions and join in other marketing activities.


The registration fee for the two day workshop includes congress materials, congress program and abstracts, certificate of attendance, coffee breaks and lunch.

The number of participants of HPC Knowledge Meeting'18 is limited to 100. Acceptance will be made on a first come first serve basis.

Listed prices don't include VAT (21% IVA).

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image Staff Software Engineer @ CERN

Jakob Blomer

image Founder and President @ STEM-Trek

Elizabeth Leake

image Software Engineer @ Sylabs Inc

Carlos Eduardo Arango Gutierrez

Sylabs Inc
image Director @ SCAYLE

Vicente Matellán Olivera

image HPC Linux Engineer @ Pfizer

Shahzeb Siddiqui

image Co-founder and CTO @ HPCNow!

Jordi Blasco

image Senior Support Engineer @ SchedMD LLC

Alejandro Sanchez

image Tools Group Manager @ BSC

Judit Gimenez

image Research Engineer @ CRG

Paolo Di Tommaso

image Computer Networks Professor @ CUJAE

Sergio José Vega Gutiérrez

image CTO @ StackHPC Ltd

Stig Telfer

StackHPC Ltd
image CTO @ UCit

Benjamin Depardon

image Technical Sales @ Lenovo

Miguel Terol

image Solution Architect @ NVIDIA

Gunter Roeth