The 30th International Symposium on High-Performance Parallel and Distributed Computing

Stockholm, Sweden, 21-25 June 2021

Call for Participation

The 30th International ACM Symposium on
High-Performance Parallel and Distributed Computing

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Conference Registration includes attendance at the main conference sessions, workshops, tutorials, posters, and panels. It also provides access to proceedings, videos, and recordings of talks and online technical sessions. To register, use the link below.

Three Keynote Talks and HPDC Award Winner

  • Tuesday, June 22nd
    Gustavo Alonso (ETH Zürich) - Hardware specialization for distributed computing
  • Wednesday, June 23rd
    Maria Girone (CERN) - Computing Challenges for High Energy Physics
  • Thursday, June 24th 2021
    HPDC Achievement Award Recipient Keynote Talk

Main Conference Technical Paper Sessions

The 19 contributed papers accepted for the main conference will be presented in technical sessions to be held virtually on June 22, 23, and 24.

Full program is available at

Posters to be held on June 23

Posters will be posted online and available the week before the conference. The program will include a lightning round of presentations.

Workshops to be Held on June 21 and June 25

The seven workshops and one tutorial listed below will all have programs of contributed papers and invited speakers. See planned program at


WorkshopScienceCloud 09:00-13:00 EDT 11TH Workshop on Scientific Cloud ComputingBogdan Nicolae, Alexandru Costan, Kento Sato
WorkshopSNTA09:30-16:30 EDTSystems and Network Telemetry and AnalyticsJinoh Kim, Massimo Cafaro, Alex Sim
WorkshopP-RECS’2111:00-15:00 EDT 4th International Workshop on Practical Reproducible Evaluation of Computer SystemsIvo Jimenez, Jay Lofstead, Carlos Maltzahn
TutorialSHAD13:00-16:00 EDT Productive Programming of Distributed Systems with the SHAD C++ LibraryVito Giovanni Castellana, Marco Minutoli


WorkshopFRAME02:00-08:00 EDTFlexible Resource and Application Management on the EdgeMassimo Coppola, Hanna Kavalionak, Luca Ferrucci, Antonios Makris
WorkshopPERMAVOST05:00-09:00 EDTPerformance EngineeRing, Modelling, Analysis, and VisualizatiOn STrategyRadita Liem, Connor Scully-Allison, Ana Veroneze Solorzano, Jesus Labarta
WorkshopEMOSS'2108:00-12:00EDTEmerging Open Storage Systems and Solutions for Data Intensive ComputingSai Narasimhamurthy
WorkshopHPSC11:00-15:00 EDTHigh Performance Serverless ComputingYadu Babuji, Ian Foster, Kyle Chard

General Co-Chairs:

Erwin LaureMax Planck Computing and Data Facility, Germany
Stefano MarkidisKTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden

Program Co-Chairs:

Ana Lucia VarbanescuUniversity of Amsterdam UVA, Netherlands
Gerald Fredrick (Jay) Lofstead Sandia National Laboratories, New Mexico, USA

Local Co-Chairs:

Stefano MarkidisKTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
Vladimir VlassovKTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden

Workshops Chair:

Ivy PengLawrence Livermore National Laboratory, CA, USA

Poster Co-Chairs:

Artur PodobasKTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
Dong LiUniversity of California, Merced, USA

Publications Chair:

Antonino TumeoPNNL, USA

Publicity Chair:

Kento SatoRIKEN Center for Computational Science (RIKEN R-CCS), Japan

Web Chair:

Apostolos VasileiadisKTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden

Sponsored by ACM SIGARCH and The University of Arizona.

In cooperation with ACM SIGHPC