HPCS 2020 : The 2020 International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation
HPCS 2020 : The 2020 International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation

HPCS 2020 : The 2020 International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation

Event Date: October 26, 2020 - October 30, 2020
Submission Deadline: July 17, 2020
Notification of Acceptance: August 07, 2020
Camera Ready Version Due: August 19, 2020


The 2020 International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation (HPCS 2020) will be held on October 26-30, 2020 in Barcelona, Spain (Tentative). Under the theme of “HPC and Modeling & Simulation for the 21st Century," HPCS 2020 will focus on a wide range of the state-of-the-art as well as emerging topics pertaining to high performance and large scale computing systems at both the client and backend levels. Continuing the great success of previous HPCS events, HPCS 2020 is anticipated to attract a large number of high-quality submissions and stimulate cutting-edge research discussions among many pioneering researchers and scientists as well as industry engineers and leaders from all around the world.

Call for Papers

Topics for main conference and its tracks include (but are not limited to):

Architectures and Systems

  • Cluster and Grid Computing
  • Enterprise and Federated Architectures
  • High Perf Computing & Architectures for Clouds and Edge Computing
  • Fine-Grain Parallelism and Architectures
  • Network and Security Processors
  • Scalable Computing
  • Distributed Shared Memory
  • Peer-to-Peer Architectures and Networks
  • High Performance Interconnection Networks
  • High Performance I/O
  • HPC Monitoring & Instrumentation
  • Data Flow Machines
  • Architectures for High Performance Ubiquitous & Pervasive Computing
  • Cloud and Edge Tensor Processing Units (TPUs)
  • Exascale Architectures
  • Multi-Core Architectures and Support
  • Instruction-, Thread- and Memory-Level Parallelism
  • Embedded and Application-Specific Architectures
  • Reconfigurable Computing & FPGA Based Architectures
  • Memory, Storage, and Warehousing
  • Energy/Power Aware HPC Architectures and Green Computing
  • HPC Architectures for Mobility 
  • Broadband and High Performance Networks
  • Sensors and High Performance Networks
  • Pervasive High Performance Computing
  • Nature Inspired HPC Architectures
  • Innovative HPC (Autonomic, Affective, Quantum, ...)
  • Neuro and Quantum Computing, Architectures, Networks, and Interconnects


  • Modeling, Simulation and Evaluation Techniques of HPC Systems
  • Partitioning, Mapping, and Scheduling
  • Load Balancing and Sharing
  • Mutual Exclusion, Deadlock Detection
  • Causality and Time
  • Network Flow and Congestion
  • Message Passing
  • Query Processing and Information Retrieval
  • Learning and Intelligence Algorithms
  • Quantum Algorithms and Complexity
  • Modeling and Simulation using HPC Systems
  • Reliable Parallel, and Distributed Algorithms
  • Routing, Synchronization, Consistency
  • Resource Allocation, Sharing and Management
  • Coordination, Consensus, and Agreement
  • Fault Tolerance and Resilience in HPC Systems
  • Network and Systems Protocols
  • HLA, InfiniBand and Other Related Standards
  • High Performance Data Mining and Searching
  • HPC Security, Authentication, Access Control
  • Combinational Optimization Algorithms

Software and Middleware in HPC Systems

  • Operating Systems and Support
  • Compiler Design and Optimization
  • Name Services and Naming
  • Interprocess Communication
  • Transaction and Concurrency Control
  • Brokering Middleware
  • Enterprise Based Technologies
  • Benchmarking and Assessment
  • Web Ontologies and Semantics
  • Open CL Platforms and Developments
  • Virtualization and Virtual Machines
  • Programming Languages 
  • Accelerators Programming
  • Libraries and Programming Environments
  • Parallel and Distributed File Systems
  • Distributed Objects and Remote Invocation
  • Object-Oriented Programming & Design
  • Software Development Tools and Support
  • Software Monitoring and Measurement
  • Quantum Programming Languages, Operating Systems, and Compilers
  • Visualization, Scientific Visualization and Rendering

Applications-Oriented High Performance 

  • General-Purpose computation on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU)
  • Parallelization of Simulation
  • Bioinformatics and Biocomputing
  • High Performance Internet and Web Computing
  • Federated and Legacy Applications
  • Autonomous Vehicles and Robotics Systems
  • High Performance Knowledge Based Systems
  • Agent and Multi Agent Based Applications
  • Neural, Fuzzy, and Rough Sets in HPC
  • Large Scale Scientific Computing
  • e-Sciences
  • Service Oriented Applications
  • Applied Modeling and Simulation using HPC
  • Large Scale Systems for Computational Sciences (Biological, Chemical, Physical, Bioinformatics, Environmental, Transportation, Agriculture, etc.)
  • Clouds and Edge Computing and Applications
  • Smart Cities and Ambient Intelligence
  • Data Intensive Supercomputing
  • Big Data and Data Analytics
  • Real-time and embedded P & D Applications
  • Distributed Multimedia Systems
  • Web Services and Applications
  • P & D Industrial and Manufacturing Applications
  • Databases, Repositories and Their Applications
  • Mobile and Wireless High Performance Applications
  • HPC and Education
  • Cooperative Information Systems and Applications
  • Computer Supported Decision Making using HPC
  • Granular Computing and its Applications
  • HPC in Digital Signal and Image Processing and Vision
  • Vision, Image Processing, and Pattern Recognition
  • Business Intelligence Machine Learning Applications

Best Deals


HPCS 2020 : The 2020 International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation will take place in Barcelona. It’s a 5 days event starting on Oct 26, 2020 (Monday) and will be winded up on Oct 30, 2020 (Friday).

HPCS 2020 falls under the following areas: HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPUTING, MODELING, SIMULATION, CLOUD COMPUTING, DISTRIBUTED COMPUTING, etc. Submissions for this Conference can be made by Jul 17, 2020. Authors can expect the result of submission by Aug 07, 2020. Upon acceptance, authors should submit the final version of the manuscript on or before Aug 19, 2020 to the official website of the Conference.

Please check the official event website for possible changes before you make any travelling arrangements. Generally, events are strict with their deadlines. It is advisable to check the official website for all the deadlines.

Other Details of the HPCS 2020

  • Short Name: HPCS 2020
  • Full Name: The 2020 International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation
  • Timing: 09:00 AM-06:00 PM (expected)
  • Fees: Check the official website of HPCS 2020
  • Event Type: Conference
  • Website Link:
  • Location/Address: Barcelona

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