Joanna Kolodziej


SC17- Note for the cHiPSet Members

Dear cHiPSet Members, This years Supercomputing conference (SC17) was held Nov. 12-17 in Denver, Colorado, USA. SC is the premier conference in the area of High Performance Computing with more than 10.000 participants from all over the world. The dominating themes were the convergence of HPC and Big Data technologies as well as Deep Learning facilitated by new generations of extremely powerful GPUs and other types of special purpose hardware. Many of the research paper sessions, panels and Birds-of-a-Feather sessions addressed topics of high relevance to the cHiPSet Action. More details about the conference program can be found at: http://sc17.supercomputing.org/conference-overview/sc17-schedule/ With […]


ISMS 2018, Valletta, Malta

Dear cHiPSet Members, This is to let you know that the International Conference on Information Systems and Management Science (http://www.isms2018.iaasse.org/) is to be held on February 22nd and 23rd, 2018 in Malta, Europe. If the conference themes are in line with your research interests, this would be a great opportunity to contribute to the conference through your presence as well as to publish papers in various SCI/Scopus indexed journals. Registration fees have purposely been kept very low — but this notwithstanding, in exceptional cases, participants can present their paper through Skype to save time and avoid travel costs. . The deadline for submission of […]


EURO-PAR 2018: CALL FOR PAPERS

Dear cHiPSet Members, you are invited to submit your papers and participate in EURO PAR 2018 Please find attached the cfp from the conference organizers, involved also in cHiPSet. Joanna Kolodziej ################################### ## 24th International European Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing Turin, Italy, August 27-31, 2018 Web: <http://www.europar2018.org/> Twitter: @europar2018 __Euro-Par__ is the prime European conference covering all aspects of __parallel__ and __distributed__ processing, ranging from theory to practice, from small to the largest parallel and distributed systems and infrastructures, from fundamental computational problems to full-fledged applications, from architecture, compiler, language and interface design and implementation, to tools, support […]


NESUS Research Roadmap

Dear cHiPSet Members,   I have been invited to the workshop organized by the NESUS Cost action, where the draft of their final report has been presented. The document is published as a “NESUS Research Roadmap”  and all of you are very welcome to address your remarks and suggestions. Please find appended the message from the NESUS Chair – Prof. Jesus Carretero and feel free to contact him and send your feedback.   Warm regards Joanna Kolodziej cHiPSet Chair   %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% Dear CHIPSET Members, For your info, we would like to inform you that COST Action 1305 “Network of Sustainable […]


Digital Transformation: Informatics Systems Industry Timeliness

On Tuesday, November 7, 2017  cHiPSet was promoted at the session “Digital Transformation: Informatics Systems Industry Timeliness”. That  session was promoted by the Portuguese Engineers Association (“Ordem dos Engenheiros”), taking the opportunity that the CHipSet meeting was being hosted by this association together with FCT/UNL. The Action Chair – Joanna Kolodziej – talked about the European research, COST and its role for the society and technology transfer, contributing to a live discussion with a large audience at the “Ordem dos Engenheiros” main auditorium. The other institutions were represented by keynotes, like companies, regulators and governmental organizations, such as: Infrastructures of Portugal (IP), ITS-Portugal, Mobility and […]


WG meeting in Lisbon – thanks

Dear All, We just finished our WG meeting in Lisbon. The main aim of our work this year are the case studies (CS). We were divided into teams and worked hardly on the update and specification of the CS topics problems, etc. The CS webpage will be periodically updated until the end of February 2018 – the deadline  for the work on CS in the current grant period. I would like to thank Vasco Amaral and Ordem Dos Engenheiros for hosting us and for local organization. cHiPSet Chair          


BigSkyEarth promotion of CHIPSET

In their recent newsletter (Nov 2), BigSkyEarth promoted CHIPSET. See below. BigSkyEarth is another Cost Action – please visit their webpage http://bigskyearth.eu/ . We added them to the list of our partner Cost actions – http://chipset-cost.eu/index.php/partner-cost-actions/     ######################################### Dear BigSkyEarth members, this is a short newsletter with three topics: 1. BigSkyEarth workshop is coming up 2. Job positions 3. Join the cHiPSet project ############################## 1. BigSkyEarth workshop is coming upWe now have the date of our workshop in Novi Sad, Serbia: 2018, February 26&27 (Mon&Tue)Very soon we will have logistical details on our web-page to make the formal announcement. As for […]


“Big Data in Mobility and Transport” – dissemination meeting report

Dear All, Stuttgart (DE) hosted the HiPEAC Computing Systems Week from Oct 25 to Oct 27, 2017. Considering that in Stuttgart are located large automotive companies, such as Bosch, Daimler, and Porsche, and about 1500 SMEs, the focus of this event was on mobility. Mobility is of crucial interest for computing community in Europe. According to Sandro D’Elia, Programme Officer in the Technologies and Systems for Digitising Industry Unit of the EC DG CONNECT, in 2022 an average car will comprise electronic components worth € 6000. The trend towards cooperative and autonomic mobility poses many Big Data challenges that we […]


Thematic Session at HiPEAC Computing Systems Week in Stuttgart

Dear cHiPSet Members, cHiPSet Chair – Joanna Kolodziej – and Sabri Pllana organize the Thematical Session on “Big Data in Mobility and Transport” during the HiPEAC Computing Systems Week in Stuttgart (25-27.10.2017). The session slot is planned for October 26, 2017 , 14:00 – 15:30h. The  session will highlight challenges and opportunities of Big Data in mobility and transport from perspectives of multiple disciplines (such as the computer science, logistics, and transportation). The program includes presentations of ongoing European projects (such as, Mobility4EU and CHIPSET) and companies (such as, NASK, COMARCH). There is no registration fee for this event and cHiPSet members […]