QUATIC 2018 conference – cHiPSet members involved

Dear cHiPSet Members, It is our pleasure to inform you that many cHiPSet members are involved in the organisation of the 11th International Conference on the Quality of Information and Communications Technology (QUATIC 2018), which will be held in Coimbra,  on September 4-7 2018. Please visit the conference webpage and call for paper for all deadlines. We also recommend to visit our “Quality Aspects in Big Data Systems” track webpage (link) for details of the topics (very related to our Action). The young researchers from the target countries will be welcome to apply for the Conference Grants support , however you have […]

32nd European Conference on Modelling and Simulation (ECMS 2018)

32nd European Conference on Modelling and Simulation (ECMS 2018) to be held on May 22 -25, 2018 in Wilhelmshaven, Germany The European Conference on Modelling and Simulation (ECMS) is the international conference dedicated to help define the state of the art in the field. For several years, ECMS has proven to be an outstanding forum for researchers and practitioners from different fields involved in creating, defining and building innovative simulation systems, simulation and modelling tools and techniques, and novel applications for modelling and simulation. The conference is organized under the patronage of the cHiPSet ICT COST Action. More information about […]

Harvesting report COST CONNECT Next Generation Internet

Dear cHiPSet Members,   In the middle of September 2017, cHiPSet has been represented by Joanna Kolodziej and Sabri Pllana at COST CONNECT NEXT GENERATION INTERNET event. We already informed you about it. Please find updated the event webpage: You may find there the reports and documents with the main conclusions of the discussion panels.   IC1406 Chairs

Launch of PRACE Outreach to Universities Programme

A Note from PRACE Outreach to Universities team: The Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE) is expanding to make its programmes and training offerings more accessible for university students and faculty members including online and blended learning and free online courses. The Outreach to Universities programme is the one-stop shop where the latest student-centric information on programmes, educational opportunities and more registered behavior technician jobs can be found. In addition to the wide range of training and education programmes, MOOCs, interactive video demos, games, and other activities, PRACE representatives and experts will also be visiting local universities giving information and the […]

New cHiPSet Publication

Note from the WG3 and WG4 Leaders: Dear cHiPSet Members, It is our pleasure to announce the new publication for cHiPSet! From GP1&2 activities of WG3 and WG4. The   special issue of “Data Science and Engineering ” journal on big-data modelling problems has been recently published with WG3 and WGG4 Leaders serving as the guest editors.   The title of the special issue is “HPC-enabled Modelling for Big Data Problems in Life, Socio-Economical and Physical Sciences” The publishing details: Data Science and Engineering, Volume 2, Issue 3, September 2017 ISSN: 2364-1185 (Print) 2364-1541 (Online) We would like to thank all the authors for their hard work […]

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: With […]

ISMS 2018, Valletta, Malta

Dear cHiPSet Members, This is to let you know that the International Conference on Information Systems and Management Science ( 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 […]


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: <> 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 […]