CUG 2011



CUG 2011 Call For Papers

You and your colleagues from CUG sites around the world hold the key to sustaining this conference as a source of information and technical interchange. Please consider presenting at the CUG 2011 conference in Fairbanks, Alaska. A year passes very quickly and our speaking requests have grown consistently of late. Please share your experiences and help us work cooperatively toward solutions to problems encountered in the exciting venue of High Performance Computing. If you are not from an active CUG member site, please read Who May Attend CUG conferences before submitting your abstract.

Conference Best Paper Award

On Wednesday May 25, 2011, during the General Session, CUG will recognize the conference's Best Paper. We will announce nominations from each Special Interest Group and then award the conference's Best paper.

Technical Categories

Technical Presentations are invited in the following suggested categories:

Applications & Programming Environments Systems Support

Programming Environment



Environmental Monitoring


Facilities and Site Preparation


Tuning and OS Optimization

3rd Party Applications

System Operations

User Code Optimization


User Services

Mass Storage

Account Administration



User Support






Help us make CUG 2011 the best yet!

Please note: You are required to submit both a paper and slides for your presentation so that they can be published in the CUG Proceedings. Papers presented at CUG Conferences and Workshops must be original works written for that presentation and should not be works prepared for other conferences or publications.

When you are ready to prepare your paper and slides, please read and follow the Instructions for Authors. You may also review presentations from previous CUG conferences and seek advice from the Special Interest Group Chairs.

Abstract submissions are now closed.

Submission Deadline
Abstracts Due - Deadline Extended Friday, January 21, 2011
Acceptance The week of Monday, February 7, 2011
Papers and Presentation Slides Due Monday, May 9, 2011

For further assistance, please contact David Hancock, Vice-President and Program Chair.

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