Original post by Travis Tate
New Orleans hosting national conference for advanced research computing professionals and students!
Registration is now open for the first annual PEARC conference! PEARC17 is open to professionals and students in advanced research computing. The conference will take place July 9-13 at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans (601 Loyola Ave., New Orleans). Registrants can book their conference registration and hotel room at www.pearc.org
The PEARC (Practice & Experience in Advanced Research Computing) conference series is being ushered in with support from many organizations, and will build upon earlier conferences’ success and core audiences to serve the broader community. In addition to XSEDE, organizations supporting the new conference include the Advancing Research Computing on Campuses: Best Practices Workshop (ARCC), the Science Gateways Community Institute (SGCI), the Campus Research Computing Consortium (CaRC), the ACI-REF consortium, the Blue Waters project, ESnet, Open Science Grid, Compute Canada, the EGI Foundation, the Coalition for Academic Scientific Computation (CASC), and Internet2.
Registration costs are as listed below:
Regular Registration: $500 (Tues – Thurs)
Late Registration Fee: $600 (as of 5 p.m. ET 5/31/17)
Student Registration: $300 Note: must provide ID upon check-in for the conference
Student Registration: $360 Note: must provide ID upon check-in for the conference (as of 5 p.m. ET 5/31/17)
Tutorial Fee: $125 (Monday only)
Late Tutorial Fee: $150 (as of 5 p.m. ET 5/31/17)
Student Tutorial Fee: $80 (Monday only)
Late Student Tutorial Fee: $95 (as of 5 p.m. ET 5/31/17)
One Day Registration: $200
Late One Day: $240 (as of 5 p.m. ET 5/31/17)
Two Day Registration: $400
Late Two Day: $480 (as of 5 p.m. ET 5/31/17)
The Call for Participation is also open and accepting submissions from now until March 6 for Technical Papers and Tutorials. External Program and Workshop proposals are due March 31. Poster, Visualization Showcase and Birds-of-a-Feather submissions are due May 1.