Logistics

Venue The ACM Europe conference and the co-located events will take place at the vicinity of Barcelona Supercomputing Center, click for a map. On Thursday, September, 7th, the Turing Talk, Cybersecurity Panel and the Reception and ACM Fellows Celebration will be held in Aula Magna, Universitat de Barcelona (Av. Diagonal, Barcelona). On Friday, September, 8th, […]

Registration

Please register for the ACM Europe Conference on the following link. At ​this ​time, ​registration ​for ​the ​ACM ​Europe ​Conference ​2017 ​is ​only ​available ​to ​ACM ​members. ​ ​We ​will ​be ​opening ​registration ​to ​non ​ACM ​members ​at ​a ​later ​date. ​ ​If ​you ​are ​not ​an ​ACM ​member ​but ​would ​like ​to ​attend ​this […]

Speakers

The ACM Europe Conference will be a truly international event, bringing together computer scientists and practitioners from around the world. The two main themes of the conference are Cybersecurity and High Performance Computing.       Prof. Silvio Micali He received his undergraduate education in Rome, graduating with a degree in mathematics from Sapienza University […]

Programme

View the programme in full size here.   ACM Europe Conference September, 7th  Venue: AULA MAGNA,  Faculty of – Universitat de Barcelona.   16:00 – 16:30 – Registration 16:30 – 17:00 – ACM Europe Official Opening 17:00 – 18:00 – Turing Lecture: “ALGORAND: A new distributed ledger” 18:00 – 19:30 – Cybersecurity Panel 19:30 – 21:00 – Reception […]

About

The ACM Europe Council will hold an international event from the 7th to the 8th of September 2017 in Barcelona. The event is hosted by the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC). The ACM Europe Conference will be a truly international event, bringing together computer scientists and practitioners from around the world. Registration is free, but early […]

HPC Track

One of the ACM Europe Conference main topic is covering HPC. The track will compose of a keynote talk by an expert on the field and it is followed by a panel, composed by top world experts in HPC. The panel will review progress and current plans for the worldwide roadmap towards Exascale computing. The […]

Turing Talk: “ALGORAND: A new distributed ledger”

This year the 2012 Turing Award Laureat is giving a talk at the ACM Europe Conference in Barcelona. Silvio Micali is an intellectual giant of a rare variety. His leadership has steered the academic agenda of our field in the key areas. Time and time again his ideas challenged conventional wisdom with originality, vision and […]