Subject: XSEDE14 deadline for submissions extended
From: Henry Neeman 
Date: Wed, 12 Mar 2014 22:12:23 -0500 (CDT)
XSEDE14 deadline for submissions extended

The XSEDE14 conference deadline for paper and proposal submissions has been
extended one additional week until March 24 from the previous date of March
15. The XSEDE14 Call for Participation is available at:

XSEDE14 will take place in Atlanta from July 13-18, 2014 at the Atlanta
Marriott Marquis and will showcase the discoveries, innovations, challenges
and achievements of those who utilize and support XSEDE resources and
services, as well as other digital resources and services throughout the
world. The theme of XSEDE14 is "Engaging Communities," to engage both
traditional users of digital resources and people who have not traditionally
used digital resources but would benefit from their usage.

Early registration for the conference and hotel block availability begins on
April 14. Visualization showcase abstracts, BoF proposals and poster
abstracts—including student poster abstracts—are due by April 21.

Conference proceedings to be submitted to ACM Digital Library

XSEDE has received "in cooperation" status with ACM SIGAPP and the
conference proceedings will be submitted to the ACM Digital Library.

Keynote speaker named

Dr. Farnam Jahanian has been named as the keynote speaker at XSEDE14. Dr.
Jahanian leads the National Science Foundation Directorate for Computer and
Information Science and Engineering (CISE). Dr. Jahanian guides CISE in its
mission to uphold the nation's leadership in scientific discovering and
engineering innovation through its support of fundamental research in
computer and information science and engineering and of transformative
advances in cyberinfrastructure.

Additional information is available on the XSEDE14 website:


The Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE) is the
most advanced, powerful, and robust collection of integrated advanced
digital resources and services in the world. It is a single virtual system
that scientists can use to interactively share computing resources, data,
and expertise. XSEDE accelerates scientific discovery by enhancing the
productivity of researchers, engineers, and scholars by deepening and
extending the use of XSEDE's ecosystem of advanced digital services and by
advancing and sustaining the XSEDE advanced digital infrastructure. XSEDE is
a five-year, $121-million project and is supported by the National Science


For more information contact: Travis Tate, Media Communications Coordinator
XSEDE,, 217-377-2205