Sponsorships

The International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation
(HPCS 2014)

July 21 – July 25, 2014
The Savoia Hotel Regency
Bologna, Italy


http://hpcs2014.cisedu.info/  or  http://cisedu.us/rp/hpcs14


In Cooperation with ACM, IEEE, and IFIP



HPCS 2014 SPONSORS AND SPONSORSHIPS

The 12th International Conference on High Performance Computing and Simulation (HPCS 2014) is a premier international conference on topics at the confluence of high performance and large scale computing systems, their use in modeling and simulation, their design, performance and use, and their impact, and related issues. Running annually since 2003, it currently attracts over 160 participants, including the best talent in industry, academia, and government research labs. The purpose of the conference is to identify challenging problems facing the development of future high performance computing systems and to shape up future research directions through the publication of applied and theoretical research findings of the highest quality. The program will foster collaboration and bridge the academic-industry-government gap in the high performance computing technologies & systems, Multicores, cloud computing, big data and data analytics, services computing, and several related and applied issues such as modeling and simulation, healthcare and bioinformatics, education, robotics and autonomous systems, emergency response, financial sector, and gamification communities. Attendees will hear about recent research results and be able to network with luminaries, researchers, and practitioners in the field.  HPCS 2014, which will be held in Bologna, Italy will attract some of the best  researchers, practitioners and graduate students, from academic, industrial and government research institutions, and offer unparalleled opportunities for recruiting top talent.

The HPCS 2014 Conference is looking for interested SPONSORS who would like to participate in HPCS 2014 activity (tutorials, demos, panels, posters, paper presentation, speaker sponsorships, etc.), have an exhibit, and/or be interested to sponsor Conference amenities or social activities (e.g., student support, awards, evening exhibit reception, banquet sponsorship, special break snacks, registration handout packets, etc.).



Sponsor Opportunities

HPCS 2014 offers a variety of sponsorship opportunities suitable for both large as well as small organizations. Sponsors of HPCS gain visibility for their organizations, demonstrate their support for critical high performance computing systems and technologies as well as modeling and simulation solutions and tools and related research and development, and also contribute to the success of the conference.  Five levels of sponsorship are available:
  • Platinum:  $3,400 and above
  • Gold:        $1,700 and above
  • Silver:       $850 and above
  • Bronze:     less than $850
  • Other:
Benefits for each of the levels are provided in the following section.
Sponsors will also have the opportunity to sponsor individual awards and events with reduced benefits.
  • Awards - HPCS 2014 is offering opportunities to sponsor student travel awards and outstanding paper and poster paper awards. The sponsor's name will be announced and prominently displayed during the awards ceremony.
  • Events - HPCS 2014 is offering opportunities to sponsor a conference speaker, a conference luncheon, a conference reception, and the conference banquet.  During these events, the sponsor's name will be prominently displayed and the sponsor will be offered 10 minutes to make a presentation for the purpose of recruiting and/or advertising.  HPCS is also offering opportunities to sponsor student luncheons -- these will be offered to student attendees at the time of registration. The student luncheons will give sponsors direct access to students who have already shown an interest in their organization, thus providing an excellent opportunity for recruiting. The sponsor is responsible for catering the student luncheon at a local venue or at the conference venue in cooperation with the conference organizers.

Sponsorship Benefits

HPCS 2014 sponsors at all levels will be listed in the conference program distributed to all attendees, in the conference proceedings, and on the conference web site, with an active link to the sponsor's home page. Depending on the level of sponsorship, a sponsor will receive the following additional benefits:

Platinum Sponsor:
  • Recognized as Platinum Sponsor in the conference Program and Proceedings as well as web site with link to company's site
  • Patron logo on signage outside a single function of your choice (lunch/banquet, Keynote Session, etc.)
  • Two complimentary conference registrations with special corporate support ribbons for your staff
  • Exhibit space for the duration of the conference as agreed to
  • Unlimited number of company-provided items in the conference bag(e.g., brochures/materials provided for conference registration handouts)
  • Special recognition during plenary sessions
  • Sponsor's Logo on all conference programs and Proceedings as well as web site
  • Full-page black-and-white advertisement in conference program and logo on conference bag if desired
  • Large posters indicating Platinum Sponsorship at registration booths and during the coffee breaks and conference banquet
Gold Sponsor:
  • Recognized as Gold Sponsor in the conference Program and Proceedings as well as web site with link to company's site
  • One complimentary conference registration with special corporate support ribbons for your staff
  • Exhibit space for the duration of the conference
  • Two company-provided items in conference bag as supplied by the sponsor
  • Patron logo on signage outside a single function of your choice (lunch/banquet, Keynote Session, etc.)
  • 1/2 Page ad in final program
  • Sponsor's Logo on all conference programs and Proceedings as well as web site
  • Large posters indicating Platinum Sponsorship at registration booths and during the coffee breaks and conference banquet
Silver Sponsor:
  • Recognized as Silver Sponsor in the conference Program and Proceedings as well as web site with link to company's site
  • One complimentary conference registration with special corporate support ribbons for your staff
  • One company-provided item in conference bag as supplied by the sponsor
  • Special recognition during the plenary sessions or similar event
  • Sponsor's Logo on all conference Programs and Proceedings as well as web site with link to company's site
  • Large posters indicating Silver Sponsorship at registration booths and during the coffee breaks and conference banquet
Bronze Sponsor:
  • Recognized as Bronze Sponsor in the conference Program and Proceedings as well as web site with link to company's site
  • One company-provided item in conference bag as supplied by the sponsor
  • Sponsor's Logo on all conference Programs and Proceedings as well as web site with link to company's site
  • Large posters indicating Silver Sponsorship at registration booths and during the coffee breaks and conference banquet

CONTACT


If a party is interested in becoming a HPCS 2014 SPONSOR, please contact the Industry Liaisons & Sponsorships Co-Chairs: 


  • Francesca Garofalo
 CINECA - SuperComputing Applications and Innovation Department - SCAI
 Via Magnanelli, 6/3
 40033 Casalecchio di Reno (Bologna) - ITALY
 Phone: +39 051 6171661
 Fax:      +39 051 2130216
 Email:  f.garofalo@cineca.it
  • Maged M. Ghoneima
           Nvidia Corp., Santa Clara, California, USA
           Phone:   +1 408
           Fax:       +1 408
           Email:    mghoneima@nvidia.com
  • Raffaele Ponzini
           SuperComputing Applications and Innovation (SCAI) - CINECA, Milano, Italy
           Phone: +39 02 26 99 53 90
           Fax:     +39 02 2135520
           Email:  r.ponzini@cineca.it
  • Cinzia Zannoni
       CINECA - SuperComputing Applications and Innovation Department - SCAI, Bologna, ITALY
       Phone: +39 051 61 71 561
       Fax:     +39 051 61 32 198
       Email:
      c.zannoni@cineca.it
  • Claudio Arlandini
   SuperComputing Applications and Innovation (SCAI) - CINECA, Milano, Italy
   Phone: +39 02 269 95 246, +39 348 926 6724
   Fax:     +39 02 213 55 20
   Email:   c.arlandini@cineca.it
  • Alessandro Chiarini
   SuperComputing Applications and Innovation (SCAI) - CINECA, Milano, Italy
   Phone: +39 02
   Fax:     +39 02
   Email:   a.chiarini@scsitaly.com


INVITATION TO HPCS 2014 PARTNERS AND SPONSORS (Link)

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