Conference Information
CF 2020: International Conference on Computing Frontiers
Submission Date:
2020-02-11 Extended
Notification Date:
Conference Date:
Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Conference Location
Call For Papers
The next ACM International Conference on Computing Frontiers will be held May 11th - 13th in Sicily, Italy in the town of Catania. Computing Frontiers is an eclectic, interdisciplinary, collaborative community of researchers who investigate emerging technologies in the broad field of computing: our common goal is to drive the scientific breakthroughs that transform society.

CF's broad scope is driven by recent technological advances in wide-ranging fields impacthing computing, such as memory hardware and systems, network and systems architecture, cloud computing, novel device physics and materials, power efficiency, new application domains of machine and deep learning and big data analytics, and systems portability and wearability. The boundaries between the state-of-the-art and revolutionary innovation constitute the advancing frontiers of science, engineering, and information technology — and are the CF community focus. CF provides a venue to share, discuss and advance broad, forward-thinking, early research on the future of computing and welcomes work on a wide spectrum of computer systems, from embedded and hand-held/wearable to supercomputers and datacenters.

Topics of Interest

We seek original research contributions at the frontiers of a wide range of topics, including novel computational models and algorithms, new application paradigms, computer architecture (from embedded to HPC systems), computing hardware, memory technologies, networks, storage solutions, compilers, and environments.

    Innovative Computing Approaches, Architectures, Accelerators, Algorithms and Models
        Approximate, analog, inexact, probabilistic computing
        Quantum computing
        Neuromorphic, biologically-inspired computing and optical computing
        Dataflow architectures, near-data and in-memory processing
    Technological Scaling Limits and Beyond
        Limits: Defect- and variability-tolerant designs, graphene and other novel materials, nanoscale design, dark silicon
        Extending past Moore’s law: 3D-stacking, many-core architectures and accelerators, distributed computing on mobile devices and their challenges
    Machine Learning, Deep Learning and Big Data Analytics
        Novel architecture and systems across computing systems (IoT to datacenter)
        High performance data analytics
        Exascale data management
    Embedded, IoT and Cyber-Physical Systems
        Ultra-low power designs, energy scavenging
        Physical security, attack detection and prevention
        Reactive, real-time, scalable, reconfigurable and self-aware systems
        Sensor networks, IoT, and architectural innovation for wearable computing
    Large-Scale System Design and Networking
        Large-scale homogeneous/heterogeneous architectures and networking
        System-balance and CPU-offloading
        Power- and energy-management for clouds, datacenters and exascale systems
    System Software, Compiler Technologies and Programming Languages
        Technologies that push the limits of operating systems, virtualization, and container technologies
        Large scale frameworks for distributed computing and communication
        Resource and job management, scheduling, workflow systems for managing large-scale heterogeneous systems
        Compiler technologies: hardware/software integrated solutions, high-level synthesis
        Tools for analyzing and managing performance at large scale
        Novel programming approaches
    Fault Tolerance and Resilience
        Solutions for ultra-large and safety-critical systems (e.g. infrastructure, airlines)
        Hardware and software approaches in adverse environments such as space
        Methods, system support, and hardware for protecting against malicious code
        Real-time implementations of security algorithms and protocols
        Quantum and post-quantum cryptography
    Computers and Society
        Artificial Intelligence (AI) Ethics and AI environmental impact
        Education, health, cost/energy-efficient design, smart cities, and emerging markets, interdisciplinary applications
Last updated by Dou Sun in 2020-01-28
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