28th ACM Symposium on Parallelism in Algorithms and Architectures

Asilomar State Beach, California, USA
July 11 - 13, 2016

The SPAA program is now available.

There is an outdoor bonfire reception with dinner on Sunday, July 10, 6-8pm.

The 28th ACM Symposium on Parallelism in Algorithms and Architectures (SPAA 2016) will take place at the Asilomar Conference Grounds near Moneterey, California, USA on July 11-13, 2016.

Important Dates:
  • Submission Deadlines: These are firm deadlines. No extensions will be granted.
  • Rebuttal period: March 22-25 April 4-7
  • Notification: April 11 April 20
  • Camera-ready copy due: May 18
  • Early Conference Registration: May 20
  • Room Reservation Deadline: May 10 May 20

  • Further Information:

    For detailed information about SPAA, please visit http://spaa.acm.org or follow the following links. Visa requests: If you need a visa to attend SPAA, please send your request for a letter in support of a visa application to the ACM headquarters at supportletters@acm.org and include your name, affiliation, mailing address, and fax number. Indicate that you plan to attend SPAA (authors of regular papers, brief announcements and posters should also include the title). Those attendees not coming from a university or research institution are advised to contact the SPAA secretary first.


    The SPAA 2016 is sponsored in part by generous contributions from the following organizations:

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    SIGACT logo                     SIGARCH logo

    Conference Organization:

    Program Chair
    Seth Gilbert, National University of Singapore

    Program Committee
    Dan Alistarh (Microsoft Research)
    Yossi Azar (Tel Aviv University)
    Michael Bender (Stony Brook University)
    Costas Busch (Louisiana State University)
    Yuval Emek (Technion)
    Antonio Fernández Anta (IMDEA)
    Jeremy Fineman (Georgetown University)
    Phillip Gibbons (Carnegie Mellon University)
    Seth Gilbert (NUS)
    Magnús M. Halldórsson (Reykjavík University)
    Stephan Holzer (MIT)
    Fabian Kuhn (University of Freiburg)
    Yossi Lev (Oracle Labs)
    Ishai Menache (Microsoft Research)
    Benjamin Moseley (Washington University in St. Louis)
    Calvin Newport (Georgetown University)
    Merav Parter (MIT)
    Boaz Patt-Shamir (Tel Aviv University)
    Seth Pettie (University of Michigan)
    Cynthia Phillips (Sandia National Laboratories)
    Kirk Pruhs (University of Pittsburgh)
    Peter Robinson (Queen's University Belfast)
    Thomas Sauerwald (University of Cambridge)
    Stefan Schmid (Aalborg University)
    Michael Scott (University of Rochester)
    Julian Shun (UC Berkeley)
    Aravind Srinivasan (University of Maryland)
    Maxwell Young (Mississippi State University)

    SPAA General Chair
    Christian Scheideler, University of Paderborn

    SPAA Secretary
    Jeremy Fineman, Georgetown University

    SPAA Treasurer
    David Bunde, Knox College

    SPAA Publicity Chair
    Nodari Sitchinava, University of Hawaii at Manoa

    Local Arrangements Chair
    Bradley Kuszmaul, MIT

    SPAA Steering Committee
    Guy Blelloch, Carnegie Mellon University
    David Culler, UC Berkeley
    Frank Dehne, Carleton University
    Pierre Fraigniaud, CNRS and University Paris Diderot
    Phil Gibbons, Intel Research
    Maurice Herlihy, Brown University
    Tom Leighton, MIT and Akamai Technologies
    Charles Leiserson, MIT
    Fabrizio Luccio, University of Pisa
    Friedhelm Meyer auf der Heide, University of Paderborn
    Gary Miller, Carnegie Mellon University
    Burkhard Monien, University of Paderborn
    Franco Preparata, Brown University
    Vijaya Ramachandran, University of Texas, Austin
    Arnold Rosenberg, University of Massachusetts Amherst and Colorado State University
    Paul Spirakis, CTI and University of Liverpool
    Uzi Vishkin, University of Maryland

    Questions and Comments: If you have any questions or comments, please contact Nodari Sitchinava at nodari@hawaii.edu.