30th ACM Symposium on Parallelism in Algorithms and Architectures

Vienna, Austria
July 16 - 18, 2018

The SPAA program is now available.

The reception will be held on Sunday, July 15, 18:00-22:00.

The 30th ACM Symposium on Parallelism in Algorithms and Architectures (SPAA 2018) will take place at TU Wien (Vienna University of Technology) in Vienna, Austria on July 16-18, 2018.

The 30th ACM Symposium on Parallelism in Algorithms and Architectures (SPAA '18) is sponsored by the ACM Special Interest Groups on Algorithms and Computation Theory (SIGACT) and Computer Architecture (SIGARCH) and organized in cooperation with the European Association for Theoretical Computer Science.

Important Dates:
  • Submission Deadlines: These are firm deadlines. No extensions will be granted.
  • Rebuttal period: April 2-4, 11:59pm EST
  • Notification: April 18
  • Camera-ready copy due:
  • Early Conference Registration: June 11

  • Further Information:

    For detailed information about SPAA, please visit http://spaa.acm.org or follow the following links (which will be activated as soon as the information becomes available).

    Invited Talks:

    There will be two invited talks during SPAA 2018:


    The SPAA 2018 is sponsored in part by generous contributions from the following organizations:

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    SIGACT logo                     SIGARCH logo

    Vienna Convention_Bureau logo                        Vienna Convention_Bureau logo

    Conference Organization:

    Program Chair
    Jeremy Fineman (Georgetown University)

    Program Committee
    Ittai Abraham (VMware)
    Kunal Agrawal (Washington University in St Louis)
    Grey Ballard (Wake Forest University)
    Michael Bender (Stony Brook University)
    Guy Blelloch (Carnegie-Mellon University)
    Aydın Buluç (Lawrence Berkeley National Lab)
    Rezaul Chowdhury (Stony Brook University)
    Pierre Fraigniaud (SNRS & University Paris Diderot)
    Seth Gilbert (National University of Singapore)
    Sungjin Im (University of California, Merced)
    Peter Kling (University of Hamburg)
    I-Ting Angelina Lee (Washington University in St Louis)
    Victor Luchangco (Oracle Labs)
    Ryan Newton (Indiana University)
    Gopal Pandurangan (University of Houston)
    Erez Petrank (Technion – Israel Institute of Technology)
    Vijaya Ramachandran (University of Texas, Austin)
    Peter Sanders (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology)
    Thomas Sauerwald (University of Cambridge)
    Oded Schwartz (Hebrew University)
    Julian Shun (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
    Nodari Sitchinava (University of Hawaii at Manoa)
    Edgar Solomonik (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
    Michael Spear (Lehigh University)
    Denis Trystram (University of Grenoble-Alpes)

    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
    Jesper Larsson Träff, TU Wien (Vienna University of Technology)

    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.