Wednesday, November 14, 2007

Third IEEE International Conference on e-Science and Grid Computing


Third IEEE International Conference on e-Science
and Grid Computing
December 10-13, 2007, Bangalore, India


Sponsored By:
IEEE Computer Society's Technical Committee on Scalable Computing

Organised/Supported by:
Centre for Development of Advanced Computing, India
The University of Melbourne, Australia
Indiana University, USA
LSU Center for Computation & Technology, USA
EuroIndiaGrid Project
OMII (Open Middleware Infrastructure Institute), UK
Microsoft Corporation
Hewlett Packard (HP)
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* Advance Registration Deadline: Nov 7, 2007

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The e-Science 2007 conference, sponsored by the IEEE Computer Society's Technical Committee for Scalable Computing (TCSC), is designed to bring together leading international and interdisciplinary research communities, developers, and users of e-Science applications and enabling IT technologies. The conference serves as a forum to present the results of the latest research and product/tool developments, and highlight related activities from around the world.


The conference features plenary keynote speakers drawn from Europe, North America, and Asia

The conference also features technical talks from industries.

Contributed Papers:
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The Program Committee has selected 60 top quality research papers out of 206 submissions from all over the world for presentation at the conference.


* OGF (Open Grid Forum) Workshop on eScience Highlights
* Innovative and Collaborative Problem Solving Environment in Distributed Resources
* Scientific Workflows and Business Workflow Standards in e-Science
* International Grid Interoperability and Interoperation Workshop

Posters and Research Demos:
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The conference features 21 posters and 5 "live" research demons selected from submissions
from all over the world.


1. Introduction to Globus Toolkit GT4
Presenter: Ravi Madduri, Argonne National Laboratory, USA

2. Market-based Grid Computing and the Gridbus Middleware
Presenter: Rajkumar Buyya, The University of Melbourne, Australia

3. Autonomic Grid Computing
Presenter: Manish Parashar, Rutgers University (USA) Omer Rana, Cardiff University (UK)

4. Applications enablement on Grid Presenters: Mangala and Prahlad Rao, C-DAC, India

The exhibition session will consist of exhibits/presentations from vendor companies and R&D laboratories.

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The IEEE Technical Committee on Scalable Computing, The University of Melbourne, and C-DAC sponsored travel support is being offered to students. All eligible research degree students are encouraged to apply to one of the following related scholarships:
1. International Students (TCSC supported):
http://www.ieeetcsc .org/young/ eScience07/ TCSCgrant.html
2. India-based Students (TCSC and Uni. of Melbourne supported):
http://www.ieeetcsc .org/young/ eScience07/TCSC-UnimelbGrant.html
3. C-DAC supported (For Indian students only):
http://www.escience scholarship.asp

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The conference registration includes attendance to all e-Science (1) workshops, (2) tutorials, (3) technical sessions, (4) posters and research demo, (5) exhibits and (6) a copy of the conference proceedings published by the IEEE Computer Society.
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