Welcome to GRID 2018!

The 8th International Conference "Distributed Computing and Grid-technologies in Science and Education" will be held at the Laboratory of Information Technologies (LIT) of the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research (JINR) on 10 - 14 September 2018 in Dubna.

Dubna is a small quiet town located 130 km north from Moscow on the picturesque banks of the Volga River. There is a convenient railway and bus communication from Moscow to Dubna.

The 7th conference on this topic took place at the Laboratory of information technologies, JINR in June, 2016 (http://grid2016.jinr.ru/). The Conference Proceedings are available online at http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-1787.

This is a unique Conference, held in Russia on the questions related to the use of distributed computing in various areas of science, education, industry and business. 

The main purpose of the Conferenceis to discuss the current Grid operation and the future role of the distributed and cloud computing, HPC, BigData etc. in Russia and worldwide. The Conference provides a platform for discussing fresh results and for establishing contacts for closer cooperation in future.

Programme of the Conference includes plenary reports in English (30 min), sectional reports (15 min) and poster presentations (in English or Russian).

Along with the conference, there will be co-located workshop “Data lakes” and an international school “Scientific computing, Big data analytics and machine learning technology for megascience projects”.

Working languages - Russian and English

Important deadlines:

  • Abstract submission — 29 June, 2018 EXTENDED up to 13 JULY, 2018 (at Indico on-line registration or by e-mail)
  • Visa support — 20 July, 2018
  • Registration to Conference — 12 August, 2018 (on-line)
  • Arrival and hotel accommodation — from 9 September, 2018
  • Departure: on 14 - 15 September 2018


Address:    141980, Russia, Moscow region, Dubna, Joliot Curie Street, 6
Phone:       (7 496 21) 64019, 65736
Fax:           (7 496 21) 65145
E-mail:      grid2018@jinr.ru
URL:         http://grid2018.jinr.ru/

Starts 10 Sep 2018 08:00
Ends 14 Sep 2018 18:00