Research Computer Infrastructure                     
     1. Distributed Computing Systems – technologies, architectures, models, operation and optimization, middleware and services.                     
     2. HPC – supercomputers, CPU architectures, GPU, FPGA.                      
     3. Сloud Technologies – cloud computing, virtualization technologies, automation of deployment of software infrastructure and applications.                   
     4. Distributed Storage Systems                       
     5. Distributed Computing and HPC Applications in science, education, industry and business, open data.  
     6. Computing for MegaScience projects  

Computing Science Trends                     
     7. Quantum informatics and computing – information processing, machine learning, communication, program engineering and robotics, simulation of quantum algorithms.                       
     8. Big Data, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence – big data analytics and platforms, neural networks and deep learning, intelligent control systems, decision intelligence tools and recommendation systems.                     
     9. e-Learning – e-Learning tools, virtual labs, EdTech and HR Tech, human assets management and development systems.