The International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing, Applications and Technologies is a major forum for scientists, engineers, and practitioners throughout the world to present the latest research, results, ideas, developments and applications in all areas of parallel and distributed computing.

The Ninth International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing, Applications and Technologies (PDCAT'08) will be held in Dunedin, New Zealand from 1–4 of December, 2008.

Key Dates

Paper submission deadline:June 15, 2008 [final extension]
Author notification: Aug 8, 2008
Camera-ready version due: Sep 5, 2008
Conference: Dec 1–4, 2008


Final version of Programme (detail) posted.

Sat, 29 Nov 2008 11:28:52 +1300

This is the same content as your the programme in your conference bag.

Abstract for Dr. Max Ott’s Keynote

Wed, 12 Nov 2008 15:46:33 +1300

has been posted.

Schedule Updated

Thu, 06 Nov 2008 11:58:08 +1300

A few details have been added.

Notes for Presenters

Mon, 03 Nov 2008 14:38:17 +1300

A new page for presenters has been added to let you know about the presentation environment and facilities.

Schedule posted.

Thu, 16 Oct 2008 12:38:42 +1300

The shedule is now available. It may change. Note there are two versions, a brief overview and one that is more detailed.

Keynote Speakers

Mon, 29 Sep 2008 14:46:56 +1300

We are pleased to announce our distinguished keynote speakers for PDCAT’08. Abstracts and speakers Biographies are available on the Keynote Speakers page.

Tutorials posted

Mon, 29 Sep 2008 14:44:52 +1300

The tutorials have been posted with descriptions in PDF. See the Tutorials page for more information.

Web 2.0 workshop cancelled

Thu, 11 Sep 2008 17:33:54 +1200

The Web 2.0 workshop has been cancelled.

Registration form is now available

Tue, 05 Aug 2008 17:06:55 +1200

The PDCAT’08 Registration page is now available.

Notification extension

Sat, 02 Aug 2008 00:04:13 +1200

Please note that the date for notification has been moved back one week to the 8th of August.

SeNAmI workshop extension

Tue, 08 Jul 2008 17:50:20 +1200

The Sensor Networks and Ambient Intelligence workshop has been extended to July 21, 2008.

KAREN to Sponsor Keynote Speakers

Tue, 01 Jul 2008 13:05:15 +1200

KAREN (Kiwi Advanced Research and Education Network) has agreed to sponsor PDCAT08 keynote speakers.

Five associated workshops now in shape

Tue, 01 Jul 2008 13:06:42 +1200

We have five associated workshops now in shape. They are now open for submissions.

Best Paper Award

Tue, 01 Jul 2008 13:07:37 +1200

A New Zealand company, local to Dunedin, World45 has agreed to sponsor the conference by setting the Best Paper Award NZ$1000 (approx US$760)

Keynote speakers

Tue, 01 Jul 2008 13:09:36 +1200

We have confirmed three keynote speakers: Tony McGregor from Waikato University, Carl Kesselman from the University of Southern California and Pete Beckman from Argonne National Lab.

We still need tutorial speakers

Tue, 01 Jul 2008 13:10:53 +1200

We still need tutorial speakers. Please submit your tutorial proposals to pdcat08@cs.otago.ac.nz

Call for Workshops & Tutorials

Tue, 26 Feb 2008 16:28:00 +1200

The PDCAT08 Organizing Committee invites workshop/tutorial proposals for PDCAT08 to be held in Dunedin, New Zealand, in December 2008.

Last modified: Monday, 02-Feb-2009 14:27:35 NZDT