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The UNICORE Forum e.V. is an organizational member of the Open Grid Forum (OGF).

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Forschungszentrum Jülich is a member of the Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards (OASIS).


UNICORE is part of the European Middleware Initiative.

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UNICORE Summit 2010



The UNICORE Summit is a unique opportunity for UNICORE users, developers, administrators, researchers, service providers and deciders to meet.

Participate to share your experience, present your own developments, present planned developments and get new ideas for interesting and prosperous collaborations.

Date and location

The UNICORE Summit 2010 will take place at Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany, on May 18-19, 2010. The location of the UNICORE Summit 2010 is the room "Rotunde" in the new building (no. 16.4) of the Jülich Supercomputing Centre (JSC).


The schedule of the UNICORE Summit 2010.

A group photo taken at UNICORE Summit.

The proceedings are available online.

Call for Contribution

The two main topics of the UNICORE Summit 2010 are:

Areas of interest include all UNICORE-related work; recent developments in all technological domains, experiences from end-users and administrators, interoperability use cases, security, integration with cloud and virtualization techniques, performance evaluation, new ideas and concepts, etc.


Authors are invited to submit extended abstracts of 1 page maximum. Contributions can be of type 'presentation' as well as 'demonstration' (the type of contribution must be indicated).

Contributions should be submitted electronically in PDF format by sending it as an e-mail attachment to .

Authors of accepted contributions for the UNICORE Summit can send in full papers for presentations (about 10 pages) or short papers for demonstrations (about 5 pages) for the proceedings.


Accepted contributions will be published in the IAS book series of Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH publishers as an edited book with ISBN number. The book will be published after the UNICORE Summit and each participant will receive a copy.

Important dates

Extended abstracts due (strict deadline):   April 1, 2010
Notification of acceptance:   April 13, 2010
UNICORE Summit:   May 18-19, 2010
Papers for Proceedings due:   June 30, 2010

Local Organisers

Achim Streit, Mathilde Romberg, Daniel Mallmann


Please use the registration form to register for the workshop.

Participation is free of charge.


Information about how to reach Forschungszentrum Jülich can be found here.

Several hotels are available in the city of Jülich:

Additional information

For further information please send e-mail to .


Page URL: http://www.unicore.eu/summit/2010