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UNICORE Summit 2013



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

Participate to share your experience, present your own developments, present planned developments, learn about the latest UNICORE features and get new ideas for interesting and prosperous collaborations.

Date and location

The UNICORE Summit 2013 will take place on Tuesday, June 18, in conjunction with ISC′13 in Leipzig, Germany. It will be held as a Satellite event at the ISC from 9 to 13:15 PM in Messehause, Room M8. Information on how to get the CCL Venue is listed here.


The schedule contains all presentations held at the UNICORE Summit 2013.

The Proceedings are available online.


The group photo and photos taken at UNICORE Summit 2013.

Call for Contribution

The main topics of the UNICORE Summit 2013 are:

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

For further details see call for papers.


Authors are invited to submit extended abstracts of one page maximum. Contributions can be of type presentation or demonstration (the type of contribution must be indicated).

Contributions should be submitted electronically in PDF format to submission page. A login is required to submit contributions and to check the status of current submissions.

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. The full papers have to be written in LaTeX using the following style.


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. An example for a proceedings book is the one of UNICORE Summit 2012.

Important dates

Contributions due:   March 10, 2013
Acceptance notification:   March 24, 2013
UNICORE Summit:   June 18, 2013
Papers for Proceedings due:   July 14, 2013

Program Committee (tbc)

Local Organisers


Please use the registration page to register for the workshop.

Participation is free of charge.


The UNICORE Summit 2013 will be taking place in conjunction with ISC′13 in Leipzig, Germany. For further details visit the location page.

Information about how to reach the City of Leipzig can be found here .

See the accomodation page for the hotel information.

Additional information

For further information please send e-mail to .


Page URL: http://www.unicore.eu/summit/2013