Announcement and Invitation for Contributions

8th Workshop on Compilers for Parallel Computers, CPC 2000

January 4-7, 2000, Aussois, France.

Dear colleagues,

CPC 2000 is the eighth in a series of workshops on Compilers for Parallel Computers that take place every 18 months. Previous workshops were help in Oxford (1989), Paris (1990), Vienna (1992), Delft (1993), Malaga (1995), Aachen (1996), and Vadstena (1998). The major aim of the workshop is to give researchers the opportunity to present their current research activity and latest results in the field of compiling for parallel computers, and to participate in informal discussions.

The 8th workshop will be held in Aussois, a small ski resort in the french Alpes at the very beginning of the year 2000. You and your colleagues are cordially invited to attend this workshop. If you would like to give a presentation in the field of compiling for parallel computers, you are also invited to submit a research paper to the local organizers.

Proceedings and Journal Special Issue;

In accordance with the previous events, papers need not be unpublished but should reflect the contents of the presentation. Local proceedings will be printed and distributed to the participants. In addition, original contributions will be invited to submit for a special issue of the journal ``Parallel Processing Letters''. Submitted papers will be reviewed following the standard review process.

Important dates:

July 1 : Submission of presentation titles and abstracts
September 1 : Preliminary program and registration information
November 1 : Submission of workshop papers
January 4-7 : Workshop

Submission of presentation:

Please submit the title and abstract of your presentation and all enquiries to Alain Darte (

Local Organizers:

Alain Darte, Yves Robert, Georges-André Silber

LIP, ENS-Lyon,
46 Allée d'Italie,
69007 Lyon,

Workshop location:

The workshop will be held at the Centre Paul Langevin, in Aussois, in the french Alpes. Accommodation are either single or double room. You will receive these informations in due time. The attendance for the four days is encouraged. If snow and sun are there, some afternoons will be kept free for ski (downhill or cross-country) or walks.