Please note that this is the REAL International Conference on Parallel Processing, operating in its 47th year. In recent years, web sites for an 'imposter' conference have appeared. This year, the site proclaiming to be the 20th ICPP conference in Paris is the imposter conference.

The conference

Parallel and distributed computing is a central topic in science, engineering and society. ICPP, the International Conference on Parallel Processing, provides a forum for engineers and scientists in academia, industry and government to present their latest research findings in all aspects of parallel and distributed computing.

ICPP 2018 will be organized around the following tracks:

Call for papers/posters



Proposals for new workshops at ICPP are encouraged and the deadline for workshop proposals is 19 February. Notifications for these workshops will be sent by 23 February.

All submissions should be made at

Papers should be formatted using the ACM sigconf template. Paper reviews will be single-blind so please include author names in your submission.

Submission deadlines use AOE (Anywhere on Earth) dates, meaning the deadlines are at 11:59pm UTC-12:00 on the given days.

Important Dates

Paper Poster
Submission deadline 9 April 30 March 11 May
Author notification 3 May 18 May
Final manuscript due 31 May 31 May


Allen D. Malony (ICPP 2018 General Chair)
Professor, Department of Computer and Information Science
Director, Oregon Advanced Computing Institute for Science and Society (OACISS)
University of Oregon