ISC High Performance 2019


The ISC High Performance conference will bring together over 3,500 researchers and commercial users, and 150 exhibitors, ready to share their experiences with the latest technology and products of interest to the high performance computing (HPC) community.

Together with our 2019 program chair, Prof. Yutong Lu, we present you 13 topics that we believe are vital to shaping the HPC industry.

One of the expanded topic areas this year is machine learning, a set of technologies that has been adopted by high performance computing users to advance scientific research and commercial applications in novel ways and by HPC vendors to extend their reach into additional markets.

ISC 2019 Steering Committee

The members of the ISC Steering Committee are distinguished HPC experts and decision makers who provide guidance on the conference program and help enhance publicity, acceptance and growth of ISC in industry, research and academia.


ISC 2019 Topics

Once again, the ISC conference will cover a multitude of intriguing topics that are critical to the development of the high performance computing field. This year the program team has selected 13 topics, which will be addressed in a number of thought-provoking sessions.

  • Next-Generation High Performance Components
  • Exascale Systems
  • Extreme-Scale Applications
  • HPC and Advanced Environmental Engineering Projects
  • Parallel Ray Tracing -- Visualization at its Best
  • Blockchain Technology and Cryptocurrency
  • Parallel Processing in Life Science
  • Quantum Computers/Computing
  • What’s New with Cloud Computing for HPC
  • Parallel Programming Models for Extreme-Scale Computing
  • Workflow Management
  • Machine Learning and Big Data Analytics
  • Deep Learning and HPC – State of the Art
Location and Venue


Frankfurt is a modern, bustling city filled with dynamic businesses and served by Europe's third-largest airport. The city also houses Europe’s largest financial institutions. Frankfurt prides itself on balancing its cutting-edge modernity with German traditions. 


Messe Frankfurt

The Frankfurt exhibition grounds are located at the heart of Europe. Given its strategic location, Messe Frankfurt can be reached quickly and easily from anywhere by air, rail and road. The facility hosts around 43 large-scale trade fairs and exhibitions that attract a total of 40,800 exhibitors and 2.2 million visitors annually.


For more information about the location and venue click here.


Sponsor and Exhibitor Information

The ISC High Performance 2019 exhibition will bring together HPC vendors, universities and research organizations from around the world who will demonstrate their most recently developed products and technologies. This is a must-attend event for organizations and users in high performance computing, storage, networking, AI/machine learning, big data and cloud computing.


As such, it promises to draw a large number of users interested in learning about this rapidly evolving landscape. Having them all present on the exhibition floor presents a unique opportunity for vendors to display their latest and greatest wares.


Sponsorship packages include speaking opportunities in the Vendor Showdown or Exhibitor Forum, preferred booth locations, meeting rooms, access to the opt-in attendee and press lists, and free passes, as well as pre-event and onsite branding opportunities.


For more information regarding our sponsorship and exhibiting opportunities, please contact our sales team.


  • Anna Schachoff
    Sponsorship Sales
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    Phone: +49 (0)621 180 686 20

  • Josiah Tabor
    Exhibit Sales
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FRANKFURT, Germany, May 23, 2018 – The organizers of ISC High Performance, are very pleased to announce the selection of Prof. Yutong Lu, of the National Supercomputing Center in Guangzhou, China, as the ISC 2019 Program Chair. This new appointment begins a new journey for ISC High Performance, which has only seen men hold this position for the last four years. This not only strengthens the international nature of ISC, it also diversifies the conference with new perspectives. Read more...