Call for Tutorial Proposals

Tutorial proposals are solicited for ASPLOS-2017, which will take place in Xi’an, China. Tutorials will be held on April 8, 2017 (Saturday) and April 9, 2017 (Sunday).
Proposals for both half- and full-day tutorials are solicited on any topic that is relevant to the ASPLOS audience. In previous years, tutorials seeking to achieve either of the following goals have been particularly successful:
  • Describe an important piece of research infrastructure.
  • Educate the community on an emerging topic.

Submission Procedures
Proposals should provide the following information:
  • Title.
  • Presenter(s) and contact information.
  • Proposed duration (full day, half day).
  • 1-2 paragraph abstract suitable for tutorial publicity.
  • 1 paragraph biography per presenter suitable for tutorial publicity.
  • 1-3 page description (for evaluation). This should include:
    1. Tutorial scope and objectives,
    2. Topics to be covered,
    3. Target audience,
    4. If the tutorial has been held previously, the location (i.e., conference), date, and number of attendees.

Proposals should be submitted in PDF format via e-mail to Boris Grot ( and Guangyu Sun ( with the subject "ASPLOS2017 Tutorial Proposal". Submissions will be acknowledged via e-mail.

Important Dates
Submission deadline: Monday, November 21, 2016
Notification:Monday, December 12th 2016

Call for Workshop Proposals

Workshop and tutorial proposals are solicited for ASPLOS-2017, Xi’an,China. Workshops and tutorials will be held on April 8, 2017 (Saturday)and April 9, 2017 (Sunday).

Proposals in the interplay between programming languages, computer architecture, operating systems, and user interfaces to deal with power, performance, resilience, and programmer productivity issues in emerging areas such as datacenters and cloud computing, systems based on non-volatile memory technologies, large scale data analysis, smart infrastructure, and extreme scale computing are encouraged.

Please include in your proposal
  • Title of the workshop
  • Organizers and their affiliations
  • Sample call for papers
  • Duration - Half-Day or Full Day
  • Preferred Day - Saturday or Sunday
  • If the workshop was previously held, the location (conference), date, and number of attendees

Proposals should be submitted via e-mail to Albert Cohen ( and Shan Lu ( with the subject "ASPLOS2017 Workshop Proposal". Submissions will be acknowledged via e-mail.
Feel free to contact Albert and Shan if you have any questions about the suitability of a workshop or tutorial for ASPLOS or for any other related matters.

Important Dates
Submission Deadline : Monday, November 21, 2016
Notification : Monday, December 12th 2016