PASC19 would like to thank its partners and sponsors for their support.

Industry Sponsors

Platinum Sponsorship

Inspur, China

As a leading AI computing provider, Inspur is fully engaged in the development of AI infrastructures on four layers, including computing platform, management and performance suite, optimized deep-learning frameworks, and application acceleration to deliver end-to-end, agile, cost-efficient and optimized AI solutions for its industry customers. According to IDC PRC AI Infrastructure Tracker 2018H1, Inspur takes No.1 position in China AI server market, with a market share of 51%. IDC and Gartner’s worldwide server market tracker for 2018 ranked Inspur No. 3 in the worldwide x86 server market. Committed to offering state-of-the-art computing for global customers through innovative design, Inspur has become a business partner of many leading companies in the world. To learn more, please visit

Microsoft Switzerland Ltd, Switzerland

Microsoft is the world's leading manufacturer of standard software, services and solutions. Microsoft enables digital transformation for the era of an intelligent cloud and helps people as well as companies of all sizes and industries to fully realize their potential. Its mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Security and reliability, innovation and integration, as well as openness and interoperability are central to the development of all Microsoft products.

Gold sponsorship

Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI), Switzerland

The Paul Scherrer Institute PSI is the largest research institute for natural and engineering sciences in Switzerland, conducting cutting-edge research in three main fields: matter and materials, energy and environment and human health. PSI develops, builds and operates complex large research facilities. Every year, more than 2500 scientists from Switzerland and around the world come to PSI to use our unique facilities to carry out experiments that are not possible anywhere else. PSI is committed to the training of future generations. Therefore about one quarter of our staff are apprentices, post-graduates or post-docs. For pupils it offers the school laboratory iLab.

Silver sponsorship

NCCR-MARVEL, Switzerland

NVIDIA GmbH, Germany

Institutional partners

Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), USA

Canton of Zurich, Switzerland

City of Zurich, Switzerland

Swiss National Supercomputing Centre (CSCS) of ETH Zurich, Switzerland

ETH Board, Switzerland

ETH Zürich, Switzerland

Platform for Advanced Scientific Computing (PASC), Switzerland

ACM Special Interest Group on High Performance Computing, USA

Media partners

The Swiss HPC Service Provider Community (hpc-ch), Switzerland

insideHPC Media, USA

Event partners

ISC High Performance 2019, Germany