“AI and HPC: Better Together

24-25 August 2023, Colombo, Sri Lanka (Hybrid – part of APAN56 meeting)

The APAN56Conf is expected to bring together researchers, practitioners and policymakers from the Asia Pacific economies and across the globe.

Keynote Speakers 


Dr. Ryousei Takano1

Dr. Ryousei Takano

Senior Researcher of the Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan

Simon See

Prof. Simon See

Senior Director, Chief Solution Architect, and Global Head, NVIDIA AI Technology Center, NVIDIA Corporation

Call for Papers 

Original contributions are sought in topics under the theme: Artificial Intelligence (AI) and High Performance Computing (HPC).

Topics may include but not be limited to:​
AI in modeling and simulation
Grid and cluster computing
AI and Policies
Instrumentation systems
AI in scheduling and optimization
Intelligent control
Automotive control systems
Languages and compilers for HPC
Biological/molecular computing
Machine learning
Cloud computing
Man-machine Interactions
Collaborative environments
Mobile computing and wireless communications
Computer communication networks
Parallel and distributed algorithms
Computer vision
Parallel and distributed software technologies
Data mining
Parallel and distributed system architectures
Data science
Peer-to-peer computing
Database applications
Pervasive/ubiquitous computing and intelligence
Distributed systems and applications
Secure and reliable systems
Embedded systems
System engineering theory and practice
Ethics and Policies of AI
Fuzzy control and intelligent systems
Tools and environments for software development

Conference Publication

It is planned to publish the proceedings with Springer in their Communications in Computer and Information Science series (final approval pending)

Guidelines and Instructions

Manuscripts should be submitted as a single PDF(Full papers: 12 Pages, Short Papers: 6 pages), following LNAI format through EDAS at https://edas.info/N30970

Important Dates

Paper submission

07 May 2023

28 May 2023 (Final Deadline)

Notification of acceptance

08 July 2023

Early Bird Deadline

10 July 2023

17 July 2023 (Deadline Extended)

Camera ready papers

23 July 2023

Conference registration deadline

31 July 2023


24-25 Aug 2023

Conference Chairs

Damayanthi Herath

Uni. of Peradeniya
Sri Lanka.

Upul Jayasinghe

Uni. of Peradeniya
Sri Lanka.

Vijaykrishnan Narayanan


Roshan Ragel

Uni. of Peradeniya
Sri Lanka.

Jilong Wang

Tsinghua University

Susumu Date

Osaka University


Proceeding on 


in collaboration with

University of Peradeniya