Session: Awards Session
  Chair: Fred Johnson (US Department of Energy)
  Time: Thursday, November 20, 1:30PM - 3:00PM
  Rm #: Ballroom
  SC2003 presents a wide range of awards that recognize the innovative hard work of conference participants and leaders in the field. The Gordon Bell Prizes reward practical uses of high-performance computers, including best performance of an application and best achievement in cost-performance. The Seymour Cray Computer Science and Engineering Award recognizes innovative contributions to high- performance computing systems that best exemplify the creative spirit of Seymour Cray. The Sidney Fernbach Memorial Award honors innovative uses of high-performance computing in problem solving. In addition, The conference gives prizes for this year's HPC Challenge, Bandwidth Challenge, Best Paper, and Best Student Paper. These prestigious honors are presented during a special ceremony held as a capstone to the SC conference.
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