General Chairs


Esteban Meneses, National High Technology Center and Costa Rica Institute of Technology

Dr. Esteban Meneses is the director of the National Advanced Computing Collaboratory at the National High Technology Center in Costa Rica. He also holds a partial appointment as a computer science professor at the Costa Rica Institute of Technology. Most of what he does revolves around high performance computing. He leads research projects, teaches, blogs, and develops tools for supercomputing.


Francisco Siles, University of Costa Rica

Dr. rer. nat Francisco Siles is a professor and researcher in Electric Engineering, Computer Science and Biocomputing specializing in Pattern Recognition, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence. He has also worked in topics like Digital Signal Processing, Biomedical and Biological Information, Intelligent Systems Development for Cognitive Robotics, Sports and Biomechanics analysis and interpretation as well as hybrid CPU/GPU platforms for Scientific and High Performance Computing. 


Steering Committee

  • Mateo Valero , Barcelona Supercomputing Center, Spain

  • Gonzalo Hernández, University of Santiago, Chile

  • Carla Osthoff, National Laboratory for Scientific Computing, Brazil

  • Philippe Navaux, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

  • Isidoro Gitler, Center for Research and Advanced Studies of the National Polytechnic Institute,Mexico

  • Esteban Mocskos, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina

  • Nicolas Wolovick, National University of Cordoba, Argentina

  • Sergio Nesmachnow, Universidad de la República, Uruguay

  • Alvaro de la Ossa Osegueda, University of Costa Rica, Costa Rica

  • Esteban Meneses, National High Technology Center, Costa Rica

  • Carlos Jaime Barrios Hernández, Industrial University of Santander, Colombia

  • Harold Enrique Castro Barrera, University of Los Andes, Colombia

  • Gilberto Javier Díaz Toro, Industrial University of Santander, Colombia

  • Luis Alberto Núñez de Villavicencio Martínez, Industrial University of Santander, Colombia