About this conference
The aim of this two-day workshop is to bring together researchers and teachers in Scientific Computing from throughout Sweden. Specifically, it serves as a forum to exchange new results, discuss education, expand research networks and strengthen collaboration. It continues a series of workshops, the last of which was hosted by Lund University in 2018, 2nd Workshop on Scientific Computing in Sweden 2018.
- Conference days: Wednesday September 16, 2020 12:00 – Friday September 18, 2020 12:00 (lunch to lunch)
- Registration window: May 1, 2020 – August 13, 2020
- Abstract submission: latest August 13, 2020
Regarding Covid-19: The scheduled dates of the workshop for Sep. 16-18 remain in place. Note, however, that the organising committee continues to monitor the situation and recommendations of Folkhälsomyndigheten (the Public Health Agency of Sweden) as well as Linköping University closely with regards to the possible cancellation or postponing of the workshop.
Location and travel information
The conference will be held at Statt Konferens & Event in Motala, located approximately 45km Northwest of Linköping.
To reach Motala Central from Linköping Central one can use a local train operated by Östgötatrafiken. A local train for Motala leaves Linköping approximately every 30 minutes with a travel time of 40 minutes. The cost of a one way ticket is 75 SEK. These tickets can be purchased from Östgötatrafikens website, a ticket kiosk at Linköpings resecentrum or through the ÖGT phone app. The conference hotel is walking distance (650 meters) from the central station in Motala. Taxi services are available in Motala but are subject to additional costs.
View of Motala harbour. Photo credit Magnus Binnerstam/ Mostphotos
The conference fee is 4100 SEK which includes room, board and coffee breaks for two full days.