This is the archive for October, 2012

Language Committee Meeting in Toronto

There will be a meeting of the OpenMP Language Committee in Toronto at the downtown Holiday Inn, Oct 22-25, 8:00 am-6 pm.

Our main aim is close on the OpenMP 4.0 Draft, which is to be released for Public Comment in November at the SuperComputing 12 conference and exhibition in Salt Lake City.

Topics to be covered in this meeting include: Tasking, Fortran 2003 base language support, Affinity, Accelerators, Error Models, and SIMD.

Three special lunch time sessions will discuss: The Future of OpenMP, OpenMP Tools, and the IBM/Rice Doacross proposal.

These meetings are open to the public. However, if you wish to attend the meeting, please notify us at

The meeting will be held at the Holiday Inn Toronto Downtown Centre, 30 Carlton Street, Toronto, Canada. (416) 977-6655

Future meetings of the OpenMP Language Committee are planned for January 2013 in Houston, Texas, and in May (host site to be determined).

OpenMP @SC12 - Salt Lake City

OpenMP is fifteen years old – join us to celebrate!
We will have presentations, prize drawings,
birthday cake, and beer…
Come to booth #2237 to join in the fun,
and to learn about the new
OpenMP API features in the new draft specs.

See the full schedule of events here