MediaWe welcome writers, editors, and industry analysts covering the fields of high performance computing, networking, storage, and analysis to attend the SC Conference. With your media credentials, the conference offers you an unparalleled opportunity to mingle with the world’s leading experts in HPC. Our dedicated media room is available for meetings and interviews.

Media registration

All media registration requests must be approved by conference management and are subject to revocation. View media registration requirements.


Badge Pickup

SC19 Registration, Lobby F

New this year—please pick up your conference badge at SC19 Registration in Lobby F. Find the sign that says “Media”. Previously, media badges were available in the Media Office. We look forward to seeing you in Denver.


Media Office

Room 113

Your home base while at SC. We will have a printer available for your use and light refreshments will be provided daily. Access to the office is restricted to those with media credentials, although guests are permitted if accompanied. Locks and lockers will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Sunday, November 17, 1–5 pm
Monday, November 18, 9 am–5 pm
Tuesday, November 19, 10 am–5 pm
Wednesday, November 20, 9 am–5 pm
Thursday, November 21, 9 am–3 pm


Media Interview Room

Room 111

Interview rooms are available for your use, but you need to sign up now to secure your spot and avoid confusion at the conference. Due to high demand, each organization will be limited to two 30-minute time slots unless we have extra time available. Below are the timeframes available. Please contact Jacqueline Perini with your top 3 preferred time slots as soon as possible so that we can match you with two time slots. You will be notified via email of your final schedule.

Tuesday, November 19, 10 am–5 pm
Wednesday, November 20, 9 am–5 pm
Thursday, November 21, 9 am–3 pm


SC19 Press Briefing

Monday, November 18, 12–1 pm, Room 111

Join us for the annual SC19 Press Briefing. This year we will focus on the impact of HPC on broader technology innovation with a special presentation by Sergio Boixo, Chief Scientist Quantum Computing Theory, Google AI Quantum. SC19 General Chair Michela Taufer will open with a conference overview and highlights for the week and we will again partner with the TOP500 executives to share the release of the TOP500, GREEN500, and HPCG lists.


Media Luncheon

Monday, November 18, 1–1:30 pm, Room 113

Immediately following the SC19 Press Briefing, please join us for a complimentary luncheon where you can casually network and conduct side interviews in a relaxed environment. Box lunches and beverages will be provided in Room 113.


Exhibits Guided Tours (New for SC19)

Tuesday–Wednesday, November 19–20, 11 am & 2 pm

Join us for a guided tour of the highlights of the Exhibit Hall to see how the latest technologies will shape the future of large-scale technical computing and data-driven science. We will depart for the tours from the Media Office (Room 113). Please arrive by 10:45 am or 1:45 pm on Tuesday and/or Wednesday.


Conference Etiquette

Media/analysts are only permitted in the Exhibition during open hours. In addition, filming or recording in technical sessions (including the Keynote and the Plenary Session) is restricted. Violation of any SC policy could result in the revocation of your media credentials. Additionally, you are expected to abide by the official SC Code of Conduct.


SC Blog

The SC Blog contains a variety of articles focused on keeping the HPC community informed on the latest conference developments, industry research and breakthroughs, and poignant insights in HPC.

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Browse by the following tags to help focus your search:

SC News
Monthly updates to help attendees and submitters stay up to date on all things SC, including important dates and deadlines.

Thought Leaders
Interviews with luminaries from a variety of HPC-focused fields on their research and its impact on the HPC industry .

Expert Insights
Contributed essays from HPC experts on the state of the industry and the future of HPC.

Rising Stars
Stories on personal reward and professional advancement through the lens of SC conference volunteers.

Students@SC Success Stories
The next generation of SC shares valuable insights through their student volunteer experiences at the conference.

Awards Spotlight
Interviews with highly accomplished SC award winners and nominees speak to why ‘HPC Is Now’.


Interested in picking up an SC post for your media outlet? Please contact Amy Lauth in SC Media Relations.


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