The National Supercomputer Forum took place at Peraslavl-Zalesskij, 25-27 November, 2014. The conference gathered top Russian HPC vendors, software developers, and scientists. The Russian Chapter of IDGF presented two plenary talks and organized a dedicated Desktop Grid session (10 talks). During the session, two representatives of the Russian volunteer community, Alexander Andreev and Maxim Manzyuk, were awarded for outstanding achievements in promoting desktop grid technologies. At the last day of the conference, the Russian Chapter had a round table where a fruitful discussion took place on various technical, social and commercial aspects of desktop grids.
More information is available at the following websites:
National Supercomputer Forum: http://www.nscf.ru
Computerra newspaper article: http://www.computerra.ru/110991/cluborun-grid-optimization/
Site of the Russian Chapter: http://desktopgrid.ru
Site of the Russian volunteers: http://boinc.ru