Venue of SIGMETRICS 2019


Phoenix, Arizona, USA
June 24-28, 2019

Welcome to the ACM SIGMETRICS / IFIP Performance 2019 Website!

The organizing committee is pleased to invite you to take part in ACM SIGMETRICS / IFIP Performance 2019 to be held in Phoenix, Arizona. SIGMETRICS and Performance are respectively the flagship conferences of the ACM special interest group for the computer systems performance evaluation community and of the IFIP working group WG7.3 on performance modeling and analysis. Every 3 years or so, the two conferences join, and this is the 14th joint conference.

News and Announcements

  • 2019 SIGMETRICS / Performance Best Paper Award
    • Richard Combes (Centrale-Supelec, France) and Mikael Touati (Orange Labs, France)
      - Computationally Efficient Estimation of the Spectral Gap of a Markov Chain
  • 2019 ACM SIGMETRICS Kenneth C. Sevcik Outstanding Student Paper Award
    • Isaac Grosof, Ziv Scully, Mor Harchol-Balter (Carnegie Mellon University)
      - Load Balancing Guardrails: Keeping Your Heavy Traffic on the Road to Low Response Times
  • Hotel info is available at
    • May 23, 2019: Anshul Gandhi is the recipient of the 2019 SIGMETRICS Rising Star Award. The award lecture will be held Wed June 26th, 9-10AM.
      • May 23, 2019: Mary Vernon is the recipient of the 2019 SIGMETRICS Achievement Award. The award lecture will be held Tue June 25th, 9:20-10:20AM.
        • April 21, 2019: Applications are open for student travel grants
          • Deadline: May 15, 2019 (extended to May 22, 2019)
        • The 2019 Turing lecture by Geoffrey Hinton and Yann LeCun will be held at FCRC, on Sunday, June 23rd during 5:15pm — 6:30pm. It will be held in the convention center Symphony Hall. No registration is needed to attend the Turing Lecture.
          • Registration is now open. This year, ACM SIGMETRICS / IFIP Performance will be a part of the ACM Federated Computing Research Conference (FCRC).
            • Registration: Link
          • January 25, 2019: The hotcrp website is open for Winter submissions. Link
            • Registration of abstract: February 11, 2019 (11:59PM Eastern Time)
            • Paper submission: February 18, 2019 (11:59PM Eastern Time)
            • Author notification: April 26, 2019
          • October 10, 2018: The hotcrp website is open for Fall submissions. Link
            • Registration of abstract: October 22, 2018 (11:59PM Eastern Time)
            • Paper submission: October 29, 2018 (11:59PM Eastern Time)
            • Author notification: December 17, 2018
          • August 1, 2018: The hotcrp website is open for Summer submissions. Link
            • Registration of abstract:August 13, 2018
            • Paper submission: August 20, 2018
            • Author notification: October 8, 2018
          • June 23, 2018: The website of SIGMETRICS 2019 is online. Call for Papers


          General Chair Erich Nahum (IBM Research)
          TPC Chairs Thomas Bonald (Telecom ParisTech)
          Nick Duffield (Texas A&M University)
          Publications Chair Jian Tan (Ohio State University)
          Publicity Chair Carlee Joe-Wong (Carnegie Mellon University)
          Registrations Chair Seyoung Yun (KAIST)
          Student Activities Chair Anshul Gandhi (Stony Brook University)
          Tutorials Chair Rachit Agarwal (Cornell University)
          Web Chair Yeon-sup Lim (IBM Research)
          Workshops Chair Javad Ghaderi (Columbia University)