All submissions to the HPEC 2018 conference should be submitted through the conference submission web site located at: https://cmt3.research.microsoft.com/HPEC2018/New users to the must register. Use either the:“Registration” link or the “Create Account” link to register. You will be prompted through the sign up wizard to create an account. Once your account has been created you may begin submitting to the conference. Please note that a short, text only abstract - up to 5,000 characters - is required, although you also have the option of uploading a file of your paper (up to 6 pages) in either .doc, .docx or .pdf format. We hope you find this tool useful, as you will be able to login and view/update your submission until the submission deadline of May 18, 2018. Technical help with the submission site should be directed to Kathleen Ballos at firstname.lastname@example.org.Paper submissions can be up to 6 pages and should use the approved IEEE templates. The highest scoring submissions will be published by IEEE in the official HPEC proceedings available on IEEE eXplore. All other accepted submissions are published on ieee-hpec.org.