Building on the success of last year’s joint event in Banff, Canada, Grid 2010 will again co-locate with OGF30.

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Lodging / Accommodation
Visa Information

Grid2010/OGF30 Event Registration Costs

Advance Registration
(until September 30)
Member Fee Non-Member Fee

Full Week 495 € 595 €
One Day 195 € 245 €
Student 195 € 195 €
Full Registration
(October 1 – October 22)
Member Fee Non-Member Fee

Full Week 595 € 695 €
One Day 245 € 295 €
Student 245 € 245 €
On-Site Registration
(October 24 – October 28)
Member Fee Non-Member Fee

Full Week 695 € 795 €
One Day 295 € 345 €
Student 295 € 295 €

Note that all costs are in Euros.

Onsite registration will begin on Sunday 24th October at the venue.

Member prices are available to ACM members, IEEE members, and OGF members. Please have your membership number ready to enter during registration.

Cancellation Policy: “Full-Week” registration cancellations are subject to a 75 € fee. “One Day” and “Student” registration cancellations are subject to a 50 € fee.

Full Week and Student registration includes meeting materials, admittance to any published OGF30/Grid2010 sessions, admittance to the evening reception, am/pm coffee breaks and lunch each day.

One Day registration includes am/pm coffee breaks, lunch, meeting materials and admittance to any published OGF30/Grid2010 session on the respective registration day.

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Grid2010 will be held at the Thon Hotel Brussels City Centre in downtown Brussels, Belgium.

We have negotiated a room rate of € 110 per night for a single room (including breakfast), which is available here at the Thon web site.

Book your hotel now.

Visa Information

A visa is required for citizens of countries that do not have visa-exemption agreements with Belgium.
If you require a letter of invitation please contact the local arrangements chair, Rosette Vandenbroucke at with details of your accepted paper or your registration confirmation details.

  • Keynote Speakers

    Mr. Satoshi Sekiguchi, AIST, Japan
    “Grids to Clouds – Common Evolution or yet another Jalapagos?”

    Prof. Ignacio M. Llorente, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
    “OpenNebula: Leading Innovation in Cloud Computing Management”

    Dan Reed, Microsoft
    “Technical Clouds: Seeding Discovery”

    Dr. Shantenu Jha, Louisiana State University, USA
    A Fresh Perspective on Distributed Scientific Applications and Cyberinfrastructure

  • Important Dates

    Feb. 1, 2010 - Technical Paper Submission Open
    May. 12, 2010 - Technical Paper Submission Due - deadline extended!
    May. 3, 2010 - Workshop Submissions Due
    Jul. 1, 2010 - Paper Acceptance Notifications
    Aug. 13, 2010 - Full Papers Due - deadline extended!
    Sep. 12, 2010 - Poster Submissions Due
    Sep. 25, 2010 - Poster Acceptance Notifications
    Oct 25-28, 2010 - Grid 2010, Brussels, Belgium