2022 ASC Student Supercomputer Challenge (ASC22)

Call for Participation!


Dear old and new friends of ASC:

The ASC Committee is now excited to announce the official launch of this new season of ASC22. Worldwide college students and teachers are invited to join us in this world’s largest and most fierce supercomputing hackathon.


PLEASE REGISTER HERE: http://www.asc-events.net/ASC22/Register.php


Initiated in Asia, ASC Student Supercomputer Challenge (ASC) is now the world's largest supercomputing hackathon. The ASC Challenge aims to promote international exchanges and training of supercomputing talents from all over the world, inspire new developments in supercomputing application research, boost the technological driving force of supercomputing and promote industrial innovation.

Since inception in 2012, in 9 years of superb growth ASC Challenge has increased steadily its influence across the globe. Today, it sets a new attendance record with 10,000+ student challengers from 2000+ power teams, vying for top prizes on ASC arena. 

ASC22 will be co-hosted by Asia Supercomputer Community and Inspur Group. Please find below the detailed timeline of ASC22, and often visit the ASC website (http://www.asc-events.org/ASC22/) for frequent updates.


ASC22 Important Dates and Details

Basic Rules

   All universities are invited to join in ASC22 with several teams

   At most one team can become the finalist in each university

   A team has 5 undergrads and 1 advisor



Nov, 2021 -

Jan 4, 2022

Register at: http://www.asc-events.net/ASC22/Register.php

A confirmation letter including Team Account number and Password will be sent to Team Advisor after registration.



Jan, 2022 

Mar, 2022

Each team should submit a proposal, which includes the results and application code optimization with Team Account number and Password . The ASC Evaluation Committee will review the preliminary proposals and determine the top 20 finalists

Final Competition

Apr 2022-

May, 2022

The 20 finalists will design and build their clusters on site(the overseas teams will participate online) , run HPC benchmarks, optimize applications and present their results to ASC Evaluation Committee

1. Benchmark test

2. Application tasks: tweak and tune several defined applications. The experts from ASC Evaluation Committee will provide instance on site

3. e Prize task: tweak and tune a selected application

4. Presentation






Note: All due dates refer to 24:00PM (UTC/GMT+08:00). Inspur group will be the vendor sponsor and provide computing platforms for on-site finalists to build their clusters, but all the teams are permitted to bring extra acceleration cards and network switches at their own risks.


ASC Award Overview

         Group Awards

On-site finals


Silver Prize

e Prize

The Highest Linpack

Application Innovation

Most Popular Team


         Virtual finals


Application Innovation

Most Popular Team


         Group Competition Award

The First Class Prize

The Second Class Prize


For more information, please contact ASC Committee via: 

Email: info@asc-events.org

Website: www.asc-events.org

Twitter: @ASCHPC




ASC22 Committee


Contact Us
Technical Support Yu Liu techsupport@asc-events.org
Media Jie He media@asc-events.org
Collaboration Vangel Bojaxhi executive.director@asc-events.org
General Information info@asc-events.org


Partners      Follow us
Copyright 2020 Asia Supercomputer Community. All Rights Reserved