Glorieta Kickoff Conference
The Kickoff Conference at the Glorieta
Conference Center will be held
on October 26-28. Glorieta is located at exit 299 on I-25, 18 miles north
of Santa Fe.
Two sessions will be held. Schools that are farther than one hundred miles
from Glorieta will attend the first session on October 26 and 27, while the
schools within one hundred miles attend the second session on October 27 and 28.
For each student and teacher attending Glorieta, room and board will be
provided for by the Supercomputing Challenge.
Dr. Ed Angel, Professor Emeritus of Computer Science at the University of New Mexico
and Director of the Art, Research, Technology and Science Laboratory (ARTS Lab) will
be our Keynote Speaker. Learn more about him.
The Glorieta schedule and the
Glorieta Standards while at Glorieta, and a
map of Glorieta, or see the
highlighted map showing the
areas at Glorieta that we will be using.
Here are the detailed schedules for the session
one and session two.
Here is the Session 1 housing list.
Here is the Session 2 housing list.
Remember that you need to bring an Proposal
with you to the kickoff. See Proposal
hints. A Proposal template is to
be filled out for each team, unless they are following the
To learn more about previous year's kickoffs, visit our archive