OpenACC Organization is a nonprofit organization founded to help scientists and researchers do more science and less programming by providing a high-level directives-based programming model for high performance computing. The charter of is to develop and deliver the OpenACC specification, and to help educate and support scientists and researchers using or considering using OpenACC directives. The organization is run by academic and industry members in collaboration with the OpenACC User Community.

Membership Benefits

Members of the OpenACC organization include commercial, government, and academic organizations who value access to benefits OpenACC has to offer including:

  • Collaboration with world-class scientists on developing the OpenACC specification
  • Early exposure to discussed new features, sample codes, and test suites
  • Close engagement in educational efforts with the user community and top research facilities

Membership Levels

Commercial and Government - $10,000 in year one and $5,000 in subsequent years.
Academic - $900 a year

Become a member

We always welcome new members! To join the OpenACC organization please read the OpenACC Bylaws document and email a signed copy of the membership agreement to

For membership questions email

Corporate Officers


Duncan Poole, NVIDIA

Director of Developer Adoption

Oscar Hernandez, ORNL


David Wallace, Cray Inc.


Greg Stoner, AMD Inc.

Technical Chair

Michael Wolfe, PGI

Current Members

Cray Inc University Of Delaware Tokyo Institute Of Technology KAUST Indiana University Total AMD Nvidia National Supercomputing Center In Wuxi NOAA Oak Ridge National Laboratory EPCC Mentor Graphics Brookhaven National Laboratory Stony Brook University