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WestGrid Research Computing Summer School 2018 - University of Manitoba

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** WAITING LIST IN EFFECT **
There has been overwhleming interest in this event and we have reached our capacity. To be added to the waitlist and notifed if a spot becomes avaialble, click on the green "Tickets" button and click "Join Waitlist" (located on the right bottom corner of the ticket box).

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This June, WestGrid is bringing its Research Computing Summer School to the University of Manitoba.

The courses include:

  • Introduction to high performance computing (HPC)
  • Using the Compute Canada OpenStack Cloud
  • Parallel programming in Chapel
  • Containers for HPC: Singularity
  • Introduction to Molecular Dynamics
  • Scientific computing with PETSc
  • Data Analysis with MATLAB
  • MATLAB Parallel Computing
  • Using Python in HPC
  • Introduction to Parallel Programming using OpenMP
  • Basics of scientific visualization with ParaView
  • Large-scale remote visualization with ParaView

When registering, please indicate which courses you are interested in attending. This will help us gauge interest and prepare the room setups, catering, etc.


Full Course Details:

** LOCATION CHANGE **:
All sessions will be in the University of Manitoba's Robson Hall (Faculty of Law), Room 206 and Room 207. Directions can be found here on Google Maps.

Please refer to our Program page for the full course schedule and session descriptions.

Date / Time / Location:

June 25 - 28, 2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm (each day)
Robson Hall, University of Manitoba
Rooms: 206 & 207


Cost:

Participants only need to register and pay once to attend as many or as few courses as they would like.

  • Researcher / Student / Staff @ a WestGrid Member Institution*: $35
    (This includes faculty, students of all levels, postdocs, staff)
  • Researcher / Student / Staff @ a Non-Member
    Institution: $45
    (This includes faculty, students of all levels, postdocs, staff)
  • Public / Industry / Non-Academic: $55

*WestGrid Member institutions include the University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, University of Victoria, University of Alberta, University of Calgary, University of Saskatchewan, and University of Manitoba.


Who Should Participate:

  • Anyone interested in building knowledge and skills for computational research
  • All research disciplines and skill levels are welcome to register. Some sessions may require some pre-requisite knowledge. Check the course descriptions for more details.


Pre-Requisites:

  • Any courses listed as "Introduction to..." do not require any pre-requisite skills or knowledge.
  • Other courses may require base level knowledge or programming skills. Check the course descriptions for more details.
  • All academic participants must have a Compute Canada account. To register for a Compute Canada account, click here. Non-academic registrants will be provided a temporary guest account.
  • We strongly encourage all participants to obtain an Eduroam account through their institution. This will provide you with a reliable wifi network connection while on campus. To get an Eduroam account, contact your local IT Department.


More Information:

If you have questions or would like more information on the WestGrid Summer School, please contact Alex Razoumov - alex.razoumov@westgrid.ca.


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