Agenda

Below is a preliminary agenda for the school, which is similar to the International HPC Summer School 2017 programme but there will be some minor changes in time-slots, instructors, topics, etc.

Sunday, July 8
Welcome Reception (late afternoon / evening)

Monday, July 9
Welcome
Keynote
Parallel programming methodologies
Introduction to mentoring
Introduction of participants
Introduction of parallel programming challenge
Parallel hands-on sessions:
Parallel programming: classic track I (MPI & OpenMP), accelerator track I
Dinner & electronic poster session I

Tuesday, July 10
Overview of PRACE, RIKEN, SciNet, XSEDE
HPC challenges in Plasma and Astrophysics
HPC challenges in Materials Sciences
HPC challenges in Biomedical Engineering
Workflow tools
Parallel hands-on sessions:
Parallel programming: classic track II (MPI & OpenMP), accelerator track II
Dinner & electronic poster session II

Wednesday, July 11
HPC approaches in Life Sciences
HPC approaches in Climate Research
Programming challenge
Mentoring session
Hands-on-sessions:
Scientific visualization, HPC Python programming
Social Event, Dinner

Thursday, July 12
Data-intensive computing and parallel I/O
HPC software engineering
Mentoring session
Performance analysis and optimization:
single node performance analysis and optimization
parallel performance analysis and optimization I
Social Event, Dinner

Friday, July 13
Parallel Performance analysis and optimization II
Conclude Parallel Programming Challenge, Announce winners
Mentoring session
Data Analytics / Introduction to Spark
Summer School ends approx. 4-5pm