Who is WestGrid?

WestGrid is a not-for-profit organization with the vision to be a catalyst for digitally-enabled R&D in Western Canada.

How can we help you?

WestGrid helps researchers in Western Canada tackle bigger challenges and tougher problems -- some at a scope and scale never thought possible.

Recent News

Join us on Friday 31 January for our first WestGrid Community Town Hall of 2020. Patrick Mann, WestGrid's Director of Operations, will share the latest updates from WestGrid and Compute Canada that have impacts on advanced research computing users... Read More »
January 24, 2020
Join us for a one-hour webinar on Wednesday February 05 where we'll look at working with Singularity on Compute Canada clusters. This online presentation will be hosted by Grigory Shamov Razoumov, WestGrid's Technical Site Lead at the University of... Read More »
January 21, 2020
WestGrid User Survey 2019
WestGrid is asking all members of its community -- inclusing advanced research computing (ARC) users, past, present and future -- to tell us what resources, services and support are most needed to better enable research in Canada, today and tomorrow... Read More »
January 17, 2020
A free workshop series is coming to Simon Fraser University (SFU) in March, co-hosted by SFU WestGrid. The sessions will provide hands-on introductions to essential tools and skills used in computational research. There is no cost to attend but you... Read More »
January 9, 2020
WestGrid Research Computing Winter School University of Victoria
WestGrid runs training activities year-round, ranging from online webinars to in-person workshops and summer schools. Mark your calendars for the upcoming training activities we've confirmed for 2020 so far, and join our mailing list for updates as... Read More »
January 6, 2020

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