Join us for information about Research Computing Services, Resources & Support from the University of Calgary and WestGrid. This FREE session will provide an overview of some of the expertise, resources and services available to support your research needs.
WestGrid's Director of Operations and Lead of the RAC Technical Review, Patrick Mann has been one of the principal designers of Compute Canada’s annual resource allocation competition (RAC) for many years and will be sharing his knowledge to increase the likelihood of a successful submission.
This free presentation will also include an introduction to the U of C research computing team, WestGrid, and one hour for Q&A. Attendees are also invited to share their future digital research needs to help inform ongoing strategic planning and advocacy efforts.
Light refreshements will be provided.
10:00-10:30 -- Research Computing Services at the UofC
10:30-11:00 -- Intro to WestGrid & Compute Canada
11:00-12:00 -- RAC 2019: Updates & Best Practices
12:00-13:00 -- Q&A, open consultations
Who Should Attend:
Any researcher, university faculty, grad students, and staff from all disciplines and institutions interested in learning more about available research computing resources and services.
PIs who have applied for a RAC previously are especially encouraged to attend.