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Planning underway for WestGrid training webinars and workshops in 2021
WestGrid runs training activities year-round and has expanded its online offerings to range from webinars to interactive workshops to multi-day Research Computing Shools. Mark your calendars for the upcoming online training activities we're planning for Winter/Spring 2021.
We're aiming to finalise the dates and details of our Winter/Spring 2021 webinars by early January. Registration for these sessions will open at that time. Join our mailing list to be notified!
Note: WestGrid’s training webinars take place at 10am Pacific / 11am Mountain / 12pm Central / 1 pm Eastern / 2 pm Atlantic.
|January 20||Workflows with Programmable Filter/Source in ParaView||Alex Razoumov (WestGrid)|
|February 03||GIS in R - Part 2 - registration coming soon
Click here to view the 'GIS in R - Part 1' materials
|Marie-Hélène Burle (WestGrid)|
|February 17||Topic TBC||TBC|
|March 03||Topic TBC||Alex Razoumov (WestGrid)|
|March 17||Parallel Programming in Julia||Marie-Hélène Burle and Alex Razoumov (WestGrid)|
|March 31||Topic TBC|
|April 14||fastai||Marie-Hélène Burle (WestGrid)|
|April 28||Visualization topic (TBD)||Alex Razoumov (WestGrid)|
|May 12||Exploration of tools and approaches for Humanists||Megan Meredith-Lobay (UBC)|
|May 26||Topic TBC|
We're pleased to be involved with and/or support the advertising of these other training workshops happening at our Member Institutions. Any sessions without a hyperlink to more information will be finalised in early 2021. Join our mailing list to be notified!
|DATE||EVENT||LOCATION - HOST|
|January 14||Tips & tricks on getting programming help online||Online - WestGrid / UBC Research Commons|
|February 1-28||University of Alberta Research Computing Bootcamp||Online - University of Alberta|
|February 11||Topic TBC||Online - WestGrid / UBC Research Commons|
|Feb 22 - Mar 03||NVIDIA GPU Hackathon
Click here for details & registration
|Online - NVIDIA / Simon Fraser University|
|March 11||Extending Julia codes to multiple CPU cores||Online - WestGrid / UBC Research Commons|
|April 08||GIS in R||Online - WestGrid / UBC Research Commons|
|May 13||Topic TBC||Online - WestGrid / UBC Research Commons|
|April - June (TBD)||WestGrid Research Computing Modules||Online - WestGrid|
Visit our Training Materials site for archives of past training sessions, including video recordings, exercise sheets, how-to guides, and more. We welcome requests for other training topics and events, and can arrange for customised workshops or programs depending on your teams' needs. Please email email@example.com.
If you have any questions or would like more information about any of the events listed above, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.