The Ontario East HPC Summer School 2021
A virtual event presented by the Centre for Advanced Computing at Queen's University

The Centre for Advanced Computing at Queen's University presents The Ontario East High Performance Computing (HPC) Summer School 2021 featuring workshops guided by experts from Queen's University, the University of Ottawa, University of Waterloo and McMaster University. The summer school will be delivered virtually and commences August 16, 2021 for 2 weeks and closes August 26, 2021. The event is comprised of 8 high-performance computing workshops designed to provide an immersive introduction to world of advanced computing.

Participants can join individual workshops or earn an eCertificate for the successful completion of thirty (30+) hours of instruction. Attendance will be tracked by instructors and their support teams to ensure criteria are met. eCertificates will be delivered virtually in September 2021.  


Please pay special attention to the pre-requisite requirements for each workshop (listed in the Workshop Registration section below). This information is vital in determining if this workshop is a good fit for you. 

 Date Hours Times Workshop
 August 16, 2021  6.0  9:00AM-4:00PM (1hr lunch)  Intro to Python Programming
 August 17, 2021  3.0  9:00AM-12:00PM  Intro to HPC
 August 17, 2021
 3.0  1:00PM-4:00PM  Data Preparation
 August 18, 2021  3.0  9:00AM-12:00PM  Git
 August 18, 2021  3.0  1:00PM-4:00PM  Data Security
 August 19, 2021  6.0  9:00AM-4:00PM (1hr lunch)
 Machine Learning
 August 23, 2021  6.0  9:00AM-4:00PM (1hr lunch)
 August 24-26, 2021  18.0  9:30AM-5:00PM (1.5hr lunch)  Programming GPUs with CUDA

Registration capacity is limited to ensure each participant receives an immersive, hands-on, experience. To join the waitlist, please utilize the "register for waitlist" feature during registration. Thank you.  

Sorry, registration for this event is now closed.

Please contact us at [email protected] for more information.