News at the Faculty of Informatics

CSCS-USI Summer School 2018

The Swiss National Supercomputing Centre and Università della Svizzera italiana are pleased to announce that the annual Summer School will be held from July 15 to July 27, 2018 at the Steger Center in Riva San Vitale, located in the Italian area of Switzerland.

The program will focus on the effective exploitation of hybrid High Performance Computing (HPC) systems, equipped with powerful CPUs, state-of-the-art GPUs, and fast and scalable networks. The content will include CUDA and OpenACC for GPU programming and MPI for inter-GPU/CPU communication. Furthermore, scientific libraries and machine learning frameworks, optimized for the GPU and for parallel applications will be introduced.

Dates: 15-27 July 2018
Place: Steger Center, Riva San Vitale