International Spring School on High Performance Computing

San Sebastián / Donostia, Spain, April 23-27, 2018

HighPer 2018 Registration Form

(form version 1.11 courses)


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  • Refunding of registration fees will not be possible.


Fees comprise access to all courses and lunches.

Registration deadlines and fees

December 5, 2017310 €
December 28, 2017340 €
January 20, 2018370 €
February 12, 2018400 €
March 7, 2018430 €
March 30, 2018460 €
Regular registration490 €
On site registration520 €

UPV/EHU and CSIC staff: 150€
Bachelor and Masters students: 260 €

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520 Euro: Full

150 : UPV/EHU and CSIC staff

260 : Bachelor and Masters students

free: (only organizers and local staff)

Please select 8 courses you would tentatively like to attend. (This selection is only for organizational purposes and nonbinding for you.)

Srinivas Aluru (Georgia Institute of Technology), [intermediate] High Performance Computational Biology

David A. Bader (Georgia Institute of Technology), [introductory/intermediate] Massive-scale Graph Analytics

Ümit V. Çatalyürek (Georgia Institute of Technology), [introductory/intermediate] HPC Graph Analytics

Alan Edelman (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), [introductory] Julia, with an introduction to Performance and Machine Learning

Richard Fujimoto (Georgia Institute of Technology), [intermediate] Parallel Discrete Event Simulation

Timothy C. Germann (Los Alamos National Laboratory), [intermediate] HPC Frontiers in Computational Materials Science and Engineering

Lennart Johnsson (University of Houston), [introductory/intermediate] Energy Efficient Computing

Alfio Lazzaro (University of Zurich), [introductory/intermediate] Code Performance Optimizations

Andrew Lumsdaine (Pacific Northwest National Laboratory), [intermediate/advanced] Modern C++ for High-performance Computing

Madhav Marathe (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University), [introductory/advanced] Massively Interacting Bio-social Systems: Pervasive, Personalized and Precision Analytics

Frank Mueller (North Carolina State University), [introductory/intermediate] How to Parallelize Your Code: Taking Stencils from OpenMP to MPI, CUDA and TensorFlow

Adrian Sandu (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University), [introductory/intermediate] Revealing Parallelism: How to Decompose your Problem into Concurrent Tasks

Vivek Sarkar (Georgia Institute of Technology), [introductory] Fundamentals of Parallel, Concurrent, and Distributed Programming

Marc Snir (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), [introductory] Programming Models and Run-times for High-Performance Computing

Josep Torrellas (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), [intermediate/advanced] Parallel Computer Architecture Concepts

Todd J. Treangen (University of Maryland, College Park), [intermediate] Metagenomic Assembly and Validation

Elena Vataga (University of Southampton), [introductory] Hands-on Introduction to HPC for Life Scientists

Uzi Vishkin (University of Maryland, College Park), [introductory/intermediate] Parallel Algorithmic Thinking and How It Has Been Affecting Architecture

David Walker (Cardiff University), [intermediate] Parallel Programming with OpenMP, MPI, and CUDA

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