• PRACE Training events

  • The PRACE RI is open to all European researchers affiliated with recognized European academic institutions and industries.

    The aim of PRACE RI Training is to provide a sustained, high-quality training and education service for the European HPC community through seasonal schools, workshops and scientific and industrial seminars, in order to effectively exploit the unprecedented capabilities of HPC resources of RI.

    Guiding principle in developing the training and educational programs is the compliance with the educational needs of the researchers, thorough understanding of their existing skills and competencies.

  • Message-Passing Programming with MPI @ EPCC (Past PATC Courses)

    The world’s largest supercomputers are used almost exclusively to run applications which are parallelised using Message Passing. The course covers all the basic knowledge required to write parallel programs using this programming model, and is di…

  • Hands-on Introduction to HPC @ EPCC (Past PATC Courses)

    ARCHER, the UK's national supercomputing service, offers training in software development and high-performance computing to scientists and researchers across the UK. As part of our training service we will be running a 2 day ‘Hands-on Introdu…

  • Introduction to OpenACC@BSC (Past PATC Courses)

    All PATC Courses at BSC do not charge fees.


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    This is an expansion of the topic "OpenACC and other approaches to GPU computing" covered on this year's and last year's editions of the …

  • PRACE Summer of HPC 2016 (PRACE Seasonal Schools - Past)

    These event pages are used for registration (application submission) and later for training week at the beginning of the programme for accepted students. The first week is reserved for an HPC training that will be held at Jülich Supercomputing Cen…

  • Introduction to CUDA Programming@BSC (Past PATC Courses)

    All PATC Courses at BSC do not charge fees.


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    This course will provide very good introduction to the PUMPS Summer School run jointly with NVIDIA – 11-15 July also&n…

  • Node-level Performance Engineering@ HLRS (Past PATC Courses)

    This course teaches performance engineering approaches on the compute node level. "Performance engineering" as we define it is more than employing tools to identify hotspots and bottlenecks. It is about developing a thorough understanding of …

  • Intel MIC Programming Workshop @ LRZ (Past PATC Courses)


    The course discusses Intel’s new Many Integrated Core (MIC) architecture. It covers various programming and optimisation techniques for Intel Xeon Phi coprocessors.

    The first 2 days provide an introduction about the Intel MIC architect…