WestGrid Training Webinars for Spring/Summer 2019

Date posted:Jan 29, 2019

WestGrid runs training activities year-round, ranging from online webinars to in-person workshops. Their bi-weekly training webinars take place every second Wednesday at 10am PST. Please click the linked titles below for more information about each workshop and to register online. Videoconference connection instructions are emailed to all registrants. 

Jan 23, 2019 Working with data objects in yt Alex Razoumov (WestGrid)
Feb. 06, 2019  Text parsing and matching with High-Performance Computing resources Ian Percel (UofC)
Feb. 20, 2019 Memory debudding with Valgrind  Tyson Whitehead (SHARCNET)
Mar. 06  Molecular visualization with VMD Dmitri Rozmanov (UoC)
Mar. 20, 2019 Research Data Management tools, platforms, and best practices for Canadian researchers  Alexs Garnett (SFU) and Adam McKenzie (USask) 
April 03, 2019  Distributed unstructured meshes and graphs in Chapel Alex Razoumov (WestGrid)
April 17, 2019 Next-generation sequencing (exact topic TBOKA) Phillip Richmond (UBC)
May-01 Programming best practices (exact topic TBA)  

Chris Want (Compute Canada)


Julia language for data analysis


John Simpson (Compute Canada)

















For more information about this and other workshops, or to suggest training topics and/or events, please visit the WestGrid website here