CSCS User Lab Day – Meet the Swiss National Supercomputing Centre

Hochschule Luzern
Vacancies available

Dear Members of the CSCS User Community,

We would like to invite you to join CSCS Staff for the event “CSCS User Lab Day – Meet the Swiss National Supercomputing Centre” to be held on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at the Hochschule  Luzern, located in Luzern, Switzerland. After the visit, you are also kindly invited to a small apéro from 15:00

Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts – Social Work
Inseliquai 12B
6002 Lucerne


10:00 – 10:30 Registration and Welcome Coffee
10:30 – 10:40 Welcome by Maria Grazia Giuffreda, Head of User Engagement and Support
10:40 – 11:30 Keynote scientific presentation – Professor Vanessa Wood, Chair in Materials and Device Engineering in Department of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zürich)
11:30 – 12:30 Parallel sessions:
- Containers
- Debugging & Performance
- Compiling
- Scientific Visualization and I/O lib
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 14:30 CSCS Plenaries: Updates from “User Engagement & Support” and “HPC Operations” Units
14:30 – 15:30 Parallel sessions:
- Continuous Integration and Regression Testing
- Interactive Computing (Python-Jupyter)
- Workflows and best practices (Slurm, Data Transfer, Pre- & Post-processing)
- CSCS Services to support your scientific work
15:30 –Apéro and discussion with participants


Registration is mandatory but without charge.

Deadline for registration: Friday, August 31, 2018

Please contact Maria Grazia Giuffreda (mgg@cscs.ch) for questions related to the event content and info@cscs.ch for questions related to the event logistics.

We look forward to seeing you on Tuesday, September 11, 2018!