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November,2021
Mon 15th Nov
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
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Language: English (questions in English and French)During this session, we will answer any question you have regarding the SSH keys pilot.We will also provide assistance if you run into issues during the creation of your SSH key pair.---Session question/réponse clés SSHLangage: Anglais (questions en Anglais et Français)Pendant cette session, nous répondrons à vos questions concernant le pilote pour les clés SSH. Nous serons également présents pour vous aider dans la création de votre paire de clés SSH, si besoin.
Tue 16th Nov
12:00 pm
1:30 pm
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In this course data analysis techniques utilizing the R statistical language, will be discussed and introduced, as well as, the basics of programming and scientific computing. The goal of this course is to prepare graduate students to perform scientific data analysis. Successful students will learn how to use statistical inference tools to gain insight into large and small data sets, as well as be exposed to cutting-edge techniques and best practises to store, manage and analyze (large) data.Topics include: R programming, version control, automation, modular programming and scientific visualization.Students willing to take the course as part of their graduate program have to enroll through Acorn/ROSI.This course is part of the IMS graduate program and due to be current CoViD19 pandemic, it will be taught fully online.
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Wed 17th Nov
1:00 pm
4:00 pm
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Working with Advanced Research Computing and High Performance Computing systems involves using the Linux command line. This workshop will cover Linux commands to improve your productivity on the command line.
Thu 18th Nov
12:00 pm
1:30 pm
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In this course data analysis techniques utilizing the R statistical language, will be discussed and introduced, as well as, the basics of programming and scientific computing. The goal of this course is to prepare graduate students to perform scientific data analysis. Successful students will learn how to use statistical inference tools to gain insight into large and small data sets, as well as be exposed to cutting-edge techniques and best practises to store, manage and analyze (large) data.Topics include: R programming, version control, automation, modular programming and scientific visualization.Students willing to take the course as part of their graduate program have to enroll through Acorn/ROSI.This course is part of the IMS graduate program and due to be current CoViD19 pandemic, it will be taught fully online.
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Mon 22nd Nov
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
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Language: English (questions in English and French)During this session, we will answer any question you have regarding the SSH keys pilot.We will also provide assistance if you run into issues during the creation of your SSH key pair.---Session question/réponse clés SSHLangage: Anglais (questions en Anglais et Français)Pendant cette session, nous répondrons à vos questions concernant le pilote pour les clés SSH. Nous serons également présents pour vous aider dans la création de votre paire de clés SSH, si besoin.
Tue 23rd Nov
12:00 pm
1:30 pm
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In this course data analysis techniques utilizing the R statistical language, will be discussed and introduced, as well as, the basics of programming and scientific computing. The goal of this course is to prepare graduate students to perform scientific data analysis. Successful students will learn how to use statistical inference tools to gain insight into large and small data sets, as well as be exposed to cutting-edge techniques and best practises to store, manage and analyze (large) data.Topics include: R programming, version control, automation, modular programming and scientific visualization.Students willing to take the course as part of their graduate program have to enroll through Acorn/ROSI.This course is part of the IMS graduate program and due to be current CoViD19 pandemic, it will be taught fully online.
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Wed 24th Nov
12:00 pm
3:00 pm
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An overview of way to use GPUs on modern supercomputers. This workshop will explain what GPUs are, and cover the basic ideas of GPU use in scientific computing. We will introduce several GPU programming frameworks, and demonstrate how to accelerate a solution of a science problem using a GPU. Prior knowledge of programming (any language) is recommended to be able to follow the exercise part of the workshop.
Thu 25th Nov
12:00 pm
1:30 pm
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In this course data analysis techniques utilizing the R statistical language, will be discussed and introduced, as well as, the basics of programming and scientific computing. The goal of this course is to prepare graduate students to perform scientific data analysis. Successful students will learn how to use statistical inference tools to gain insight into large and small data sets, as well as be exposed to cutting-edge techniques and best practises to store, manage and analyze (large) data.Topics include: R programming, version control, automation, modular programming and scientific visualization.Students willing to take the course as part of their graduate program have to enroll through Acorn/ROSI.This course is part of the IMS graduate program and due to be current CoViD19 pandemic, it will be taught fully online.
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Mon 29th Nov
12:30 pm
2:00 pm
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Learn how to protect your research using cybersecurity techniques. During the three days of this workshop, we will cover various aspects of cybersecurity to help you protect your research! Cybersecurity concepts, cyberattack models, as well as best practices to protect your research will be reviewed. We will talk about cryptography and you will get to apply the concepts to a real life scenario using SSH keys. Finally, we will discuss cybersecurity in the context of human research data and the Research Ethics Board. The workshop will be a mix of theory and practical exercises. We hope you will learn something new and, more importantly, enjoy the sessions!Sessions will be delivered in English, but we will have the ability to respond to questions in French. The lesson material will be available in English. A French version of this workshop will take place at a later date.This workshop is part of the National Training series of the Compute Canada Federation.  Registration is handled athttps://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ccf-national-training-securing-your-research-on-compute-clusters-and-cloud-tickets-173830691277
Tue 30th Nov
12:00 pm
1:30 pm
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In this course data analysis techniques utilizing the R statistical language, will be discussed and introduced, as well as, the basics of programming and scientific computing. The goal of this course is to prepare graduate students to perform scientific data analysis. Successful students will learn how to use statistical inference tools to gain insight into large and small data sets, as well as be exposed to cutting-edge techniques and best practises to store, manage and analyze (large) data.Topics include: R programming, version control, automation, modular programming and scientific visualization.Students willing to take the course as part of their graduate program have to enroll through Acorn/ROSI.This course is part of the IMS graduate program and due to be current CoViD19 pandemic, it will be taught fully online.
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December,2021
Wed 1st Dec
12:30 pm
2:00 pm
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Learn how to protect your research using cybersecurity techniques. During the three days of this workshop, we will cover various aspects of cybersecurity to help you protect your research! Cybersecurity concepts, cyberattack models, as well as best practices to protect your research will be reviewed. We will talk about cryptography and you will get to apply the concepts to a real life scenario using SSH keys. Finally, we will discuss cybersecurity in the context of human research data and the Research Ethics Board. The workshop will be a mix of theory and practical exercises. We hope you will learn something new and, more importantly, enjoy the sessions!Sessions will be delivered in English, but we will have the ability to respond to questions in French. The lesson material will be available in English. A French version of this workshop will take place at a later date.This workshop is part of the National Training series of the Compute Canada Federation.  Registration is handled athttps://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ccf-national-training-securing-your-research-on-compute-clusters-and-cloud-tickets-173830691277
Thu 2nd Dec
12:00 pm
1:30 pm
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In this course data analysis techniques utilizing the R statistical language, will be discussed and introduced, as well as, the basics of programming and scientific computing. The goal of this course is to prepare graduate students to perform scientific data analysis. Successful students will learn how to use statistical inference tools to gain insight into large and small data sets, as well as be exposed to cutting-edge techniques and best practises to store, manage and analyze (large) data.Topics include: R programming, version control, automation, modular programming and scientific visualization.Students willing to take the course as part of their graduate program have to enroll through Acorn/ROSI.This course is part of the IMS graduate program and due to be current CoViD19 pandemic, it will be taught fully online.
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Fri 3rd Dec
12:30 pm
2:00 pm
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Learn how to protect your research using cybersecurity techniques. During the three days of this workshop, we will cover various aspects of cybersecurity to help you protect your research! Cybersecurity concepts, cyberattack models, as well as best practices to protect your research will be reviewed. We will talk about cryptography and you will get to apply the concepts to a real life scenario using SSH keys. Finally, we will discuss cybersecurity in the context of human research data and the Research Ethics Board. The workshop will be a mix of theory and practical exercises. We hope you will learn something new and, more importantly, enjoy the sessions!Sessions will be delivered in English, but we will have the ability to respond to questions in French. The lesson material will be available in English. A French version of this workshop will take place at a later date.This workshop is part of the National Training series of the Compute Canada Federation.  Registration is handled athttps://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ccf-national-training-securing-your-research-on-compute-clusters-and-cloud-tickets-173830691277
Mon 6th Dec
12:30 pm
2:00 pm
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In this workshop, spread out over three days within one week, learn about the uses of various databases in the context of scientific computing.   
Wed 8th Dec
10:00 am
11:30 am
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A quick introduction how to use SciNet and the Niagara and Mist supercomputers.
Wed 8th Dec
12:30 pm
2:00 pm
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In this workshop, spread out over three days within one week, learn about the uses of various databases in the context of scientific computing.   
Fri 10th Dec
12:30 pm
2:00 pm
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In this workshop, spread out over three days within one week, learn about the uses of various databases in the context of scientific computing.