CSC Summer School in High Performance Computing 2017, June 27 – July 5

Registration for the 8th CSC Summer School in HPC is now open! Nine days of coding, sport activities and good company right in the middle of beautiful Finnish nature just 30km from Helsinki.

CSC Summer School in HPC brings together undergraduate and graduate students as well as postdoctoral researchers from different disciplines of scientific computing. The school consists of lectures and hands-on training on parallel programming, code optimization and other essential skills in development of scientific software. During the school you can build up your HPC expertise from almost zero up to an intermediate / semi-advanced level.

The aim of the school is to give you the skill set necessary to start writing high-performance scientific software! … and to have a great time while doing it!

Read more and register at

PRACE Summer of HPC 2017, July 2 – August 31

Early-stage postgraduate and late-stage undergraduate students are invited to apply for the PRACE Summer of HPC 2017 programme, to be held in July & August 2017. Consisting of a training week and two months on placement at top HPC centres around Europe, the programme affords participants the opportunity to learn and share more about PRACE and HPC, and includes accommodation, a stipend and travel to their HPC centre placement.

Applications open on 11 January 2017 via

For the latest information on the programme follow us on twitter @summerofhpc or visit us on Facebook

Do you want more information?

Please visit the PRACE website:

Or contact Marjolein Oorsprong, Communications Officer:

Telephone: +32 2 613 09 27 E-mail: