The High-Performance Computing Department Open House

Who is the event for?

This open house is for anyone who sees their future in mathematical and computational modelling, big data analysis, and the use of visualization and virtual reality to solve complex interdisciplinary problems, including the development of decision support systems.

It is for those who have completed their undergraduate studies in the fundamental sciences, and are interested in continuing their education in the most cutting-edge areas of IT.

Why should you attend?

Get in-depth information on the Double-Degree Master’s Programs in partnership with the University of Amsterdam, Netherlands (UvA)

Visit the HPC and visualization laboratory facilities

Find out about our unique interdisciplinary environment for study and research

Talk with Master’s and PhD students who have successfully completed their studies at UvA

Discuss the possibility of taking part in international research with the eScience Research Institute project groups

What to expect

The open house will include presentations on our four Master’s programs:

Supercomputer Technologies in Interdisciplinary Research*;

Urban Supercomputing;

Big Data and Extreme Computing*;

Computational Biomedicine (starting in 2016)

*double-degree programs.

Staff will share information on the academic and research environment of the department.

The directors of the different research groups will give an overview of their fields, and some of the results they have achieved during their research, including video and computer application demonstrations.

Potential employers will also participate in the event (including the IT Company, Inc. http://www.it.ru/ ) to discuss work opportunities for our graduates.

Master’s and PhD students who are studying at the HPC Department will share their personal experience with study and research work, including their participation in international projects, conferences, and workshops.

After the open house you will have a chance to speak one-on-one with students and staff from the HPC Department, and employees of the eScience Research Institute at ITMO University.

When:

August 8, 2016 at 6PM

Where:

4 Birzhevaya Liniya, St. Petersburg

Please note, that because of our innovative technology and equipment, special security measures are taken upon admittance to the building. You must register in advance to attend the HPC Department open house by providing your first and last name and email address.