For ACENET training workshops, please see Workshops & Seminars.
Join BioNova in partnership with Dalhousie University Industry Liaison & Innovation to learn more about the potential microbiome impact on all healthcare; medicine from the perspective of the patient’s view and how the patient can manage their own health future.
Speaker: Dr. Bruce Murphy, CEO and President of the Arkansas Heart Hospital
Dr. Murphy is a highly sought after speaker at international cardiology conferences with his global perspective on causes of heart and auto-immune/chronic disease. His pharmacy PhD gives him a unique perspective as a cardiologist, as does having been the Chief of Medicine at one of the busiest and highly regarded Heart Hospitals in the US. Additionally he is an entrepreneur (owning a Japanese Medical company that has cathlab operations in Japan), and active participant on various boards and committees in the medical and scientific communities.
This is an introductory session to using the new national systems, Graham and Cedar. Participants will learn about their capabilities, file systems, available software, the Slurm scheduler, and how to get up and running with them. This session provides an overview and quick-start guidance.
Speaker: Fei Mao, SHARCNET
This webinar is a guide for doing very large scale Deep Learning research on the new systems. Both hardware and software capabilities will be introduced and discussed in details. Caffe2 and Tensorflow will be used as examples for training ResNet across multiple GPU nodes.
No registration is required. Join the seminar at SN-Seminars Vidyo room
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