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Pervasive Technology Institute

Innovation through Collaboration


Education, Outreach, and Training Resources

Upcoming events

Call for Papers & Workshops (due 4/19): The 2014 World Congress in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and Applied Computing

Sat, 04/19/2014 (All day)

Monte Carlo Resort, Las Vegas, US

The 2014 World Congress in CS, CE, and Applied Computing

You are invited to submit a paper for consideration. All accepted papers
will be published in printed conference books/proceedings (ISBN) and will
also be made available online.

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Call for Vis Showcase, BoFs, Posters (due 4/21): XSEDE14 - eXtreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment Conference

Mon, 04/21/2014 (All day)

Atlanta Marriott Marquis, Atlanta, GA, US

Key dates

·       March 15: The following are due: tutorial proposals, abstract-only and paper submissions for the four tracks: Accelerating Discovery in Scholarly Research, Hardware and Systems Software, Software and Software Environments, and Education, Outreach, and Training.

·       April 14: Conference early registration opens.

·       April 21: Visualization Showcase abstracts, BOF proposals and Poster abstracts, including student poster abstracts, submissions due.  Student travel grant applications due.

Submissions are sought for the following four tracks as well as on broader topics that span these areas.

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PACE Data Mining Boot Camp 1

Wed, 04/23/2014 (All day) - Thu, 04/24/2014 (All day)

San Diego Supercomputer Center, University of California, San Diego

Visit the bootcamp website for more information:

DL: The Library User Experience: Why it matters and how it can be improved

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Herman B Wells Library room E174

Mark Notess, Head, User Experience and Digital Media Services, User Experience and Digital Media Services

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Call for Papers (due 4/24): 2014 IEEE International Conference on Cluster Computing (Cluster 2014)

Thu, 04/24/2014 (All day)

Important dates:

* Workshop proposals due: Mon March 3, 2014
* Workshop decisions announced: Mon March 24, 2014

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Resources for IU faculty, students, and staff

High Performance Computing Systems for IU Researchers: An Introduction

This hands-on course covers the basics of using IU's supercomputing systems from logging in to job creation and submission.

Download a copy of the slides from the September 10, 2012 HPC introduction. (ppt)

UITS Research Technologies Overview & Fair

Representatives from the Big Red and Quarry Supercomputers, Research Storage, the Research Database ComplexHigh Performance ApplicationsScience Community Tools, and High Performance Filesystems gave an overview of the services available from Research Technologies in support of research at Indiana University.  

Download a copy of the slides from the Overview Presentation (pptx)


Resources for K-12 educators

The Indiana University Pervasive Technology Institute has engaged for several years in K-12 Education, Outreach and Training (EOT) events related to technology in general and computing in particular. Through the resources linked here, we hope to assist educators in adding these types of workships to their own curriculum. 

Generating Early Interest in Science and Technology - Workshops and Teaching Materials

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Additional Materials and Resources