First Announcement

THE JOINT INSTITUTE FOR NUCLEAR RESEARCH AND THE EUROPEAN ORGANIZATION FOR NUCLEAR RESEARCH UNDER SUPPORT OF THE NATIONAL RESEARCH NUCLEAR UNIVERSITY "MEPhI" AND PLEKHANOV RUSSIAN UNIVERSITY OF ECONOMICS ARE ORGANIZING A SCHOOL ON JINR/CERN GRID AND ADVANCED INFORMATION SYSTEMS

THE SCHOOL WILL BE HELD AT JINR (DUBNA)
in the International Conference Hall,
OCTOBER 24-28, 2016

WORKING LANGUAGE: ENGLISH

Organizing Committee:

JINR:
N. Rusakovich (chairman), V. Korenkov (co-chairman), V. Shkundenkov,
T. Zaikina, D. Stankus, O. Korotchik, O. Rumyantseva, E. Mazhitova.

CERN:
J. Ferguson (co-chairman), T. Kurtyka, D. Mathieson, R. Titov.

MEPHI: B. Onykij.

Innopraktika: M. Korotkov.

Plekhanov Russian University of Economics: S. Valentey.


Main topics:

  • NICA project
  • Advanced Information Systems
  • Introduction to the grid technologies & JINR grid activities

The School participants have to specialize in information technology, such as WEB, GRID, JAVA, administrative information systems and distributed computing.

The knowledge of the English language is necessary, as all lectures will be given in English.

As a part of the School there will be a coding competition and a 3-hours hackathon where you can compete with other participants in writing a winning algorithm for a game. Any school attendee can participate, either individually or in teams. You have to bring you own notebook (with a Wi-fi connection) in order to participate. The winners will receive prizes. For all the School attendees a certificate of participation will be given.



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