Research Events

17. April 2023, 13:30 until 18. April 2023 17:00

EuroCC AI for Science Bootcamp


During this online bootcamp, participants will learn how to apply AI tools, techniques, and algorithms to real-life problems. Participants will be introduced to the critical concepts of deep neural networks, how to build deep learning models, and how to measure and improve the accuracy of your models. Participants will also learn essential data pre-processing techniques to ensure a robust machine-learning pipeline. This online bootcamp is a hands-on learning experience where instructors/teaching assistants guide you

Agenda (Subject to Change):

1st day (Intro) - April 17, 2023

11:30 - 12:30   Cluster Dry Run
13:30 - 13:45   Welcome (Moderator)
13:45 - 14:30   Introduction to GPU computing (Lecture)
14:30 - 15:30   Introduction to AI (Lecture)
15:30 - 17:00   CNN Primer and Keras (hands-on lab)

2nd day (Advanced) - April 18, 2023

13:30 - 15:00   Tropical cycle detection (Lab + Challenge)
15:00 - 15:15   Break
15:15 - 16:45   Steady Flow Estimation (Challenge)
16:45 - 17:00   Wrap up and QA

Course Format:

This 2-day Bootcamp will be hosted online in the Central European Summer Time (CEST) zone. All communication will be done through Zoom, Slack, and email.


Basic experience with Python.

No GPU Programming or AI knowledge is required.

Hands-on Labs:

Attendees will be given access to a GPU cluster for the duration of the Bootcamp.


Lecturers will be from NVIDIA.

Teaching assistants will be from the HPC centres: HLRS, JSC, LRZ, VSC.

Language: English

Prices and Eligibility:

This course is open and free of charge for participants from academia and industry from the Member States (MS) of the European Union (EU) and Associated/Other Countries to the Horizon 2020 programme.

Legal Notices:

This course is offered in cooperation by LRZ, HLRS, JSC, VSC, and NVIDIA. Registration is done via hosted by Your registration data will be transferred to these partners. For legal notes see Privacy Policy.

Course Material: The course material will be available at course start.

Calendar entry

Event location

TU Wien
Online, Zoom



Simeon Harrison and Claudia Blaas-Schenner


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Entrance fee



Registration required


Please apply via the registration page with your official email address to prove your affiliation:, opens an external URL in a new window
The final participants will be selected and informed after the registration deadline has passed.
The application deadline is March 28, 2023.