The International GridKa School 2017 is one of the leading summer schools for advanced computing techniques in Europe. The school provides a forum for scientists and technology leaders, experts, and novices to facilitate knowledge sharing and information exchange. The target audience is different groups like graduate and PhD students, advanced users as well as IT administrators. GridKa School is hosted by Steinbuch Centre for Computing (SCC) of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). It is organized by KIT and the HGF Alliance "Physics at the Terascale".
Hands-on sessions and workshops give participants an excellent and unique chance to gain practical experience on cutting edge technologies and tools.
Plenary talks presented by experts cover theoretical aspects of school topics and focus on innovative features of data science on modern architectures.
Two social events are important parts of the school. Participants improve their networking and have fun by getting in touch with interesting people in a relaxed atmosphere.