The hands-on sessions and workshops give the participants the excellent and unique chance to gain the real practical experience on the cutting edge technologies and tools.
The plenary talks presented by the experts cover the theoretical aspects of the topics discussed at school and focus on the innovative features of the big data and cloud technologies.
Two social events are important parts of the school, which provide the participants with opportunity in the warm atmosphere get in touch with interesting people, improve the networking and have fun.
The International GridKa School "Big Data, Cloud Computing and Modern Programming" 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 are 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".