GridKa School - Big data, Cloud Computing and Modern Programming

Germany - Karlsruhe

1-5 September 2014 - Events

GridKa School will be held in Karlsruhe, on September 1-5 2014. The event is hosted by Steinbuch Centre for Computing (SCC) of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and it is organized by KIT and the HGF Alliance "Physics at the Terascale".

GridKa School is one of the leading summer schools for advanced computing techniques in Europe. The target audience are different groups like graduate and PhD students in computing and science disciplines, advanced users as well as IT administrators.

More information can be found at

Early bird registration close: July 15, 2014
Regular registration deadline: Aug 1, 2014
Conference date: 1-5 September, 2014


The technical program of the Gridka School includes plenary talks and hands on tutorials about the following topics:

  • Big data and large scale data management
  • Storage technologies
  • Data mining
  • Databases
  • Cloud services and applications
  • Cloud installation and administration
  • Multi-core computing
  • Development of mobile applications
  • Advanced programming
  • GPU computing
  • Automation and configuration management
  • Robotics & artificial intelligence
  • Security & attack vectors