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Announcement - Registration open, 1st Swiss Grid School, 7-8 May, Geneva

The Jet d'Eau (above) is probably Geneva's most-photographed icon. Image courtesy of Taro Taylor, 


Registration is now open for the first Swiss Grid School (SGS’09), to be held in Geneva, Switzerland, on May 7-8.

SGS’09 will provide lectures and practical lab sessions that illustrate the current state-of-the-art in grid computing in the following domains: grid architecture, security and middleware, resource management, data management and , workflow management. It also focuses on a variety of practical case studies and applications.

Discounted fees are available if you register before April 20 (download pdf here).

The Swiss Grid School 2009 (SGS’09) is organized by the Swiss National Grid (SwiNG) association. Created in October 2007, SwiNG promotes Grid computing in several scientific and industry-related domains (physics, chemistry, life science, engineering, finance, computer science, etc.). One of SwiNG’s objectives is to run education and outreach activities. In this context, SGS’09 aims at transferring Grid knowledge to academia, research and industry. The following audience is particularly addressed:

    * Graduate students (master, Ph.D. level)
    * IT department/services
    * Practitioners and researchers from industry, academia and government organizations interested in further advancing the use or the development of Grid technologies.


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