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XSEDE HPC Workshop: Big Data and Machine Learning: October 5-6, 2021

Start date
10/05/2021 11:00 EDT
End date
10/06/2021 17:00 EDT
Location
Online
Posted by Tom Maiden on 09/13/2021 17:49 UTC

XSEDE HPC Workshop: BIG DATA and Machine Learning
October 5-6, 2021

XSEDE, along with the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center, is pleased to present a two day Big Data and Machine Learning workshop. This workshop will focus on topics such as Hadoop and Spark and will be presented using the Wide Area Classroom (WAC) training platform.

Due to COVID-19, this workshop will be remote, using Zoom.

Register by going to: https://portal.xsede.org/course-calendar

If you do not currently have an XSEDE Portal account, you will need to create one:

https://portal.xsede.org/my-xsede?p_p_id=58&p_p_lifecycle=0&p_p_state=maximized&p_p_mode=view&_58_struts_action=%2Flogin%2Fcreate_account

Should you have any problems with that process, please contact help@xsede.org and they will provide assistance.

Tentative Agenda
Tuesday, October 5
All times given are Eastern
11:00 Welcome
11:25 A Brief History of  Big Data
12:20 Intro to Spark
1:00 Lunch break
2:00 More Spark and Exercises
3:00 Intro to Machine Learning
5:00 Adjourn

Wednesday, October 6
All times given are Eastern
11:00 Machine Learning: Recommender System with Spark
1:00 Lunch break
2:00 Deep Learning with Tensorflow
5:00 Tying it All Together
5:30 Adjourn