Programming and Optimization with Intel Xeon Phi Coprocessors

at University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

This course covers efficient parallel programming of Intel Xeon family processors and Intel Xeon Phi Coprocessors, including lecture and practice on available programming models and optimizations, and usage of the Intel software development and diagnostic tools.

Target Attendees

The prime target attendees are the ones that are interested in providing training and/or support to other users in their institutions. To be eligible as a trainer you should:

  • Be a faculty, student, or research staff from a Canadian Academic Institution.
  • Agree to be identified and act as the designated trainer for their research group. For more information, see the Trainer Requirements.
  • Have (or have a supervisor with) a Designer or Prototyping Subscription.

Registration is open to academics. Any inquires regarding industrial participation can be directed to Olive Zhao at olive@cmc.ca.

Program

Date Time Location Content
Feb. 17 to 19 8:30 am to 6:00 pm

Room 4106-4128
Building E5

Course Description
Note: The original four-day content will be compressed into three days for this training event.


Pricing and Registration

Attendee Group Price Registration
Trainer: See the Trainer Requirements. $50.00 Closed.
Academic Registrant with a Designer or Prototyping Subscription $350.00
Industrial Clients: If you wish to attend the course, please contact Olive Zhao at olive@cmc.ca.

Travel Subsidy

The prime target attendees are the ones that are interested in providing training and/or support for these tools to other users. To those individuals, CMC will provide subsidized travel and accommodations in accordance with the Queen’s University Travel Policy, provided the attendee:

  • Agrees to be identified and act as the designated trainer for their research group. See the Trainer Requirements.
  • Has a Designer or Prototyping Subscription.
  • Is a faculty, student, or research staff from a Canadian Academic Institution.
  • Limit 1 per research group

A limited number of General Registrant seats will be available for each of the courses, with limited subsidization for travel and accommodations in accordance with CMC’s travel and accommodation guidelines. For more information, see Travel Subsidy: Frequently Asked Questions

Notes:

  1. If you plan to apply for travel subsidy, please read all policies/guidelines/FAQs listed above to ensure that you are qualified for the subsidy and follow the procedures and requirements.
  2. Original detailed itemized receipts are a mandatory requirement for all travel related expenses, including meals.

Contact

If you have any comments or questions regarding the course content or registration, please contact Olive Zhao at olive@cmc.ca.

Hotel Recommendation

Two hotels are recommended for attendees. University ID may be required to obtain the CAUBO rates.

Hotel Delta Waterloo (approximately 20 minutes walk to University of Waterloo)
Address 110 Erb Street West
Waterloo, Ontario
CAUBO Rate $145.00
Reservation

 

Hotel Comfort Inn (approximately 25 minutes walk to University of Waterloo)
Address 190 Weber Street North
Waterloo, Ontario
CAUBO Rate $114.99
Reservation Telephone: 1.519.747.9400

 

Cancellations

Course cancellations must be received in writing at least one (1) week before the beginning date of the course in question to receive a full refund of the registration fee. A cancellation made after the deadline will not receive a refund. CMC Microsystems makes no commitments on refunds for travel or accommodations.