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The RIKEN Center for Computational Science (R-CCS) is calling for applications to attend the International HPC Summer School 2023 which R-CCS will be co-hosting with other research institutes in Europe, the US, Canada and Australia. R-CCS will invite approx. 10 selected young applicants to the program. If you are interested in applying, please read the information and apply through the International HPC Summer School (IHPCSS) websiteThe webpage will open in a new tab..

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IHPCSS2023 in Atlanta, U.S.

Date Sun, July 9 - Fri, July 14, 2023
City Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE)
  • Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE)
  • RIKEN Center for Computational Science (R-CCS)
  • Pawsey Supercomputing Research Centre (Pawsey)
  • SciNet HPC Consortium (SciNet)

Young scientists, including graduate and PhD students, scientists and engineers affiliated with private companies, etc .
Note: Approx. 10 successful applicants will be invited from Japan.
Applicants must belong to universities or companies whose head or the delegated person can issue a formal letter of request on behalf of applicants.
(R-CCS will cover school fees, meals, housing and round-trip airfares etc.)
The school is currently being organized as an in-person event (no remote participation) in order to create the best experience for all attendees. Selected participants are expected to abide by local COVID-19 rules and measures, if any, which will be posted on this website prior to the school.

To Apply

International HPC Summer SchoolThe webpage will open in a new tab.

Registration Close Date 23:59 (AoE) January 31, 2023

Personal Information Protection Regulations Note: In accordance with RIKEN’s rule on protection of personal data, your e-mail address will be protected strictly and will never be released, given, or lent to any third party without just cause.
Personal Information Protection Regulations (PDF 40MB)The pdf will open in a new tab.


The summer school will familiarize the best students in computational sciences with major state-of-the-art aspects of HPC and Big Data Analytics for a variety of scientific disciplines, catalyze the formation of networks, provide advanced mentoring, facilitate international exchange and open up further career options.


Leading Canadian, European, Japanese, Australian and American computational scientists and HPC technologists will offer instruction in parallel sessions on a variety of topics such as:

  • HPC and Big Data challenges in major scientific disciplines
  • Shared-memory programming
  • Distributed-memory programming
  • GPU programming
  • Performance analysis and optimization on modern CPUs and GPUs
  • Software engineering
  • Numerical libraries
  • Big Data analytics
  • Deep learning
  • Scientific visualization
  • Canadian, European, Japanese, Australian and U.S. HPC-infrastructures

Direct inquiries to

Collaboration Group,
Computational Science Promotion Office, RIKEN

  • mail addressrenkei_hrd[at]
  • (replace [at] with @)

(Dec 15, 2022)