The TACC Institute Series

Immersive Training in Advanced Computation

Data Intensive Computing and Machine Learning
Presented in Collaboration with Intel

July 16-20, 2018

Want to gain more insight from your data? Is analyzing datasets too much for your favorite spreadsheet? Considering using machine learning to improve insights? Spend a week with TACC's data analysis experts learning about the latest tools and techniques for analyzing and processing your Big Data problems. Try your hand at using R, Jupyter notebooks, Hadoop, and Spark with guided hands-on exercises, spend time one-on-one with our data analysis staff talking about your own projects and goals, and hear about the latest tools and research in Big Data.


  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:30-10:00 Welcome and Introduction / TACC Software Environment Introduction of Machine Learning Tools at TACC I : R and Rstudio Machine Learning with Big Data: Introduction of Big Data System Introduction of Deep Neural Network Optimization Analysis with Intel's Distribution
10:00-10:15 Coffee Break
10:15-11:45 High Performance Computing Part 1 - Introduction to Linux Overview of Analysis and Machine Learning Software Support at TACC
(R, Python, Spark & Deep Learning)
Machine Learning with Python Deep Learning Framework at TACC (Caffe, Tensorflow, MXnet) Demos with Intel Latest Technologies
11:45-1:00 Lunch Break
1:00-2:30 High Performance Computing Part 2 - Command Line Utilities Programming Breakout: Choice of Intro Python, Intro Rstudio, or Intermed Bash Hands on: Using Spark at TACC and Zeppelin Notebook Hands on: Deep Learning with Tensorflow/Keras Demo and Presentations from TACC and Intel

Meeting with TACC Staff
2:30-2:45 Coffee Break
2:45-4:15 Introduction of Machine Learning Methods Programming Breakout: Choice of Intermediate Python, Rstudio Hands on: Machine Learning with Big Data: Using Spark MlLIb Hands on: Distributed Deep Learning with Caffe/horovod
4:15-5:00 Exercises/Meetings/Tours


Academic: $500 | Corporate: $1200 | STAR Partner: $500 | Student: $150*

*Limited space available. Requires Coupon Code. Contact us for more information.


Register today!

Registration closes on July 7, 2018.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

You may request to cancel your registration and receive a refund (minus $50 administrative charge) up to 14 days before the event starts. Cancellation notices received less than 14 days before the start of the event will not be eligible for a refund.


Your registration fee covers daily parking expenses during the institute.


Breakfast, lunch, and mid-morning and mid-afternoon snacks are all covered as part of your registration fee.