tCSC 2014 Live

30 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

Pictures from the photo gallery to download

You can download all pictures in the photo gallery from:

gallery-tcsc-2014.zip (700 MB)

You can also download:

The video of the school: 2014-06-14-Split-CERN-CSC.mp4 (700 MB)

The photos from the rafting event: Rafting-Pictures.zip (630 MB)

The videos from the rafting event: Rafting-Videos.zip (700 MB)

23 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

Alumni database

All participants have been added to the CSC Alumni database

21 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

School final video

Here is the link to the School final video. Note that despite an acknowledged third party content, the audio may be blocked in some countries (Germany). 

Additional Rafting sequences:

Chiara's jump out of the boat (See also photo gallery): http://youtu.be/Xx2ujYCeNrk

Rafting sequence one: http://youtu.be/WvnuhIyqjpo

Rafting Sequence two: http://youtu.be/8lO2it3ylmk

On the lighter side ...

Explanation of the motto "We brake for Nobody": http://youtu.be/1dZveoBfiww

How to chose a good password: http://youtu.be/a6iW-8xPw3k

20 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

Tennis table tournament

Congratulations to Ivica for having won the tennis table final against Adam who was elected best player among all tCSC 2014 students

20 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

From Medils to the airport

  1. Take the bus 12 in front of Medils, to its endstop in the St. Francis Church (Sveti Frane). Ticket price is about 10 HRK.T
  2. Walk 10 minutes to the main bus station is located in the east part of the Split ferry harbor and is close to the main train station. 
  3. Take the Croatia Airlines a bus directly to the airport. Ticket price approx. HRK 30 (EUR 4). 

or, as an alternative

  1. take a Taxi to the airport (Price should be around 300 HRK, but we advise you to ask for the price in advance)

Important: The cost of the airport transfer is not paid by the school

 

20 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

Print your boarding pass

If you need to print your boarding pass, send your PDF by email to Yasemin (yasemin.hauser@cern.ch today before 16:00

 

20 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

Dinner this evening

Restaurant Terasa Prokurative  - at 20:00  
Adress: Trg Franje Tuđmana 4, Split Croatia
http://goo.gl/maps/cShRE 
http://terasa-prokurative.com/en 

Getting there

You must tell today before 14:00 to Yasemin if you plan to take the taxi at 17:45 or at 19:30 to be transported to the restaurant. If you do not tell Yasemin, she will assume you walk there and that you do not need transport (30 minutes walk)

 

20 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

Booklet of the school

The PDF version of the school booklet is available for download from "Timetable" of the indico web site.

You must be logged in with your account to see the link as displayed in the attached picture.

Image icon booklet-instructions.png
19 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

Presentation by Students

Tomorrow, at 11:45 we will have 5 presentations by Johannes, Miguel, Elvin, Adrien, and Jonas.

The title and slides will be published on the Indico site.

 

19 Jun

by
Giuseppe Lo Presti

Group picture

Here is the official group picture of tCSC 2014!

 

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19 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

School evaluation questionnaire

Please fill the school questionnaire available at
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1yVQveJ0oGRD8bLCIkESrpnxK_lfSnFsqMG40tr8d6iI/viewform 

before Tuesday 24 June 2014

 

19 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

Official School  Photo

We will take the official school photo today at 11:15 in the coffee area. All participants and lecturers are welcome !

19 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

Change of schedule

Today (Thursday) the lectures will start at 9:00 as in other normal days. This represent a delay of 30 minutes compared to what has been published in the schedule.

The coffee break will be at 11:00 - 11:15 and the excercises in the morning will be at 11:30 - 11:45.

The afternoon excercises will remain, as published at 16:30

18 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

Rafting this afternoon

The BUS LEAVES MEDILS at 13:55

life jackets and helmets will be provided. Bring shoes that will get wet, short/long pants, T-shirt, Kway, and changing clothes.

valuables can be safely left in bus during the rafting.

 

18 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

Presentation by students

Short Presentation (10 min) on a scientific or a technical topic are possible this Friday at 11:45. Presentations can be on this year tCSC theme or on other topics.

Interested students should contact any lecturer or drop an email before Thursday at 11:00 to any of the following adresses:

Alberto.Pace@cern.ch  
Sverre.Jarp@cern.ch 
Andrzej.Novak@cern.ch 
Danilo.Piparo@cern.ch 

 

17 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

Sport programme

Starts this afternoon after lunch from 13:30 until 16:00

- Basketball
- Badminton
- Table tennis
- Swimming and (sun) bathting

Please be back for the break at 16:00. Excercises resume at 16:30

17 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

News in the press

http://dalje.com/hr-hrvatska/cern-ova-skola-znanstvenog-racunanja-u-splitu/511979 

 

16 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

Hot News

This evening on the Croatian National Television (www.hrt.hr) on the news at 19:30 on channel HRT2 it is likely that there will be some news about the CERN School of Computing in Split. 

 

16 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

Rafting on the Cetina river this Wednesday

Today at 17:30 there will be a presentation of the programme foreseen for this Wednesday for Rafting on the Cetina river followed by a dinner near the Omis village.

Following this presentation, you MUST let us know if you are planning to participate by modifying your registraton at 

https://indico.cern.ch/event/282910/registration/modify

Important: you need to login to Indico with your cern account using the same email adress you have used to register the school.

DEADLINE FOR REGISTERING: Tomorrow, Tuesday 17 at 13:00

16 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

Contact information if you need help

Alberto Pace: +41 76 487 3863

Ivica Pulijak: +385 91 5389 040

Yasemin Hauser: +41 76 487 9799

Giuseppe Lo Presti: +41 76 487 5233

16 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

Split visit and dinner this afternoon and evening

Departude from MEDILS at 18:00, guided tour at 18:30 (departs here )

If you miss the departure, meeting point at Peristil at 20:00

Dinner at Uje oil bar at 20:15

Organised taxi transport to go back to Medils at around 23:00

 

More information:

File day1tourdinner.pptx
15 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

On arrival ...

you can find some drinks and refreshments in the small house in the pinewood, where the ping-pong table is located.

Dinner will also be served there at 20:00

15 Jun

by
Yasemin Hauser

Internet Access

The exercise room will provide a desktop computer for each pair of students.

For personal laptops, tablets, phones and other wireless devices, Internet wireless access is available int the Medils Centre. The access code will be communicated to you on arrival.

 

13 Jun

by
Alberto Pace

Coming to the school on Sunday:

Public transportation from airport to the Main Bus Station: Croatia Airlines provides a bus directly from the airport exit station to the main bus station in Split, the ticket price being HRK 30 (approximately EUR 4). 

Public transportation from Main Bus Station to MEDILS: The main bus station is located in the east part of the Split ferry harbor and is close to the main train station. From there one takes a 10 min walk to the western part of the harbor, near the St. Francis Church (Sveti Frane), where one can take two options: 

  1. take a taxi; you would pay around HRK 50‐60 
  2. take a bus, local line number 12 which would lead you straight to MEDILS (ask the bus driver of passengers for the MEDILS station), the ticket price is about 10 HRK. 

 
Taxi from airport to MEDILS: Another option is to take a taxi directly from the airport to the Medils centre, particularly if you can team in 3 persons. The price should be around 300 HRK, but we advise you to ask for the price in advance. 

Late arrival: in case you plan to arrive later than 19:00, please confirm your late arrival to Yasemin before Friday 13th, 2014. The tCSC first dinner (Sunday 15th) at MEDILS Conference Centre start at 20:00

12 Jun

by
Yasemin Hauser

Last Information before the school starts has been sent by email to all participants

It provides details on airport arrival, registration location and time as well as on-site accommodation and Sports at tCSC.

PDF icon tcsc2014infostudents.pdf
30 May

by
Alberto Pace

The school is complete with 24 participants from 19 different institutes:

ADI Agencia de Inovacao (Portugal), CERN (Switzerland), CNRS (France), Czech Technical University in Prague (Czech Republic), DESY Hamburg (Germany), Helsinki Institute of Physics (Finland), HEPHY Vienna (Austria), KTH Royal Institute of Technology (Sweden), National Academy of Sciences (Ukraine), National Centre for Nuclear Research NCBJ (Poland), National Technical University (Ukraine), Nikhef (The Netherlands), Tata Inst. of Fundamental Research (India), Technical University of Munich (Germany), Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare INFN (Italy), Universite Montpellier II (France), University of Mainz (Germany), University of Manchester (United Kingdom), Warsaw University of Technology (Poland). 

30 May

by
Alberto Pace

Welcome to the Thematic CERN School of Computing in Split tCSC 2014 on

future high-throughput scientific computing

Looking forward meeting you in Split on Sunday 15th of June !

Alberto Pace, school director.

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