Fundamental CUDA Optimization (Part 2)

Fundamental CUDA Optimization (Part 2)
Thursday, April 16, 2020

On-site participation will be held at the following sites:

ORNL Building 5100, Room 128 (JICS Auditorium) 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM (ET)
NERSC Building 59 (Shyh Wang Hall), Room 4102 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM (PT)

On Thursday, April 16, 2020, NVIDIA will present part 4 of a 9-part CUDA Training Series titled “Fundamental CUDA Optimization (Part 2)”.

This part of the series is aimed at basic optimization principles. We will introduce users to optimization strategies related to kernel launch configurations, GPU latency hiding, global memory throughput, and shared memory applicability. After the presentation, there will be a hands-on session where in-person participants can complete example exercises meant to reinforce the presented concepts. While the exercises will be made available to all participants (both in-person and remote), remote participants will not be supported during the hands-on sessions.

In-Person Participation
OLCF and NERSC will both be holding in-person events for each part of the series, where participants can watch the presentations and get help from experts during the hands-on sessions. In-person participants without current Summit or Cori-GPU access will be given temporary accounts to work on the examples.

NOTE: The deadline for registration is April 9, 2020.

Remote Participation
Remote participants can watch the presentations via web broadcast and will have access to the training exercises, but temporary access to the compute systems will be limited as follows:

  • Current NERSC users will have Cori-GPU access temporarily added to their accounts.
  • Temporary Summit access will not be available for remote participants.

NOTE: Registration is required for both in-person and remote participation. To register, please submit the form below.

If you have any questions, please contact Tom Papatheodore (


Apr 16 2020


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