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SCINet-funded Training Events Archive

Below is a list of training events from years past. In addition to training events, SCINet working groups hold workshops of their own (not listed here; see the working group pages for more info).

For upcoming workshops and training check the upcoming events page.

22 Jul 2020 · Software Carpentry Workshop on Shell, Git, and R for USDA

ARS scientists Jonathan Shao and Amanda Hulse-Kemp, along with two other non-ARS instructors (Jacob Deppen, Preethy Nair), held a 2-day Software Carpentry workshop covering Shell,...

14 Jul 2020 · Software Carpentry Workshop on Shell, Git, and Python for USDA

Instructors from The Carpentries with the help of ARS scientists Kathy Yeater, Anna Childers, and Steve Schroeder held a 2-day Software Carpentry workshop covering Shell,...

29 Apr 2020 · Unix Tutorial Follow Along

Andrew Severin of the SCINet VRSC held a 4-hour hands-on introduction to the command line, helping participants login to the SCINet Ceres high performance computer...

28 Apr 2020 · Introduction to SCINet

Andrew Severin of the SCINet VRSC held a 3-hour training session covering what SCINet is, a walk through of scinet.usda.gov and bioinformaticsworkbook.org, and an intro...

19 Sep 2019 · AI and Machine Learning SCINet Conference: Current Uses and Potential to Solve Complex Problems in Agriculture

In September 2019, approximately 40 ARS research leaders, administrators, and scientists met at the George Washington Carver Center in Beltsville, MD for a SCINet-funded conference...

27 Aug 2019 · Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Training

A group of 30 ARS researchers and 20 researchers from the University of Florida (UF) met in Gainesville, FL in August 2019 to gain experience...