Registration is free and open to anyone interested. Registration is required to attend a collaborating host site, and to view the Youtube live broadcast.

To register, everyone will need to have an XSEDE Portal account. They are free and able to be created quickly. To create an XSEDE portal account, visit In the upper right corner of the home page there are two options:

  • Sign in with an existing portal account
  • Create a new portal account

If you select “Create Account,” you will be asked to fill out a form.
Once you have an XSEDE User Portal signon, you may register to participate in the institute.

Please register via the links provided in the table below, or by registering on the XSEDE training calalog at

Country Host Site Registration Link
Brazil National Laboratory for Scientific Computing/LNCC Register
Costa Rica Centro Nacional de Alta Tecnología, CeNAT  Register
Puerto Rico University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez Register
United States California Institute for Digital Research and Education, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) Register
National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC) Register
Stanford Research Computing Center, Stanford University Register
University of California Santa Barbara Register
Illinois Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF), Argonne National Laboratory (ANL) - see note below for registration deadlines at this site (*) Register
National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Register
Research Computing Center, University of Chicago Register
Iowa University of Iowa Register
Massachusetts Tufts University Register
Nebraska University of Nebraska - Lincoln Register
New Jersey Princeton University Register
New York Stony Brook University Register
Pennsylvania Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC) Register
Tennessee Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF), Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) Register
Texas High Performance Research Computing, Texas A&M University Register
Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) Register
University of Houston - Clear Lake Register

To view the YouTube live webcast, please register separately via this link. You will receive the YouTube live URL about one week in advance of the institute.

(*) For people registering to attend the Argonne site, please note the registration date for non-US citizens will end on June 3 (to allow time for processing gate passes for entry); US citizens and Argonne employees may register until Wednesday, June 21.

If you have any questions or problems contact Scott Lathrop