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2021-11-09-10 Introduction to AMD GPUs Conduct #2

9 November 2021
9:30am - 12:30pm
This is a 2-day, hands-on, online event: 09-10 November 2021, from 9.30am-12.30pm AWST. 

UPDATE! This session will also cover an introduction to the soon-to-be-released AMD Instinct MI200.

Join AMD Specialists to learn about AMD Instinct GPUs and ROCm toolchain, including HIP basics.  The training focuses on both HPC and AI ML using containers from both AMD’s Github ROCM source repository and the New AMD Infinity Hub.


  • Overview of MI100 (AMD Instinct Architecture and Introduction to ROCm)
  • Course Part 1 (2Hrs)m Setup and ROCm installation
    • System Setup and ROCm installation
    • Basic ROCm tools
    • TensorFlow installation and benchmarking
    • PyTorch installation and benchmarking
    • Multi-GPU scaling
    • Machine Learning models deployable and benchmarks
    • CUDA to HIP – Tools and Examples
  • Course Part 2 – HPC FOCUS
    • ROCm HPC and ML Docker Containers
    • HPC Job Scheduler and Monitoring
    • Math Libraries
    • Communication Libraries for Multi-GPU Scale-out
    • GPU Performance Profiling
    • HPC Benchmarks

This training includes exercises / labs for those who want to experiment with the AMD Accelerator Cloud.

Attendee limit: 20 individuals. Each student will have a dedicated MI100 GPU during the training.

Please register only if you plan to attend both days: November 9-10, from 9.30am – 12.30pm AWST.

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