The RTG Big Data Research Allahabad Summer School 2019, jointly organized by Allahabad University and Interdisciplinary Center for Scientific Computing (IWR) of Heidelberg University, will take place from 1stApril to 5th April 2019 in one of the oldest universities in India — Allahabad University. The summer school is aimed at students with a background in scientific computing.  The lectures and seminars in the summer school will be held by renowned experts, which provide unique opportunities to the students to hone their skills.

In conjunction with the summer school, we will also organise the “1st Network Meeting RTG Big Data Research” aimed at Principal Investigators (PI) who would serve as supervisors for the doctoral students. The PI workshop will be conducted for faculty members from the seven participating institutes (Heidelberg University, IIT Guwahati, IIT Kanpur, IIT Madras, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), University of Allahabad, University of Delhi) of Germany and India. The workshop aims to form new research tandems and fuel the collaboration between the two countries.