About

Digital skills workshops

The eScience Center offers a range of training courses, open to all researchers affiliated with Dutch research organizations and from industry. We organize workshops covering digital skills needed to put reproducible research into practice. These include online collaboration, reproducible code and good programming practices. We also offer more advanced workshops such as GPU Programming, Parallel Programming and Deep Learning.

Please have a look at the schedule below!

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Our trainers

All courses are taught by Research Software Engineers from the eScience Center, in-house experts with in-depth instructional and technical skills, and extensive teaching experience. Our trainers are certified Carpentries Instructors, and members of the international Carpentries community.

Training materials

Did you know that you can freely use the materials that our workshops are based on? We develop high-quality training material in collaboration with the research community and value making it freely available. Click on the button below to learn more about our training materials!

Schedule

Workshop topicDates (tentative)FormatPrice for Dutch research organisationsPrice for industry
Introduction to Deep Learning 5th – 8th of February 4 half days online 175 euro 525 euro
Good Practices in Research Software Development 26th – 29th of February 4 half days online 175 euro525 euro
Image Processing with Python 11th – 14th of March 4 half days online 175 euro525 euro
Parallel Programming with Python 19th – 20th of March 2 full days in-person 225 euro675 euro
Intermediate Research Software Development with Python 15th – 17th of April 3 full days in-person 275 euro825 euro
Machine learning in Python with scikit-learn22nd – 25th of April 4 half days online 175 euro 525 euro
Introduction to Geospatial Raster and Vector Data with Python  13th – 16th of May 4 half days online 175 euro 525 euro
Collaborative version control with Git and GitHub 28th of May 1 full day in-person 110 euro330 euro
GPU programming10th – 13th
June 
4 half days online175 euro 525 euro
Introduction to Deep Learning 3rd and 4th of September 2 full days in-person 225 euro675 euro
Image Processing with Python 16th – 18th of September 3 full days in-person  225 euro675 euro
Intermediate Research Software Development with Python Start 24th of September 5 half days online spread over 5 weeks, all Tuesdays 200 euro600 euro
Machine learning in Python with scikit-learn 8th and 9th of October 2 full days in-person 225 euro675 euro
Good Practices in Research Software Development 22nd and 23rd of October 2 full days in-person 225 euro675 euro
Introduction to Geospatial Raster and Vector Data with Python  5th and 6th of November 2 full days in-person 225 euro675 euro
GPU programming 3rd and 4th of December2 full days in-person 225 euro675 euro