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NPSF User Workshop - 2023 (In coordination with NVIDIA)

NPSF User Workshop 2023 was organized in coordination with NVIDIA (in online mode) from 24th July to 14th August, 2023 (2 days in a week).

Workshop Agenda was as follows:

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Please refer the Flyer for more details Download Workshop 2023 Flyer

Workshop Proceedings (PDFs and Video Sessions):

Date, Time & Session Link of the Video Agenda Speaker Presentation Slides
24th July (Monday) 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Day-1 : Session-1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aIQVS1ZqSeI
  • Introduction to NPSF and AIRAWAT-PSAI Infrastructure; System architecture and Composition; Accessing the system (VPN and then over ssh); Slurm Resources, policies and job submission, Accessing Jupyter Notebook, Relevant advisories used so far and common issues and their resolution steps before approaching NPSF for support
  • Support Session & QA
Pankaj Dorlikar, C-DAC, Pune Day-1 Session-1 into airawatpsai pankajd
25th July (Tuesday) 10:00 AM-1:15 PM
Day-2 : Session-1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QnCHEh8gtDg Accelerated Computing Overview (HPC/AI/HPC+AI/Quantum) and Networking including H/W & S/W Overview (1-2 Slides for A100/DGX/SuperPOD, DLFW, Top10 HPC Apps, Quantum, Modulus/Forecastnet, LLM/Speech), Reference Case Study of SuperPOD for Large Scale Workload Arihenth Vijayan- Quantiphi Day-2_Session-1_Intro to NVIDIA Accelerated Computing (1)
Day-2 : Session-2 https://youtu.be/QnCHEh8gtDg?t=4983
  • NGC, SLURM (Batch/Interactive Job), Enroot & Job Scheduling on AIRAWAT-PSAI, Profiling of HPC/AI Jobs [Live Demo]
  • Support Session & QA
Abhishek Choudhary Day-2_Session-2-1_Multi-GPU, Multi-node Job Scheduling and Profiling_v2

Day-2_Session-2-2_Slurm_Enroot_Profiling Demo User Guide (1)
31st July (Monday) 10:00 AM-12:15 PM
Day-3 : Session-1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=28GalYMtsmA Transformers NLP - Multi-GPU/Multi-Node Best Practices for Training in PyTorch | Overview of best practises TF Swaroop Lokesh Day-3_Session-1-1_ Multi-Node Training in PyTorch

Day-3_Session-1-2_Multi-Node Training in PyTorch - Documentation
Day-3 : Session-2 https://youtu.be/28GalYMtsmA?t=3026 Underlying framework: PyTorch; Training of custom FRS model on multiple-GPUs on AIRAWAT PSAI node with PyTorch Lightning framework; Inferencing of custom FRS model; Metropolis; DeepStream; TAO Toolkit Muthukumaravel Day-3_Session-2-1_Inferencing of custom FRS model

Day-3_Session-2-2_FRS_ Pytorch Model Training - Demo Documentation
1st Aug (Tuesday) 10:00 AM-11:45 PM
Day-4 : Session-1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jKyVn6Cavs4 Accelerated Computing Dr. Manish Modani Day-4_Session-1,2&3_An_Introduction_to_Accelerated_Computing CDAC
Day 4 : session 2 (Climate weather modeling) https://youtu.be/jKyVn6Cavs4?t=1746 HPC + Quantum Application with Live Demo
Day 4 : session 3 (NVIDIA Quantum) https://youtu.be/jKyVn6Cavs4?t=3451
  • AI in Weather: Modulus & Forecastnet
  • Support Session & QA
7th Aug (Monday) 10:00 AM-1:30 PM
Day-5 : Session-1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c2CsuE2Z78g Introduction to NeMo. Introduction & Research Advancements in LLM/GPT Raman Day-5_Session-1-1_NVIDIA_Nemo_Intro

Day-5 : Session-2 https://youtu.be/8JfBkTGZRuE?t=10209 Introduction & Research Advancements in ASR & Production Usage Raman Day-5_Session-2_Machine Translation
8th Aug (Tuesday) 10:00 AM-1:15 PM
Day-6 : Session-1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-uHs-bSCX54 LLM pretraining using Megatron-LM Raman LAB
Day-6 : Session-2 https://youtu.be/-uHs-bSCX54?t=4860
  • PEFT For LLM Using NeMo
  • Support Session & QA
Smritika Sadhukhan Day-6_Session-2-1_PEFT For LLM Using NeMo

Day-6_Session-2-2_User guide for Nemo PEFT
14th Aug (Monday) 10:00 AM-12:15 PM
Day-7 : Session-1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8JfBkTGZRuE Introduction & Research Advancements in Translation & Production Usage Prakriti Gowda Day-7_Session-1_NVIDIA Riva ASR Customer Deck (1)
Day-7 : Session-2 https://youtu.be/8JfBkTGZRuE?t=6209 Introduction & Research Advancements in Text to Speech & Production Usage Prakriti Gowda Day-7_Session-2_NVIDIA Riva TTS Customer Deck

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