The HPC Certification Forum

The goals of the HPC Certification Forum (HPC-CF) are:

  • Standardizing the HPC knowledge representation into fine-grained competencies
  • Establishing internationally recognized certificates attesting knowledge
  • Supporting an ecosystem around the HPC competencies


Workshop HPC Certification for the German HPC Community
The HPC Certification forum organizes together with Centers for the Nationales Hochleistungsrechnen (NHR) on the 14. December a workshop.
 "Results of the survey for HPC practitioners on the HPC Training Community"
We analyzed the current 55 submissions to the survey and created an intermediate result.
Survey for HPC practitioners on the HPC Training Community
We are conducting a survey for HPC practitioners to identify how the training community can progress most effectively. Please contribute to our efforts by filling the form until October 15th!
Birds-of-a-feather session in conjunction with ISC HPC: The HPC Certification Forum
On June 29th at 09:00 CEST, we are organizing a birds-of-feather session aligned with the ISC HPC conference to discuss the HPC Certification effort.
Lessons learned from the 1st Certification Hackathon
The HPC Certification forum organized a hackathon in order to collaboratively review and expand the question pool for the first certificate to come. In this blog post, we share our conclusions from the meeting and its implications on the mission of the HPC CF.

Contributing Institutions

We have currently contributors from the following institutions:

Contact Us

Feel free to reach out to us via the email address of the executive board: