Girder Training

Girder is a free and open source web-based data management platform developed by Kitware as part of the Resonant data and analytics ecosystem. Girder is both a standalone application and a platform for building new web services.



  1. Setup and run a Girder instance
  2. Write Girder plugins
  3. Discover Girder workers


Python: basic knowledge


  • Presentation and Architecture
  • Database and Assetstore
  • Data loading and filtering
  • Girder plugin
  • Girder workers: celery + docker

    This training course will be taught in English. Course notes are also in English.
    Participants are asked to bring a laptop computer for this training session.
    The instructor will communicate all the specifications required to each participants before the training session.

    Lunch is included.

    Kitware SAS is registered as a training center in France

    Practical Information

    Duration: 1 day
    Next training Date: March 15, 2022
    Time zone: Paris (CET / GMT+1h)
    Schedule: 9am to 5pm
    Location: Online
    Price: 800€

    Company Training

    All our training can be offered on site with a custom agenda. Contact us for more information.

    Meet the instructor

    Julien Finet is a Technical Leader at Kitware Lyon.

    At Kitware, Julien Finet has been an R&D engineer and a project manager on numerous projects related to Medical imaging (3D Slicer, ITK, DICOM…), Scientific Visualization (VTK, ParaView…), Computer Aided Design (CAD) and more recently over the Web (VTK.js, ParaViewWeb, React…).


    At Kitware, Julien Finet has been involved in numerous projects for the Medical and Scientific Visualization departments(VTK, ITK, ParaView…). He notably was the technical lead for porting 3D Slicer to Qt. He has been a major developer on CTK and was leading the Bender project, a Slicer based application for repositioning voxelized anatomical models.