Programme Programme



08:30 - 09:00 Registration
09:00 - 09:30 Welcome by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation and CSIC
Latest news from e-IRG, Leif Laaksonen [pdf]

Session 1: e-Infrastructures in Europe, current status, challenges (chair: Victor Castelo, CSIC)

09:30 - 11:00

  • First steps PRACE, Francesc Subirada, Member of the Management Board of PRACE [pdf]
  • First steps EGI, Steven Newhouse, [pdf]
  • e-IRG work to address e-Infrastructure needs of the ESFRI projects, Neil Geddes, e-IRG Blue Paper working group Chair [pdf]
  • Sustainable NGI model, Ibergrid case, Jesus Marco, ES-NGI [pdf]
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee break

Session 2: The user and the uses (chair: Damien Lecarpentier, CSC/e-IRGSP2)

11:30 - 13:15
  • Recent calls and ideas for the future, Kostas Glinos, EC [pdf]
  • Training the users, David Fergusson, NESC [pdf]
  • Monitoring Donana Biological Reserve, Ramon Soriguer, EBD-CSIC [pdf]
  • Auger Access Project (Pierre Auger Observatory), Fernando Liello, Auger Access [pdf]
  • Cultural heritage, Antonella Fresa, DC-NET project [pdf]

13:15 - 15:00 Lunch

Session 3: e-Science and e-Infrastructures in other regions (chair: Juan Quemada, UPM)

15:00 - 16:30
  • e-Infrastructure in Latin America, Florencio Utreras, CLARA (using Global) [pdf]
  • From EELA2 to GISELA, Raul Ramos (EELA2) [pdf]
  • e-Infrastructures for the Mediterranean and beyond, Federico Ruggieri, EUMEDGRID-Support and EUMEDCONNECT2 [pdf]

16:30 - 17:00 Coffee break

Session 4: Preparing the future (chair: Rossend Llurba, NCF/e-IRGSP2)

17:00 - 18:15

  • Managing and funding the e-Infrastructures (Round table): Dante: Matthew Scott [pdf]; Terena: Karel Vietsch [pdf]; PRACE: Francesc Subirada [pdf]; Steven Newhouse

18:15 - 18:30 Conclusions, Leif Laaksonen, e-IRG chair and Matti Heikkurinen, ETL/e-IRGSP2 [pdf]

18:30 End of Workshop

21:00 Social program: Dinner at the Restaurant "Posada de la Villa",