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e-IRG virtual Workshop, 1-2 December 2020 under the German EU-Presidency

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Paolo Budroni

Paolo Budroni
e-IRG Chair
Presenter at workshop: 2020-12

Martina Fromhold-Eisebit

Martina Fromhold-Eisebit Prof.
RWTH Aachen, Head of the Chair of Economic Geography, Managing Director of the Department of Geography
The WBGU flagship report Towards our Common Digital Future. (See link to website in the "additional info" below)
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Presenter at workshop: 2020-12

Françoise Genova

Françoise Genova
e-IRG delegate, France
Françoise Genova has been the director of the Strasbourg astronomical data centre CDS from 1995 to 2015, and one of the founding parents of the astronomical Virtual Observatory project. She has been the coordinator of several European projects dealing with the European Virtual Observatory. She currently leads the "Data Access, Discovery and Interoperability" Work Package of the European ASTERICS astronomy Cluster, which aims at optimizing the usage of the data from the astronomical large projects through the Virtual Observatory. She is one of the French Delegates at the e-IRG. She was a member of the High Level Expert Group on Scientific Data set up by the European Commission in 2010, and one author of the "Riding the wave" report published in October 2010 and of its follow-up "Data Harvest" report, and is currently a member of the EC Expert Group on Turning FAIR data into reality. She is an active member of the RDA, in particular as member of the RDA Technical Advisory Board (co-chair since October 2015), and of the RDA Europe 1-3 projects. She is in charge of the RDA-France National Node in the RDA Europe 4.0 project.
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Presenter at workshop: 2020-12

Sarah Jones

Sarah Jones
Presenter at workshop: 2020-12

Hans-Josef Linkens

Hans-Josef Linkens
BMBF
Presenter at workshop: 2020-12

Robert Lovas

Robert Lovas
Presenter at workshop: 2020-12

David Moorman

David Moorman
U15 Group of Canadian Research Universities
Presenter at workshop: 2020-12

Tuuli Ojala

Tuuli Ojala
The Report from the Finnish Ministry for Transportation and Communication The ICT sector, climate and the environment : Interim report of the working group preparing a climate and environmental strategy for the ICT sector in Finland (See link to website in the "additional info" below)
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Presenter at workshop: 2020-12

Fabian Prasser

Fabian Prasser
Professor of Medical Informatics at Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin and the Berlin Institute of Health
Fabian Prasser is Professor of Medical Informatics at Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin and the Berlin Institute of Health where he heads the Medical Informatics Group. His research group works on the design of data sharing infrastructures, big data architectures for translational medicine and related data protection challenges.
Presenter at workshop: 2020-12

Konstantinos Repanas

Konstantinos Repanas
Policy officer at the Open Science Unit, EC Directorate-General Research and Innovation (DG RTD)
Kostas Repanas is a policy officer at the Open Science Unit, in the Directorate General Research and Innovation (DG RTD) of the European Commission. Kostas is mainly involved in the data and interoperability aspects of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC), as well as in advancing the Open Science agenda of the Commission. He is a long-standing advocate for Open Access, Open Data and Open Science, having previously worked for EMBL Heidelberg, the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A-STAR) in Singapore, and the EU ESFRI landmark project ELIXIR. Kostas is also the co-founder of the Asian Open Access community (Asia OA) in collaboration with the National Institute of Informatics (NII-Japan) and the Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR). He holds a PhD in Biochemistry and Crystallography from the Netherlands Cancer Institute (NKI) in Amsterdam and the Erasmus University of Rotterdam.
Presenter at workshop: 2020-12

SteliosSartzetakis

Stelios Sartzetakis
Presenter at workshop: 2020-12

Chris Schubert

Chris Schubert
Head of Data Centre at Climate Change Centre Austria (CCCA) and Coordinator for the Group on Earth Observation (GEO)
Chris Schubert, Head of Data Centre at Climate Change Centre Austria (CCCA) and Coordinator for the Group on Earth Observation (GEO) for Austria, has more than 15 years professional experiences for data infrastructure and interoperable data services. In 2004 he stepped into the domain of ontologies and was responsible for research projects for web-based semantic interoperable services and vocabularies. He worked at the European Commission, DG JRC for the EU INSPIRE directive and moved in 2015 to Vienna to set up the CCCA Data Centre as part of Research Data Infrastructure for the climatological scientific domain. He is quite active within RDA at the Data Citation WG and currently elected as sub-group leader for Data Management in the framework of the GEO-Working Program.
Presenter at workshop: 2020-12

Philippe Segers

Philippe Segers
Presenter at workshop: 2020-12

Carthage Smith

Carthage Smith
The OECD Science, Technology and Industry Policy Paper Business models for sustainable research data repositories (See link to website in the "additional info" below)
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Presenter at workshop: 2020-12