e-IRG workshop Special Edition Programme (20-21 November 2018, noon-to-noon)

The e-IRG Special Edition will be co-organised by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research and the Library and Archive Services of the University of Vienna in the framework of the Austrian EU Presidency, the EOSC stakeholder event and EOSC Launch event.

The first day (afternoon of 20 November) will address the e-Infrastructures in the broader context of the development of Open Science policies. The second day (morning of 21 November) will bring the aspect of national nodes as foundation of the European Open Science Cloud on the table and present an analysis of the current status in the differnet EU countries and development of recommendations and good practices towards national e-Infrastructure Commons in order to ease integration at EU level.

Programme:

14:00 15:00  Registration desk open to pick up the badges.

20 Nov 2018

15:00

16:10

10'

Welcome Address  

  • Prof. Gabriele von Voigt, e-IRG, Chair
  • Dr. Paolo Budroni, e-IRG Delegate Austria
      30' A Global Challenge: The GO-FAIR Initiative - Beyond Regional Open Science Initiatives
  • Prof. Barend Mons, Human  Genetics  Department  LUMC in Leiden, The Netherlands and Director GO  FAIR  International  Support  and  Coordination
      30' Towards a common Vision on Open Science: FAIR-Data Culture and National Data Infrastructure in Ethiopia
  • Prof. Roberto Barbera, Department of Physics and Astronomy of the University of Catania, Italy
16:10 16:40 30' The African Open Science Cloud
  • Ms. Rahel Fidel, Ethiopian Ministry of Science and Technology
16:40 17:05 25' Panel Discussion: Towards a Common Vision of Infrastructures and Open Science Cloud
17:05 17:10   Closing remarks

17:10 – 17:40  Cocktails (End of 1st day)


21 Nov 2018

9:00

9:10

10'

Opening

  • Prof. Gabriele von Voigt, e-IRG Chair
9:10 10:40 90'  

National Nodes 

Analysis of the current status of e-Infrastructures in the EU countries and development of recommendations and good practices towards national e-Infrastructure Commons in order to ease integration at EU level.

  • Prof. Sverker Holmgren, Uppsala University, Sweden
  • National nodes cases (countries tbc)
  • Panel discussion

10:40 – 11:00  Coffee / tea break

11:00

 

 

 

e-IRG workshop closing - EOSC Stakeholders' Forum start