Workshop Programme


13:00

Registration

Registration and welcome coffee


14:00

Welcome e-IRG Chair and local host

In room 104 (whole day)


Dec 4, 2019

14:15

Cyber security in the e-infrastructure context

Session chair: Peter Brönnimann


14:15

EU Cybersecurity European policy overview

Anni Hellman

Senior Expert, Permanent Representation of Finland to the European Union Seconded for the Finnish Presidency from the Directorate General Communications Networks, Content and Technology (CONNECT) of European Commission

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14:45

Quantum encryption: "OPENQKD" Project (Quantum Key Distribution testbed)

Florian Fröwis

R&D Collaboration Manager at ID Quantique SA

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Dec 4, 2019

15:15

Panel discussion: EuroHPC in the context of European competence development

Session chair: Ad Emmen - Primeur Magazine, Genias


15:15

A Super Brief introduction to EuroHPC

Ad Emmen

Primeur Magazine, Genias

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15:20

HPC utilization in firms: policy & avenues

Lasse Laitinen

Senior Specialist, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment of Finland

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15:30

LUMI

Kimmo Koski

Managing Director, CSC - IT Center for Science, Finland

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15:40

MareNostrum5 and its experimental platform

Sergi Girona

Barcelona Supercomputing Center, Spain

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15:50

Leonardo project and its ecosystem

Daniela Galetti

CINECA, Italy

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16:00

Panel discussion: EuroHPC in the context of European competence development

with all session presenters


16:30

Coffee / Tea break


Dec 4, 2019

16:45

AI strategies and activities - 3 examples

Session chair: Chris de Loof


16:45

Introduction to EU AI strategy and activities

Pekka Ala-Pietilä

Chair EU HLEG on AI


17:05

Finland: Ethical information policy in the era of AI

Olli-Pekka Rissanen

Senior advisor, Ministry of Finance

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17:25

Netherlands: National AI strategy

Erik Fledderus

SURF

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17:45

Panel discussion: AI strategies and activities

With all session presenters


18:00

Cocktail reception

Cabinet on the 2nd floor


Dec 5, 2019

09:30

Lifelong learning in the context of EU infrastructures

Session chair: Irina Kupiainen

Room 104 (whole day)


09:30

EU Skills Agenda

Michael Horgan

European Commission DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion

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10:00

Lifelong learning - the vision and actions under the Finnish EU presidency

Counsellor Jonna Korhonen

Ministry of Education and Culture, Finland

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10:30

Coffee / Tea break


11:00

Lifelong Learning - UK policy and the impact of the 4th industrial revolution

Robin Ghurbhurun

Managing director, JISC. Further education and skills, UK

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11:20

Raising awareness on importance of Lifelong Learning – Croatia case

Sandra Kucina Softic

Ass. Director for Education and User Support, University Computing Centre and Head of the E-learning Centre at SRCE, Croatia

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11:40

Lifelong learning in the context of e-infrastructures

Stina Westman

director Services for Education, CSC - IT Center for Science, Finland

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12:00

Lunch break


Dec 5, 2019

13:00

Break-out sessions on Lifelong learning

Session chair: Stina Westman

The audience is split into groups to discuss specific topics


13:00

Group 1

How to make data on education FAIR?


13:00

Group 2

How should we further the use of ICT in education and learning?


13:00

Group 3

What can be the role of e-Infrastructures in lifelong learning?


14:00

Break


Dec 5, 2019

14:10

Final discussion collated by the speakers

Based on breakout discussion, collated by facilitators and the speakers during the short break


14:30

Closing of Workshop