Open e-IRG Workshop in Athens on 9-10 June 2014 (#eirg on twitter)

The e-IRG Workshop under the auspices of the Greek EU Presidency of the European Union hosted by the General Secretariat for Research and Technology took place in Athens, Greece from Monday 9th (9am) until Tuesday 10th of June (1pm). For those who attended, thank you for your participation and visit to Athens!

- Summary of the workshop -


- Photos from the workshop and dinner -  (Day 1, Dinner, Day 2)

- Videos from the workshop (Opening, Track 1, Day 2)

The workshop will address important topics related to the e-Infrastructure Commons, data management, user aspects, and future e-Infrastructures. The keynote in the opening session will be on the e-Infrastructure policy of the European Commission. The four plenary tracks are:

  1. " Coordination and Collaboration" addressing the implementation of the European e-Infrastructure Commons and the collaboration between ESFRI and e-IRG.
  2. "Data aspects" focusing on international cooperation, data management and challenges.
  3. "User aspects" addressing a broad range of topics including legal issues, core services, impact of e-Infrastructures, skills and training.
  4. "Horizon 2020 Work Programme 2016-2017", a highly interactive track about the future directions of European e-Infrastructures.

Each track will conclude with an expert panel discussion providing ample opportunity for interaction with the audience.