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Horizon Europe - New connections and collaborations
  • 6. December 2022

Horizon Europe - New connections and collaborations

The 2022 EOSC Symposium in Prague offered not only a chance to catch up on everything going on around EOSC: it also provided the perfect opportunity for people working in the EOSC ecosystem to meet each other face-to-face, renewing old acquaintances and making new connections...

EOSC-A General Assembly convenes for 5th meeting
  • 5. December 2022

EOSC-A General Assembly convenes for 5th meeting

The EOSC Association (EOSC-A) General Assembly met for the 5th time last week in an online meeting of more than 200 delegates, observers and guests. The lunch-to-lunch meeting was held 28-29 November. Day one was dedicated to procedural matters, including the election of the Association’s president and two board directors, while day two featured two interactive breakout sessions, one dedicated to each of the 13 EOSC-A Task Forces and the second to showcasing use cases from the EOSC Partnership’s Additional Activities Plan (AAP)...

e-IRGSP7 at the EOSC Symposium 2022 in Prague
  • 17. November 2022

e-IRGSP7 at the EOSC Symposium 2022 in Prague

From 14-17 November the EOSC Symposium 2022 took place in Prague as a hybrid event. The e-IRG Support Project e-IRGSP7 was active in several sessions and meetings organised that week as part of the dense EOSC Symposium programme, with three of its members, Fotis Karayannis, Innov-Acts, Jan Wiebelitz, University of Hannover and Bernd Saurugger, Technical University of Vienna, including...

Stefan Hanslik was unanimously elected eIRG Chair
  • 11. October 2022

Stefan Hanslik was unanimously elected eIRG Chair

Addressing the e-IRG challenges by developing an agreement on a coordinated cooperation at expert level between e-IRG and ESFRI and related Groups (EOSC, EUROHPC, etc. including the consideration of upcoming Data Spaces) by sharing expertise (of the e-IRG) and views ie. with focus group(s) on ESFRI, using the format „e-IRG Café“ and/or the implementation of TFs „Informal Liaison with the EOSC Steering Board”.

e-IRGSP7 participated in the Horizon Europe EOSC projects coordination meeting in Brussels
  • 30. September 2022

e-IRGSP7 participated in the Horizon Europe EOSC projects coordination meeting in Brussels

On 30 September 2022 the EOSC Association (EOSC-A) organised a face-to-face coordination meeting among all EOSC-related Horizon Europe (HE) projects. Fotis Karayannis, e-IRGSP7 project director, gave a short overview of the e-IRGSP7 project, presenting its EOSC related activities supporting the e-Infrastructures Reflection Group (www.e-irg.eu) and an overview of the upcoming e-IRG White Paper 2022 on the coordination among all e-Infrastructure components (network connectivity, middleware, computing, both HTC and HPC and data infrastructures...

e-IRGSP7 presented a glimpse of the e-IRG White 2022 at the closing plenary of the EGI Conference 2022 in Prague
  • 22 September 2022

e-IRGSP7 presented a glimpse of the e-IRG White 2022 at the closing plenary of the EGI Conference 2022 in Prague

From 20-22 September the EGI Conference 2022 took place in Prague as a hybrid event; it’s closing plenary featured the topic of the e-IRG White Paper 2022, which is about the coordination and cooperation among European e-Infrastructures. Fotis Karayannis, e-IRGSP7 project director, gave the keynote speech of the plenary providing an overview of e-IRG activities and a preview of the upcoming e-IRG White Paper 2022 on the coordination and cooperation among all e-Infrastructure components...

Save the date! e-IRG Workshop under Czech EU Presidency
  • 20. Juli 2022

Save the date! e-IRG Workshop under Czech EU Presidency

The e-IRG Workshop in the framework of the Czech Presidency of the Council of the Union will take place on 12.-13. December 2022 in Prague. So, save the date!

Communique on the e-IRG Workshop under French EU Presidency
  • 20 July 2022

Communique on the e-IRG Workshop under French EU Presidency

The e-IRG Workshop under French EU Presidency was again organised as a virtual event. Having performed 4 such successful events already and capitalising on the knowledge and experience gained, it organised its fifth and most recent one under the auspices of the French EU Presidency. This workshop, following the priorities set by the EU Presidency, conducted as a series of three webinars on the development of e-Infrastructures in the European Research Area and beyond. More specifically this webinar series covered in its first session the topic “Towards a sustainable EOSC - The role of e- Infrastructures”, in the second the “Twin ‘green and digital’ transition in e-Infrastructures”, and in the third and final session the “Cross-e-Infrastructure collaboration and coordination (network, computing, data)”.

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e-IRGSP7 has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon Programme call HORIZON-INFRA-2021-DEV-01-05, Grant Agreement number 101057802.