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Resounding success of the Open Science Commons in Lisbon

The community gathered at the EGI Conference 2015 to discuss the Open Science Commons

The EGI Conference 2015 hosted the first full day workshop on the Open Science Commons. The main goal was to discuss the vision, how it can be improved, how it relates to existing initiatives and how the Open Science Commons can harmonize them to ...

First Business Track at EGI Conference 2015 - Engaging SMEs

Following our commitment to expand support for SMEs and increase innovation, the first in a series of dedicated business tracks will be held as part of the weeklong EGI Conference in Lisbon, 18-22 May. Over the course of two days (Thurs/Fri), a mix of ...

The EGI Conference – A great opportunity for users and providers!

The next EGI conference, which will be held in Lisbon, Portugal between 18-22 May 2015, is approaching. It promises to be a great occasion for new and current users of the EGI infrastructure and resource and service providers to meet and discuss requirements, roadmaps, features, and much more.


Last free FitSM Foundation Training/Certification! 21-22 May Lisbon

On 21-22 May 2015 within the EGI Conference in Lisbon, likely the last free FitSM Foundation training and certification supported by the FedSM project will be held. This foundation training course provides the fundamentals of IT service management ...

Join the EGI.eu Strategy and Policy Team

Deadline for application 12 April

With the start ofEGI-Engage, our new EC-funded project aimingto accelerate the implementation of an Open Science Commons, we are seeking to expand the strategy and policy team at EGI.eu with a new member to support us in the work related totasks NA2.2 and ...

EGI is now a funding member of the Research Data Alliance!

EGI is a funding member of the Research Data Alliance

The Research Data Alliance (RDA) is an international initiative promoting open research data and data interoperability with the support of the  Australian Commonwealth Government through the Australian National Data Service, the European Commission and the National Science Foundation.

In 2015 EGI became  a funding member of RDA with the aim of bringing the experience of the EGI Collaboration in providing generic distributed storage and data fabric services for secure scalable access, transfer and storage in a grid and/or cloud environment.


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EGI @ ISR data workshop and EGI EISCAT_3D Competence Centre kick-off

Two years ago EGI for the first time joined EISCAT conference in Lancaster in UK what resulted an EGI EUDAT EISCAT pilot.

This week EGI is visiting ISR data workshop and EGI EISCAT_3D Competence Centre kick-off.


EGI and the Human Brain Project

EGI participated to the EC workshop on "Data eInfrastructures for Neuroscience"

This week EGI took part to the workshop on "Data eInfrastructures for Neuroscience"  (Brussels, March 04).

The workshop dwelt with the problem of the open data continuum in the Human Brain Project (HBP) and in particular focused on how e-Infrastructures like EGI can suport HBP by becoming provider of services, technology and knowledge.


e-Infrastructures for Earth Sciences workshop

EGI.eu hosted an ‘E-infrastruct...

Webinar: IT Service Management - Online Recording

“Service management: what standards can do for business – the example of FitSM”

(edited 3 Feb 2015 - post-webinar information) For anyone who didn't get a chance to join live the free, one-hour webinar on "Service management: what standards can do for business – the example of FitSM", can still access an online ...