The community gathered at the EGI Conference 2015 to discuss the Open Science Commons
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.
Deadline for application 12 April
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.
This week EGI is visiting ISR data workshop and EGI EISCAT_3D Competence Centre kick-off.
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.