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Jorge Gomes

Computing Researcher, LIP(Laboratory of Instrumentation and Experimental Particle Physics), INCD(Portuguese Distributed Computing Infrastructure)

Jorge Gomes, is computing research PI at LIP, he is currently member of the board of directors of the Portuguese National Distributed Computing Infrastructure (INCD), which delivers HPC, HTC, cloud, grid and data services. He worked in the development of data acquisition systems for High Energy Physics experiments at CERN, and participated in pioneer projects in the domains of digital satellite data communications, IP over ATM, and advanced video-conference over IP networks. Since 2001 he participated in international projects computing including CrossGrid, Enabling Grids for E-Science (EGEE) I, II and III, E-Infrastructure Shared Between Europe and Latin America (EELA),, EGI-INSPIRE, EGI-ENGAGE, INDIGO-DataCloud and EOSC-hub. Since 2008 he has been coordinator of the Portuguese Tier-2 computing facility in the Worldwide LHC Computing Grid (WLCG) supporting the CERN Large Hadron Collider experiments. He is the technical coordinator for the Portuguese participation in the IBERGRID initiative that joins the Portuguese and Spanish distributed computing infrastructures. He coordinates the Portuguese participation in EGI, and is the Portuguese representative at the EGI council. He is currently participating in the European projects EOSC-Synergy, EGI-ACE, C-Scale, EOSC-Future and EUROCC.

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