in Europe


Knowledge Base

e-IRG news e-IRG news

On October 4th 2016, ESFRI launched its Roadmap 2018 update to identify new Research Infrastructures of pan-European strategic value for the long-term needs of the European science and innovation
16 major European research organisations, data and computing centres signed an agreement to sustain the EUDAT - pan European collaborative data infrastructure for the next 10 years.
In Cape Town (Kaapstad) South-Africa, ICRI 2016 started. This event brings policy makers from accross Europe and Africa together to discuss the progress and developments of research Infrastructures.
RSS (Opens New Window)

e-IRG tweets e-IRG tweets

News tweets by Primeur magazine News tweets by Primeur magazine

e-Infrastructures e-Infrastructures

Science today is difficult to imagine without a strong IT component. In Europe science that depends on IT is called eScience.  IT infrastructures that support eScience are called e-Infrastructures. There is a long tradition to develop e-Infrastructures in Europe, and to try to connect them into continent wide e-Infrastructures. This to allow reasearchers from different countries to work together using the same computers.

Latest documents added Latest documents added

Technologies Clés 2020.pdf

Key technologies for France. Includes exascale supercomputing.

Nouvelle France Industrielle.pdf

Construire l’industrie française du futur. Includes exascale road map. Collection of background materials.

Research infrastructures Road map 2012-2020.pdf

The present 2012-2020 roadmap reflects the French Government’s determination, through its main research institutions, to best address the demands of innovation by submitting an open and regulated...

Research Infrastructures for France - Roadmap 2008.pdf

The purpose of the roadmap is to help funding bodies (government, local authorities, research organisations, universities...) for deciding their future investments in infrastructures. ...

Stratégie Nationale Des Infrastructures De Recherche - Édition 2016.pdf

L’édition 2016 de la stratégie nationale sur les infrastructures de recherche témoigne de la volonté de l’Etat, par ses grands établis­ sements de recherche et d’enseignement supérieur, de répondre...

Video news Video news

2015-08-18  Interview with Head of EC e-Infrastructures unit Augusto Burgueno-Arjona

European Commission's Work Programme 2016-2017 is focusing on funding e-Infrastructure services

2015-08-10  Interview with the e-Infrastructures Head of Unit Augusto Burgueno-Arjona f

European Supercomputer Programme in next Horizon 2020 period to also focus on HPC access for SMEs

2015-07-21  HPC Highlights from Europe's Horizon 2020 at ISCC 2015 Session at ISC 2015 in Frankfurt, Horizon 2020 is the European Framework Programme for Research and Innovation that runs from 2014 to 2020.l.

2014-04-16  Interview with Sverker Holmgren, Chair of the e-Infrastructure Reflection Group Interview at the recent 2nd International Conference for Research Infrastructures - ICRI 2014 - in Athens,

2014-04-16  Interview with Robert-Jan Smits, Director-General of DG Research and Innovation, EC Interview at the recent 2nd International Conference for Research Infrastructures - ICRI 2014 - in Athens,

Background & Disclaimer Background & Disclaimer

Please read the background information about the Knowledge Base and our Disclaimer.

Copyright Copyright

© 2016 Genias Benelux & e-IRGSP4 partners

The copyright of  contents of the Knowledge Base resources is with the owners of the original resources. The copyright of the Topic Map representation is e-IRGSP projects.