EGI Conference 2016. Opening Science in Europe and in the World

from Tuesday, 5 April 2016 (07:55) to Friday, 8 April 2016 (18:00)
Science Park

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
5 Apr 2016
6 Apr 2016
7 Apr 2016
8 Apr 2016
AM
09:30
EGI-Engage Collaboration Board CLOSED (until 11:00) ()
11:00
Coffee Break (until 11:30) ()
11:30
EGI Plenary Session -Dr Tiziana Ferrari (EGI.eu) (until 13:00) ()
01:00
EGI AAI Services - Peter Solagna (EGI.eu) (until 02:30) ()
09:00
Opening Plenary: Open Science, Open Innovation and Open to the world in the EGI strategy - Arjen van Rijn (NIKHEF) (until 11:00) (Turingzaal)
09:00 Enabling collaborative data and compute-intensive science: EGI Open Science Cloud vision - Dr Tiziana Ferrari (EGI.eu)   (Turingzaal)
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09:40 Important Project of Common European Interest on High performance computing and big data enabled application: a pilot for the European Data Infrastructure - Antonio Zoccoli (INFN) Donatella Lucchesi (INFN)   (Turingzaal)
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10:15 KEYNOTE: Frontiers of research at CERN and the computing and data management needs - Eckhard Elsen (CERN)   (Turingzaal)
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11:00
Coffee break (until 11:30) (WCW Congress Centre)
11:30
Competence centres, user communities -Dr Gergely Sipos (EGI.eu) (until 13:00) (Ground floor)
11:30 R tools for ecological observatories - Experiences from the LifeWatch Competence Centre - Jesus Marco de Lucas (CSIC)   (Ground floor)
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11:45 etc   (Ground floor)
12:00 Web portals and use cases for tsunami and weather simulation - Updates from the Disaster Mitigation Competence Centre - Eric Yen (AS)   (Ground floor)
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12:30 EPOS CC - empowering use cases from the Solid Earth Science domain - Mariusz Sterzel (CYFRONET)   (Ground floor)
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11:30
EGI Council meeting (closed) - Yannick Legre (EGI.eu) (until 13:00) (H331)
11:30
EGI Federated Cloud roadmap -Dr Enol Fernandez (EGI.eu) (until 13:00) (Turingzaal)
11:30 General status and architecture of the EGI Federated Cloud - Dr Enol Fernandez (EGI.eu)   (Turingzaal)
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11:40 User support activities and requirements for FedCloud - Diego Scardaci (EGI.eu/INFN)   (Turingzaal)
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11:55 Status and plans for the development activities of the Federated Cloud - Mr Alvaro Lopez Garcia (CSIC)   (Turingzaal)
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12:10 Status of the operations activities around FedCloud - Vincenzo Spinoso (INFN)   (Turingzaal)
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12:25 Roadmap of the Federated Cloud and discussion - Dr Enol Fernandez (EGI.eu) Mario David (LIP) Dr Giacinto Donvito (INFN) Mr Marco Capuccini (University of Uppsala)   (Turingzaal)
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11:30
Managing Service Portfolios for Research in Europe - Sergio Andreozzi (EGI.eu) (until 13:10) (Eulerzaal)
11:30 Introduction - Dr Sergio Andreozzi (EGI.eu)   (Eulerzaal)
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11:40 Experience in managing service portfolio: EGI - Dr Sergio Andreozzi (EGI.eu)   (Eulerzaal)
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11:50 Experience in managing service portfolio: EUDAT - Alexis Jean-Laurent (C.I.N.E.S. (Centre Informatique National de l’Enseignement Supérieur))   (Eulerzaal)
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12:20 Experience in managing service portfolio: GEANT - Andres Steijaert (SurfNet & GEANT)   (Eulerzaal)
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12:30 Experience in managing service portfolio: OpenAIRE/BlueBridge - Pasquale Pagano (CNR)   (Eulerzaal)
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12:35 Towards a Joint Service Catalogue for e-Infrastructure services - Dr Angela Dappert (The British Library & Thor Project)   (Eulerzaal)
CoS Document
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12:40 Experience in managing service portfolio: THOR Project & long-term access to services - Dr Angela Dappert (The British Library & Thor Project)   (Eulerzaal)
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12:50 Presenetation ABS - Sara Coelho (EGI.eu)   (Eulerzaal)
09:00
Third Community Workshop on Open Science Cloud - Wouter Los (University of Amsterdam) (until 10:30) (Turingzaal)
HLEG recommendations
The European Open Science Cloud web site
09:00 KEYNOTE: EOSC policy context, priorities and implementation roadmap - Wainer Lusoli (European Commission, DG Research & Innovation A.6 Science policy)   (Turingzaal)
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09:30 EOSC market demand for art, humanties and cultural heritage - Franco Niccolucci (VAST-LAB, University of Florence)   (Turingzaal)
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09:50 Priority gaps for EOSC (CORBEL RI CLUSTER) - Steven Newhouse (EMBL)   (Turingzaal)
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10:10 ENVRIplus and the OSDC - Paolo Laj (CNRS and Uni Helsinki)   (Turingzaal)
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10:30
Coffee break (until 11:00) (WCW Congress Centre)
11:00
Earth Observation Data Exploitation services - Diego Scardaci (EGI.eu/INFN) (until 12:30) (Eulerzaal)
11:00 European E-infrastructure needs in the context of ESA's proposed EO Application Platform initiative - Dr Günther Landgraf (ESA-ESRIN - Head of Ground Segment Infrastructure Engineering Section, Directorate of EO Programmes)   (Eulerzaal)
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11:30 Dutch Green Monitor and its applications. A multi-sensor EO data platform - Dr Gerard Hazeu (ALTERRA) Dr Gerbert Roerink (ALTERRA)   (Eulerzaal)
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11:50 Integration of the EGI Federated Cloud as a Cloud resource provider in ESA Geohazard and Hydrology Thematic Exploitation Platforms - Dr Cesare Rossi (Terradue)   (Eulerzaal)
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12:05 EGI and Thales ESA INFOaaS Stimulus Project - Sy Holsinger (EGI.eu)   (Eulerzaal)
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12:20 How EGI is supporting EO Services - Dr Emmanuel Mondon (AdviceGEO)   (Eulerzaal)
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11:00
Protecting the EGI castle from thieves and marauders (Part 1) - David Kelsey (STFC) (until 12:30) (Ground floor)
11:00 Introduction   (Ground floor)
11:10 Training - session 1 - Daniel Kouril (CESNET) Dr Sven Gabriel (NIKHEF)   (Ground floor)
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11:00
Third Community Workshop on Open Science Cloud - David Foster (CERN) (until 12:30) (Turingzaal, WCW Congress Centre)
HLEG recommendations
The European Open Science Cloud web site
11:00 New services for repeatability and linking of research objects (OpenAIRE) - Paolo Manghi (Istituto di Scienza e Tecnologie dell'Informazione - CNR)   (Turingzaal, WCW Congress Centre)
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11:20 EOSC innovation for citizen science (SOCIENTIZE and Iber civis) - Fermin Serrano Sanz (UNIZAR)   (Turingzaal, WCW Congress Centre)
Paper
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11:45 Services for the establishment of data science - Yuri Demchenko (University of Amsterdam)   (Turingzaal, WCW Congress Centre)
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12:05 Virtual Research Environments as-a-Service - Donatella Castelli (Consiglio Nazionele delle Ricerche (CNR) - ISTI)   (Turingzaal, WCW Congress Centre)
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09:00
Neuroinformatics data exploitation service -Dr Yin Chen (EGI.eu) (until 10:30) (Ground floor)
09:00 Large-scale neuroimaging analysis: growth curves for the ageing brain - Dr Stefan Klein (Erasmus MC)   (Ground floor)
09:20 Rosemary: Making Complex Collaborative Big Data Analysis Easy -- the Neuroscience use-case - Dr Shayan Shahand (Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam) Prof. Silvia Olabarriaga (Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam)   (Ground floor)
09:40 HBP Medical Informatics - Dr Kherif Ferah (CHUV)   (Matrix I)
10:00 EGI TestBed for HBP - Matthew Viljoen (EGI.eu)   (Ground floor)
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09:00
Open to the World: collaborating e-Infrastructures for borderless research - Peter Solagna (EGI.eu) (until 10:30) (Turingzaal)
09:00 nectar cloud. The Australian gateway to global reserach - Glenn Moloney (UNIMELB)   (Turingzaal)
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09:30 Open Science Grid: status and roadmap - Prof. miron livny (University of Wisconsin-Madison)   (Turingzaal)
10:00 Advanced Research Computing Services in Canada - Compute Canada - Dugan O'Neil (Compute Canada)   (Turingzaal)
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09:00
Tools, services and practices to support the long-tail of science -Dr Giuseppe La Rocca (EGI.eu) (until 10:30) (Eulerzaal)
09:00 Status report of the LToS platform - Dr Giuseppe La Rocca (EGI.eu)   (Eulerzaal)
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09:15 WS-PGRADE job wizard in the EGI LToS platform - Peter Kacsuk (MTA SZTAKI)   (Eulerzaal)
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09:35 Easy instantiation of VMs in the federated cloud through AppDB - Marios Chatziangelou (IASA)   (Eulerzaal)
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09:55 Using the EGI Long Tail of Science VO for bioinformatics data-analysis with Chipster - Dr Kimmo Mattila (CSC)   (Eulerzaal)
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10:15 Roadmap of the LToS platform and discussion   (Eulerzaal)
10:30
Coffee break (until 11:00) (WCW Congress Centre)
11:00
Environmental and health data services -Dr Giuseppe La Rocca (EGI.eu) Dr Yin Chen (EGI.eu) (until 12:30) (Ground floor)
11:00 A cloud-based architecture for supporting medical imaging analysis through INDIGO-DataCloud - Prof. Ignacio Blanquer (UPVLC)   (Ground floor)
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11:20 CryoEM: From Biomedical impact to Cloud deployment - Laura del Cano (CSIC) Jesus Cuenca (CSIC)   (Ground floor)
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11:40 Interoperable solutions for common challenges in environmental research infrastructures - Dr Zhiming Zhao (EGI.EU)   (Ground floor)
12:00 A Big Data approach for ocean observations: the EMSODEV data management platform experience on top of the EGI FedCloud - Pasquale Andriani (Engineering Ingegneria Informatica spa) Leandro Lombardo (Engineering)   (Ground floor)
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11:00
NGIs in the spotlight - Sergio Andreozzi (EGI.eu) (until 12:30) (Turingzaal)
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Synergies between H2020 and ESIF funding
11:00 European fund synergies for e-Infrastructures - Luis Carlos Busquets Perez (European Commission)   (Turingzaal)
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11:30 ESIF for the coordinated development of IBERGRID, LifeWatch and IBERLIFE-LifeWatch - Juan Miguel Gonzalez Aranda (Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness)   (Turingzaal)
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12:00 Developing synergies between EGI and ESFRIs using ESIF: the case of France - Vincent Breton (CNRS)   (Turingzaal)
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11:00
Tools and services for federated distributed services - Diego Scardaci (EGI.eu/INFN) (until 12:30) (Eulerzaal)
11:00 The EGI Accounting Repository in the big data era - Mr Adrian Coveney (STFC)   (Eulerzaal)
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11:20 The EGI Accounting Portal - new look & feel and enhanced features - Ivan Alvarez (CESGA)   (Eulerzaal)
Background slides
11:40 The EGI Operations Portal - last enhancements - Cyril Lorphelin (CNRS)   (Eulerzaal)
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12:00 Towards a Monitoring as a Service - ARGO - Christos Kanellopoulos (GRNET)   (Eulerzaal)
PM
13:00
Lunch (until 14:30) ()
14:30
EGI & INDIGO workshop: Towards co-design: understanding requirements (until 16:00) ()
14:30
EGI AAI Services - Peter Solagna (EGI.eu) (until 16:00) ()
14:30
EGI Competence Centres -Dr Gergely Sipos (EGI.eu) (until 16:00) ()
14:30
EOSC roadmap (until 16:00) ()
16:00
Coffee Break (until 16:30) ()
16:30
EGI & INDIGO workshop: Presenting INDIGO & EGI open science services (until 18:00) ()
16:30
EGI AAI Services (until 18:00) ()
16:30
EGI Competence Centres (until 18:00) ()
16:30
Int e-Infrastructure collaboration workshop (until 18:00) ()
13:00
Lunch break (until 14:00) ()
14:00
Competence centres, user communities -Dr Gergely Sipos (EGI.eu) (until 15:30) (Ground floor)
14:00 Towards the EISCAT_3D Portal - Experiences with DIRAC - Victor Mendez (UAB)   (Ground floor)
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14:30 E-infrastructure demonstrators by the DARIAH Competence Centre for digital arts humanities - Davor Davidovic (RBI)   (Ground floor)
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15:00 Data sharing policies, legal frameworks and market analysis of the fisheries and marine data sector - Nadia Nardi (Engineering Ingegneria Informatica spa) Eise van Maanen   (Ground floor)
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14:00
Council Workshop on "Strategies, Barriers, Funding and Expectations of the NGI and other EGI Participants" (closed) - Yannick Legre (EGI.eu) (until 15:30) (H331)
14:00
Federated cloud PaaS and SaaS - Diego Scardaci (EGI.eu/INFN) (until 15:30) (Turingzaal)
14:00 Guidelines to integrate PaaS and SaaS with the EGI FedCloud IaaS interface - Diego Scardaci (EGI.eu/INFN)   (Turingzaal)
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14:15 Enabling the use of the Karamel PaaS orchestration engine on EGI Federated Cloud - Boris Parak (CESNET)   (Turingzaal)
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14:30 How the INDIGO-DataCloud computing platform aims at helping scientific communities - Dr Giacinto Donvito (INFN) Dr Ignacio Blanquer (UPVLC) Mr Alvaro Lopez Garcia (CSIC) Davide Salomoni (INFN) Dr Isabel Campos (CSIC) Dr Germán MOLTÓ MARTÍNEZ (UPV) Dr Lukasz Dutka (CYFRONET) Patrick Fuhrmann (DESY)   (Turingzaal)
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14:50 IM - Infrastructure Manager: Deploying Customized Virtual Infrastructures on EGI FedCloud - Miguel Caballer (UPVLC) Dr Ignacio Blanquer (UPVLC)   (Turingzaal)
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15:10 Research Infrastructures for astrophysics research: the EXTraS experience with the EGI FedCloud - Luca Roverelli (CNR/IMATI)   (Turingzaal)
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14:00
Managing Service Portfolios for Research in Europe - Sy Holsinger (EGI.eu) (until 15:30) (Eulerzaal)
14:00 How FitSM can support managing service portfolios - Owen Appleton (ITEMO / University of Zurich)   (Eulerzaal)
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14:30 Roundtable discussion   (Eulerzaal)
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15:20 Summary of the workshop and next steps   (Eulerzaal)
15:30
Coffee break (until 16:00) (WCW Congress Centre)
16:00
Competence centres, user communities -Dr Gergely Sipos (EGI.eu) (until 17:30) (Ground floor)
16:00 The MoBrain Competence Center for Translational Research from Molecule to Brain - Antonio Rosato (CIRMMP)   (Ground floor)
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16:30 Integrating BioBankCloud and EGI Federated Cloud technologies to enable private clouds within biobanks - Petr Holub (BBMRI-ERIC)   (Ground floor)
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17:00 Life science use cases, e-infrastructure requirements and platform development activities in the ELIXIR Competence Centre - Kimmo Mattila (CSC)   (Ground floor)
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16:00
Council Workshop on "Strategies, Barriers, Funding and Expectations of the NGI and other EGI Participants" (closed) (until 19:00) (H331)
16:00
EGI Service Portfolio, SLAs and Marketplace - Sy Holsinger (EGI.eu) (until 17:30) (Eulerzaal)
16:00 EGI Service Portfolio - Roberta Piscitelli (EGI.eu)   (Eulerzaal)
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16:15 EGI marketplace prototype: requirements and implementation roadmap - Mr Dean Flanders (SwiNG)   (Eulerzaal)
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16:35 Supporting the Long Tails of Science with Open IRIS at Institut Curie - Dr Olivier Renaud (Insitut Curie)   (Eulerzaal)
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17:05 EGI SLA, OLA and UA framework and relationship with the marketplace - Malgorzata Krakowian (EGI.eu)   (Eulerzaal)
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16:00
Federated cloud PaaS and SaaS - Diego Scardaci (EGI.eu/INFN) (until 17:30) (Turingzaal)
16:00 Integration of gCube and the D4Science infrastructure with the EGI FedCloud - Pasquale Pagano (CNR)   (Turingzaal)
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16:20 OCCI-compliant Occopus orchestrator and experiences with using it with the EGI Federated Cloud - Peter Kacsuk (MTA SZTAKI)   (Turingzaal)
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16:40 Enhancement of the FutureGateway and workflows frameworks in order to support within INDIGO Platform the use cases provided by the INDIGO Communities - Roberto Barbera (University of Catania and INFN) Marco Fargetta (INFN) Riccardo Bruno (INFN) Emidio Giorgio (INFN) Sandro Fiore (SPACI) Michal Owsiak Marcin Plociennik (ICBP) Tomasz Zok (ICBP) Antonio Rosato (CIRMMP) Andrea Giachetti (CIRMMP)   (Turingzaal)
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17:00 Dynamic Deployment and Execution of Hadoop Applications on EGI FedCloud Resources - Carlos Blanco (University of Cantabria) Tamas Kiss (University of Westminster, London, UK) Peter Kacsuk (MTA SZTAKI)   (Turingzaal)
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12:30
Lunch (until 14:00) (WCW Congress Centre)
14:00
EGI-EUDAT interoperability -Mr Matthew Viljoen (EGI.eu) (until 15:30) (Eulerzaal)
14:00 Introduction - why interoperate? - Mr Matthew Viljoen (EGI.eu)   (Eulerzaal)
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14:10 EUDAT Collaborative Data Infrastructure - Giuseppe Fiameni (CINECA - Consorzio Interuniversitario)   (Eulerzaal)
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14:25 ICOS usecase - Ute Karstens (Lund University (SE))   (Eulerzaal)
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14:50 EPOS usecase - Alessandro Spinuso (KNMI)   (Eulerzaal)
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15:15 Discussion   (Eulerzaal)
14:00
Protecting the EGI castle from thieves and marauders (Part 2) - David Kelsey (STFC) (until 15:30) (Ground floor)
14:00 Training - Session 2 - Daniel Kouril (CESNET) Dr Sven Gabriel (NIKHEF)   (Ground floor)
15:15 Wrap-up   (Ground floor)
14:00
Third Community Workshop on Open Science Cloud - Natalia Manola (University of Athens, Greece) (until 15:30) (Turingzaal, WCW Congress Centre)
HLEG recommendations
The European Open Science Cloud web site
14:00 Business and service management processes for the EOSC Commons - Dr Tiziana Ferrari (EGI.eu)   (Turingzaal, WCW Congress Centre)
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14:20 Innovating integrated research at all levels of biological organisation: structuring the research process in virtual labs over the entire life cycle of the activity - Christos Arvanitidis (Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology and Aquaculture, ICMR)   (Turingzaal, WCW Congress Centre)
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14:40 Establishing the infrastructure layer of the European Open Science Cloud - Afrodite Sevasti (GEANT) Dr Michael Enrico (GEANT)   (Turingzaal, WCW Congress Centre)
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15:00 Discussion   (Turingzaal, WCW Congress Centre)
15:30
Coffee break (until 16:00) (WCW Congress Centre)
16:00
AAI services for Research Infrastructures - Peter Solagna (EGI.eu) (until 17:55) (Ground floor)
16:00 Introduction - Peter Solagna (EGI.eu)   (Ground floor)
16:05 The EGI AAI platform Architecture and roadmap - Christos Kanellopoulos (GRNET) Christos Kanellopoulos (GRNET)   (Ground floor)
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16:35 Demos - Marios Chatziangelou (GRNET) Marios Chatziangelou (IASA) david meredith (STFC) Nicolas Liampotis (GRNET)   (Ground floor)
AppDB Demo Slides
GOCDB Demo Slides
16:55 Credential translation capabilities: CI Logon - Mischa Salle (NIKHEF)   (Ground floor)
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17:10 AARC architecture blueprint - Christos Kanellopoulos (GRNET)   (Ground floor)
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17:30 INDIGO AAI - Andrea Ceccanti (INFN)   (Ground floor)
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17:45 General Discussion   (Ground floor)
16:00
Big data as a Service: challenges and business models -Mr Matthew Viljoen (EGI.eu) (until 17:30) (Turingzaal)
16:00 Introducing the EGI DataHub - Dr Lukasz Dutka (CYFRONET)   (Turingzaal)
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16:15 Usecase 1 - iMarine - Pasquale Pagano (CNR)   (Turingzaal)
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16:35 Usecase 2 - EMBL/ELIXIR - Tony Wildish (EMBL)   (Turingzaal)
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16:55 Usecase 3 - Sentinels: EO Data Discovery & Access - Emmanuel Mondon (AdviceGeo)   (Turingzaal)
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17:15 Panel Discussion - Mr Matthew Viljoen (EGI.eu)   (Turingzaal)
16:00
Procurement workshop - Bob Jones (CERN) (until 17:30) (Eulerzaal)
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16:00 Introduction - Bob Jones (CERN)   (Eulerzaal)
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16:10 • Status of EGI marketplace - Mr Dean Flanders (SwiNG)   (Eulerzaal)
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16:30 panel discussion - Bob Jones (CERN)   (Eulerzaal)
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17:15 Summary and next steps - Bob Jones (CERN)   (Eulerzaal)
17:30
Conference drinks and hapjes (until 19:30) (Maslow Cafe)
12:30
Lunch (until 14:00) (WCW Congress Centre)
14:00
Accelerated Computing: latest developments and use cases -Dr Marco Verlato (INFN) (until 15:30) (Eulerzaal)
14:00 Leveraging GPGPU Computing in Grid and Cloud Environments: First Results from the Mobrain Competence Center - Alexandre Bonvin (eNMR/WeNMR (via Dutch NGI))   (Eulerzaal)
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14:25 Progress in the interest and use of GPUs in LifeWatch - Fernando Aguilar (CSIC)   (Eulerzaal)
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14:50 Progress update on AC activity - Dr Marco Verlato (INFN) Dr Viet Tran (UI SAV)   (Eulerzaal)
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15:10 GPU Accounting report - Adrian Coveney (STFC)   (Eulerzaal)
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15:20 Discussion - All   (Eulerzaal)
14:00
EGI-Engage Collaboration Board (closed) (until 15:30) (Ground floor)
EGI-Engage CB agenda
14:00
NGIs in the spotlight - Sergio Andreozzi (EGI.eu) (until 15:30) (Turingzaal)
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Synergies between H2020 and ESIF funding
14:00 Synergies between FP7-RegPOT and Structural Funds in Romania - Dr Teodor-Florin Fortis (Universitatea de Vest din Timisoara)   (Turingzaal)
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14:20 The PLGrid experience - Dr Lukasz Dutka (CYFRONET)   (Turingzaal)
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14:40 Bulgarian NGI - Perspectives, Target Communities and funding schemes - Emanouil Atanassov (IICT-BAS)   (Turingzaal)
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15:00 ESIF for e-infrastructure building in Czech Republic - Ludek Matyska (CESNET)   (Turingzaal)
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15:20 Conclusions   (Turingzaal)
15:30
Coffee break (until 16:00) (WCW Congress Centre)
16:00
Collaborating e-Infrastructures: representatives meeting (closed) -Dr Tiziana Ferrari (EGI.eu) (until 17:30) (Ground floor)