During the last GÉANT General Assembly, held on 23 November in Prague, attendees voted for four open GÉANT Board positions.
Call for Papers is open for GARR conference 2017, which will take place in Venice from next 15 to 17 November.
The 2017 International Conference on High Performance Computing & Simulation (HPCS 2017) will be held on July 17 - 21, 2017 in Genoa. This year the event will be dedicated to HPC and Modeling & Simulation for the 21st Century and it will focus on a wide range of the state-of-the-art as well as emerging topics pertaining to high performance and large scale computing systems at both the client and backend levels.
The physicist Adalberto Giazotto, the pioneer of gravitational wave research and creator of the Virgo detector, built in Italy, at Cascina, in the Pisan countryside by INFN and the CNRS (Center National de la Recherche Scientifique) has died.
In collaboration with GARR, the DiCultHer network offers an informative webinar to support school to apply to the PON-MIUR Prot. 4427/17 expiring on 10 July 2017.
net:art | near in the distance 3 is a spectacular networked live music and dance performance which will involve 6 cities worldwide: Linz, Barcelona, Praga, Rome, Hailuoto and Mumbai. Austria, Spain, Chzec Republic, Italy, Finland and India will unite on a multi-site virtual stage where musicians, singers, and dancers will bring to life a show which would be all but impossible without R&E networks.
The European Night of Researchers will be back on 29 September. A paramount event for science communication, it will involve this year more than 300 cities in Europe.
On 21 June at the SwissTech Convention Center in Lausanne the IT Research Day will take place.
The event, organised by the Swiss national research and education network (SWITCH), will present new perspectives on the digital transformation, e-infrastructures and services.
During the TNC17 Networking Conference, from May 29 to June 2 in Linz (Austria), the Community Awards 2017 were awarded, a sign of recognition for those who encouraged collaboration within the community of research and education networks, thus contributing to its growth.