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Athina Papadopoulou's picture
27 Sep 2022

2-day webinar: National infrastructures in EOSC

  • By Athina Papadopoulou

On 11-12 October, we are organising two online workshops focused on presenting the collaboration of eInfrastructures at the EU level.

On Day 1, from 10.00 to 13.00 CEST, we will address how eInfras collaborate to jointly build and operate components of the EOSC Core and facilitate the EOSC Exchange (i.e., onboarding of services and data from communities, whether thematic or institutional). The goal is to engage national members, present what is happening at the EU level, and learn how they propagate, extend and execute such collaborations at the national level. 

On 12 October, from 10.00 to 15.00 CEST, the second online workshop will focus on presenting the collaboration of eInfrastructures at the EU level in the framework of EOSC Future to jointly reach out to the various communities and how they jointly build mechanisms and tools to support them.

 

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Federico Drago's picture
26 Sep 2022

27 September - BioDT use cases: unique demonstrators to test the biodiversity Digital Twin prototype

  • By Federico Drago

The BioDT project aims to develop the biodiversity BioDT prototype to help better predict global biodiversity dynamics and how species interact with their environment and with each other.
In order to test the work the project team is bringing forward, the BioDT team will develop over the course of three years, groups of use cases that showcase how BioDT can examine its predictive performance and address biodiversity challenges through scenario simulations, predictions and biomonitoring methods.

The four use cases groups that BioDT is developing focus on:  

  • Species response to environmental change, which puts attention on biodiversity dynamics and ecosystems services;
  • Genetically detected biodiversity, that aims to bring research forward for crop wild relatives and genetic resources for food security and DNA detected biodiversity, poorly known habitats;
  • Dynamics and threats from and for species of policy concern, that explores invasive species and endangered species;
  • Species interactions with each other and with humans, that studies disease outbreaks and pollinators.

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Federico Drago's picture
23 Sep 2022

Blue-Cloud Final Conference - Unlocking Open Science in support of the EU Green Deal - 8 December 2022

  • By Federico Drago

Key Outcomes & Lessons Learned from the Blue-Cloud Project in the Marine Domain

8 December 2022 - Brussels (Belgium)

Join us in the final conference of the Blue-Cloud pilot project for an opportunity to learn about the main results, achievements and the road ahead of this key component of the EU “Future of Seas and Oceans Flagship Initiative”. 

Gain insight into the key conclusions stemming from this 3-year effort to build a “marine” thematic community within the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) and into the role it can play in evolving a thriving EU digital knowledge system in support of the EU Green Deal, Mission Ocean & the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development.

Register now: 

https://bit.ly/3SoAPpx

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Jonna Helenius's picture
14 Sep 2022

EOSC in the Nordics & Baltics: regional events in Tallinn

  • By Jonna Helenius

We are hosting the final EOSC-Nordic event, “The end or a new beginning,” in Tallinn, Estonia, on Wednesday 5th of October.

At the same time, we are co-locating the Sensitive Data e-Infrastructure in the Nordics workshop and The First EOSC Tripartite event in the Nordic and Baltic countries the day before on Tuesday 4th of October.

Read more and register: https://www.eosc-nordic.eu/events/final-event/


Alexandra Singer's picture
13 Sep 2022

Contribute to the EOSC Symposium 2022 Programme - Deadline 23 September, 17.00 CEST

  • By Alexandra Singer

On 14-17 November 2022, the EOSC Symposium will be held in Prague, Czech Republic. The multi-day, multi-stakeholder event will bring together ministries, policy makers, research-performing organisations, service providers, research infrastructures and research communities to reflect on EOSC key achievements and strategic challenges as well as identify priorities and actions at European, national and institutional level to speed up EOSC implementation.

Interested in sharing your work or ideas with the wider EOSC community? Contibute to the main EOSC event of the year. Submit a proposal for hosting a talk or side session by Friday, 23 September 2022 at 17.00 CEST!

  • Call for talks: Submit a talk (max 7 minutes) on topics such as FAIR enabling practices, EOSC Core developments, engaging EOSC stakeholders, among others.
  • Call for sessions: Submit ideas for a side session (max 90 minutes) or an evening session (up to 3 hours). Please note that there are a limited number of session slots and
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Federico Drago's picture
09 Sep 2022

FAIR-IMPACT and FAIRCORE4EOSC collaboration explained in two brand new videos!

  • By Federico Drago

Project and Technical coordinators showcase a FAIR Collaboration for Open Science in Europe.

This June 2022, two European Horizon projects kicked off in Amsterdam, FAIRCORE4EOSC and FAIR-IMPACT. Both projects will contribute to the implementation of the FAIR principles across the European Open Science Cloud in close collaboration with other actors in the EOSC ecosystem.  We interviewed both project and technical coordinators about the envisaged collaboration, watch the videos now!

Contributing to the web of FAIR data and services

In 2015 the vision of a European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) emerged. EOSC would provide an open and trusted environment for accessing and managing a wide range of publicly funded research data and related services, helping researchers reap the full benefits of data-driven science. EOSC is currently in its implementation phase (2021-2027) which requires active engagement and support to ensure widespread implementation and adoption of the FAIR (Findable, Accessible, Interoperable,...


Magdalena Brus's picture
26 Aug 2022

EGI Conference 2022 - Together for Tomorrow - Innovative Computing for Research

  • By Magdalena Brus

The annual EGI conference is widely recognised as the venue that brings together like-minded professionals from the world of science and scientific computing. During EGI2022, we will look towards the future – how will innovative computing services and solutions help to build a better research ecosystem? How can we work towards innovation? And what opportunities are there for new collaborations?

 

Together for Tomorrow – join us on a journey of turning ideas into reality, recognising the fact that big ideas require collaboration.

EGI2022 will consist of plenary sessions and breakout sessions, posters and demo sessions, and social events to allow learning and networking, many of them focusing on the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC).

 

Hosted by EGI and CESNET, EGI2022 will take place on the 20-22 of September 2022. Several co-located events will be organised on Monday, September 19th and Friday, September 23rd.

 

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Magdalena Brus's picture
25 Aug 2022

Side event at ICRI: Enabling global research with interoperable digital infrastructures

  • By Magdalena Brus

Description

There are numerous opportunities for impressive global science, but more and more of these opportunities require the worldwide interoperation of digital infrastructures that deliver compute, storage, and network services and scientific environments designed to deposit and exploit digital assets. This session will illustrate these opportunities, highlight the challenges, and then reflect on them with emerging solutions from Digital Infrastructures in the context of various initiatives linked to the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC).

Event website:https://www.egi.eu/event/icri2022/

Agenda

9:00 Welcome and introductions

9:15 Global Opportunities facing Digital Challenges

 (talks with QA)

  • Chiara Ferrari (TBC), Director of SKA-France (or another SKAO Council member): Square Kilometre Array (Astroparticle physics)
  • Craig Heinselman, EISCAT Association CEO: EISCAT_3D (Atmospheric sciences);
  • Mikko Strahlendorff, FMI Finland: Argo and Copernicus (Marine sciences)
  • Jonathan Tedds (TBC), ELIXIR Europe Compute Platform & EOSC Coordinator: Global alliance for genome and health (Health sciences)

10:45 Break

11:05 Digital trends and emerging solutions 60‘

 (talks with QA)

  • Jianhui Li,
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Federico Drago's picture
16 Aug 2022

Registrations for the EOSC-Pillar Final Conference are open! Join us in Paris on 25-27 October!

  • By Federico Drago

The EOSC-Pillar Final Conference (Paris, 25-27 October 2022): Building an EOSC from National Contributions will highlight some of the main results of the EOSC-Pillar project alongside other European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) regional projects and national initiatives, in particular how they provide important foundations for the operations and sustainability of EOSC.

The event also aims to provide a forum for the EOSC community at the European level and the national initiative representatives to meet and generate collaborations and meaningful activities. 

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Luigi Colucci's picture
08 Aug 2022

ESCAPE to the future

  • By Luigi Colucci

ESCAPE (European Science Cluster of Astronomy & Particle physics ESFRI research infrastructures) is an H2020 project and one of the five ESFRis cluster that aims to produce versatile solutions to support the implementation of EOS, encourage cross-fertilisation and foster joint multiwavelength/multi-messenger capabilities in the astronomy, astrophysics and particle astrophysics communities.

The project brings together a cluster with ESFRIs projects with aligned challenges of data-driven research, with demonstrated capabilities in addressing various stages of data workflow and concerned with fundamental research through complementary approaches.

To support the EOSC implementation, ESCAPE has created the “EOSC Cell”, a cross-border and multidisciplinary environment to enable the EOSC community to adopt the services, e-infrastructures, and data stewardship of ESFRI projects.

  • Citizen Science (CS): an open gateway dedicated to the public through Citizen Science and communication actions.
  • Data Infrastructure for Open Science (DIOS): a scalable federated data infrastructure as the basis of an open
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Marie Czuray's picture
02 Aug 2022

Why is EOSC relevant to researchers?! Check out our communication material!

  • By Marie Czuray

Dear colleagues,

We hope that you are well and enjoy the beautiful sides of summer - or at least looking forward to enjoying them soon! 

We are wondering...

Would you like to support your network and institution to get involved with the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) and show them how they can benefit from it?

For you and everyone else interested in Open Science, we offer an information package to raise awareness about EOSC. On our website you can find more information and download promotional material such as flyers, PowerPoint templates, posters, etc. You can also find the link to our new podcast "Stories of Data: Open.Science.Talk“ there: https://www.eosc-pillar.eu/ambassadors-programme

 

Our goal is to make the vision and concepts of EOSC tangible and explain it’s practical benefits for researchers. 

If you like our materials and the podcast, please share it within your network so people understand what EOSC is all about! 

When you have shared it, please let us know...

  • How useful is the material to you? How do you adapt it?  
  • How do you promote it
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Tiziana Lombardo's picture
22 Jul 2022

Third TRIPLE ThatCamp on Sustainability in Open Science 13th September, Zadar - Croatia

  • By Tiziana Lombardo

Sustainability is easily one of the most pressing matters and most discussed topics of our time. This is as true for the economy and society as it is for research and thereby for Open Science. At the third TRIPLE ThatCamp we want to discuss and brainstorm on the relationship between sustainability and Open Science with you. If you are a researcher, a librarian, an interested citizen or someone otherwise involved or interested in sustainability in Open Science you are welcome to join us at this event.

Topics of discussion could be:

  • How can the long-term quality of data be secured?
  • What governance/business models are sustainable for Open Science?
  • How do tools and services that have been developed within the life span of Open Science projects live on after?
  • Do training sessions provide sustainability?
  • How can we ensure and support sustainability via scholarly communication?
  • Any other topic that crosses your mind!

What is a ThatCamp?

A ThatCamp (The Humanities and Technology Camp) is an “unconference”, a spontaneous...


Luigi Colucci's picture
19 Jul 2022

ESCAPE to the Future

  • By Luigi Colucci

We are pleased to announce that the ESCAPE Final Event will take place on the 25-26 October 2022 at the Royal Belgium Institute of Natural Sciences in Brussels (Belgium).

We invite you to join us in Brussels or through a remote connection. Please note we have a limit of 150 registrations for those who aim to join us in Brussels, so we advise saving your seat at the earliest. The registration is open until the 24 of September 2022 at 23:59 CEST.

The event is open to all and free of charge. More detailed information about the event programme will be available soon.

Discover the ESCAPE results and discuss the future of the ESCAPE Collaboration after the end of the project. ESCAPE to the Future will be dedicated to presenting the ESCAPE services, achievements, future challenges and good practices. The event is for:

  • ESCAPE project members.
  • Members of the Science
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Luigi Colucci's picture
19 Jul 2022

Ask Me Anything about DICE and Sensitive Data!

  • By Luigi Colucci

DICE is proud to be organising and presenting in the Ask Me Anything session of the EOSC Future Sensitive Data in EOSC on Tuesday 6 September 2022.

Participants will hear about issues of working with sensitive data when viewed as a full cybersecurity challenge, including threat analysis, risk assessment, and vulnerability monitoring. In addition, the challenges of working with sensitive data in an Open Science context will be discussed. DICE researchers will present strategies for keeping metadata freely available even while protecting the underlying datasets. OpenAIRE researchers will present strategies for anonymizing sensitive data. Participants will also hear about the challenges of sensitive data in the context of a heterogeneous resource federation.

 

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Julie Arteza's picture
07 Jul 2022

HSbooster.eu 1st Open Call for R&I projects: Application is now open!

  • By Julie Arteza

As part of the EU Strategy on Standardisation, the EU Standardisation Booster (HSbooster.eu) will provide professional support to EU projects (either ongoing or closed) to help them increase impact and exploitation of project results by contributing to the creation or revision of standards.

Open Calls for EU Projects

It is now possible to submit your application to the first Open Call for R&I projects (in a series of 5 Open Calls that will run until 2024).  All services are funded by the European Commission, therefore at no cost for the project applying. The project can rely on a wide spectrum of Standardisation Experts categorised under multiple domains, in order for each project to be coupled and assisted by the right professional and to receive the necessary support to break into the Standards arena.

The first Open call will run until the 30th of September. Selected projects...


Rob Carrillo's picture
05 Jul 2022

EUDAT Conference 2022 is Back! Join us 14-15 Sept in Athens!

  • By Rob Carrillo

Description and Scope

This 2022, the EUDAT Conference series returns! Learn about the latest trends and developments in the field of research data management services and network with some of the most active players in the domain.

On 13-15 September, EUDAT CDI will organise its EUDAT Conference 2022 in Athens, Greece with 14-15 September as the public conference days while 13 September will be a closed side-event. As part of the conference programme, a dedicated exhibition and networking session will be introduced to encourage the establishment of new connections and promote the most innovative services and players in the field.

Who should attend and why

The event is open to all, but the following are highly encouraged to participate, such as:

  • Researchers and citizen scientists, repository and community managers to discover services for research data management, storage, preservation and sharing.
  • Actors in the EOSC community, ESFRI, science clusters, and research infrastructures to
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Rita Giuffrida's picture
05 Jul 2022

The Biodiversity Digital Twin: a new solution to support protection and restoration of ecosystems - Webinar on 13 July 10:00 CEST

  • By Rita Giuffrida

Background

Understanding the forces shaping biodiversity is needed for rational management of natural resources and also to meet the EU Biodiversity Strategy for 2030 to restore biodiversity in Europe. In particular, researchers need to be able to better predict global biodiversity dynamics and how species interact with their environment and with each other. This can be an extremely difficult task because the processes underlying biodiversity dynamics are complex. Innovative ways to combine data, models and interaction processes are required to predict these dynamics and offer solutions that promote a sustainable management of Earth’s biodiversity and its ecosystems.

In this context, the BioDT project aims to bring together a dynamic team of experts in biodiversity, High-Performance Computing, Artificial Intelligence, digital twinning and FAIR data to develop this Biodiversity Digital Twin prototype. This is going to be achieved through a cooperation between 22 partners that aim to push the current boundaries of...


Judit Fazekas-Paragh's picture
05 Jul 2022

EOSC Regional Event will take place in Budapest in September

  • By Judit Fazekas-Paragh

On September 28-29th, the NI4OS-Europe project organizes one of its biggest in-person event, the EOSC Regional event in Budapest. The conference aims to discuss the changes and challenges of Open Science & Open Infrastructure, the project's impact on science itself, and policies as well. The event provides a great opportunity for all stakeholders of EOSC to participate in the discussions. 

Event page and agenda can be viewed here: https://ni4os.eu/eosc-regional-event-in-budapest/

Registration: https://events.ni4os.eu/event/74/ 

Don't hesitate to share this event within your networks!

 


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