Speakers & Panellists

15 Nov 2018

Pedro Gonçalves

Pedro Gonçalves is Terradue director, a company started in 2006 as a spinoff of the European Space Agency following his postdoctoral work designing the Grid infrastructure in ESRIN, the ESA G-POD (Grid Processing on Demand for Earth Observation). With the participation in several European Commission and European Space Agency projects, Terradue is supporting international organizations, research institutes and commercial companies in deploying their Earth Observation services into Cloud platforms tapping new computational and data resources.

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20 Nov 2018

Anca Hienola

Anca Hienola holds a PhD in Atmospheric Physics and has over 17 years’ experience in atmospheric sciences and climate change research. Her expertise extends from new particle formation, contact phenomena, organic compounds nucleation to global and regional climate modelling. She has 18 peer-reviewed publications and one of her first-author paper was cited in the latest Special IPCC report on Global Warming of 1.5degrees.

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22 Nov 2018

Patrick Aerts

Dr. Patrick Aerts, senior research fellow at DANS, is responsible for the harmonization of Research Data Management Planning requirements (national and European) and for Software Sustainability. As advisor Strategic Alliances at the Netherlands eScience Center, he maintains two platforms: ePLAN at the national level -as secretary- and PLAN-E at the European level -as chairman. These platforms are concerned with matters of common (eScience) interest.

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15 Nov 2018

Fotis E. Psomopoulos

Dr Fotis E. Psomopoulos works as a Researcher at the Clinical Genetics research group of the Dept of Molecular Medicine and Surgery at Karolinska Institutet and as a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Institute of Applied Biosciences (INAB) of the Centre for Research and Technology Hellas (CERTH), with a primary focus on bioinformatics workflows and computational analysis of large bio-datasets.

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21 Nov 2018
Rupert Lueck

Rupert Lueck

Rupert Lueck is in charge of EMBL IT Services who provide the IT infrastructure, services and support around large-scale scientific computing, data management and clouds including software development and administrative IT to enable data-driven Digital Biology research in EMBL.
Rupert has a key role across a range of the laboratory’s international IT collaborations. He serves on several IT advisory boards and represents EMBL in the EIROforum IT group involving the IT leadership of some of Europe’s biggest research centres.

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22 Nov 2018

David Pringle

The chair of the Science|Business Cloud Consultation Group, David Pringle is an experienced business journalist reporting on the development of the European Open Science Cloud.  Based in London, David works with organisations in the telecoms, media and technology sectors to produce insightful reports on the future of the digital economy. A regular moderator of panel discussions at major industry conferences, David also serves as an editor and presenter for Mobile World Live television.

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19 Nov 2018

Leonardo Candela

Leonardo Candela is researcher at Networked Multimedia Information Systems (NeMIS) Laboratory of the National Research Council of Italy - Institute of Information Science and Technologies (CNR - ISTI). He graduated in Computer Science at University of Pisa and completed a PhD in Information Engineering at University of Pisa. 

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22 Nov 2018

Prodromos Tsiavos

Prodromos is the Head of Digital Development at the Onassis Cultural Centre and a Senior Research Fellow at The Media Institute at University College London (UCL)/ BBC. Prodromos has worked for the National Hellenic Research Foundation (National Documentation Centre), the European Commission, Oxford and Oslo Universities, the Athens University of Economics and Business and the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). He read law and Information Systems in Athens and London and holds a PhD in Law and Information Systems from the LSE.

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19 Nov 2018

Ilaria Fava

Ilaria Fava works at the Göttingen State and University Library as a Project Officer for EOSCpilot, OpenAIRE and RDA EU 4.0. Librarian by training, she's fascinated by Open Science and its potential to foster research and knowledge sharing.

 

Sessions

 

Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 11:00 - Pl Second workshop for Scientific Communities & Users meet the service providers: a discussion on needs and opportunities to define the EOSC service roadmap - Chair

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21 Nov 2018

Per Öster

Dr Per Öster is Director at CSC – IT Center for Science Ltd, Finland. Dr Öster is leading the Research Infrastructures unit responsible for CSC’s and Finland’s involvement in major research infrastructures, einfrastructures and related initiatives such as PRACE, EGI, EUDAT, ELIXIR, and the Research Data Alliance. Dr Öster joined CSC as director in 2007 and has also been heading the company’s activities in supercomputing and distributed computing, scientific application support, HPC support, and scientific software engineering.

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