Speakers & Panellists

20 Nov 2018

Ghita

Responsible of  International and European collaborations  team  at CC-IN2P3/CNRS.After her doctorat ès sciences in physics at Paris XI University in France and fellowships at CERN, she has participated into  the commissioning of the D0 experiment at Fermilab with University of Stony Brook (USA) and  joined  later ETH Zürich (Switzerland) and  CERN as research physicist. She participated in the L3 experiment at LEP where her interests where on heavy flavours, B and Tau lifetimes, B tagging for Higgs discovery.

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15 Nov 2018

Jennifer Edmond

Dr Jennifer Edmond is Associate Professor of Trinity College Dublin and the co-director of the Trinity Center for Digital Humanities. She holds a PhD in Germanic Languages and Literatures from Yale University, and applies her training as a scholar of language, narrative and culture to the study and promotion of advanced methods in and infrastructures for the arts and humanities.

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20 Nov 2018

Arjen van Rijn

Arjen van Rijn is institute manager and deputy director of the Dutch National Institute for subatomic Physics (Nikhef) since 1999. Through the Nikhef activities in networking and distributed computing, and in particular through his role as project leader of the Dutch BiG Grid project (2007-2012), he became involved in the development of the national e-infrastructure, coordinated by SURF. He was one of the founders of EGI.eu (European Grid Infrastructure) and member of its Executive Board in the years 2010 - 2014.

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21 Nov 2018

Jean-Claude Burgelman

Jean-Claude Burgelman is responsible for open science and data policies of DG Research and Innovation. He joined the European Commission in 1999 as a Visiting Scientist in the Joint Research Centre (the Institute of Prospective Technological Studies - IPTS), where he became Head of the Information Society Unit in 2005. In January 2008, he moved to the Bureau of European Policy Advisers (attached to the president of the EC) as adviser for innovation policy.

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15 Nov 2018

Lothar Wolf

Lothar Wolf was with the German National Meteorological Service (DWD) and the European Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF), Reading (UK) and since 2004 he is with the European Organization for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites. As Competence Area Manager for Data Services he is responsible for the definition of the medium and long term EUMETSAT Data Services Strategy including the specification of the related corporate service portfolio and managing its evolution via a programme of related projects.

 

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21 Nov 2018
Juan Bicarregui

Juan Bicarregui

Juan Bicarregui is Head of the Data Division in the Scientific Computing Department at STFC. Juan’s division has responsibility for research and development of the data systems that handle much of the huge volume of scientific data that is produced by the STFC research facilities.

 

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22 Nov 2018
Tiziana Ferrari

Tiziana Ferrari

Tiziana is Technical Director at the EGI Foundation since October 2013 and Technical Coordinator of the H2020 EGI flagship project funded by the EC: EGI-Engage. She was responsible for the direction of the EGI-InSPIRE project and was former Chief Operations Officer taking care of the operations coordination of EGI. She is a promoter of the Open Science Commons and participated in the definition of the EGI governance and service portfolio in the framework of the EGI_DS project.

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21 Nov 2018
Hermann Lederer

Hermann Lederer

Hermann Lederer received a diploma in physics from the University of Munich and a PhD in Natural Sciences from the Technical University of Munich for studies of the quaternary structure of the RNA polymerase promotor complex and its components by neutron small-angle scattering. After a post-doc position at Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry with research stays at ILL (Grenoble), Risoe National Lab (Roskilde), and DESY (Hamburg), he took a position at RZG.

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