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EuroIndia at ICT2008, 25-27 November 2008, Lyon, France

Networking Session & Exhibition Stand

The networking session Euro-India ICT Cooperation Gateway will take place on Wednesday 26 November 2008 at 09:00 in the Saint Clair 3A room. The networking session is designed to enhance and consolidate Euro-Indian ICT cooperation, by bringing together Indian and European R&D actors for dynamic and concrete networking around key themes of Euro-Indian research collaboration and ICT priorities. A delegation of reputed Indian organisations will be attending allowed a focused session on areas of mutual interest to encourage Europeans and Indians to cooperate more.

The exhibition stand will be a focal point for Europeans and Indians to establish and further develop cooperation links with ICT players. The stand will be located in Zone D Stand no. D17 the International Village.

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Adam Dunkels from SICS, Sweden, is the winner of the 2008 Cor Baayen Award for a promising young researcher in computer science and applied mathematics. Sixteen finalists competed for this award established by ERCIM in 1995 to honour the first ERCIM President Cor Baayen.

ERCIM/W3C participated actively in the "Internet of Things-Internet of the Future" event which took place in Nice on 6-7 October. More than 800 delegates attended the French European Union Presidency Conference, which was complemented by an exhibition. Previous editions were held in Berlin and Lisbon, in conjunction with the German and Portuguese EU Presidencies. ERCIM/W3C was a sponsor and had a booth and speakers.

The SERENE 2008 International Workshop on Software Engineering for Resilient Systems, organised by the ERCIM Working Group SERENE, will be held in cooperation with ACM SIGSOFT on 17-19 November, 2008 in Newcastle upon Tyne (UK).

The SERENE 2008 workshop is an international forum for researchers and practitioners interested in the advances in Software Engineering for Resilient Systems. SERENE 2008 views resilient systems as open distributed systems that have capabilities to dynamically adapt, in a predictable way, to unexpected and harmful events, including faults and errors.

The EACP’08 workshop ("Environnements d'Apprentissage pour les Communautés de Pratique") will take place on 18-20 November 2008 at the Aboubekr Belkaid University, Tlemcen, Algeria. The workshop is organized under the European project PALETTE (Pedagogically sustained Adaptive Learning Through the exploitation of Tacit and Explicit knowledge) which aims at facilitating and augmenting individual and organizational learning in Communities of Practice.

The 13th International Workshop on Formal Methods for Industrial Critical Systems, organised by the ERCIM Working Group on FMICS, took place on 15-16 September 2008, in L’Aquila, Italy, co-located with ASE 2008. The Program Chairs are Darren Cofer (Rockwell Collins, USA) and Alessandro Fantechi (University of Florence and ISTI-CNR, Italy).

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, August 26, 2008 – This year’s CoreGRID Symposium marks the end of CoreGRID as a Network of Excellence funded by the European Commission. Most important, it corresponds to the re-launch of CoreGRID as the self-sustained ERCIM Working Group covering research activities on both Grid and Service Computing while maintaining the momentum of the European collaboration on Grid research

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In addition to the ERCIM booth that we will run in the exhibit, we  will also be represented on the stands of European projects we  participate in such as Vitalas, EchoGRID/Bridge/GridCOMP,  EuroIndia, Interlink and Digital World Forum.

Moreover, three of these projects have submitted Networking Sessions