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Michał Pilipczuk Winner of the 2016 Cor Baayen Young Researcher Award

Michał Pilipczuk
Michał Pilipczuk from the University of Warsaw is a prominent young researcher in the area of algorithms. He contributed to the breakthrough results which solved fundamental problems in the field of parameterized complexity, some of which have been unsolved since more than 20 years.

PaaSage outcomes to be demonstrated at the Future of Clouds Conference

Lufthansa Systems is organising the Future of Clouds Conference (see on 27 September 2016 in Budapest. The event aims at showcasing the results of several EU-funded research projects and in particular will feature the market introduction of the PaaSage (see open source platform.

Hola Cloud - New opportunities for contributors: Call for Position Papers

New opportunities for contributors! The HOLA CLOUD project invites authors to submit Position Papers to actively take part in the shaping of the mid-to-long term research in the computing area - beyond 2018, towards 2030 - and contribute to the next release of the HOLA CLOUD Roadmap. Submission deadline: 03/06/2016.

ERCIM Programme for PhD Education

The ERCIM Programme for PhD Education (EPPE) is a new mobility programme for cooperation in PhD education among ERCIM members. The goal is to add a European international dimension to PhD education by crossing national, scientific and institutional borders.

The VRE4EIC project organises a workshop for Open Data sharing

The VRE4IC project is organising a workshop entitled “Virtual Research Environments: Obtaining new insights by sharing Open Data for interdisciplinary Research Purposes”. The workshop will be held as in conjuction with CeDEM16, the international Conference for e-Democracy and Open Government, that will take place in May 2016 at the Danube University Krems, Austria.

PaaSage industrial workshop at the Automotive Simulation Center Stuttgart

In the workshop “From Cloud to Road” on 11 April 2016 at the University of Stuttgart, leading managers from automotive OEM, Independent Software Vendors and Cloud Service Platform Providers will present future challenges, and the PaaSage platform will be demonstrated.

VRE4EIC consortium supports free online Open Government course

The consortium of the VRE4EIC project intends to change the life of 70.000 European researchers, by providing them supporting tools for collaborative, multi-disciplinary data-driven science, as needed to tackle critical societal challenges such as climate change and energy sustainability. One aspect of educating and training these researchers concerns the organization of online courses.