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EchoGRID at ICT 2008 in Lyon 25-27 November 2008

During the ICT'08 Event (25-27 November 2008, Lyon, France), EchoGRID had a joint booth (D20) in the International Village with the BRIDGE and GridCOMP EU projects, and  led  a networking session on future research priorities in the area of Grids on thursday 27 November.

Echogrid November e-Newsletter   

Programme and presentations of the networking session available here

Roadmap online consultation

EchoGRID delivered a draft of pdfroadmap that identifies common areas of interest and opportunities for collaboration on Grid technologies between Europe and China. This roadmap provides a shared European and Chinese vision of future GRID research perspectives for both research and industrial communities for the next 3, 5 and 10 years. This vision will establish a clear Technological and Research Agenda on which both regions may collaborate.

EchoGRID is launching an open electronic consultation on major challenges, promising research\r\ndirections, and effective forms of European-Chinese collaboration in the\r\naddressed Thematic Areas.

The Grid community is warmly invited to actively participate in the EchoGRID roadmap electronic consultation, and to contribute to shape the content and structure of future international R&D collaborations in the Grid area.

The following Thematic Areas are in focus in the context of this consultation:

Based on the draft roadmap recently produced, we invite you to openly provide your comments and feedback.

BELIEF-EELA e-Infrastructure Conference

BELIEF-EELA e-Infrastructure Conference

Connecting the knowledge of today for the value of tomorrow 25-28 June 2007, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


EGEE'07 conference - 1-5 October 2007, Budapest, Hungary
With daily plenaries from world-renowned keynote speakers, EGEE'07 provides a platform to discuss connections with different community users and related projects, and how to drive forward world-class Grid technologies. This year the main theme is communication, and building bridges between science and business, users and infrastructures, countries, scientific disciplines and projects. 


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1st International Conference on EU and Chinese Grid Experiences

EchoGRID and EUChinaGRID , two projects funded by the European Commission, jointly organise the 1st international conference on EU and Chinese grid experiences . This event took place on 24-25 April in Beijing at the Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Science.

As part of this international conference, INRIA provided a free course on 26-27 April on ProActive, the Open Source GRID middleware, at the Super Computing Center, CAS, in Beijing.