SLICES-CH 2022

Conference on SLICES Pan-European Research Infrastructure for Digital Innovation & Transformation – Swiss Cluster Event

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Date: Oct 6 2022, 9-17 CET
Link : https://bit.ly/3z0KawH

Would you like to discover…

  • How to access to the largest European research infrastructure for your research?
  • How Swiss researchers can join and take part in research cooperation?
  • New opportunities for Swiss researchers to collaborate with European peers?
  • Innovative research infrastructure for future technologies?
  • How to reinforce collaboration at the Swiss and European level through the Slices initiative?

SLICES is a flexible platform designed to support large-scale, experimental research focused on networking protocols, radio technologies, services, data collection, parallel and distributed computing and in particular cloud and edge-based computing architectures and services.

The SLICES H2020 project is delighted to invite you to a one-day online Swiss workshop on the SLICES Pan-European Infrastructure for ICT on October 6th, from 9-17 CET.

Join us, and be part of the discussion!

Agenda

9:00       SLICES PAN-EUROPEAN RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURE FOR ICT OVERVIEW

  • Sébastien Ziegler, President of IoT Lab and IoT Forum
  • Anna Fill, Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation
  • Elena Hoffert, French Ministry of Superior Education and Research
  • Ana Proykova, Chair of DIGIT Group, European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures (ESFRI)
  • Serge Fdida, Sorbonne University

10:00     NEW FRONTIERS FOR RESEARCH
Some scientific challenges addressed by SLICES 

  • Ari Pottu, Oulu University
  • Bartosz Belter, Poznan Supercomputing and Networking Center
  • Andrea Passarella, Institute for informatics and telematics (IIT) – CNR
  • Yuri Demchenko, University of Amsterdam
  • Q&A

11:00    Coffee break

11:30     SLICES OPPORTUNITIES AND ADDED VALUE FOR SWISS RESEARCHERS 
Joining the community and opportunities for Swiss researchers

12 :30    Lunch break

14 :00    SWISS OPPORTUNITIES AND ADDED VALUE FOR SLICES  
Swiss Research Infrastructures Overview  

  • Dimitri Konstantas, University of Geneva
  • Jan Kerschgens, EPFL Center for Intelligent Systems
  • Laurent Sciboz, University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Western Switzerland (HES-SO)

15:00     THE WAY FORWARD AND ACTION PLAN
Open discussion on priority action for the Swiss cluster

16:00     CONCLUSION AND NEXT STEPS

17:00     End