EGI Technical Forum 2013

The EGI Technical Forum 2013 will take place in Madrid, Spain from 16 to 20 September.

The event is hosted by and IBERGRID, a partnership between the Spanish and Portuguese National Grid Initiatives that represents the Iberian Peninsula in EGI.

Keynote speakers:

  • Xavier Barcons, European Space Observatory, “The most powerful European astronomical observatories and their interplay with e-science”
  • Niklas Blomberg, ELIXIR “ELIXIR: The European research infrastructure for life-science data”
  • Luis C. Busquets Pérez, European Commission, “EU policy on Computing for e-science”
  • Afonso Duarte, ITQB, Portugal, “Unveiling the mechanisms behind biomolecules – the role of grid”
  • Geoffrey Fox, Indiana University, “FutureGrid: Computing Testbed as a Service”