IT requirements for the next generation research infrastructures workshop

Friday, 1 February 2013 from to (Europe/Zurich)
Description CERN will be hosting a workshop on the IT requirements for the next generation research infrastructures. This event will cover the IT needs and procurement plans of ESFRI research infrastructures from the larger physics domain that are working together in the CRISP FP7 project ( The event will bring together industrialists from the IT sector and scientists/engineers engaged in IT and data management activities for physics, astronomy and analytical research facilities in Europe, for the purpose of outlining the infrastructure's requirements, procurement plans and building a joint technology roadmap.

Go to day
  • Friday, 1 February 2013
    • 09:00 - 10:30 Presentation of the next generations of physics scientific research instruments and their common IT needs
    • 10:30 - 11:00 Coffee
    • 11:00 - 12:30 The vision of IT industry
    • 12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
      The CERN restaurant 1 is on the ground floor and offers a wide range of choice. You can pay with EUR or CHF.
    • 14:00 - 15:30 Procurement plans, Knowledge and Technology Transfer
    • 15:30 - 16:00 Coffee
    • 16:00 - 17:00 Preparing a common roadmap
      Material: Video in CDS link
      • 16:00 Panel Discussion 20'
        Speakers: Konstantinos Glinos (European Commission), Volker Lindenstruth (Frankfurt University), Monica Marinucci Lopez (Oracle), Hervé Mouren (Teratec)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file pdf file
    • 17:00 - 18:00 Social event
      • 17:00 Celebrating 30 years of collaboration between CERN and Oracle 30'
        Speakers: Rolf Heuer (CERN), Loic le Guisquet (Oracle)
        Material: Video in CDS link