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How European Research is organised

European research

European Research is organised by the European Union and administered by the European Commission. There are five year plans. The current is called Horizon 2020, which will end, you guessed right,...



European HPC Initative Read MoreAboutEuroHPC »
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Important Project of Common European Interest on HPC and Big Data Enabled Applications Read MoreAboutIPCEI »
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Horizon 2020 research programme areas with HPC components

Information and Communication Technologies (ICT)

Basic ICT technologies underpinning the European Open Science Cloud, the European Data Infrastructure, including EuroHPC Read MoreAboutInformation and Communication Technologies (ICT) »
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ICT Innovation for Manufacturing SMEs Read MoreAboutI4MS »
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Future and Emerging Technologies

Research and development of new technologies Read MoreAboutFuture and Emerging Technologies »
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e-Infrastructures are infrastructures, including computing and networking supporting scientific research Read MoreAboute-infrastructures »
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SME instrument

Supporting innovation at European SMEs Read MoreAboutSME instrument »
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Advisory Groups and Platforms



European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures

The main scope of ESFRI is to support a coherent and strategy-led approach to policy-making on Research Infrastructures in Europe and to facilitate multilateral initiatives leading to the better use and development of Research Infrastructures. The supercomputing organisation PRACE is one of them.

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