VENUS-C is delighted to welcome on board 15 new pilots at a special event hosted by the Microsoft Executive Briefing Center in Brussels, 9-10 June 2011.
Over the two days, presentations will be made by Enric Mitjana, GÉANT and eInfrastructures Unit of the European Commission, Project Director Andrea Manieri, Fabrizio Gagliardi, Project Management Board Chair, and as a special guest, Dennis Gannon, eXtreme Computing Cloud Engagement at Microsoft Research, U.S. Each of the new pilots will provide an overview of their application, its scope and expected outcomes. Day one wraps up with an Evening Networking Reception. Day two mainly focuses on training and technical support fostering an hands-on approach to the VENUS-C infrastructure.
The Launch Event is by invitation only but the live streaming will be available from the home page of the VENUS-C website (www.venus-c.eu).