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  • TNC24 bids merci et au revoir to Rennes
    by Paul Maurice on June 13, 2024 at 19:53

    Le magnifique TNC24, the biggest TNC yet, came to an end today after a great week of presentations, parallel sessions, side meetings, BoFs, Lightning Talks, community hub collaboration, morning run mingling, coffee break collaboration, dinner discussions, and perfect pastries! Today’s closing plenary, jointly chaired by GÉANT CEO Erik Huizer and Chair of the TNC24 Programme […] The post TNC24 bids merci et au revoir to Rennes first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • CONNECT Interview: Dr Nataliya Kosmyna, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    by Rosanna Norman on June 13, 2024 at 17:48

    Dr Nataliya Kosmyna from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) closes the TNC24 plenary programme with her keynote “STEMAI: The Future of Computing”. Passionate about an idea of creating a partnership between Artificial Intelligence (AI) and human intelligence, for the past 14 years she has been working on designing solutions to control drones, robots and home […] The post CONNECT Interview: Dr Nataliya Kosmyna, Massachusetts Institute of Technology first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • The Vietsch Foundation awards the 2024 Medal of Honour to Christian Grimm
    by Rosanna Norman on June 13, 2024 at 14:30

    On Thursday 13 June the TNC24 stage in Rennes hosted the ceremony for the 2024 Medal of Honour by the Vietsch Foundation. Valentino Cavalli, the Chairman of the Board of the foundation’s Trustees, presented the prestigious award to Christian Grimm, CEO of DFN, the German NREN. “This year we received a large number of very valuable […] The post The Vietsch Foundation awards the 2024 Medal of Honour to Christian Grimm first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • The rendezvous begins: TNC24 opens in spectacular Rennes
    by Paul Maurice on June 11, 2024 at 14:53

    GÉANT CEO Erik Huizer this morning opened TNC24 in Rennes by warmly welcoming participants and expanding on our theme of Rendezvous a Rennes with his inspiring words, “Every encounter holds the potential to inspire, every discussion can lead to discovery, and every handshake or smile bridges the gap between cultures and professions.” He also reminded […] The post The rendezvous begins: TNC24 opens in spectacular Rennes first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • CONNECT Interview with Professor Paul Iske, Maastricht University
    by Rosanna Norman on June 11, 2024 at 11:10

    Brilliant Failures: fostering creativity and pushing boundaries We met with Professor Paul Iske who will be giving the opening keynote at TNC24. Professor at the School of Business and Economics at Maastricht University, Paul works on service and social innovation and his mission is to make organisations smarter and more innovative. He is also a […] The post CONNECT Interview with Professor Paul Iske, Maastricht University first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • Meet your 2024 GÉANT Community Award winner
    by Grace Cooper on June 11, 2024 at 11:07

    We are pleased to announce Marina Adomeit is this year’s GÉANT Community Award winner! Marina was nominated for her leadership of Trust and Identity work in successive GÉANT Projects and extensive AAI support for international user communities including EuroHPC.   “Enthusiasm, growth, challenge, fun, and friendship are what comes to mind when I think about […] The post Meet your 2024 GÉANT Community Award winner first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • Grab your copy of CONNECT46 at TNC24!
    by Silvia Fiore on June 11, 2024 at 10:45

    The latest issue of the CONNECT Magazine is fresh off the print and ready for you at the GÉANT booth at TNC24! If you prefer to read the digital copy, you can find it here. For CONNECT46, we put together a wide range of articles from across the GÉANT community on many different topics, such as: […] The post Grab your copy of CONNECT46 at TNC24! first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • GÉANT Association publishes Annual Report 2023
    by Paul Maurice on June 10, 2024 at 14:47

    The GÉANT Annual Report 2023 is published today, 10 June 2024, following approval at the General Assembly (GA) meeting held in Rennes, at the start of TNC24 week. This was the year that the EU’s Digital Decade and the Global Gateway went from general planning to the implementation phase, contributing to what was a busy but successful […] The post GÉANT Association publishes Annual Report 2023 first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • TNC24: Watch it online!
    by Grace Cooper on June 7, 2024 at 15:01

    If you are unable to attend TNC24 face to face in Rennes, then do not worry because you can register to access the Online Platform. The Online Platform enables you to ask questions and comment with peers and colleagues in the live chat room, watch various sessions through the live stream, and access on demand […] The post TNC24: Watch it online! first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • Registration for TNC24 closes on Thursday 6 June!
    by Grace Cooper on June 3, 2024 at 14:31

    6 June at midnight CEST is the deadline to register for your TNC24 pass to join us on 10-14 June 2024. This year’s TNC will be hosted by RENATER in Rennes, France, in Le Couvent des Jacobins, a former 14th century convent. If you are unable to join face to face in Rennes, don’t forget […] The post Registration for TNC24 closes on Thursday 6 June! first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • Cloud side events at TNC24 – GÉANT Cloud Horizons, Frameworks and Sensitive Data + SIG CISS
    by Leonardo Marino on June 3, 2024 at 13:16

    The GÉANT Clouds team and the Special Interest Group on Cloud Interoperable Software Stacks (SIG-CISS) invite you to their joint side meetings on Monday 10 June at TNC24 in Rennes, France. The two sessions will be held as two distinct but interconnected meetings, both touching on the role of NRENs in Trusted Research Environments (TREs), […] The post Cloud side events at TNC24 – GÉANT Cloud Horizons, Frameworks and Sensitive Data + SIG CISS first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • FTP24: The new wave of talent bringing innovation to the R&E Community
    by Grace Cooper on May 30, 2024 at 15:52

    The GÉANT Future Talent Programme (FTP) returns to nurture students and young professionals to grow and develop their skills through a unique opportunity provided by the GÉANT Learning and Development Team (GLAD). 17 talented individuals took part in the FTP this year, with sponsorship from 10 different NRENs. The programme provides one to one training […] The post FTP24: The new wave of talent bringing innovation to the R&E Community first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • TNC24 Partner Lounge Presentations
    by Karl Meyer on May 30, 2024 at 11:57

    PARTNER LOUNGE PROGRAMME This year, we will be offering a diverse range of presentations from our event partners. These sessions will take place on Tuesday 11 June and Wednesday 12 June and will be fully open sessions for all delegates. The partners will be sharing how they are supporting R&E around the world with innovative technologies and […] The post TNC24 Partner Lounge Presentations first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • Meet the New Special Interest Groups at TNC!
    by Grace Cooper on May 29, 2024 at 07:39

    The GÉANT Community Programme continues to expand and evolve, addressing the community’s most crucial topic areas. Providing a space for Special Interest Groups (SIGs) to take root facilitates knowledge and experience sharing across the community. With various emerging topic areas within the Research and Education Network sector, it has been an especially fruitful period for […] The post Meet the New Special Interest Groups at TNC! first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]

  • The TNC24 countdown begins! 2 weeks to go
    by Grace Cooper on May 28, 2024 at 13:21

    You have until 6 June to register to get your TNC24 pass to join on 10-14 June 2024. The conference will be hosted by RENATER in Le Couvent des Jacobins, in Rennes. But don’t despair! If you can’t attend TNC face to face, you can register for free access to the online platform which will broadcast […] The post The TNC24 countdown begins! 2 weeks to go first appeared on GÉANT CONNECT Online. […]