The Presidency event "The European Open Science Cloud: Austria takes initiative" on 30 October 2018 at the University of Vienna. A full-day event, covering all aspects of existing national and regional EOSC-ready programs. The session was concluded with a panel discussion on how the EOSC can be implemented effectively at the Member State level. The conference took place at the University of Vienna and was organized in collaboration with a team of senior experts of the Library and Archive Services of the University of Vienna, the Vienna University Computer Center, the Center for Research Data Management of TU Wien, the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research - BMBWF/ unit responsible for technical science and the European Commission.
Conference Speakers: Regina Hitzenberger (University of Vienna: Vice-Rector), Barbara Weitgruber (BMBWF: Director General), Jean-Claude Burgelman (EC), Stefan Hanslik (Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research), Stephan Kuster (Secretary General Science Europe), Klement Tockner (President of Austrian Science Fund), Barend Mons (Director GOFAIR International Support and Coordination Office, Leiden), Allan Hanbury (Data Intelligence, TU Wien), Erik Steinfelder (Director General at BBMRI-ERIC, Graz), Lars Kaczmirek (Head of AUSSDA, University of Vienna), Günter Mühlberger (Coordinator READ Project, University of Innsbruck), Tiziana Ferrari (EOSC Hub/EGI), Barbara Sánchez (RDA Austria, TU Wien), Wolfgang Wagner (Head of Department of Geodesy and Geoinformation TU Wien), Ernst Haunschmid (VSC Research Center, TU Wien), Jean-Claude Burgelman (EC).
Panel Discussion with: Paolo Budroni (University of Vienna), Donatella Castelli (CNR Pisa), Ingrid Dillo (DANS), Gabriele von Voigt (E-IRG Chair, University of Hannover), Stefan Hanslik (Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research), Peter Stanchev (Bulgarien Academy of Science), Judith Rabfogel-Scheer (Austrian federal ministry of transport, innovation and technology)
Conference Moderation: Tony Ross-Hellauer (Senior Researcher, Know-Center/Graz University of Technology)
Conference Website: https://eosc18-ati.univie.ac.at/home/