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Visibility and value – marketing communications community groups review progress

How can research and education networks show their value – to funders, customers, and other stakeholders and audiences? What evidence shows value, and how do you gather this evidence? Participants of SIG-Marcomms (Special Interest Group on Marketing Communications) and the… Continue Reading →

Global Research Platform (GRP) workshop, September

Registration is now open for the Global Research Platform (GRP) workshop, to be held 17-18 September 2019 at the University of California San Diego. The website provides detailed information on the program, the venue and hotels in the vicinity. Registration… Continue Reading →

Introducing MyAcademicID – an e-identity scheme for European students

Since January 2019, the portfolio of Trust and Identity activities within GÉANT has a new addition: MyAcademicID. On behalf of the NRENs, GÉANT, RENATER and SUNET participate in the project, which is led by the European University Foundation (EUF). The… Continue Reading →

Final reminder – webinar on AARC extensions to REFEDS Assurance Framework, 27 June

If you’re a technical decision maker or Authentication and Authorisation Infrastructure (AAI) architect for a research collaboration, this webinar is for you!  On 27 June (this week Thursday) join experts from the AARC (Authentication and Authorisation for Research and Collaboration) project… Continue Reading →

GÉANT Annual Report 2018

“Recent years have seen a variety of micro and macro-economic changes for GÉANT, the NREN community and the European environment: from the TERENA and DANTE merger to the unexpected outcome of the British referendum and the current instability in the… Continue Reading →

GÉANT and Maeen join forces in support of Saudi-European research & education collaborations

During the TNC19 event last week in Tallinn, GÉANT and the Saudi Research and Innovation Network (Maeen) signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC), expressing their commitment to join forces in support of R&E collaborations between Europe and the Kingdom of… Continue Reading →

Brighten the future of Trust & Identity

The TIM – Trust and Identity Incubator Mentorship – programme is a new and exciting initiative that brings together ambitious young minds and subject matter experts to pioneer and prototype new ideas in the field of Trust and Identity. Introducing… Continue Reading →

TNC19: Martin Bech’s pictures

For many years now, Martin Bech (Head of NREN at DeiC) has chronicled TNC in his own inimitable style, with pictures before and during the conference, giving a personal account of the conference as seen by Martin. Interesting not just… Continue Reading →

Faster connectivity between Asia and Europe for research and education

A new secure 100Gbps link is set to boost research and education collaboration between Asia Pacific region and Europe with shorter, faster, cheaper connectivity. An international consortium of six research and education (R&E) networks, including AARNet (Australia), GÉANT (Europe), NORDUnet… Continue Reading →

The Vietsch Foundation awards the 2019 medal of honour to Claudio Allocchio

The Vietsch Foundation awards the 2019 medal of honour to Claudio Allocchio, senior technical officer for advanced applications and security areas at GARR, the Italian Research and Education Network. Submitted by John DyerClick here to read the full article

TNC19 opens with a focus on how technology can help society

Keynote speakers Siim Sikkut and Linnar Viik today opened TNC19, and in so doing kicked off the GÉANT community’s annual conference held this year in Tallinn, Estonia. Their joint talk focused on efforts to strengthen the Estonian Society with Technology…. Continue Reading →

Mapping the global R&E community

GÉANT’s global map has become something of an icon over the years! It has illustrated very well not only how R&E data moves from one country to another, but how networking has evolved as the global community has grown. And… Continue Reading →

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