Workshop of e-Infrastructure for Public Sector


When:  21-23 March, 2013

Where: West University of Timisoara, Room 045C (ground floor),  Romania


  • ensure a  better knowledge of the status of the e-Infrastructures usage in Romania as well as the identification of the national competences, interests and activities in HPC
  • facilitate the contact and communication between national e-Infrastructure providers and the users from the public sector
  • ensure a transfer of knowledge and good practices in e-Infrastructure management between the HOST strategic partners and the Romanian providers and users

Expected participants:

  • representatives of the HOST strategic partners,
  • representatives of the public sector,
  • representatives from the national funding agencies in charge with e-Infrastructures projects,
  • national e-Infrastructure providers,
  • other e-Infrastructure users



21 March 2013

14:30-15:15 Preliminary session
(in the framework of IBM Academic Days for Universities in Romania – Aula BCUT): 

Overview of  e-infrastructures based research activities
at the West University of Timisoara

22 March 2013

08:30-09:00 Registration

09:00-09:30 Opening

  • Viorel Negru (UVT) – Welcome from UVT

09:30-10:15 Session 1: National support e-infrastructures based research

10:15 – 10:30 Coffee break

10:30-12:00 Session 2:  e-Infrastructure requirements for public services (I)

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch break

13:00-14:00 Session 3:  Case studies   

14:00 – 14:30 Coffee break

14:30-16:00 Session 4: e-Infrastructure requirements for public services (II)

16:00-16:30 Coffee break

16:30-18:00 Session 5:  UVT-HPC center

23 March 2013

9:00-10:00 Session 6: Romanian e-infrastructure. Round table

  • Moderator: Andrei Paraschiv (MEN)

10:00-10:30 Coffee break

10:30-13:00 Session 7:  Research activities based on e-infrastructures

13:00: Closing

During the event