iSGTW - International Science Grid This Week
iSGTW - International Science Grid This Week
Null

Home > iSGTW 05 March 2008 > iSGTW Link of the week - Statistics from the 3rd EGEE User Forum


Link of the week - Statistics from the 3rd EGEE User Forum


As promised, the EGEE User Forum, held in Clermont-Ferrand, France, delivered great food, great wine and smelly cheese.
Image courtesy of Y. Legré, HealthGrid, 2008

Last month’s 3rd EGEE User Forum, held from 11-14 February in Clermont-Ferrand, France, attracted more than 300 attendees to more than 100 presentations, 19 demos and 36 posters.

Plenary sessions included presentations on the European Grid Initiative Design Study , the High Energy Physics Grid and the SHARE project.

The 19 demonstrated grid applications ranged from mathematical models of living cells to bioinformatics portals, as well as tools to make using grids simpler and easier to control.

The Health-e-Child project, represented by Jerome Revillard and David Manset, won the prize for the best demonstration with their Gateway and Case Reasoner, a concrete implementation and use-case of a gLite-based healthgrid for European paediatrics.

EGEE plays an active and invaluable role by supporting the HeC community in better understanding how best to use gLite, how to gridify biomedical applications and stay up to speed with ongoing developments,” says demo-winner David Manset, director of biomedical applications at maat Gknowledge.

Emmanuel Medernach of LPC, France, won the poster prize for his project “Fair Grid Scheduling,” which looked at ways of efficiently sharing grid resources. Other posters covered applications, tools, dashboards and methods for making the grid more accessible.

“Looking back over the three annual EGEE user fora, the basic question has changed from ‘if’ grids can be used to produce scientific results to ‘how best’ to use grids for these ends, as well as new business models,” says Bob Jones, EGEE project director.

EGEE will hold its next conference, EGEE’08, in Istanbul, Turkey, from 22-26 September 2008.

 

Tags:



Null
 iSGTW 22 December 2010

Feature – Army of Women allies with CaBIG for online longitudinal studies

Special Announcement - iSGTW on Holiday

Video of the Week - Learn about LiDAR

 Announcements

NeHC launches social media

PRACE announces third Tier-0 machine

iRODS 2011 User Group Meeting

Jobs in distributed computing

 Subscribe

Enter your email address to subscribe to iSGTW.

Unsubscribe

 iSGTW Blog Watch

Keep up with the grid’s blogosphere

 Mark your calendar

December 2010

13-18, AGU Fall Meeting

14-16, UCC 2010

17, ICETI 2011 and ICSIT 2011

24, Abstract Submission deadline, EGI User Forum

 

January 2011

11, HPCS 2011 Submission Deadline

11, SPCloud 2011

22, ALENEX11

30 Jan – 3 Feb, ESCC/Internet2

 

February 2011

1 - 4, GlobusWorld '11

2, Lift 11

15 - 16, Cloudscape III


More calendar items . . .

 

FooterINFSOMEuropean CommissionDepartment of EnergyNational¬†Science¬†Foundation RSSHeadlines | Site Map