ICRI 2018 - 4th International Conference on Research Infrastructures

Event date
September 12-1, 2018
Venue
Vienna
Country
Austria
Short description
ICRI 2018 will take place in Vienna, Austria on 12-14 September 2018 and  will be co-organised by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy (BMWFW) and the European Commission. 

Description

Participants from more than 50 countries are expected to take part in this event. Speakers representing high-level stakeholders from across the globe and highly profiled institutions will intervene in the debate. ICRI 2018 aims at:

  • providing a forum for strategic discussion on international cooperation for research infrastructures at global level;
  • highlighting the essential role of research infrastructures in addressing global challenges and contributing to Sustainable Development Goals;
  • reflecting on the needs, development, and operation of global and national research infrastructures;
  • building on the outcomes of ICRI 2016, discussing existing and emerging challenges faced by RI stakeholders and investigating policy options and possible steps forward.
Among other things, ICRI 2018 aims at providing a forum for strategic discussion on international cooperation for research infrastructures at global level;     highlighting the essential role of research infrastructures; reflecting on the needs, development, and operation of global and national research infrastructures.
The detailed programme for ICRI 2018 is currently being developed in cooperation with high-level international experts on research infrastructures. Participation in ICRI 2018 will be possible by invitation only.
 
Source and further information: LTER-Europe
 

Geographical focus
  • European Union (EU 28)
  • International; Other
  • WBC
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • Cross-thematic/Interdisciplinary
Event type
  • Conference in EU/international

Entry created by Admin WBC-RTI.info on December 27, 2017
Modified on December 27, 2017