Current opportunities in ESA’s scientific space missions

14. 12. 2018

The European Space Agency (ESA) is currently preparing several scientific space missions within its Science Programme – small missions (“S”),

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Large research infrastructures´ funding approved by the Government of the Czech Republic

12. 12. 2018

Prague, 12th December 2018 – Large research infrastructures were approved by the Government of the Czech Republic for public funding

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CESNET presents unique 8K video transmission technology in Tokyo

10. 12. 2018

Prague, 05 December 2018 At the prestigious international trade fair BEE 2018 in Tokyo, the CESNET association and intoPIX presented

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European Spallation Source enters the Initial Operations Phase

6. 12. 2018

Lund, 3 – 4 December 2018 – The 14th European Spallation Source ERIC Council Meeting was held in Lund, Sweden.

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Launch of the European Open Science Cloud Portal

26. 11. 2018

On 23rd November 2018 the European Open Science Cloud Portal, which is available on, was launched. The European Open

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ELIXIR CZ Annual Conference 2018

20. 11. 2018

The annual conference of the Czech National Infrastructure for Biological Data – ELIXIR CZ is held on 21 – 22

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15th CTAO Council Meeting

19. 11. 2018

La Palma, 13th – 14th November 2018 – The 15th Council Meeting of CTAO (Cherenkov Telescope Array Observatory) was held

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BBMRI-ERIC Assembly of Members

16. 11. 2018

Breukelen, 13th November 2018 – The 12th Session of Assembly of Members of BBMRI‑ERIC took place at the Business University Nyenrode in Breukelen,

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What are the large research infrastructures?

Large research infrastructures are unique facilities of high knowledge and technology expertise, which are operated on the basis of open access policy principles. Host institutions operate the large research infrastructures for all their potential users, coming both from research organisations and/or innovative enterprises. Large research infrastructures enable user communities to achieve cutting-edge results in fundamental and applied research and to develop state-of-the-art technologies with a high potential for application in innovative products and services of a high added value.

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