International projects and collaborative networks

CSC expands Finland's national service offering through European cooperation. CSC is a partner in many international projects and European e-infrastructure and grid projects. A list of CSC's international projects projects can be found below. CSC's international cooperation are of direct benefit to research teams in Finland.

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News about the projects are published in the News section, CSC blog, @CSC online magazine and in CSC's social media channels.

Per Öster, Director, Research Infrastructures, CSC
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The AARC2 (the Authentication and Authorisation for Research and Collaboration) project will improve the adoption of federated access among different communities and help to avoid a future in... Read More »
The CORBEL project (Coordinated Research Infrastructures Building Enduring Life-science Services) will to develop the tools, services and data management required by cutting-edge European... Read More »
The E-CAM (An e-infrastructure for software, training and consultancy in simulation and modelling) project receives funding from the Horizon 2020 programme. The five-year project, started in... Read More »
ELIXIR, the European life-science infrastructure for biological information, is a unique and unprecedented initiative that consolidates Europe's national centres, services, and core... Read More »
EMREX EMREX ( Field trial on the impact of enabling easy mobility on recognition of external studies ) is an Erasmus+ project funded by the European Commission. The objective for EMREX is... Read More »
The ENVRIplus (Common Operations of Environmental Research Infrastructures) project will enhance collaboration and interoperability in the environmental sciences. CSC's role in the project... Read More »
The European Open Science Could for Research Pilot Project will establish the governance framework for the EOSC and contribute to the development of European open science policy and best... Read More »
The world is clearly experiencing climate change, and this is particularly evident in the polar regions. Scientists are in need of tools for measuring, predicting and evaluating these changes in... Read More »
EUDAT – European Data Infrastructure – is a research data infrastructure initiative funded by the European Commission which aims to build a sustainable pan-European infrastructure for research... Read More »
In the networking area CSC participates in GÉANT's GN4 project as a member of NORDUnet (Nordic Infrastructure for Research and Education). GÉANT is the pan-European research and education... Read More »
Knowledge Exchange (KE) is a co-operative effort that supports the use and development of Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) infrastructure for research, and promotes open... Read More »
The NOMAD (Novel Materials Discovery) project will develop "big-data analytics" for materials science. Essentially every new commercial product, be they smart phones, solar cells, batteries,... Read More »
The Nordic e-Infrastructure Collaboration (NeIC) is an organisation that facilitates the development and operation of high-quality e-Infrastructure solutions in areas of joint Nordic interest.... Read More »
The Nordic countries collaborate actively on network services for Higher Education Institutions and scientific community. Collaboration has started already in 1980. NORDUnet (... Read More »
PRACE (Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe) is the European high performance computing (HPC) infrastructure. PRACE has 25 members, representing European Union Member States and... Read More »
RDA (Research Data Alliance) Europe is the European plug-in to the Research Data Alliance (RDA). The goal of RDA is to create a global infrastructure for data: to accelerate... Read More »
Public registers, biobanks, health registers and research projects are examples of actors that collect and store vast amounts of data that has huge potential for advancing scientific research.... Read More »

CSC is also part of the following projects: