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ICT 2013

Advanced cloud infrastructures and Services/Boosting public sector productivity and innovation

Room H1A, 07/11/2013 (16:00-16:45)

This session will present two LEIT objectives: ICT – 7 "Advanced Cloud Infrastructures and Services" and ICT- 8 "Boosting public sector productivity and innovation through cloud computing services". The main focus of objective ICT – 7 is research in the area of cloud computing. In addition, it includes a small innovation action focusing on platforms for trusted cloud systems as well as coordination and support actions. In the case of objective ICT – 8 the focus is on the adoption of cloud computing services by the public sector through the use of the Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP) and Public Procurement of Innovative solutions (PPI) instruments.


16:00 Presentation of objectives ICT-7 and ICT-8; Jorge Gasós, Unit Software, Services and Cloud, DG CONNECT

16:10 Cloud Computing Roadmap; Keith Jeffery, Chair of the Cloud Expert Group

16:20 Cloud for Europe: Pre-commercial procurement in clouds; Marit Lani, C4E

16:30 Q&A

Organised by: Jorge GASOS (European Commission, Belgium)

Group: Future Internet


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