project is happy to announce the School for Application Porting to Science Gateways to be held in Catania, Italy, on 9-20 June 2014. The event is in technical sponsorship with the IEEE TCSC Technical Area on Science Gateways
The school aims at increasing the number of scientific applications running on the e-Infrastructures addressed by CHAIN-REDS and integrated in Science Gateways deployed in the regions targeted by the project.
The school is done in collaboration, for what concerns the applications that will be taken into account, with the agINFRA and eI4Africa projects.
Applications can be either proposed by the registrants or assigned to the participants at the beginning of the school. Applications can be proposed following the link Propose an application
Application proposal submission: 31st of May 2014
To fulfill the goal of this school, the program, based both on lectures and hands-on practices, will cover in-depth the main topics of the Catania Science Gateways Framework and will provide the know-how to integrate applications in Science Gateways implemented with that frameowrk.
In order to best profit of the school, please have a careful look at the Requirements
To maximize the didactic impact and effectiveness, the number of applications to be ported will be limited to 13-15.
Please check with the Italian consulate/embassy in your country whether or not a visa is necessary to enter Italy. You can also visit this page
to get useful information about visas.
If you need an invitation letter to ask for the visa in your country, please contact Roberto Barbera at firstname.lastname@example.org