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Open Consultation on "FIRE in Horizon 2020"

Following the open cosultation a Workshop on "FIRE in Horizon 2020" took place on 21 September 2012 in Brussels to endorse a common position and identify concrete objectives, mechanisms and expected impact.




  • Opening: Experimental Platforms as a Priority in H2020 – Mário Campolargo, Director, Net Futures, DG CONNECT, EC
  • FIRE+: addressing H2020 challenges – Per Blixt, HoU, Experimental Platforms, DG CONNECT, EC
  • Area Presentations – Chairman: Per Blixt, EC

Network Infrastructure for Advanced Network Experimentation – Mauro Campanella, GARR

Experimental Facilities towards 2020 – Piet Demeester, IBBT

Smart Cities: a Vision for the Future – José Antonio Galache, Univ. Cantabria

Breakout Sessions

  • Advanced Network Experimentation

    GEYSERS, Mantychore – Sergi Figuerola, i2CAT

    IRATI – Eduard Grasa, i2CAT

  • Towards a European Experimental Infrastructure

    FIRE AB – Anastasius Gavras, Eurescom

    UBICITEC – Pedro Marron, Univ. Duisburg-Essen

    PLANET – Aníbal Ollero, Univ. Seville

    BonFIRE – Josep Martrat, Atos

    GEANT – Michael Enrico, DANTE

  • Smart Cities as an Experimental Platforms

    Cities Evolved – Steve Lewis, Living PlanIT

    CitySDK – Jarmo Eskelinen, Forum Virium

    FIREball, AmpliFIRE– Hans Schaffers, Aalto Univ.

    OutSmart – Thomas Luckenbach, Fraunhofer

    SMARTiP – Jelle Monstrey, City of Ghent

    SmartSantander – José A. Galache, Univ. Cantabria

Breakout Sessions Reporting

We will upload very soon the final report of the Consultation, together with the reports of the parallel sessions.

For discussions and networking we invite you to join the linkedin.jpg FIRE Group


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