Communication network development - call for proposals

May 12, 2005

Brussels, 11 May 2005

The European Commission has launched a call for proposals entitled 'Communication network development - e-infrastructure - Grid initiatives' under the Research Infrastructures section of the Sixth Framework Programme (FP6).

The objective of this scheme in support of existing research infrastructures is to create, in conjunction with the thematic research area on Information Society Technologies (IST), a denser network between related initiatives, in particular by establishing a high-capacity and high-speed communications network for all researchers in Europe (GÉANT) and specific high performance Grids and test-beds (GRIDs).

A total indicative budget of 55 million euro is foreseen for this call.

Interested parties are invited to consult the original call text for information on which instruments should be used for proposals.

To see the full details of the call, please consult the following web address:
http:/// tures/cal l_details.cfm?CALL_ID=209
Remarks: The deadline for submitting proposal documents is 8.9.2005.

Before contacting the Commission, proposers are strongly advised to consult the original call text in the Official Journal of the European Union at the reference below.

CORDIS RTD-NEWS / © European Communities
Item source: h ttp:// ALLER=NHP_EN_NEWS&ACTION=D&SESSION=&RCN= EN_RCN_ID:23809 Previous Item Back to Titles Print Item Selection and Arrangement Copyright © 2005 Public Info Net Ltd.

to read this article.

Register to continue

Get a month's unlimited access to THE content online. Just register and complete your career summary.

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments