ERCET project plan submitted to Provinces

8 March 2015 - ERCET has taken its next step by submitting a project plan to the Provinces of Groningen and Drenthe. With its Northern-Dutch focus and expected economic spin-off in the region, the provinces are key stakeholders in making ERCET a true success.

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Shaping ERCET's science agenda

17 December 2014 - Yesterday, representatives from the University of Groningen, the University Medical Center Groningen, ASTRON and IBM came together in Groningen. Various scientists presented their research plans, answering questions as they went along. Afterwards, chairman Jan de Jeu led discussions on ERCET's scientific focus and organizational structure. This was one in a fruitful series of meetings, aimed at shaping the ERCET science agenda.

ERCET collaboration agreement signed

27 June 2014 - IBM, ASTRON, the Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy, and the University of Groningen (UoG) have announced a new collaboration to address some of the greatest societal challenges facing The Netherlands today including energy, healthcare and water management. On June 26, the ERCET cooperation agreement was signed by Marco de Vos, managing director of ASTRON, Harry van Dorenmalen, chairman IBM Europe and general manager IBM Netherlands, and Sibrand Poppema, president of the University of Groningen.

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