Provisional Members and Observers of the EOSC Association
Sofia University "St.Kliment Ohridski"
Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” is the oldest university in Bulgaria, established in 1888. Today it is being ranked number 1 in the country in mathematics, informatics, computer and natural sciences. It is the most prestigious educational and research centre and among the leading research universities in Southeast Europe. It participates in consortia that have won prestigious grants and our researchers receive regular scientific recognition indicated by highly cited research results.
Stichting Dutch Techcentre for Life sciences
/*-->*/ DTL has established a Dutch cooperative partnership of over 50 public and private organisations gathered around the interest to build shared solutions for life science data stewardship and data analysis. The DTL foundation acts as coordinator and facilitator of the DTL Alliance. As one of the foundational organisations behind the global FAIR movement, DTL has a strong track record in Open Science, with a strong emphasis on FAIR-based Data Stewardship.
In a changing and globalised world, Stockholm University contributes to the development of a sustainable democratic society through knowledge, enlightenment and the pursuit of truth, based on critical thinking. Ranked among the world’s top 100 universities, Stockholm University is one of Europe's leading centres for higher education and research in human science and science. With a large number of students, a wide range of education in close interaction with research, and a combination of independent basic research and strong applied research, Stockholm University contributes actively to society – a role that has characterized the University since its inception in 1878.
Swiss National Science Foundation
Mandated by the Swiss government, the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) supports scientific research in all academic disciplines. We select and fund the best research projects and support the most promising young researchers based on national competitive procedures.
SWITCH is the competent and trusted partner for digitalisation issues that jointly concern the education, research and innovation community in Switzerland. By providing a forward-looking and secure basic infrastructure, innovative solutions and targeted advice, and connecting relevant specialist communities, SWITCH helps universities and other partners within and outside the academic world to make effective and efficient use of the opportunities presented by digitalisation.
Technische Universiteit Delft
TU Delft provides scientific education, performs world-class research by combining science, engineering and design, transfers knowledge to society and promotes social responsibility. We develop and enhance the expertise of future leaders and educate professional and responsible engineers. In addition, we help to develop technology-driven, innovative solutions to societal problems through collaborations. We adhere to principles of professionalism, collaboration and openness.
The French National Research Agency
The French National Research Agency (ANR) is a public administrative institution under the authority of the French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation. ANR funds project-based research carried out by public operators cooperating with each other or with private companies. It also aims to strengthen the position of French research at European level and worldwide. Since 2010, the Agency is the national operator of the Investments for the Future programmes.
The Guild of European Research-Intensive Universities
Founded in 2016, The Guild comprises twenty of Europe’s most distinguished research-intensive universities in fifteen countries, and is dedicated to enhancing the voice of academic institutions, their researchers and their students. The Guild is committed to the pursuit of excellence, the importance of truth-seeking and trust-building as the foundation of public life, and the creation of new knowledge for the benefit of society, culture, and economic growth.
The International Association of Scientific, Technical and Medical Publishers
STM supports the mission to advance research worldwide, with over 140 members based in over 20 countries around the world. As academic and professional publishers, learned societies, university presses, start-ups and established players, STM membemrs work together to serve society by developing standards and technology to ensure research is of high quality, trustworthy and easy to access. STM promotes the contribution that publishers make to innovation, openness and the sharing of knowledge and embrace change to support the growth and sustainability of the research ecosystem. As a common good, STM provides data and analysis for all involved in the global activity of research.
The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey - Turkish Academic Network and Information Center
In 1996 Turkish Academic Network and Information Centre (ULAKBIM) was founded as an institute of TUBITAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey). ULAKBIM, as a public institute, is responsible for providing and operate the national academic network as well as HPC and data infrastructure (TRUBA) to support the research ecosystem in the country. Nationwide document supply services have been offered to the research and academia since the establishment of ULAKBIM.
The Technical University of Denmark (DTU)
The Technical University of Denmark (DTU) as a university of advanced technology is, via technical and natural sciences, to establish the basis for value creation and welfare in society through education, research, public sector consultancy and innovation. By innovation is meant research-based innovation aimed at generating added value. This will constitute DTU’s primary fulfilment of its dissemination obligation.
TIB Leibniz Information Centre for Science and Technology
TIB provides academia, research and business with literature and information. TIB is actively engaged in promoting Open Access and thus supports unrestricted, free access to scientific information. TIB is continuously expanding its role as a German information centre for the digitisation of science and technology. In particular, TIB coordinates the development of the Open Research Knowledge Graph aiming at creating a vast structured knowledge space for scholarly communication.
TU Wien («Technology for People») stands for academic excellence through research and wide-ranging competence through teaching. Its highly qualified staff operates world-class digital infrastructures including high-performance computing, and is actively engaged in the EOSC Secretariat as well as RDA Austria. TU Wien Bibliothek as knowledge hub hosts the Chair of the e-Infrastructures Reflection Group, which facilitates the integration of European e-Infrastructures and connected services.
The Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation Funding (UEFISCDI) is a legal public entity under the authority of the Ministry of Education and Research (MEC). UEFISCDI hosts and coordinates the Open Science Hub Romania (OSHRO), being the main connector to the European communities involved in open science. Currently, UEFISCDI through the OSHRO and in collaboration with MEC is developing the national strategic framework for Open Science.
Umeå University is a comprehensive university covering research and education in medicine, science and technology, social sciences, arts and humanities, and educational sciences. Since the earlies days of Umeå University, interdisciplinary collaboration has been a strong trait. This is evident in many of our most successful research environments and networks.