HIP NEWS April 18th 2017

HIP NEWS April 18th 2017
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ERC SEMINAR IN ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES
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Wednesday 19 April 2017 at 9:30 – 14:00 in E204 in Physicum, Kumpula
People involved in the Center of Excellence in Atmospheric Sciences have received approximately 10% of all ERC grants nominated to Finland since 2008. Next year is the 10th anniversary of the first grants. To celebrate this we have organized a public seminar.
Program in flamma https://hy.etapahtuma.fi/Default.aspx?tabid=419&id=46110
http://www.atm.helsinki.fi/FCoE/

You can follow the event live https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NGiBbupnR6Y

CERN SCHOOL OF COMPUTING 2017
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Applications are open for the 2017 CERN School of Computing (CSC 2017) which takes place on 27 Aug – 9 Sept 2017 in Madrid, Spain.

The School is organized in collaboration with Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM). It will cover a wide range of topics, such as data storage and management technologies, fundamental concepts of physics computing, and many other areas including software engineering, computer architecture, computing security and networking.

All details, including the application form, can be found at https://indico.cern.ch/e/csc2017

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS WEDNESDAY 10 MAY.

The School is limited to 60 students. The total fee is EUR 1200 per student (financial support may be available for justified cases).

For all enquiries and correspondence related to the School, please email computing.school [at] cern.ch

THE ACADEMY’S APRIL 2017 CALL
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Applications for the Academy of Finland’s April 2017 call can be submitted as of Monday 3 April. The call closes on Wednesday 26 April at 16.15 local Finnish time.

Academy Programmes
Radiation Detectors for Health, Safety and Security (RADDESS), call for letters of intent
Health from Science (TERVA), call for letters of intent

More information in flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/SuomenAkatemia-Tutkimusasiat/Academy-of-Finland-April-Call

CALL ANNOUNCEMENT, FACULTY OF SCIENCE: INTERNAL RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURE FUNDING 2017
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The Faculty of Science announces an internal infrastructure funding call for medium-sized research infrastructures (investment between 50 000 EUR – 200 000 EUR) within the Kumpula campus.
Flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/fi/HY362679

TIP YOUR HAT FOR SCIENCE!
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March For Science is organized around the world on 22 April to support importance of scientific knowledge in the society. We also join in Helsinki with our own March For Science – Tiedemarssi. Take your colleagues, friends and family with you and come to celebrate science!
We gather up at Kansalaistori around 11 am. The march will end at the Senate Square, where there are a few speaks on behalf of science as well as a hat tip for science. Take your hat with you (dr. hat, ylioppilaslakki, any hat)! After the march University of Helsinki opens its doors to everyone and organizes public lectures. Find also the interesting events in the museums.
Program and information tiedemarssi.fi

Event web page https://www.facebook.com/events/728814440621221/
Twitter https://twitter.com/ScienceMarchFI
Main event’s web site https://www.marchforscience.com/
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