When:
November 25, 2020 – November 26, 2020 all-day
2020-11-25T00:00:00+01:00
2020-11-27T00:00:00+01:00
Where:
Online

1st Horizon Cloud Summit 2020

“The digital transformation of the EU economy depends on the availability and uptake of secure, energy-efficient, affordable and high-quality data processing capacities, such as those offered by cloud infrastructures and services, both in data centres and at the edge.”

A European strategy for data, February 2020

Let’s shape together the new strategy for Cloud Computing in Europe!

The Horizon Cloud Summit 2020 aims at gathering researchers and innovators, Cloud stakeholders, as well as Cloud initiatives and projects to be on top of the relevant technology and market developments. The main objectives are to:

  • Discuss and shape the Strategic Agenda for Research, Innovation and Deployment of Cloud Computing in Europe as a crucial step to guide future public and private investments, by identifying the main research, innovation and deployment opportunities and challenges.
  • Share information on the latest advancements in the European Cloud Computing landscape, including relevant research initiatives, regulations, innovation, market opportunities, emerging use cases, as well as markets and business models.
  • Increase collaboration among Cloud stakeholders and foster the creation of synergies across the European Cloud Computing ecosystem, that will ensure its growth.

Why participate?

The Horizon Cloud Summit 2020 will be an opportunity to:

  • Contribute to the shaping of a Strategic Agenda for Research, Innovation and Deployment of Cloud Computing in Europe (2021-2027)
  • Follow inspiring talks by Cloud Computing experts and prominent representatives from inside and outside the European Cloud Computing community

    Submit your contribution now!

    • Answer to our call for submissions and get the chance to:
      • Animate thematic panels & workshops on research, innovation and policy topics of central relevance to consolidate and grow the European Cloud Computing initiative
      • Showcase your outcomes / demos and use cases from ongoing European Cloud Computing projects
      • Foster sessions for collaborative exchange of experiences among European Cloud Computing players
      • Facilitate access to available resources (especially for European SMEs), networking and synergies across several European Cloud Computing initiatives

    The TOP 3 objectives to make your stay a success:

    1. Meet new contacts in a time and cost-efficient way
    2. Discover new Cloud Computing products & services
    3. Get information about latests trends in the Cloud Computing scene