This call for proposals aims at research and development of disruptive solutions associated with big data handling, big data analytics and related computational methods in order to be able to address the novel cross-sectoral scientific challenges described in the Commit2Data White Paper.
Since this is a joint eScience Center and NWO call for proposals directed towards Commit2Data challenges, the horizontal intersecting themes of Commit2Data are aligned with the core technological competences of the eScience Center.
When to apply
The deadline for the submission of pre-proposals is 18 May 2017, 14:00 CEST.
The deadline for submission of full proposals is 31 August 2017 14:00 CEST.
To allow interested applicants to get acquainted with the eScience Center’s strategy and approach, the role of the eScience Research Engineers, the capabilities of the Dutch National e-Infrastructure, the software technologies implemented and applied by the eScience Center, and the aim of this call for proposals, an information event will be organized at the eScience Center (Amsterdam, Science Park 140) on 4 April 2017, from 14:00 - 17:00hrs.
Registration is required (below). Presence of at least one applicant at the information event is highly recommended, but not mandatory.