VRE Working Group

Addressing the challenges of Virtual Research Environments

1 January 2010 - 1 December 2012,  00:00 - 00:00, 

Between 2009 and 2012 the KE Virtual Research Environments Working Group initiated a series of thematic workshops, bringing together experts around issues such as:

  • Increased understanding and implementation of VRE technologies in scientific practice
  • Greater uptake of VREs among researchers, especially in transnational collaboration
  • Better reuse and development of tools, especially interdisciplinary
  • A strategy for the future development of funding programmes
  • Informing the EU Commission on the importance of VREs to the European research area.

Members of the VRE Working Group

  • Louisa Dale, Jisc/Knowledge Exchange (lead)
  • John Doove, SURF, The Netherlands
  • Peter Verhaar, Leiden University, The Netherlands
  • Sigrun Eckelmann, DFG, Germany
  • Christian Wolff, University of Regensburg
  • Christopher Brown, Jisc, United Kingdom
  • Birte Christensen-Dalsgaard, The Royal Library, Denmark
  • Matthew Dovey, Jisc, United Kingdom
  • Lars Nondal, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark 

A collaboration between

  • dfg
  • csc-it center for science
  • jisc
  • cnrs
  • surf
  • deff