On 5 October 2017 the EuroHPC initiative gathered all Member States to discuss the importance of High Performance Computing (HPC) for the digital economy and the necessity of implementing this project at European level. During this meeting, the signatory MS of the EuroHPC declaration provided testimonials of their interest and role in the EuroHPC initiative. This served to illustrate to all the other MS the incentives to collaborate at European level. Read the full story here.
In addition, the targeted stakeholder consultation on the High Performance Computing (HPC) initiative in Europe and the EuroHPC inception impact assessment ran from 3 August to 5 September 2017. The summary report, published in October, takes stock of the contributions and presents preliminary trends that emerge from them, focusing on the quantitative aspects of the consultation input.