Members

Members and Observers of the EOSC Association include research funders, research performing organisations, research infrastructures, data service providers and others.

You can browse and filter the list below to learn more about the organisations currently involved in the EOSC Association. Mandated Organisations are also considered as members.

Please find a full PDF list of all provisional members and provisional observers (as of 20 November 2020)

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France

Couperin is an academic consortium, it includes more than 270 universities, research organizations, high schools, the national library, academic hospitals and others institutions. The consortium negotiates with publishers the prices and conditions of access to scientific publications for the benefit of its members. It promotes open science and has developed an expertise, it supports open access initiatives (journals, platforms and repositories), organize training to develop open science skills.  

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Netherlands

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Finland

CSC is a non-profit state enterprise with special tasks. As part of the national research system, we develop, integrate and provide high-quality information technology services and ensure that Finland remains at the forefront of development. CSC has an important role as an instrument for steering and developing the Ministry of Education and Culture's education, science and cultural policy.

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Netherlands

DANS is the Dutch national centre of expertise and repository for research data. We help researchers make their data available for reuse. This allows researchers to use the data for new research and makes published research verifiable and reproducible. With more than 150,000 datasets and a staff of 60, DANS is one of the leading repositories in Europe. DANS is an institute of KNAW (Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences) and NWO (Dutch Research Council). 

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Germany

The DFG as the self-governing organisation for science and research in Germany serves all areas of science and the humanities by funding research projects and facilitating national and international collaboration. It devotes special attention to the advancement and training of early career researchers. DFG promotes gender equality and advises parliaments and public interest institutions on scientific matters. It fosters relations between the research community and society and the private sector.

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Germany

DESY has committed to fundamental research into the structure and functioning of matter, preparing the knowledge base necessary for the world of tomorrow. The research centre is making a unique and important contribution to the development of our society’s future. Our responsibility, however, is to remain continuously aware of the values and work ethos we seek to pursue in the fulfillment of these goals and obligations.

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France

The Digital Research Infrastructure for the Arts and Humanities (DARIAH) enhances and supports digitally-enabled research and teaching across the arts and humanities. As a distributed research infrastructure, DARIAH relies on interconnected infrastructural nodes spread across Europe in 19 member countries that together provide a sustainable portfolio of tools and services as well as a network of people and knowledge for the arts and humanities research communities.

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United Kingdom

Digital Science is a technology company serving the needs of scientific and research communities at key points along the full cycle of research. They invest in, nurture and support innovative businesses and technologies that make all parts of the research process more open, efficient and effective.

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Netherlands

The EGI Foundation enables the EGI Federation to serve international research and innovation. The EGI Federation is an international e-infrastructure providing advanced computing and data analytics for research and innovation. For more than a decade, the federation has been delivering large-scale data analysis capabilities to thousands of researchers covering all scientific disciplines. The EGI Federation provides technical and non-technical services, including integrated and secure distributed high throughput and cloud computing, storage and data management services, consultancy and support, training and co-development. The EGI Federation's mission is to deliver open solutions for advanced computing and data analytics in research and innovation. This mission is pursued by coordinating and provisioning an international federated infrastructure that pools together service providers from both the public and private sector in Europe to develop, integrate and deliver digital services for compute- and data-intensive research and innovation. As an open initiative with a global outlook, the EGI Federation also connects service providers beyond Europe following the collaboration needs of the served communities.

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Italy

An international research centre, specialized in generating high-quality synchrotron and free-electron laser light and applying it in materials and life sciences. The light sources Elettra and FERMI supply light to more than 30 experimental stations producing 1 PB of scientific data per year.

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Netherlands

Elsevier is a global information analytics business that helps scientists and clinicians to find new answers, reshape human knowledge, and tackle the most urgent human crises. Today, Elsevier provides a new generation of platforms and digital solutions for strategic research management, R&D, clinical decision support, professional education, e.g. ScienceDirect, Scopus, SciVal, ClinicalKey. Elsevier publishes e-books, reference works and over 2,500 journals, incl. The Lancet, and Cell.

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Spain

Red.es is the Spanish Government Agency in charge of promoting digital transformation. For this purpose, Red.es, among other tasks, manages RedIRIS, the Spanish National Research and Education Network (NREN). RedIRIS provides advanced connectivity services, as well as other ICT services (including security, AAI, cloud services and others) to over 500 academic and scientific institutions,such as universities and research centres. RedIRIS is a member of GÉANT, the association of European NRENs.

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Switzerland

Freedom and individual responsibility, entrepreneurial spirit and open-​mindedness: ETH Zurich stands on a bedrock of true Swiss values. Our university for science and technology dates back to the year 1855, when the founders of modern-​day Switzerland created it as a centre of innovation and knowledge. At ETH Zurich, students discover an ideal environment for independent thinking, researchers a climate which inspires top performance. Situated in the heart of Europe, yet forging connections all over the world, ETH Zurich is pioneering effective solutions to the global challenges of today and tomorrow.

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Finland

The EUDAT Collaborative Data Infrastructure (or EUDAT CDI) is one of the largest infrastructures of integrated data services and resources supporting research in Europe. It is sustained by a network of more than 20 European research organisations, data and computing centres. This infrastructure and its services have been developed in close collaboration with over 50 research communities spanning across many different scientific disciplines and involved at all stage of the design process. The EUDAT CDI supports the vision of the European Open Science Cloud offering open and seamless services for storage, management, analysis and re-use of research data, across borders and scientific disciplines.

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Germany

EURAMET e. V. is the European Association of National Metrology Institutes. The science of measurement, metrology, is vital for scientific research, trade and industry, and our daily lives. Modern society could not function without it. EURAMET coordinates research in measurement across Europe to enable the high accuracy, low uncertainty measurements that society requires. For more than a decade we have implemented metrology research programmes jointly funded by member states and the EU.