Members

The Association is comprised of Members and Observers.

Members and Observers must:

  • Be a legal entity established in accordance with the laws and customs of the country of origin or be constituted as an intergovernmental organisation pursuant to an international treaty in accordance with principles of international law. They cannot be a department of national governments or ministries;
  • Confirm in writing that they embrace and endorse the vision of the Association and adhere to its values;
  • Have a substantial and significant interest in, and potential contribution to or impact on, EOSC;
  • Fall into one or more of the following categories of organisations: a. Research funding organisation; b. Research performing organisation; c. Service providing organisation; d. Other organisation.

All Members should have a presence in an EU Member State or Associated Country, or any other country associated with the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation. Observers may be established outside this area. Each Member State or Associated Country that has one or more organisations that are Members of the Association may appoint one Member to act as its Mandated Organisation, to represent national interests. In addition, the EIROforum is permitted to mandate one of its members to represent the views of the Forum. Mandated Organisations can fall into any member category.

The General Assembly is the supreme authority of the Association and is composed of one Delegate per Member with voting rights and one Representative per Observer without voting rights.

National Institute of Biology

Slovenia

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National Library of Technology

Czech Republic

The National Library of Technology (NTK) is the largest and the oldest library of science and technology literature in the Czech Republic, with a c... Read more

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National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE)

France

INRAE was formed by the merger of INRA, the French National Institute for Agricultural Research, and IRSTEA, the French National Research Institute... Read more

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National Science Centre

Poland

NCN is a government agency, supervised by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education, set up in 2011 to support basic research in Poland.... Read more

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Nationale Forschungsdateninfrastruktur (NFDI) e.V.

Germany

In the German National Research Data Infrastructure (NFDI), valuable data from science and research are systematically accessed, n... Read more

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Naturhistorisches Museum Wien (Natural History Museum Vienna)

Austria

With a collection of more than 30 million objects and more than 800.000 visitors per year, the Natural History Museum Vienna is one of the world’s ... Read more

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Navarra de Servicios y Tecnologías S.A.

Spain

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NORDUnet A/S

Denmark

NORDUnet is a collaboration of the NRENs of the five Nordic countries; Denmark (DeiC), Iceland (RHnet), Norway (Uninett), Sweden (SUNET), and Finla... Read more

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Observatoire de Paris - PSL

France

Founded in 1667, Observatoire de Paris - PSL is the largest national research center for astronomy.... Read more

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open science for open societies - os4os gemeinnützige UG (haftungsbeschränkt)

Germany

open science and for open societies - os4os is a non-profit organization that focuses on the transfer of research results to civil society and indu... Read more

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OpenAIRE

Greece

OpenAIRE is a key EU e-Infrastructure whose mission is to establish, maintain and operate an  open and sustainable scholarly communication infrastr... Read more

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OpenNebula Systems SL

Spain

OpenNebula is an EU-based open-source cloud computing platform for managing heterogeneous distributed datacenter infrastructures.... Read more

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Open scholarly communication in the European Research Area for the Social Sciences and Humanities (OPERAS)

Belgium

OPERAS is the Research Infrastructure supporting open scholarly communication in the social sciences and humanities in the European Research Area.... Read more

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Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe

Belgium

The mission of PRACE (Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe) is to enable high-impact scientific discovery and engineering research and deve... Read more

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Politecnico di Milano

Italy

Politecnico di Milano is one of the best technological universities in the world: the QS World University Rankings 2021 classified it among the top... Read more

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Politecnico di Torino

Italy

Politecnico di Torino, a public university funded in 1906 and accredited by international rankings as one of the main tech universities in Europe, ... Read more

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