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The EU FP7 DORII project coordinated by PSNC was awarded for the best technical demo during 5th EGEE User Forum in Uppsala.

The User Forum is a key annual event organised by the Enabling Grids for E-sciencE (EGEE) project. The forum provides an important opportunity to scientific communities exploiting distributed infrastructure technologies, to present their work, discuss technology usage with colleagues, and learn about advances in middleware and application services. The 5th EGEE User Forum took place on 12-15 April 2010 in Uppsala, Sweden.  The event was organized in collaboration with the European Grid Initiative (EGI) and the Nordic DataGrid Facility (NDGF), gathered more then 350 participants.

During the closing plenary session, Vangelis Floros from GRNET, chair of the programme committee announced the winners of the best demo and poster competitions, as voted for by delegates. "Applications using Remote Instrumentation in Grid environment DORII project" presented by Marcin Plociennik from PSNC and Milan Prica from Sincrotrone Trieste was awarded for the best technical demo.

More information, links to YouTube movies with presentations and demo can be found on the conference blog:
http://gridtalk-project.blogspot.com/2010/04/winners-of-best-demo-and-poster.html
Marcin P│ˇciennik

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Supercomputing Division
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DORII