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EUNIS signs collaboration agreement with the Vietsch Foundation
EUNIS signs collaboration agreement with the Vietsch FoundationSeptember 30, 2017 11:38 amThe Vietsch Foundation and EUNIS sign Memorandum of Understanding to jointly support advanced technology development for scientific research and higher education Amsterdam, 8 June 2017: Valentino Cavalli, chair of the Board of Trustees of the Vietsch Foundation and Ilkka Siissalo, outgoing PresidentRead More
2017 Medal Awarded to John Boland
2017 Medal Awarded to John BolandSeptember 30, 2017 11:33 amJohn Boland, outgoing Chief Executive of HEAnet, Ireland’s National Education and Research Network has been awarded the Vietsch Foundation’s medal of honour. The medal is awarded annually to people who have made a contribution of lasting value to the research and development of advanced InternetRead More
Vietsch Foundation Supports eduVPN Project
Vietsch Foundation Supports eduVPN ProjectSeptember 30, 2017 11:04 ameduVPN is an initiative to make VPN technology commonly available, by building better and more user-friendly tools. We live in a society that wants to be online whenever possible, and WiFi is popular technology for achieving this. Unlike the “home” situation which could be described as aRead More
“Research and Higher Education Technology Fund” kick-started
“Research and Higher Education Technology Fund” kick-startedJanuary 21, 2017 1:39 pmThe Netherlands based Vietsch Foundation (www.vietsch-foundation.org) makes the first donation to the “Research and Higher Education Technology Fund”. The new thematic fund is managed by the NLnet foundation, a public benefit organisation established in 1997 with the mission to promote tRead More
Searching for the Vietsch Foundation Medal recipient 2017
Searching for the Vietsch Foundation Medal recipient 2017December 21, 2016 1:38 pmSuggestions for projects to be funded and for people who should be awarded the Medal of Honour are very welcome. We trust independent experts and other people in the field will help us to find the right projects and people.Read More
Vietsch Foundation and NLnet cooperation
Vietsch Foundation and NLnet cooperationSeptember 26, 2016 6:17 pmAmsterdam, September 2016, the Netherlands based Vietsch Foundation (www.vietsch-foundation.org) makes the first donation to the “Research and Higher Education Technology Fund”. The new thematic fund is managed by the NLnet foundation, a public benefit organisation established in 1997 wiRead More
2016 medal of honour awared to Jan Gruntorád at TNC16
2016 medal of honour awared to Jan Gruntorád at TNC16June 21, 2016 1:37 pmJan Gruntorád, Director of CESNET, the association operating the Czech Republic’s national e-infrastructure of the same name, was awarded the medal of honour of the Vietsch Foundation. The medal is awarded annually to people who have made a contribution of lasting value to the research and develoRead More