The 25th meeting of the GÉANT Community Committee will be held on 30 June 2021 from 09:30-11:30 and from 14:30 - 16:30 (CEST).

Location: virtual

VC details:




Committee Members: Claudio Allocchio, Anna Wilson, Janos Mohacsi,  Sabine Jaume, David Groep, Victoriano Giralt, Branka Vuk, Guido Aben

GÉANT Staff: Gyöngyi Horváth, Paul Rouse

Invited: Annabel Grant, Jan Meijer, Lars Fisher, Mario Reale



30 June 2021

09:15 - 09:30Arrival & testing

09:30 - 09:35 (5')

Item 1: Welcome and approval of Agenda

Previous meetings minutes


Members are invited to propose any AOB for the meeting.

Last comments on GCC 24th meeting actions.

GCC 24th meeting actions

Actions Log

09:35 - 09:50 (15')

Item 2: GCP effectiveness


Updates and discussion on how the GCP effectiveness scorecard planned to be implemented. Timelines and responsibilities.

09:50 - 11:00 (70')

Item 3: Community Programme updates on TFs/SIGs

  • Data delivery infrastructure for research

  • TF-eHealth
  • TF-DLT


Lars Fisher

Jan Meijer

Mario Reale

Updates and discussion on each thematic areas from the community programme both from the TF/SIG coordinators and the GCC members from their areas of expertise

  • Data delivery infrastructure for research: Jan Meijer to present on the position paper they drafted related to an infrastructure directly layered on top of the network which allows ANY researcher to transfer ANY size data from anywhere to anywhere.
  • TF-eHealth
  • TF-Distributed Ledger Technologies
11:00 - 11:30 ('30)Item 4: Reflection from TNCALLDiscussions and updates from the conference and pre / post conference workshops, BoFs

11:30 - 14:30



14:30 - 14:40 (10')

Item 4: GCP communication


Updates on the communication and marketing plans. Reflection from the GCP infoshare.

Community Award.

14:40 - 15:00 ('20)Item 5: Updates from the GCC membersALLAll GCC members to update about their thematic areas.

15:00 - 15:50


Item 6: GÉANT Innovation Programme update, reflection and effectivenessClaudio, Paul, Gyongyi

Updates and discussion on the Innovation Programme.

  • Content (mentors, submission guidance...etc) 
  • Logistics / administration (review process, timings...etc)
  • Continuity (successful results, next year, GN4-5 SGA...etc)
  • Effectiveness 

15:50 - 16:00 ('10)BreakALL

16:00 - 16:20 ('20)Item 7: GCC members reflectionsClaudio, Paul and ALLDiscussion on the GCC individual meeting outcomes.

16:20 - 16:30


Item 8: GCP next AOBClaudio

Next meeting dates to be planned.