Supporting organizations


ECCOMAS (European Community on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences) is a scientific organization grouping together European associations with interests in the development and applications of computational methods in science and technology. The mission of ECCOMAS is to promote joint efforts of European universities, research institutes and industries which are active in the broader field of numerical methods and computer simulation in Engineering and Applied Sciences and to address critical societal and technological problems with particular emphasis on multidisciplinary applications. Visit organization website

jyu-keskitetty-kaksikielinen.jpgUniversity of Jyväskylä (JYU)

The University of Jyväskylä is the fourth largest university in Finland and offers education and research in various fields. The special expertise areas of the university include Natural Sciences, Human Sciences, Sports and Health Sciences, as well as Teacher education. In the field of Information Technology, the university focuses on the areas of Computational Sciences, Software and Telecommunication Technology, Information Systems, Cognitive Science and Educational Technology, and Cyber Security. Visit organization website

IIG logo.pngIndustry Interest Group (IIG)

The Industry Interest Group is a special interest group operating under ECCOMAS. Its main objectives include strengthening the industrial liaison and developing contacts between ECCOMAS and the different DGs of the European Commission. Most importantly, IIG wishes to promote the interaction between universities and businesses. The main means of the IIG to promote this interaction is by organizing various kinds of events, such as conferences, special technology sessions and workshops. These events can provide a great space for exchange, networking and discussion. See description on ECCOMAS website


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