PPI4HPC, second place for EUIPA 2022 in Procurement leadership category

09 Dec 2022

PPI4HPC project has been awarded as second finalist for the European Innovation Procurement Awards (EUIPA) 2022 on the "Procurement leadership" category. Today the winners were announced during the European Innovation Council Summit celebrated in Brussels. The European Commission announced the winners of the second edition of the European Innovation Procurement Awards (EUIPA) where PPI4HPC obtained the second place followed by the Norwegian project called “StartOff”. Phillippe Segers, Head of European HPC Projects at GENCI attended the award ceremony on behalf of the PPI4HPC project.

“For the first time, a joint European procurement of leading involved HPC centres in Europe has been awarded today. This is a step forward to acknowledge the collaboration between leading European HPC centers to provide innovative and energy-efficient supercomputing resources to the needs of European scientists and engineers”, says Segers. 

More information can be found on the official news here: https://eic.ec.europa.eu/eic-funding-opportunities/eic-prizes/european-innovation-procurement-awards/european-innovation-procurement-awards-euipa-2022-winners_en