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Arab States - ASREN: Yousef Torman
Managing Director of ASREN
In English

Egipt: Prof. Ibrahim Fathy Moawad
Ain Shams University, Cairo
In English

Africa Sub-Sahara, UbuntuNet Alliance: Tiwonge Msulira Banda
F&A Manager
In English

Democratic Republic of the Congo, DRC: Prof. Dibungi T. Kalenda
CEO of DRC NREN (Eb@le)
In English

Brazil - RNP: Antonio Carlos Fernandes Nunes
Deputy Director of Management Solutions
In Spanish

Brazil - RNP: Leandro Marcos de Oliveira Guimarães
Deputy Director of The Superior School of Networks
In English

Brazil - RNP: Luiz Ari Messina
Coordinator of The University Telemedicine Network - RUTE
In Spanish

Colombia - RENATA: Leonardo Rodríguez
Executive Director
In Spanish

Colombia - RENATA: Carlos Alberto Ramírez
IT Manager
In Spanish

Colombia - RENATA: Miguel Ángel Amórtegui
Academic Manager
In Spanish

Hungary - NIIF: Lajos Bálint
Director of International Relations
In English

Mexico - CUDI: Patricia Santiago Jacinto
Researcher at the Physics Institute of UNAM and Coordinator of the Shared Laboratories Community at CUDI
In Spanish

Mexico - CUDI: Salma Jalife
International Affairs Coordinator
In Spanish

Mexico - CUDI: Luis Castro
Network engineer at CUDI-NOC
In Spanish

Korea - TEIN*CC: Sanggyun Kim
Executive Principal Research
In English

Moldova - RENAM: Valentin Pocotilenco
Project Developer
In English

Today the Colaboratorio service is used by the NRENs of:

Latin America:

  • Ecuador (CEDIA)
  • Colombia (Renata)
  • Costa Rica (CONARE)

Regional networks:

  • The Caribbean (C@ribNET)
  • East and Central Africa (WACREN)

Additionally, it is in the process of being adopted by the networks of the Middle East (ASREN) and South Africa (SANReN).

To date Colaboratorio hosts around 300 communities and has more than 5,000 registered users from around the world who have the possibility to access and be part of the discussions of current events and communities, create and participate in web conferencing, transfer large files, apply for funding opportunities for project development, meeting partners and collaborators for research projects and to get information about events of interest at global level.

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This project is co-funded by the Horizon 2020 Framework Programme of the European Union

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