The Emilia-Romagna Region with the Executive Determinations n. 16444 of 11/09/2019 and n. 23071 of 13/12/2019 has granted the Big Data Association the total sum of Euro 300,000.00 for the years 2019, 2020 and 2021.
The concession concerns the financing of the three-year activity plan of the Big Data Association.
The project consists of the following sections:
- Management: guaranteeing the association’s activities from an operational and administrative point of view, equipping itself with the tools and resources to achieve its strategic objectives.
- Promotion: planning the brand and communication strategy; producing promotional materials (ie leaflets and publications); designing the web site structure and contents; making the promotion of the association activities.
- Specific actions: starting actions for the strengthening of the integration capacities of the supercomputing infrastructure of the members in order to enhance them also for economic and social purposes. Furthermore, national and international qualification objectives will be pursued in favour of the association, its members and the regional ecosystem.