The 10th Meeting of Group of Senior Officials (GSO) on Global Research Infrastructures (GRI) will be held in the Russian Federation on October 9-12, 2017.
The event will be held in Moscow (National Research Centre «Kurchatov Institute», NRC KI), Dubna (Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, JINR) and Gatchina (Petersburg Nuclear Physics Institute named by B.P. Konstantinov, PNPI).
The organizer of the event is the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation.
The official language is English.
The GSO proactively works to identify opportunities for international collaboration among Research Infrastructures that are proposed by its members: it has identified five Case Studies and has carried out an analysis on their potential as Research Infrastructures for global collaboration.
The GSO, since March 2011, has been chaired once by the European Commission, the United Kingdom and Australia, and twice by South Africa, Germany and Italy. The current Chair is Italy; forthcoming host is the Russian Federation for the 10th GSO Meeting in October 2017 in Dubna, followed by the United States of America in Spring 2018 and the United Kingdom in Autumn 2018.