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Superconductors take centre stage

12 Sep 2017 — Superconductors are the primary focus of next week’s major EUCAS 2017 conference, which will also include events aimed at the general public

CERN’s Alumni Programme – stay connected!

12 Sep 2017 — In June this year, CERN launched an alumni programme – let’s keep in touch!

LHC Report: operation with holes

12 Sep 2017 — Frozen particles of gas falling from the LHC’s vacuum chambers into the beam could possibly be the explanation for the recent beam losses

Guido Petrucci (1926 – 2017)

11 Sep 2017 — Guido Petrucci passed away on 9 July after a long illness

Computer Security: trips and travel: some recommendations

11 Sep 2017 — Autumn conference season is fast approaching. Have you ever thought about how best to secure your laptop and smartphone while travelling?

How can machine learning improve vaccine production?

6 Sep 2017 — Experts from CERN have shared their expertise on machine learning with Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines business unit of Sanofi

GBAR’s antiproton decelerator installed

30 Aug 2017 — With the connection between ELENA and GBAR already in place, the commissioning of the decelerator with antiprotons is about to begin

Ombuds' corner

Unearned Advantage

One of the topics that never failed to arouse interest during the recent Diversity workshops organised at CERN was that of “unearned advantage”, or the relative ease with which doors open for certain people, simply because they belong to dominant (often majority) groups, as compared to others. A...

Ombuds by Stefania Pandolfi, 11 Sep 2017

Updates from the clubs

CERN CineClub - Rosemary's Baby

Cineclub, 20 Sep 2017 — CERN, Council Chamber

Kashima no Tachi Seminar with Adam Radecki sensei

Kashima no Tachi Kenjutsu (KTK) Section, 21 Oct 2017 to 22 Oct 2017 — Shung Do Kwan Budo

What's on today at CERN

There are no featured events today for CERN people. For other events at CERN, see the events page for scientists.

CERN People events

CERN openlab open day

Science and Society, 21 Sep 2017 — CERN, Council Chamber

Superconductor Hackathon

Hackathons, 22 Sep 2017 to 24 Sep 2017 — CERN, 3179-R-E06

GOSH Roadmap Workshop

Workshops, 26 Sep 2017 to 28 Sep 2017 — CERN, 3179-R-C03

Physics Perspectives for a Future Circular Collider: FCC-ee

Academic Training Lecture Regular Programme, 11 Oct 2017 — CERN, Filtration Plant

Upcoming training courses

East Area - Beam Line for Schools

Safety Training - 35 available places

21 Sep 2017

Scaffolding - Accepting (fr)

Safety Training - 6 available places

21 Sep 2017

Self-Rescue Mask - Initial (en)

Safety Training - 1 available places

25 Sep 2017

Mobile Elevating Working Platform - Driving - Initial (fr)

Safety Training - 1 available places

25 Sep 2017