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Updates

The Gentner programme celebrates its tenth anniversary

17 Nov 2017 — The German doctoral student programme has trained 122 students since 2007

Computer Security: CERN under friendly poking

17 Nov 2017 — If you also want to become a penetration tester and identify potential areas for improving CERN’s computer security sign up to the WhiteHat Challenge

CERN: the star of the Automnales

7 Nov 2017 — Pass on CERN’s passion for science at Geneva’s Automnales fair, where the Laboratory will be the guest of honour.

Feast on CERN science at the Automnales

7 Nov 2017 — As guest of honour at Geneva’s annual Automnales, CERN has an unprecedented opportunity to engage with its neighbours

LHC Report: LHC reaches 2017 targets

7 Nov 2017 — Not only has the LHC reached its 2017 production target ahead of schedule, it has also doubled its design luminosity

Computer Security: And in the real world?

6 Nov 2017 — In the real world, we have become accustomed to acting securely, but we struggle to keep our computers up to date such that basic digital protections

CLEAR prospects for accelerator research

1 Nov 2017 — A new user facility, the CERN Linear Electron Accelerator for Research (CLEAR), hosts accelerator research and development projects

Ombuds' corner

Sexual harassment – learn to recognise the signs and take action!

The deluge of reactions and accounts of abuse since the Weinstein affair hit the headlines has led me to reflect on a sometimes hidden problem: sexual harassment. “I had been a fellow for six months and went to a conference with my colleague. He was an engineer of around the same age as my father,...

Ombuds by Corinne Pralavorio, 6 Nov 2017

Updates from the clubs

Yachting Club CERN Annual General Meeting

Yachting Club, 21 Nov 2017 — CERN, Council Chamber

FutureStoryworlds - Swiss Immersive Narrative Event

Film Making Club, 24 Nov 2017 to 25 Nov 2017 — CERN, Room C

CERN CineClub - Chevalier

Cineclub, 29 Nov 2017 — CERN, Council Chamber

What's on today at CERN

Collide Geneva / Performance

Arts@CERN, 12.00

Automnales 2017

GLOBE - Public Events, 08.30

CERN People events

Lunch & Learn - Gender Inclusive Teaching

Diversity, 22 Nov 2017 — CERN, 501-R-023

FutureStoryworlds - Swiss Immersive Narrative Event

Film Making Club, 24 Nov 2017 to 25 Nov 2017 — CERN, Room C

Fast, Just-in-Time Queries on Heterogeneous Raw Data

Academic Training Lecture Regular Programme, 29 Nov 2017 — CERN, IT Amphitheatre

Discussion with CERN Directorate

DG presentations to personnel, 29 Nov 2017 — CERN, Main Auditorium

Upcoming training courses

Working at Heights - Using a Harness (fr)

Safety Training - 1 available places


20 Nov 2017


Intermediate Linux System Administration

Technical - 4 available places


20 Nov 2017


Laser - User - Initial (en)

Safety Training - 5 available places


20 Nov 2017


ISOLDE - Experimental Hall - Electrical Safety - Handling (en)

Safety Training - 3 available places


21 Nov 2017


Project Management with OpenSE

Technical Management - 1 available places


21 Nov 2017