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New life for an old technology: canted cosine theta magnets

10 Oct 2017 — CERN is developing a corrector magnet for the High-Luminosity project that has a peculiar design (to say nothing of its name…)

A double anniversary for Knowledge Transfer at CERN

10 Oct 2017 — Twenty years ago, CERN established a dedicated policy and structure for knowledge and technology transfer

LHC Report: 100 inverse femtobarns and counting…

10 Oct 2017 — Since it began operation in 2010, the LHC has delivered over 100 fb-1 (inverse femtobarns) of integrated luminosity to each of ATLAS and CMS

CERN meets the public

10 Oct 2017 — Many visitors (re)discovered CERN at Researchers' Night and the United Nations Office in Geneva Open Day

How can superconductors contribute for a greener future?

10 Oct 2017 — An international group of students found new applications of superconductors during the Superconductor Hackathon at CERN

Servers to SESAME

9 Oct 2017 — Donation of servers to SESAME marks the thirteenth donation of CERN computing equipment

Key milestones reached for the new campus-wide Wi-Fi service

9 Oct 2017 — State-of-the-art Wi-Fi coverage is now available in key buildings including – finally – a simple “visitor” Wi-Fi service

Ombuds' corner

Things do indeed change…

“Nothing will change” is one of the complaints often heard in the Ombud’s Office. However, four years after taking on the role of the CERN Ombud and a few days before retiring, I would like to assert that things do change, albeit sometimes very slowly, and that, by addressing issues constructively...

Ombuds by Sudeshna Datta Cockerill, 9 Oct 2017

Updates from the clubs

Finance 101 - Day 3

Finance Club, 18 Oct 2017 — CERN, 40-R-A10

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

Open Car Hackathon

MicroClub, 29 Oct 2017 — CERN, 3179

Halloween Party

CERN Dancing Club, 3 Nov 2017 to 4 Nov 2017 , 566

5th Committee meeting

Yachting Club, 8 Nov 2017 — CERN, Room C

What's on today at CERN

CERN People events

The Other Side of Innovation by IdeaSquare

Events, 25 Oct 2017 — CERN, Building 3179

Dark Matter Day

GLOBE - Public Events, 31 Oct 2017 — CERN, Globe of Science and Innovation - 1st Floor

Data-Driven Education: Technologies and Directions

Academic Training Lecture Regular Programme, 2 Nov 2017 — CERN, IT Amphitheatre

Digital acceleration: from CERN to my startup and beyond

Knowledge Transfer seminars, 3 Nov 2017 — CERN, Council Chamber

Upcoming training courses

CMS - Technical Shifter (en)

Safety Training - 7 available places

19 Oct 2017

LabVIEW Core 2

Technical - 6 available places

19 Oct 2017

Drupal Site Editing: Advanced

Technical - 3 available places

19 Oct 2017

Self-Rescue Mask - Refresher (en)

Safety Training - 6 available places

19 Oct 2017

Habilitation Electrique - CERN Firefighter - Initial (en)

Safety Training - 9 available places

20 Oct 2017