International Tripartite Conference on European Open Science Cloud, Sofia, March 28, 2023

The Ministry of Education and Science, together with the European Commission, the European Open Science Cloud – EOSC, organized a thematic tripartite conference on March 28 in Sofia. The aim of this international event was to promote policies, strategies and activities pertaining to open access to scientific information and to present the progress made in […]

Training seminar “Introduction to HPC for beginners”, 24 March 2023, IICT

An introductory HPC training with practical demonstrations on the Avitohol supercomputer, will be held hybrid on March 24 (Friday) from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at IICT-BAS premises, hall 105 of bl. 25A. The training is intended for new users – doctoral students and young researchers. Online participants will receive the training link by e-mail […]

WEBINAR – Superpower for the Power Grid

March 29, 2023, 13:00 – 17:00 CEST March 30, 2023, 14:00 – 17:00 CEST This online event is all about Artificial Intelligence (AI), High-Performance Data Analytics (HPDA) and High-Performance Computing (HPC) in the power-grid sector.   We will hear about current research and interesting use-cases in the aforementioned fields by leading experts from research institutions and companies […]

The EuroCC2 Project was launched on January 1st 2023

Project EuroCC 2 – National Competence Centers in the framework of EuroHPC second phase of the already completed EuroCC project (2020-2022) Phase 2 started on January 1st 2023. EuroCC 2 is funded by the European Commission under the Digital Europe program and co-funded by the Ministry of Education and Science. Bulgaria takes part in the […]

Skill4EOSC project kicks off

The project will set up a pan-European network of competence centres to speed up the training of European researchers and harmonise the training of new professional figures for scientific data management.   The European project Skills4EOSC (Skills for the European Open Science commons: creating a training ecosystem for Open and FAIR science), coordinated by GARR […]

Training workshop “Avitohol – environment, libraries, tools and services”, IICT, 20.09.2022

The training workshop “Avitohol – environment, libraries, tools and services” lead by Prof. Emanouil Atanassov, head of department “Scalable Computing and applications with HPC Center” took place on September 20th in Hall105 of IICT-BAS. Prof. Atanassov presented the software environment of the Avitohol supercomputer together with the latest versions of the libraries, packages and other […]


NI4OS-Europe offers a broad set of generic, thematic services as well as repositories in the European region, with the special focus on the scientific communities of Life Sciences, Climatology, Digital Cultural Heritage and Computational Physics. Generic services are in the areas of Compute resource provisioning (HPC and Cloud), Storage, and Data services provisioning. Repositories provide […]

Presentation of the HPC center at IICT, 21 September 2021

The HPC center at IICT has been presented by its Director, Prof. Emanouil Atanassov, at the opening of the international Workshop on Numerical and Symbolic Scientific Computing, September 20-23, 2021, Sofia, Bulgaria (, organized by the IICT, IMI, JINR-Dubna, Russia, and UMB. Prof. Atanassov presented the status and perspective of the HPC Centre and outlined […]