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Emerging NREN fellows attend NordUnet conference

Friday 9 September 2016 | 13:03 CET | News
Scandinavian academic research network NordUnet said that ten knowledge exchange fellows have been designated for its 29th conference in Helsinki from 20-22 September. They will travel to Finland from Bangladesh, Bhutan, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Malaysia, Nepal, the Philippines and Zambia. NordUnet CEO Rene Buch expressed gratitude to partners Eduix and Ciena who have made this possible by supporting the initiative.

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