Mr Bas Cordewener
Knowledge Exchange is a co-operative effort that supports the use and development of Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) infrastructure for higher education and research. The Knowledge Exchange partners are: •CSC - IT Center for Science in Finland •Denmark’s Electronic Research Library (DEFF) in Denmark •German Research Foundation (DFG) in Germany •Jisc in the United Kingdom •SURF in the Netherlands The Knowledge Exchange partners express a common vision based on our five national strategies: 'To make a layer of scholarly and scientific content openly available on the Internet.' Making this vision a reality means creating the building blocks for a European information environment that is outstanding in its support of research and higher education, bringing Europe together while extending the reach of European research and teaching around the globe. The partners work together on activities in the field of Open Access, Research Data, Research Tools and Technologies and Interoperability Standards.