Brussels, May 28, 2021.- The Council today agreed on a general approach on the proposed regulation establishing the European High Performance Computing joint undertaking.
«Today’s agreement paves the way for the development within Europe of the next generation of digital technologies. Supercomputers and quantum computing are the engines that power the data economy, harnessing technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), data analytics and cybersecurity to deliver applications that will lead to breakthroughs in key areas such as health and climate change. Our transition to a digital economy depends on them.»
Manuel Heitor, Portuguese Minister for Science and Technology and Higher Education