Cloud Community Europe - Luxembourg (formerly "EuroCloud Luxembourg") was founded in December 2009 with the support of Fedil - Business Federation and the ABBL, in an impulse to position Luxembourg on the European map for Cloud Computing and SAAS, and encourage the adoption of such technologies at the national level.

Cloud Community Europe - Luxembourg is an association made in Luxembourg and created by key and enthusiastic experts from the ICT industry, all striving to enhance competitiveness and innovation. The association is also part of the larger pan-European network, Cloud Community Europe.

Missions

Its mission are numerous and can be outlined as follows:

Contribute to the development of the cloud computing business in Luxembourg by creating an exchange platform, a « Cloud ecosytem » for cloud service providers

Participate in the development of a legal framework for cloud computing on a national and European level

Promote and encourage the uptake of cloud services and applications on a national and international level

Support cloud computing companies thanks to the presence of major cloud experts, as well as best practices sharing and a strong coordination with Cloud Community Europe associations throughout Europe

The action plan

An action plan has been developed in partnership with CRP Henri Tudor and presented to the government authorities in 2011. Alike a roadmap, this plan is based on the analysis of the specific Luxembourg market and the current framework conditions.

19 achievable actions points have been uncovered and structured around 2 chapters:

how to promote Luxembourg in the cloud business

how to promote cloud business in Luxembourg

Cloud Community Europe - Luxembourg acts as a coordination platform to position Luxembourg as a leader in the field of Cloud computing and SaaS applications.

Please download the complete action plan here.

The board

The board of Cloud Community Europe - Luxembourg is made of key experts from the ICT industry in Luxembourg.

Chairman

Yves Reding

CEO, EBRC

Vice-Chairman

Vincent Lekens

Executive Partner, COO & Business Development, X-cite

Board member

Gérard Hoffmann

CEO & Managing Director, Proximus Luxembourg

Board member

Romain Lanners

Secretary General, POST Luxembourg

Board member

Olivier Lemaire

Luxembourg Audit Leader, EY Luxembourg

Board member

Fabrice Aresu

CEO, Luxtrust

Board member

Jean-Pol Michel

Lead Partnership Officer - Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST)

Secretary General

Céline Tarraube

Adviser at FEDIL - The Voice of the Luxembourg's Industry