Transnational Access supports short term visits  


SoBigData provides big data computing platforms, big social data resources, and cutting-edge computational methods:

  • Interact with the local experts
  • Discuss research questions
  • Run experiments on non-public datasets and methods
  • Present results at workshops/seminars

The access is granted through project calls in one of the following forms:

  1. Exploratory projects are research experiments bound to multi-disciplinary themes and are expected to target data scientists from multiple disciplines.
  2. Open call, blue-sky projects are targeted at researchers wishing to explore the infrastructure for their own research topics. 

Open Calls

Open Transnational Access Calls are listed below. You can also see past calls

Call 2021-22 for SoBigData++ Transnational Access

The SoBigData++ project invites researchers and professionals to apply to participate in Short-Term Scientific Missions (STSMs) to carry forward their own big data projects. These opportunities are offered as part of SoBigData++'s Transnational Access (TNA) activities and applications can be submitted at any time. 

You should submit your project application by the end of each calendar month to

Submission Deadline: Sunday, 2022, July 31 - 11:00pm
Extended Deadline: Sunday, 2022, July 31 - 11:00pm

Transnational access is granted by seven national infrastructures: