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RDA 13th Plenary Meeting Call for Sessions

The 13th RDA Plenary meeting will take place in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, April 2-4, 2019. You can now apply for: Working Group  meetings : further the development of the working group recommendations Interest Group meetings : continue discussions and the creation of outputs, etc. Joint RDA group meetings : submit joint meeting applications to explore potential synergies with other groups Birds of a Feather (BoF) meetings : Is...

RDA's 12th Plenary - Call for Sessions Now Open!

RDA is accepting session proposal submissions for RDA’s 12th Plenary Meeting (P12). P12 is part of  International Data Week (IDW18) , which will be held on November 5-8, 2018 in Gaborone, Botswana. RDA encourages members to submit session proposals between now and June 29, 2018 (17:00 UTC) for the following categories: Working and/or Interest Group sessions  – These sessions provide existing RDA groups the opportunity for discussion, sharing...

RDA 11th Plenary Meeting Registration Open

The 11th RDA Plenary Meeting will take place March 21-23, 2018 in Berlin, Germany. The theme for the meeting is "From Data to Knowledge." The Plenary meeting welcomes the participation of all data scientists, experts, and practictioners engaged in the advancement of data-driven science and economy. More information about the meeting can be found here . Registration is open . Early Bird rates are available through February 9, 2018. Regular registration will be open through March 20,...

RDA 11th Plenary Meeting—Open Call for Group Sessions, Collocated & Associated Events

The 11th RDA Plenary Meeting will take place March 21-23, 2018 in Berlin, Germany. The theme for the meeting is "From Data to Knowledge." The Plenary meeting welcomes the participation of data scientists, experts, and practitioners engaged in the advancement of data-driven science and economy.  RDA is accepting submissions for session proposals for the 11th Plenary Meeting until December 28, 2017. RDA is also accepting submissions for applications to organize events in...

FIM4R Workshop — RDA 10th Plenary Collocated Event

The 11th face to face meeting of the Federated Identity Management for Research  (FIM4R) meeting will be held in Montreal, Canada on September 18 and 19, 2017 and is deliberately collocated with the 10th RDA Plenary Meeting .  FIM4R is a collection of research communities and infrastructures with a shared interest in enabling Federated Identity Management for their research cyber infrastructures. FIM4R develops requirements related to technical architecture,...

International Coalition on Science Gateways — RDA 10th Plenary Collocated Event

This meeting, taking place September 18, 2017, is of stakeholders involved in the International Coalition on Science Gateways to discuss the Coalition’s short and long-term goals. The International Coalition on Science Gateways’ vision is to provide an international forum for the science gateways community to: Provide leadership on future directions for science gateways Facilitate awareness of international, regional and national developments in science gateways Identify and...

PresQT Workshop — 9/18/17

The PresQT Workshop is a free pre-conference event focused on Preservation Quality Tool development collocated at the Research Data Alliance 10th Plenary Meeting in Montreal. The PresQT Workshop will take place Monday, September 18, 2017, from 2-6 pm, and aims to complement existing repository infrastructure and more deeply integrate workflow and software preservation tools with an aim toward data preservation that facilitates scientific reuse and experimental reproducibility....

10th RDA Plenary Meeting

The  10th RDA Plenary Meeting  will take place September 19-21, 2017 in  Montreal, Canada. The meeting is co-organised by RDA,  the University of Montreal  and  Research Data Canada, Canada . Under the theme “Better Data, Better Decisions”, the event will bring together an international audience of data scientists, researchers, industry, entrepreneurs, and policymakers representing diverse disciplines and research domains. They will...