RDA Technical Advisory Board 

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The Technical Advisory Board (TAB) provides technical expertise and advice to the Council, and assists in development, review and promotion of RDA Working & Interest Groups.

The call for nominations for the RDA Technical Advisory Board (TAB) 2022 Elections is open. Full details here.

For more information, see this document describing what TAB does and how it works together.

The current members are:

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Rossella Aversa
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology - Steinbuch Centre for Computing (KIT - SCC)
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Indian Statistical Institute

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Karin Breitman
CTO / IT Director
Rio Tinto

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Anthony Oko-Isu 

Lecturer at the Alex Ekwueme Federal University, Nigeria

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Raphael Cobe

Research Associate, Sao Paulo State University / Project Manager, Advanced Institute for Artificial Intelligence

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Isabelle Perseil

TAB Co-chair

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Helen Glaves
Programme Manager/Project Manager
British Geological Survey

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Rob Quick

TAB Co-chair
Associate Director Science Gateways Research Center

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Gretchen Greene
Data Science Group Leader
National Institute of Standards and Technology

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Sa-kwang Song

Professor at the Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information (KISTI)

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Sarah Jones
Engagement Manager

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Frankie Stevens
FES Consulting

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Shahira Khair

Senior Analyst, Digital Research Alliance of Canada / Data Curation Librarian, University of Victoria

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Mingfang Wu
Senior Research Data Specialist
Australian Research Data Commons

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TAB Activity Summary

A summary of what TAB has been doing (currently back to the start of 2018) can be found here.

TAB Rotation Schedule 

NOTE: TAB members can renominate if they wish to, subject to rules listed in the full document that describes the election process.

Term Expires December 2022 * Term Expires November 2023 * Term expires November 2024 *
Helen Glaves (2nd term) Karin Breitman Raphael Cobe
Devika Madalli (2nd term) Gretchen Greene Shahira Khair
Anthony Oko-Isu  Sarah Jones  Isabelle Perseil (2nd term)
Rob Quick Rossella Aversa (replaced João Rocha da Silva in September 2021) Frankie Stevens (2nd term)
Sa-kwang Song  Mingfang Wu  


* While we try to ensure consistent timelines for term expiration, there may be slight modifications each year to as we aim to align those dates with plenary schedules.  


Previous TAB members 

Bill Michener (2013 - 2014) Peter Fox (2013 - 2016) Ingrid Dillo (2015 - 2018) Tobias Weigel (2016 - 2019) Andrew Treloar (2013 - 2020) Dimitris Koureas (2018 - 2021)
Bridget Almas (2013 - 2015) Susanna-Assunta Sansone (2013 – 2016) Wenbo Chu (2015 - 2018) Raed Sharif (2018 - 2019) Jane Wyngaard (2017 - 2020)  
Beth Plale (2013 - 2015) Peter Wittenburg (2013 – 2016) Steve Diggs (2015 - 2018) Francoise Genova (2013 - 2020) João Rocha da Silva (2020 - 2021)  
Jamie Shiers (2013 - 2015) Liu Chuang (2014 – 2015) Larry Lannom (2015 - 2018) Sarah Ramdeen (2017 - 2020) Jeremy Geelen (2019 - 2021)  
Simon Cox (2013 - 2016) Carole Palmer (2014 – 2017) Paul Uhlir (2016-2019) Rainer Stotzka (2013 - 2020) Christine Kirkpatrick (2018 - 2021)