Dr. Devika P. Madalli is a member of the technical advisory board, Research Data Alliance and served as consultant to several international organizations and initiatives including UNFAO, UNESCO, OECD, Global Science Forum experts groups on International Coordination of Data infrastructures and GSF/CODATA experts committee on Business Models for Data Repositories. She served a member of a high level committee evaluating the implementation of CGIAR Open Access and Data Management policy. At present she a member of the advisory committee of Fair4Health EU project. She served as a CO-PI and member of International research projects including EU FET Living Knowledge and EU Aginfra projects. She served on the advisory panel and scientific committees of several international conferences such as ICADL, MTSR, SCIDATACON LODLAM and ICSD. She serves as a member of editorial panels of prestigious journals such as Knowledge Organization (ISKO) and IFLA journal [issue on Research data]. Dr.Madalli is a member of the steering committee of open access journal in Agriculture and Allied sciences AgriXiv. Dr. Madalli is also a founding member of and served as the co-chair of the Agriculture Data Interest Group [IGAD],Research Data Alliance [RDA][2013-2016].