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Day 3 Rolling Highlights Blog – 22nd RDA Plenary

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Thursday 16th May

Welcome to Day 3 of VP22 as we bring Week 1 to a close. We hope you have been enjoying the event so far, but if you missed out, don’t worry, there is plenty more content to come today and next week!

Stay tuned to this blog or our social media pages (X and LinkedIn) for regular updates on today’s sessions.

Breakout Sessions 7

Five more RDA Groups are taking centre stage this morning to present, discuss, and gain feedback on their work. Look out for:

Spotted our RDA TIGER Facilitators at VP22? Several RDA Working Groups are supported by RDA TIGER, a project that offers Facilitation, Communications Output Support and Landscape and Engagement Services to RDA WGs.

Interested in how RDA TIGER could support your Working Group? Good news! You can apply for TIGER support in the current round of the open call until 31st May.

Breakout Sessions 8

Time for the penultimate breakout sessions of the week. This afternoon we look at:

Plenary Session:  ‘RDA engagement in the Americas (Canada and US)’

Today’s Plenary Session focuses on The Americas –  RDA US and RDA Canada. After some regional updates, area experts on topics of mutual interest to both regions. The session will close with open discussion between multiple regions with the goal of identifying synergies that could lead to potential collaborative opportunities.

By bringing regional specific challenges to a global audience of experts, RDA is supporting the US to find solutions.

Beth Plale, Executive Director, Research Data Alliance – US

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Last but not least! To round off Week 1 of VP22 we enjoyed sessions on:

VP22 will return next week on Tuesday, 21 May, with another three breakout sessions, a plenary session titled ‘Collaborating Internationally for Regional Benefit’ and a Europe Office Hours Session.    

However, you don’t have to wait until Tuesday. On Monday, 20 May, there will be two co-located events taking place, which we highly encourage you to attend:

Missed any of this week’s content? Recordings are being processed for sessions held so far and will be uploaded to the Whova platform as soon as we finish processing them. You may also notice that some of the sessions are being repeated throughout the Plenary, so there may be another chance to participate real-time. Check the programme for more details.  

Lastly, don’t forget to share this event to your colleagues who you think may have an interest in attending.  Registration remains open so feel free share the event webpage, or our posts on X and LinkedIn.

Thank you again for joining us and see you next week!