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Robert Downs

Dear Isabelle,
The members of the RDA Repository Platforms for Research Data (RPRD)
Interest Group (IG), the other co-chairs of the RPRD IG, and I very much
appreciate receiving your note, below, indicating that the RPRD IG session
proposal for RDA P15 has been provisionally accepted. We also appreciate
receiving the revisions that you requested for improving that session
proposal. Please note that the following changes have been completed within
the RPRD IG session proposal for RDA P15 to address the requested revisions
and let us know if any additional revisions are needed.
Regarding the need for allocating timing on the agenda and for allocating
time on the agenda for discussion, each presentation has been allocated 9
minutes and the discussion has been allocated 27 minutes within the Meeting
Regarding the need to describe the intended outcomes for a successful
session, a sentence has been added to the Meeting Objectives to describe
the intended outcomes of the session, which include “the identification of
current approaches for implementing data repository platforms, criteria for
selecting particular implementation approaches, and trade-offs and issues
for weighing such criteria.”
We believe that these revisions have improved the RPRD IG session proposal
for RDA P15, which may be viewed on the following webpage.
Robert R. Downs, PhD
Senior Digital Archivist and Senior Staff Associate Officer of Research
Acting Head of Cyberinfrastructure and Informatics Research and Development
Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN),
The Earth Institute, Columbia University
P.O. Box 1000, 61 Route 9W, Palisades, NY 10964 USA
Voice: 845-365-8985; fax: 845-365-8922
E-mail: ***@***.***
Columbia University CIESIN Web site:
ORCID: 0000-0002-8595-5134
On Mon, Dec 30, 2019 at 9:41 AM IP2904 via Repository Platforms for
Research Data IG wrote: