First Call for the RDA Data Discovery Topic A: Best Practice for Data Discovery

09 Dec 2016
Groups audience: 

Dear RDA Data Discovery IG members,
Anita emailed the survey result on data discovery topics about two weeks
ago, the survey shows the topic "Guidelines for making data findable" has a
lot of interest. Five people - William Michener, Jeffrey Grethe, Martin
Fenner, Anita de Waard and myself have volunteered ourselves to lead the
topic discussion, 20 members volunteered to contribute. That is a great
This is the first call for a meeting to discuss scope for the topic and
what we can achieve from now to the next RDA plenary (5-7 April 2017). The
timing of this meeting is as follows:
Albuquerque (USA -
New Mexico)Tuesday, 20 December 2016 at 2:00:00 pm MST
UTC-7 hours
San Diego (USA -
California)Tuesday, 20 December 2016 at 1:00:00 pm PST
UTC-8 hours
New York (USA - New
York)Tuesday, 20 December 2016 at 4:00:00 pm EST
UTC-5 hours
Berlin (Germany -
Berlin)Tuesday, 20 December 2016 at 10:00:00 pm CET
UTC+1 hour
- Victoria)Wednesday, 21 December 2016 at 8:00:00 am AEDT
UTC+11 hours
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Hope to see/hear you all in the meeting.
Bill, Jeff, Martin, Anita, Siri and Ming
Mingfang Wu, PhD
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