Fwd: EDISON Workshop: Data Science - from infrastructure to skills for insight and value (29 August 2017, Amsterdam)

12 Jul 2017

Dear IG-ETHRD members,
Following the discussions at the 3rd Champions Conference in Warsaw
(19-20 June 2017) and EDISON Liaison Group (ELG) meeting on 29 June
2017, we took initiative to organise the final EDISON workshop with the
provisional title:
Data Science: From infrastructure to skills for insight and
The goal is to further engage with the RI, EOSC and RDA communities to
discuss roadmap for Data Science related professions and skills,
including education, training and certification and how to achieved
EDISON project results implementation and sustainability.
If you are interested please see details below in the attached email and
register as soon as possible.
We would also appreciate your comments and suggestions.
Best regards,
Yuri Demchenko
EDISON Project Coordinator
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Subject: Data Science - from infrastructure to skills for insight and value
Date: Fri, 7 Jul 2017 18:21:34 +0000
From: Brewer S.J. <***@***.***>
To: Yuri Demchenko <***@***.***>
Dear all,
We would like to invite you to join us for a 1-day workshop at the
Amsterdam Science Park on 29th August 2017 to explore how data science
competences and skills can be bring value to data produced by European
RI’s and what are the challenges with managing and sustaining these
skills in the competitive condition of today with growing demand from
industry, as well as beyond Europe. The EDISON project has developed the
EDISON Data Science Framework (EDSF) as a conceptual approach to solving
the challenges/problems with capacity building and skills management in
modern data-driven research. This will provide a starting point for
discussions around specific topics relating to recruitment, career
development, team management and professional development.
Full details and
The attached invitation explains more. If you are interested, please
register. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to ask.
Best wishes,
Steve Brewer
Network Coordination and Community Engagement
EDISON EU Project - http://edison-project.eu
University of Southampton
SO17 1BJ

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