REMINDER AND REVISE PROGRAMME: reminder: joint session IG-ETHRD and RDA/CODATA Research Data Science Summer Schools

29 Feb 2016

Dear colleagues,
Ahead of our joint session tomorrow (CODATA-RDA Research Data Science Summer Schools and IG on Education and Training for Handling Research Data), Laura Molloy has kindly posted an updated agenda on the RDA site.
Please use the following link to access the agenda as this is not linked from the programme:
It is reproduced below for convenience.
With very best wishes,
For our second session on 1 March, we are again at Hitotsubashi Hall, National Center of Sciences Building 2F, 2-1-2 Hitotsubashi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-8439. We will be in Conference Room 2 for our joint session between IG-ETHRD and the RDA/CODATA Data Science Summer Schools WG.
Here is our proposed agenda:
Welcome and introductions around the room (15 mins, all). Please say who you are, what your job role and institution is, and briefly what your interest is in the topic of the session.
RDA IG Education and Training on Handling of Research Data - overview description (5 mins, Laura Molloy)
RDA WG Research Data Science Summer Schools - introduction and curriculum (10 mins introduction/10 mins curriculum, Simon Hodson/Andrew Harrison)
Discussion: round the room – curriculum development activities - what are you doing and what are you planning to do? (20 mins, all)
Example curriculum framework tool: DigCurV (15 mins, Laura Molloy)
Exercise: map the data skills for your professional role to the DigCurV 'practitioner' lens
Wrap up (10 mins)
Join IG and / or WG
Flag IG session and WG session (Thu, 11am)
School Beijing July - application deadline 15 April 2016 (for LMICs)
Summer school, Italy, August 2016 - application deadline 18 April 2016
SciDataCon – deadline session proposals open just now, close 7 March 2016; paper proposals open next week.
Any other business.
Best wishes,
Laura Molloy, co-chair IG-ETHRD
Call for Session Proposals, SciDataCon 2016, Deadline 7 March 2016:
Data Science Journal, Call for Papers: Advances in Data Modelling and Knowledge Representation for Research Data, deadline 31 March 2016:
Applications are now invited for the CODATA-RDA School of Research Data Science, hosted at the International Centre of Theoretical Physics, 1-12 August 2016:
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