IG National Data Services RDA 8th Plenary meeting

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28 May 2016 1547 reads

Meeting title Building National Scale Data Services

Please give a short introduction describing the activities and the scope of the group

This interest group is a peer support forum to exchange ideas and share experiences between (potential) providers of national data services.

Please provide additional links to informative material related to your group i.e. group page, Case statement, working documents etc


Please list the meeting objectives

This meeting will provide information exchange opportunities in general around establishing and operating national data services and in particular around the mix of commercial, open source, and custom made products and services available to a national data services provider. We will also report on progress of the National Reports project which seeks to compile a status quo report on national data services from different countries.

Meeting agenda

National Reports project:


  • What services do national data services provide?
  • And what products and services are there available do so? 
  • Or are these typically custom solutions?

Lightning presentations 20 mins
Discussion 1 hour
Opportunities 10 mins

Audience: Please specify who is your target audience and how they should prepare for the meeting

Anyone involved in or thinking about providing national scale data services

Group chair serving as contact person Adrian Burton