Invitation to Apply for Partial Travel Support from ANDS to Attend RDA Plenary 9

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01 Feb 2017

Invitation to Apply for Partial Travel Support from ANDS to Attend RDA Plenary 9

The RDA 9th Plenary Meeting will take place in Barcelona, Spain from 5 to 7 April 2017. The theme ​for this plenary is ​'Data Infrastructures for Open Science​'.

To increase Australian engagement with the Research Data Alliance (RDA)​, the Australian National Data Service (ANDS) would like to offer a contribution of AUD $2,000 towards the travel costs for people in Australia who are currently involved in RDA and plan to make an active contribution at Plenary 9.

To apply for the travel contribution, please ​provide the following information to Jenny Bone by email at Jenny.Bone@ands.org.au by C​.O​.B​. Monday 13 February 2017:

  1. What is your current involvement in ​RDA  activities?
  2. How are you planning to be actively involved in Plenary 9?
  3. What benefits do you expect for Australia from attending the ​RDA Plenary?

If you are successful, you will be advised by Wednesday 22 February 2017.

Please contact Andrew.Treloar@ands.org.au if you have any questions.