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27 Apr 2017

Developing sustainable component registries that support data and information mediation and brokering - Brokering Framework WG inaugural meeting at the 9th Plenary in Barcelona

The Brokering Framework Working Group held its inaugural meeting at the 9th Plenary in Barcelona (5-7 April), after having been endorsed by RDA. In addition to the co-chairs (Jay Pearlman, Michael Diepenbroek, Stefano Nativi, and Wim Hugo), the session was attended by wide range of participants. The meeting addressed the context and proposed work plan for the working group. Regular tele-meetings will commence in the near future.

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e-IRG Report: Evaluation of e-Infrastructures and the development of related Key Performance Indicators
19 Apr 2017

e-IRG Report: Evaluation of e-Infrastructures and the development of related Key Performance Indicators

The e-Infrastructure Reflection Group (e-IRG) has produced a new document titled "Evaluation of e-Infrastructures and the development of related Key Performance Indicators". The objective of this e-IRG document is to provide an initial framework for evaluation and assessment of regional, national and European e-Infrastructures and to develop a categorisation of KPIs for key areas/components and other cost-related information, basically for the funder and policy level.

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14 Apr 2017

RDA/US is Hiring for an Executive Director

The U.S. region of RDA is ready to go from “start up” to sustainable, and is seeking an Executive Director (ED) who can take RDA/US from its current successful state to the next generation of the organization -- “RDA/US 2.0”. The RDA/US ED will work with the RDA/US Chair and professional team, RDA/US community, and larger RDA membership and stakeholders to help lead this transformation. The ideal candidate will have experience with collaboration and partnership within the academic, public, non-profit private, and for-profit private sectors.

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