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11 Jan 2019

Webinar: RDA Europe Early Career and Expert grants – Overview and Q&A session - 22 January 2019, 16:00 CET / 15:00 GMT

RDA Europe (https://rd-alliance.org/rda-europe) has launched a series of cascading grants designed to support research data experts and young researchers working with data. Two of the grants schemas, the Early Career and the Expert grant programmes, are being run in connection to the main RDA working meetings with the aim of providing the grantees with the opportunity to leverage the Plenaries and engage closer with the RDA global data sharing community.

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Executive Assistant position open at RDA Foundation
03 Jan 2019

Executive Assistant position open at RDA Foundation

The RDA Foundation is seeking a responsible Executive Assistant (EA) to support the daily operations of the Research Data Alliance (RDA) and its Secretary General. The EA will be required to communicate (written and verbal) in the English language on a daily basis and perform a series of tasks in a well-organised and timely way. The EA will be expected to act proactively, independently and without guidance while understanding the needs and characteristics of the people with whom he/she will work with.

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Wellcome Trust supports the Research Data Alliance
20 Dec 2018

Wellcome Trust supports the Research Data Alliance

We are delighted to announce an agreement between Wellcome and the Research Data Alliance Foundation. Wellcome will make a financial contribution to the Foundation in 2018 and 2019 as a sign of their support and commitment to the aims and goals of the Research Data Alliance and their broader dedication to open research.

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Planning a meeting in 2019? Organize it in conjunction with RDA P13, April 2019 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania!
10 Dec 2018

Planning a meeting in 2019? Organize it in conjunction with RDA P13, April 2019 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania!

If you or your colleagues are interested in organizing a specific event in the near future, you may want to consider collocating it in conjunction with RDA during its (P13) in April 2019 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  A small number of rooms are available for use at the event venue, Loews Philadelphia, as well as at Drexel University, and we are pleased to make this space available to interested parties for this purpose.

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RDA Regional Engagement 5 December Webinars - Slides & recordings Available
07 Dec 2018

RDA Regional Engagement 5 December Webinars - Slides & recordings Available

During the 12th Plenary meeting, RDA presented its regional engagement strategy to the community and interested parties. On Wednesday 5 December 2018, members of the RDA Regional Engagement Task Force, hold two webinars to outline the RDA regional engagement framework and allow interested parties an opportunity to learn more, interact with the presenters and ask questions on the regional strategy recently presented by RDA. Slides and recordings are now available.

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2018 RDA TAB Election: voting is open!
08 Nov 2018

2018 RDA TAB Election: voting is open!

RDA is pleased to announce the opening of the annual Technical Advisory Board (TAB) elections. 5 new members will be elected to RDA’s TAB in this cycle. Online voting was officially opened yesterday during the RDA P12/International Data Week and will remain open for two weeks until 18 November 2018.  The newly elected TAB members will be announced shortly after.

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