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RDA is seeking a Secretary General
19 Dec 2016

RDA is seeking a Secretary General

The Research Data Alliance (RDA) is recruiting a Secretary General to begin in April of 2017. The ideal candidate is a suitably experienced leader with a demonstrated ability to engage with the members, Council and senior stakeholders of the RDA, and the ability to be a key driver of the RDA mission of rapidly building the social and technical bridges that enable sharing of data.

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19 Dec 2016

RDA Council Call for Nominations 2016

The Governance Documents of the Research Data Alliance (RDA) and the RDA Foundation indicate that Council members are to serve three-year (renewable) terms, with three members selected each year.

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25 Nov 2016

Visit to FAO as the first award of RDA Wheat Datathon

By Dimitris Gavrilis - ATHENA Research Centre, Fotis Karayannis-ATHENA Research Centre,  Giota Koltsida - ATHENA Research Centre,  Eleni Petra- ATHENA Research Centre, Tilemachos Koliopoulos - Technological Educational Institute of Athens,  Anton Ellenbroek FAO

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24 Nov 2016

WDS and DSA Announce Unified Requirements for Core Certification of Trustworthy Data Repositories developed through the RDA DSA–WDS partnership Working Group

The ICSU World Data System (WDS) and the Data Seal of Approval (DSA) Board are pleased to announce the availability of their unified Requirements for Core Trustworthy Data Repository certification. A unified catalogue of requirements was developed through a DSA–WDS partnership Working Group within the Research Data Alliance (RDA). The group built on inherent complementarity between the criteria previously established by the two organizations to harmonize unified and universal requirements reflecting the core characteristics of trustworthy data repositories.

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