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03 Mar 2018

RDA Outputs - Survey and P11 BoF “Towards FAIRer RDA Outputs”

The Research Data Alliance (RDA) launched in 2013, and the Outputs of the RDA community are driving changes all over the data landscape. However, there is much more that can be done to support greater impact from RDA Outputs (by which we mean both Recommendations, produced by RDA Working Groups, and Supporting Outputs, produced by RDA Working or Interest Groups).

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Data Management Engagement Award
26 Jan 2018

Data Management Engagement Award

A competition has been launched by the University of Cambridge, SPARC Europe and JISC to elicit new and imaginative ideas for engaging researchers in the practices of good research data management (RDM).

This builds on the Engaging Good Data Management Conference that took place at the University of Cambridge in November last year. One submision will be chosen as the winner and up to £1750 will be awarded to bring it to life. 

The deadline for applications is 12pm, Feb. 28, 2018 GMT.

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10 Jan 2018

RDA Seeking Council Nominations by February 5

At this time, the 2018 Council Nomination Committee is accepting nominations through February 5 for three open Council positions. 

RDA Council maintains the vision of RDA and is responsible for the overall oversight, success, strategy and sustainability of the organization.  Council Members are nominated by a Nomination Committee and approved by the general RDA membership to serve three-year terms.   

Eligibility for Council positions include the following:

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22 Dec 2017

Deadline Extended! Call for Papers for 'Göttingen-CODATA RDM Symposium 2018, 18-20 March 2018' - Deadline 15 January 2018

In response to a number of requests from colleagues who have already started their holidays and with the agreement of other members of the organising committee, the deadline for abstract submissions to the Göttingen-CODATA Symposium 2018 on ‘the critical role of university research data management infrastructure in transforming data to knowledge’ has been extended to 15 January 2018.

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