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01 Apr 2021

March Newsletter - VP17 is Two Weeks Away, Remembering Dr. Peter Fox, RDA Recommendation News, IDW Developments and more!

RDA's March Newsletter is now available.  Articles include:

  • Virtual Plenary 17 Updates including programme details, social event information and Plenary Pathway announcement
  • Newcomers Sessions reminders
  • Tribute to Dr. Peter Fox
  • Group Updates (including a new Group Policy and a reminder about Community Review opportunity)
  • Organisational and TAB Member Spotlights
  • WDS Transition News
  • Update from the RDA Financial Sustainability Task force
  • Update from the Data Together Initiative and TRUST Principles
  • RDA COVID-19 Zotero Library update
  • IDW Updates
  • Upcoming events

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16 Feb 2021

Call for Technical Expertise to Document RDA Recommendations for Implementation in the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC)

The RDA is looking for Technical Experts to document RDA Recommendations for implementation in the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC). If you are an active member of an RDA Working Group, have contributed to the development of an endorsed RDA Recommendation and have the expertise to translate the output into a technical document or manual, please consult the call and apply here.

Deadline 1st March 2021 CET 17:00.

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RDA's 17th Plenary Meeting - Call for sessions extended to 26 January 2021
18 Dec 2020

RDA's 17th Plenary Meeting - Call for sessions extended to 26 January 2021

The deadline for the Call for Sessions for RDA's 17th Plenary Meeting has been extended to allow for more preparation time and to accommodate the holiday break. You can submit your Working and Interest Group Sessions, Joint Meetings (including multiple working and interest groups) and Birds of a Feather Sessions until 26 January 2021, 23:59 UTC. 

To submit your application, please complete the corresponding form below: 

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RDA and the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) Association
14 Dec 2020

RDA and the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) Association

This week sees a big milestone in the EOSC Association journey, with the first General Assembly (GA) taking place on Thursday 17 December. The GA will be electing the President and eight Directors of the EOSC Association Board. Of the fourteen candidates standing for election, RDA is pleased to note that exactly eight of them are RDA members.

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