In order to enhance the plenary experience, RDA Working and Interest Group chairs have identified nine “pathways”, or themes, to assist Virtual Plenary 18 (VP18) attendees in planning their schedules. Attendees can now simply identify the most relevant pathways, learn about the meeting objectives and begin creating a preliminary schedule.
The RDA “Discipline-specific Guidance for DMPs” Working Group is developing or adapting discipline-specific recommendations for DMPs and would like your input on this topic. They would appreciate if you could spend 15 minutes or so to complete a survey, which would help them create the catalog for your discipline.
The RDA has opened an application process to identify a specialised website design and development company to manage, re-design, develop and maintain a new web platform that enables global collaboration among its users / community while promoting the values of the organisation.
The main goals for the web platform are to:
Applications are now being accepted by RDA US Group Chairs for registration support to attend the upcoming 18th RDA Plenary Meeting being held virtually November 3 - 11, 2021.
The deadline for application submission is October 14, 2021.
The Virtual Plenary 18 (VP18) Poster Session will provide participants an excellent opportunity to share research accomplishments with an audience of data practitioners, computer scientists, researchers, policy makers and private sector representatives. Leveraging the platform, gather.town, poster sessions will be scheduled at different times to accommodate multiple time zones.