The experimentation day, to be held during Research Data Alliance Plenary 6 on 24 September 2015, is dedicated to foster connection/interaction between RDA members and startups, SMEs and large companies to promote enterprise engagement in RDA. With around 70% of RDA members coming from academic organizations, attracting more enterprise involvement in the data ecosystem is key for future development of the Alliance.
The 6th Plenary Call for Session proposals is open until June 20th midnight CEST. Requests will be built into the program for the Plenary 6 in Paris, France, September 23-25, 2015.
The RDA 5th Plenary Conference Report was published in this year's first issue of the e-Infrastructure Reflection Group (e-IRG) Newsletter.
The Research Data Alliance (RDA) is a volunteer organization and it is vital that RDA is able to harness the power of its members to achieve its goals of building social and technical bridges for data sharing as well as to sustain a well-coordinated outcome-driven organization. The purpose of this survey is to engage members of RDA in developing future directions.
In April, the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) hosted the 2015 Research Data Access and Preservation Summit (RDAP15) in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Attended by practitioners and researchers, including many members of the Research Data Alliance (RDA), the summit enabled cross-discipline collaboration across multiple organizations to solve research data management issues.
The Chandra Data Archive in the Chandra X-ray Center at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory in Cambridge, MA (USA), is looking for an astrophysicist or Data Scientist to fill the position of Deputy Archive astrophysicist.
Are you (or know of) a graduate student or a postdoctoral researchers at a higher education institution in the United States (US), or an early career researchers at a US.-based research institutions who graduated in the last three years with a relevant master’s or PhD degree, with an interest and commitment to data sharing and open access?
EMBL - EBI is seeking to recruit an experienced technical expert to work as an e-Infrastructure Integration Specialist. He or she would join the Technical Services Team at the European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) located at the Wellcome Trust Genome Campus near Cambridge in the UK.
This webinar will review a series of challenges related to the citation of large and dynamically growing and changing data and discuss solutions that are currently elaborated within the context of the RDA working group on Data Citation: Making Dynamic Data Citable.