With over 14000 individual members from 150+ countries, RDA provides a neutral space where its members can come together to develop and adopt infrastructure that promotes data-sharing and data-driven research
This video guides you through the RDA website and its main functionalities. It is a good snapshot to understand what's behind the RDA mechanisms, its Governance, the working groups and what you do with them and who's involved.
RDA Adoption stories - the playlist
We’ve asked RDA members who have already adopted RDA outputs, to share their experience and lessons learned in a story. Find below a series of RDA adoption videos by individuals, organisations and projects. The complete playlist is available here.
RDA Global Adoption Week - June 2020
The adoption session, originally planned for Plenary 15, ran as a global adoption week scheduled from 15 to 19 June 2020. The aim was to demonstrate the wide variety of adoptable and adopted solutions to data sharing challenges that people in the field encounter in their daily jobs.
The Agricultural Data Interest Group (IGAD) Group organised a series of Webinars on Agriculture discussing cutting edge developments in agricultural data. They are collected in the playlist below (also available here).
RDA's VP 15 Session Recordings - March 2020
RDA's 15th Plenary Meeting, originally planned to take place in Melbourne, Australia, took place as a virtual meeting from 18th March to 10th April 2020, with session recordings available below. The playlist is still being updated with more recordings, so watch this space!
Why RDA makes the difference - January 2020
The Research Data Alliance (RDA) is an international organization dedicated to promoting the development of global infrastructure for data sharing and data-driven exploration. Is mission is to build the social and technical bridges to enable data sharing and re-use across countries, disciplines and technologies. Launched in 2013, the RDA has grown precipitously from 250individuals at its first Plenary to over 9000RDA community members from 135+ countries in 2019.
RDA Plenaries: powered by people - January 2020
RDA Plenaries are held every six months in different places around the world. They are exciting and productive events that bring together a unique community of data scientists, librarians, computer scientists, and domain scientists. Plenary meetings are special working events that really help move the community forward in creating tangible deliverables that improve data sharing across disciplines, technologies, and countries
A Data Hungry Research Field - December 2019
At the RDA 14th Plenary meeting in Helsinki, 23-25 October 2019, RDA chairs were asked "Why data makes the difference?". Their answers revealed the inherent value of RDA evident from their answers here in this video.
What is RDA and Why Should I Attend the 15th Plenary in Melbourne? December 2019
DA 14th Plenary - Data Makes the Difference - highlights - November 2019
RDA 14th Plenary in Finland brought together data experts in research, industry and policy-making from all around the world and from all disciplines under the theme Data Makes the Difference.