RDA European office opens 2 vacancies
The Research Data Alliance (RDA) Association AISBL, with its legal headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, has two positions open:
RDA Virtual Plenary 18 Draft Programme now Available
The RDA Virtual Plenary 18 (VP18) draft programme is now available at https://www.rd-alliance.org/rdas-18th-plenary-meeting-programme, with a revised plenary date of 3-11 November 2021.
Approximately sixty breakout meetings will be taking place, in addition to numerous networking, poster and panel sessions.
Attn: RDA US Plenary 18 Session Chairs – Registration Support Available
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.
Leading Australia to Data-driven Research Impact
The Australian Research Data Commons (ARDC) has published a new impact booklet, Leading Australia to Data-Driven Research Impact, which showcases the breadth and depth of the services and collaborations that the ARDC provides the research community and sets out its vision for the future.
Help build the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC)
Update as of 27 October: Deadlines for RDA Open Calls are postponed until further notice. There is an administrative block that requires the open call to be suspended and others to be published at a later date.
EOSC Future Call for Working Groups
The EOSC Future project announced a call for proposals for working groups. Applicants can submit their working group proposals until 30 September 2021 to firstname.lastname@example.org
Open Call for Proposals: Optimising (RDA) Open Science Frameworks and Guidelines in the context of EOSC
The EOSC Future Project is seeking applications from individuals or organisations around the concept of improving existing technical data frameworks while at the same time leveraging on existing RDA recommendations and outputs .
Call for Posters for Virtual Plenary 18 Now Open; Submission Deadline is 15 September
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.
Job Opportunity: Executive Director, International Program Office, World Data System
Situated at Oak Ridge Institute at the University of Tennessee (ORI@UT) University of Tennessee Oak Ridge Innovation Institute (UT-ORII), an opportunity exists for the position of Executive Director (ED) to lead the International Programme Office (IPO) of the World Data System (WDS) . WDS is an Interdisciplinary Body of the International Science Council (ISC). The IPO serves 128 international member organizations.