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04 Jun 2013

Research Data Alliance Launch

The Sunlight Foundation blog reports on the launch of the Research Data Alliance (RDA), a major open data initiative and looking to facilitate scientific data sharing between institutions worldwide. The Research Data Alliance aims to accelerate and facilitate research data sharing and exchange. The work of the Research Data Alliance will primarily be undertaken through its working groups.

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04 Jun 2013

EU broadens access to scientific research

The Verge reports on the launch of the Research Data Alliance by Commissioner Kroes on 18 March 2013. The RDA is a cooperative model intended to help gather and share scientific data around the world. "Our society and our future are best served through science that is faster, better, and more open," Kroes said. "We are propelled by the same, inevitable currents of change.

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04 Jun 2013

Opening up Scientific Data

The European Commission is putting openness at the heart of European innovation and research. The Research Data Alliance is a global effort supported by the European Union's 7th Framework Program, the National Science Foundation in the US and the Australian government.

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04 Jun 2013

NSF Supports US Participation in the Launch of the Research Data Alliance

Many of the world's leading computational scientists across multiple disciplines will gather in Sweden March 18 to March 20 for the first plenary session of the new international Research Data Alliance (RDA)--an interdisciplinary organization whose goal is to accelerate data-driven innovation through research data sharing and exchange. Spearheaded by RDA leaders from the U.S.

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04 Jun 2013

New global Research Data Alliance poised for launch

Communications of the ACM announces the launch of a new global initiative, the Research Data Alliance (RDA). RDA designed to accelerate data-driven innovation worldwide through research data sharing and exchange is scheduled to have its first meeting and plenary session March 18-20 in Gothenburg, Sweden.

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04 Jun 2013

Research Data Alliance Launch & First Plenary

The Research Data Alliance (RDA) is a newly formed organization whose goal is to accelerate international data-driven innovation and discovery by facilitating research, data sharing and exchange, use and re-use, standards harmonisation for specific communities and across scientific disciplines.

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04 Jun 2013

Open Access Research Data without Barriers

The Research Data Alliance (RDA) is a newly formed organization whose goal is to accelerate international data-driven innovation and discovery by facilitating research, data sharing and exchange, use and re-use, standards harmonisation for specific communities and across scientific disciplines.

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04 Jun 2013

Researchers organise to share data, speed innovation

To meet the challenge of implementing big data, a new international scientific organization is forming to facilitate the sharing of research data and speed the pace of innovation. The group, called the Research Data Alliance, will comprise some of the top computer experts from around the world, representing all scientific disciplines.

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