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24 Jun 2019

Plenary 14 Session Submission Deadline Is Thursday!

With Plenary 14 (P14) scheduled to occur from October 23-25, the deadline for session submission is this Thursday, 27 June at 16:00 UTC.

Submissions for meeting sessions are open to working groups, interest groups, joint groups and birds of feather (BoF) meetings.

Please note, however, submissions are accepted from group chairs only. If you submit a session request for a group, please notify the other chairs of that group.

16 May 2019

Plenary 14: Call for Sessions, Collocated Events, Posters and Registration Now Open!

Taking place from 23-25 October 2019, the 14th RDA Plenary will take place in Dipoli, the nature-immersed building of Aalto University, Helsinki, in Finland, “one of the happiest countries in the world”, states Per Öster, CSC-IT Center For Science Director and Co-Chair of the P14 Programme Committee.

 

14 Mar 2018

Preservation Tools for Researchers: IG meeting at RDA

Greetings All,
A week from today, our newly-official IG will have its fourth meeting at the RDA Plenary in Berlin. This group is focused on tools that researchers can use to help keep track of all the great stuff we do, with the aim of preserving it. We have a great lineup of speakers, which should spark a lot of discussion. The meeting page is here: https://rd-alliance.org/ig-preservation-tools-techniques-and-policies-rd... . We’re in “Breakout 3”.

14 Mar 2018

Preservation Tools for Researchers: IG meeting at RDA

Greetings All,
A week from today, our newly-official IG will have its fourth meeting at the RDA Plenary in Berlin. This group is focused on tools that researchers can use to help keep track of all the great stuff we do, with the aim of preserving it. We have a great lineup of speakers, which should spark a lot of discussion. The meeting page is here: https://rd-alliance.org/ig-preservation-tools-techniques-and-policies-rd... . We’re in “Breakout 3”.

11 Sep 2017

CoreTrustSeal Certification Launched

Dear Colleagues,
(apologies in advance for multiple postings)
Please read below an announcement related to trustworthy data repositories
core-level certification. Do not hesitate to circulate widely.
Very best wishes.
Mustapha Mokrane
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*Mustapha Mokrane*, PhD. | Executive Director
World Data System-International Programme Office
c/o NICT Europe Centre, 28 rue de Berri, 75008 Paris, France
Mob: +33 6 1201 2912 <+33%206%2012%2001%2029%2012> ORCID ID:
0000-0002-0925-7983

19 Jun 2017

ISO certification of trusted repositories

I hope the following will be of interest.
Regards
..David
Dr David Giaretta
Who can be trusted with your precious information for years to come?
Much of our lives and our futures depend on digital information yet the
"father of the internet" Vint Cerf [1] worries about the coming "digital
dark age". How can we know who can be trusted with our digital future?
Now there is a way to do it in the same way we know which systems we can
trust for food, environment, energy, namely through ISO certification by ISO

24 Apr 2017

Draft ISO standard - comments and feedback requested

I'd appreciate and comments or feedback on
https://www.rd-alliance.org/system/files/documents/InformationPreparatio...
nsureLongTermUse-20170420.docx
It is relevant to the ADMP IG because it is tries to describe the pieces of
information which, based on the concepts of OAIS, are needed for long-term
re-use of information.
Besides OAIS concepts it brings in ideas and approaches from the Project

21 Apr 2017

Reminder Data and Software Preservation PresQT Workshop May 1-2 seeks input from stakeholders

Hi all, 

Just a Reminder, about the upcoming Data and Software Preservation PresQT workshop to be held at University of Notre Dame May 1-2, 2017.   There are a few seats left for those who'd like to attend on-site(registration closes Sunday night) & a remote attendance option.

The workshop convenes communities and tool providers engaged in data and software preservation to assess needs, look at the successful tools of today, and brainstorm about the data and software preservation tools of the future.

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