Group Mailing list Archive

16 Mar 2017

Registration for OGC Agriculture Summit in Delft

I hope to see many of you at the OGC Agriculture Summit next Tuesday, 21 March at TU Delft.
Registration for the Agriculture Summit next Tuesday in Delft is here:
Limited remote access via Go To Meeting will be available:
1. Please join my meeting, Tue Mar 21st 8:30 AM EDT.

10 Mar 2017

RDA/IGAD Pre-Meeting April 3th to 4th - Last news

Some new information on the RDA Interest Group on Agricultural Data (IGAD) Pre-Meeting  that will be held on April 3th to 4th, before the 9th RDA Plenary Meeting at the Faculty of Library and Information Science, University of Barcelona. We are pleased to share the meeting agenda and information on the venue with you.

The agenda is available at:

Please note that lunch and coffee of both days are covered.

24 Feb 2017

Open Geospatial Consortium Agriculture Summit

The Open Geospatial Consortium will be hosting an open Summit on agricultural data and standards at its meeting next month at TU Delft. As one of the session conveners, I would like to invite members of the RDA IGAD to participate either in person or remotely through web conference. The draft meeting agenda and abstract are here and your comments on the contents or structure of the meeting are also welcome.

12 Jan 2017

Invitation to join the Discussion Group "Building synergies in Capacity Development"

Dear all,


this is an invitation for all interested persons to join the discussion group "Building Synergies in Capacity Development" in the next IGAD pre-meeting (3-4 April 2017 in Barcelona). 

The group will discuss about possible synergies between existing education and training activities (especially led by GODAN, RDA, CODATA etc.), about agricultural science needs for open curricula focussed on open data and about best practices and development proposals for training programmes.

14 Nov 2016

Invitation for a Discussion Group on “Metrics and indicators in agricultural science” in IGAD Pre-meeting

Dear All,

Following up on Imma Subirat’s post on October 17th, I would like to invite those who are interested in joining the discussion group on “Metrics and indicators in agricultural science” in IGAD Pre-meeting on 3-4 April 2017 in Barcelona. I will be co-chairing the group discussion together with Hugo Besemer from Wageningen University.

17 Oct 2016

Invitation to participate at the IDAG pre-conference meeting in Barcelona, April 2017

Dear colleagues IGAD and WG related,

On behalf of the RDA [1] Interest Group on Agricultural Data (IDAG) [2],  Global Open Data in Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN), the organizing and local committees,  I am pleased to invite you to our pre-conference meeting that will be held April 3-4, 2017 at the Faculty of Library and Information Science of the University of Barcelona. The event will take place before the 9th RDA Plenary Meeting, April 5-7, 2017..

13 Oct 2016

MOOC "Introduction to a Web of Linked Data"

Dear all,
this message to inform you of this online course on "Introduction to a
Web of Linked Data". I already attended a MOOC taught by the same
persons. They are good!
The MOOC "Introduction to a Web of Linked Data
" *will be
available on 21 November 2016 on the France Université Numérique (FUN)
platform.* It will be taught by Fabien GANDON, Catherine FARON-ZUCKER
and Olivier Corby (Wimmics team, Inria, I3S, CNRS, UNS).
Among its many evolutions, the Web became a way to exchange data between