Group Mailing list Archive

13 Apr 2016

FW: [RDA Newsletter] RDA 8th Plenary Meeting Call for Sessions now open!

Dear colleagues,
The submission of proposals are now open. The co-chairs of IGAD would be very interested to hear from those of you that will be in Denver in September.
Please let us know to plan a session accordingly.
All the best,
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Sent: 13 April 2016 23:02
To: Subirats, Imma (OPCC)

15 Mar 2016

Highlights from first and second IGAD outbreak sessions at RDA P7

1st IGAD BREAKOUT GROUP AT THE RDA 7 –  Results of the IGAD Pre-Meeting RDA P7: adopting RDA outputs

The Interest Group for Agricultural (IGAD) got together at the Research Data Alliance 7th Plenary in Tokyo. Discussion groups from the breakout sessions produced some interesting results

06 Mar 2016

5th international conference on agro-geoinformatics

The 5th International Conference on Agro-geoinformatics will be held in Tianjin (a big city half hour high-speed train ride from Beijing), China, July 18-20, 2016. The conference proceedings (EI-indexed) will be published by IEEE and selected papers from the conference will be published in a special issue of IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, a SCI-indexed journal.

02 Mar 2016

RE: [rda-agrdatainterop-ig] New Agrisemantics group

I hope the misspelling (corrected in the subject line) didn't make it over to the website ...
Simon J D Cox
Research Scientist
Land and Water
E ***@***.*** T +61 3 9545 2365 M +61 403 302 672
Physical: Reception Central, Bayview Avenue, Clayton, Vic 3168
Deliveries: Gate 3, Normanby Road, Clayton, Vic 3168
Postal: Private Bag 10, Clayton South, Vic 3169

02 Mar 2016

New Rice Data Interoperability group

Dear all,
There is a new place where you can have your discussions.
with email address: ***@***.***
I have added Ramil as a chair.
Dr. ir. Herman Stehouwer
Max Planck Computing and Data Facility (MPCDF)
RDA Secretariat
***@***.*** 0031-619258815

01 Mar 2016

New Agriseantics group

Dear all,
As we are currently discussing you now have a Agrisemantics working
group area in order to have a point to prepare your case statement etc.
You can find it here:
At the moment I have made Valeria and Cyril chairs as they presented.
Everything is off course open to change (but I had to fill in something).
It should be considered as a handy point to have discussions etc. and

08 Feb 2016

IGAD Pre-Meeting Agenda, Venue and RDA IGAD Sessions

Dear IGAD members,

The organization team of the RDA Interest Group on Agricultural Data (IGAD) Pre-Meeting is looking forward to welcome you to our pre-conference meeting that will be held on February 28th to 29th, before the 7th RDA Plenary Meeting, at Yayoi Auditorium (Faculty of Agriculture, University of Tokyo). We are pleased to share the meeting agenda and information on the venue with you.

The agenda is available at:

03 Feb 2016

IGAD Pre-meeting Draft agenda - Your feedback is very much welcome

Dear all,

I am sharing with all of you the first version of the agenda for the IGAD/RDA Pre-meeting that will take place from 28th to 29th February in Tokyo. Your comments and suggestions are very much welcome. We are planning to send out the agenda to all the participants on Monday, so your feedback is very much appreciate before then.

21 Jan 2016

IMPORTANT: Regarding invitation letters for VISA to attend IGAD Pre-meeting and RDA P7

Dear All


As we prepare to welcome you at RDA P7, please note that there are VISA requirements to enter Japan. Please check particular details for your passports and nationalities.

Requests for Invitations

Please send visa invitation requests to the local organizers: "please send the complete details including Name, Surname, Organisation, Country, Passport Number and Expiry Date together by email to  after registration fee is paid.