Recent Activity: Data for Development IG

06 Dec 2019

RDA Plenary 15 Announcements - Registration and Calls for Co-located Events and Posters Now Open

 

RDA is excited to announce several important pieces of information related to RDA Plenary 15: Data for Real-World Impact, which will be held from 18-20 March 2020 in Melbourne, Australia at the Melbourne Convention Exhibition Centre, MCEC (https://mcec.com.au/).   This event will be hosted by CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation) with the support of the Australian Research Data Commons (ARDC).

28 Nov 2019

Deadline For P15 Group Session Submissions Extended To 5 December 2019

Dear RDA members, 

 

RDA's 15th Plenary meeting, Melbourne, Australia, 18-20 March 2020 

 

The deadline to submit session proposals for Plenary 15 in Melbourne, Australia has been extended to 5 December 2019, midnight UTC.

09 Oct 2019

P14 Session Chair Update

In preparation for Plenary 14 in Helsinki, please refer to the information presented below pertaining to your breakout sessions.

 

Remote Participation

  • Remote participation will be available in each meeting room through GoToMeeting, which will be running from the laptop provided by the University. By just opening your presentation on this laptop, remote attendees will be able to view your slides and hear you speak.

17 Sep 2019

Democratising Drone Data

Hi all

In the name of cross-RDA collaboration I'm hoping you'll find this event interesting and appealing enough to join us, but even if not, your students might be interested and/or see this as a way to partialy fund attending P14

The drone data IG is hosting a pre-event hackathon working on the LANDRS (Linked And Networked DRoneS) project where amoungst other things we're working on creating an ontology and building an OpenAPI sepecification for creating a Restful API for building linked data native drone data applications.  

17 Sep 2019

Democratising Drone Data

Hi all

In the name of cross-RDA collaboration I'm hoping you'll find this event interesting and appealing enough to join us, but even if not, your students might be interested and/or see this as a way to partialy fund attending P14

The drone data IG is hosting a pre-event hackathon working on the LANDRS (Linked And Networked DRoneS) project where amoungst other things we're working on creating an ontology and building an OpenAPI sepecification for creating a Restful API for building linked data native drone data applications.  

04 Sep 2019

RDA website unavailable due to maintenance on 4 and 5 September 2019

Dear RDA members,

 

The following message is to inform you that RDA website is scheduled for a technical maintenance from today 4 September at 10:00 UTC until tomorrow 5 September at 10:00 UTC.

Messages sent to RDA Group mailing lists may not be delivered during the maintenance period.

 

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

 

RDA Team

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.

 

28 Mar 2019

Joint session on "Data for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): RDA Connections", Wednesday April 3rd 14.30-16.00

Dear all,
As you may already know there will be a joint session of the IG Data for Development, IG Health Data and IG Small unmanned aircraft systems at the RDA Plenary in Philadelphia. The topic is: Data for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): RDA Connections.
The session will take place Wednesday April 3, 14.30-16.00. For details see here:
https://rd-alliance.org/joint-session-ig-data-development-ig-health-data...

24 Jan 2019

Big Data - Definition, Importance, Examples & Tools

Big data is a term that describes the large volume of data – both structured and unstructured – that inundates a business on a day-to-day basis. But it’s not the amount of data that’s important. It’s what organizations do with the data that matters. Big data can be analyzed for insights that lead to better decisions and strategic business moves.

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23 Oct 2018

IG Data for Development.: Invitation to session "Capacity Building for Data Management and Participation in International Surveys in Africa", 12 RDA Plenary, Botswana

Dear all,
Please find attached information on the session and presentations of the IG Data for Development at the RDA Plenary meeting next month.
We look forward to seeing many of you there.
Best wishes
Norman, Simone and Ingvill
Chair and co-chairs IG Data for Development

16 Jun 2018

Call for presentations at RDA Botswana 2018 - IG Data for Development

Dear all,
We want to organize the session "Capacity Building for East Africa for Data Management and Participation in International Surveys" at the next RDA Plenary in Botswana. If you would like to contribute with a presentation, please send title and abstract of max 250 words to us by June 25th 11.59 pm so we can upload the session proposal before the deadline June29th. If you have any questions, please let us know.
Best wishes Norman, Simone and Ingvill
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Interest Group "Data for Development"
Proposal for a session

16 Sep 2017

Reminder and agenda ! AW: Session IG Data for development at RDA -Montreal September 19 2017, 4-5.30 pm, session room: Mansfield 3

Reminder!!
Dear all,
We would like to remind you that our session:
Data sharing needs, requirements, and projects in developing countries
will take place on Tuesday September 19th, 16.00-17.30. Session Room: Mansfield 3.
Remote access will be provided, For details please see
https://www.rd-alliance.org/ig-data-development-rda-10th-plenary-meeting
Agenda:
1. Introduction (Ingvill C. Mochmann, IG Chair)

24 Aug 2017

Reminder! AW: Session IG Data for development at RDA -Montreal September 19 2017

Reminder!!
Dear all,
We are happy to inform you that our session:
Data sharing needs, requirements, and projects in developing countries
Has been accepted for the 10 Plenary in Montreal. The session will take place on Tuesday September 19th, 16.00-17.30.
For further details see here https://www.rd-alliance.org/ig-data-development-rda-10th-plenary-meeting

07 Aug 2017

Session IG Data for development at RDA -Montreal September 19 2017

Dear all,
We are happy to inform you that our session:
Data sharing needs, requirements, and projects in developing countries
Has been accepted for the 10 Plenary in Montreal. The session will take place on Tuesday September 19th, 16.00-17.30.
For further details see here https://www.rd-alliance.org/ig-data-development-rda-10th-plenary-meeting

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