Group Mailing list Archive

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.


18 Mar 2018

invitation to RDA meeting on Sensitive Data

to: RDA/NISO Privacy Implications of Research Data Sets IG’
Dear all,
Because of the partial overlap between the "RDA/NISO Privacy Implications of Research Data Sets IG” and the subject of Sensitive Data, I would like to draw you attention to a meeting at the RDA plenary coming week “Sensitive data for Open Science”. The meeting is scheduled on Thursday 15:30-17:00 in Room C04.
Hope to see many of you.
Best regards,
Daan Broeder, Francesca Iozzi, Wolgang Kuchinke
Daan Broeder
Tel. +31 20 4628625

07 Feb 2018

New European report: Legal Barriers to Open Data Sharing

Hi all
I saw this and thought it might be of interest to this group
"The recently published *Study on legal barriers to open data sharing -
Data Protection and PSI
a closer look at legal barriers to data sharing within the context of the
European Commission’s Open Research Data Pilot in Horizon 2020. The study
investigates two legal issues for the implementation of the Pilot, i.e.,

06 Oct 2017

Webinar "Handling Restricted and Sensitive Data" on Oct. 12

I just saw this announced on the IASSIST member list and thought it may be of interest to members of this group:
There is a webinar on "Handling Restricted and Sensitive Data" on Oct. 12, 12:00-13:30 US-Eastern time, sponsored by the SLA Data Caucus ( Details/registration at
Stefan Kramer

05 Sep 2017

Fwd: FW: Error processing message

Dear All,
A quick email to introduce myself as a follow-up to my brief intro in the
IG call that just took place.
I work for CGIAR, a network if 15 international agricultural research
centers. We are at the early stages of developing best practice guidelines
and support tools on ‘privacy and ethics considerations in the data
lifecycle, including practical approaches to address constraints’. I came
across this RDA IG while looking for external initiatives to connect with

25 Aug 2017

Task group meeting rescheduled to September 5

Dear members of the NISO/RDA Privacy Implications Of Research Data Sets IG,
This is a note to inform you of a change in the meeting date and time for the task groups that have been working on examining value statements related to privacy and research data and on creating use cases. The meeting originally scheduled for Thursday, August 31, at 4pm US Eastern time has been rescheduled to Tuesday, September 5, at 12pm US Eastern time.

01 Aug 2017

Google Docs

Dear colleagues,
unfortunately today's call again failed, one of the reason being problems with our local phone system but also because only one member (besides Nettie) was present. Maybe it would be more efficient to exchange thoughts by email and documents and have less frequently telcos? What do you think?
I have placed a first draft of a glossary on Google docs, open for your contributions: