2nd Plenary Programme

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Monday 16th September | National Academy of Sciences Building

09:00 - 09:40

Plenary I a - Welcome and Opening  Keynote     Play Play Flash Video

Chair: Farnam Jahanian  NSF Assistant Director for the Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Directorate

09:00 - 09:05 Welcome - Fran Berman, Co-chair RDA, Chair RDA/US
09:05 - 09:15

Introduction and Opening of Plenary - Farnam Jahanian, NSF Assistant Director for the Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Directorate

09:15 - 09:35 Tom Kalil, Deputy Director for Technology and Innovation, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
   
09:40 - 10:30

Plenary I b - Benefits and Possibilities of Open Data Sharing      Play Play Flash Video

Chair: Sayeed Choudhury  Associate Dean for Research Data Management, The Johns Hopkins University

09:40 - 10:05

Open and Machine Readable: Living In The New Default World

John Wilbanks, Chief Commons Officer, Sage Bionetworks

10:05 - 10:30

Fuelling and Transforming Evidential Cultures of Research

Carole Palmer, Director, Center for Informatics Research in Science and Scholarship (CIRSS) and Professor Graduate School of Library and Information Science (GSLIS) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

 
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
 
11:00 - 12:45

Plenary II - RDA Business including news from Council and the first Organisational Assembly    Play Play Flash Video

This is the general business meeting for RDA. We will introduce new Council members and Working Groups. We will update the membership on key Working Group activities, evolving organizational structures, and other RDA business. This session will also include the first Organizational Assembly, allowing the membership to better understand the role of private organizations as members in RDA.

Chair: Herman Stehouwer, RDA Secretariat

11:00 - 11:30 Council and Secretariat updates: introduce new members, bids for Plenary 4, other business
11:30 - 12:00 Updates from currently active and recognized WGs
12:00  - 12:45 Organizational Assembly - Member organizations of RDA
 
12:45 - 13:45 Networking Lunch
 
13:45 - 15:30

Plenary III - Building Global Partnerships. The Perspective of Funders and Affiliate Organisations       Play Play Flash Video

This session seeks to get perspectives from governments and organizations related to RDA on the overarching theme of building global partnerships. A panel of Government agency representatives from the EC, Australia, and the US will discuss their perspectives on how agencies can collaborate and promote the development of a data sharing infrastructure. An organizational panel consisting of a few data-related organizations, both broad and disciplinary in scope, will be discussing how they can most effectively interact with RDA highlighting actionable ideas or means for connection.

Active participation from the audience will be encouraged.

Chair: Chris Greer, NIST Acting Director, Cyber Physical Systems and Smart Grid Program Office, Engineering Laboratory

14:00 - 14:45

RDA Colloquium Panel Discussion

Mark Suskin, Deputy Director, Division of Advanced Cyberinfrastructure (CISE/ACI), US National Science Foundation

Kostas Glinos, European Commission, Head e-Infrastructure

Clare McLaughlin, Counsellor - Education and Science, Australian Embassy to Belgium and Luxembourg and Mission to the European Union and NATO in Brussels

Michael Stebbins, Assistant Director, Biotechnology, Office of Science and Technology Policy

14:45 - 15:30

Affiliate organizations Panel Discussion

Sara Graves, CODATA

Curt Tilmes, ESIP

Phil Archer, W3C

Jan Brase, DataCite

 
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 - 17:30

Plenary IV - Technical Advisory Board and general technical collaboration   

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The Technical Advisory Board provides the technical roadmap for RDA. In this session, you will learn what the TAB is all about and the critical role it plays in helping RDA Working Groups conduct their activities. You'll meet the interim members of the
TAB and hear from the candidates running for election to the Board.

Chair: Larry Lannom, VP, Corporation for National Research Initiatives (CNRI)

16:00 - 17:00 Introductions and short comments from the interim appointed members then statements and questions for TAB candidates up for election.
17:00 -  17:30 Identifiying areas of WG/IG intersection and collaboration
 
19:00 - 20:30

Reception and Poster Session

Remarks by Tony Hey, Vice President of Microsoft Research Connections

 

 

Tuesday 17th September | Washington Marriott

Details of Breakout sessions can be accessed by clicking on the room title

09:00 - 11:00 Breakout Session I  
Room Salon A Salon B Salon C Salon D Salon E Salon F Salon G Salon H
09:00 - 11:00 Data Foundations & Terminology RDA/WDS Certification Engagement Agricultural Data RDA for  Newcomers Legal Interoperability RDA Colloquium last half with Council
(by invitation)
 
11:00 - 11:15 Coffee break
 
11:15 - 13:15  Breakout Session II  
Room Salon A Salon B Salon C Salon D Salon E Salon F Salon G Salon H Logan
11:15 - 12:15 Data Foundations & Terminology Global Registry of Trusted Data Repositories and Services Engagement Agricultural Data Data Citation Legal Interoperability Economic Models & Infrastructures for Federated Materials Data Management

Cost data proposal on publishing data

Council
(by invitation)
12:15 - 13:15 Practical Policy Global Registry of Trusted Data Repositories and Services Marine Data Agricultural Data Data Citation Toxicogenomics Interoperability Research Data Provenance Linked Data Council
(by invitation)
13:15  -  14:00 Networking Lunch
 
14:00 - 16:00  Breakout Session III
Room Salon A Salon B Salon C Salon D Salon E Salon F Salon G Salon H
14:00 - 15:00 Practical Policy RDA/WDS Publishing Data IG Overview + Proposed Costs WG PID Types Metadata Brokering Big Data Analytics Organizational Members business meeting BoF: Education and Training in Data Intensive Science
15:00 - 16:00 Practical Policy RDA/WDS Publishing Data. proposed WGs: Bibliometrics, Workflows PID Types Metadata Brokering Big Data Analytics Long Tail of Research Data IG  
16:00 - 16:15 Coffee break
 
16:15 - 18:15  Breakout Session IV
Room Salon A Salon B Salon C Salon D Salon E Salon F Salon G Salon H
16:15  - 17:15 Community Capability Model RDA/WDS Publishing Data Subgroup: Services PID Types Data Type Registries

Preservation

e-Infrastructure

BoF: Chemical Safety Long Tail of Research Data IG  
17:15  - 18:15 Community Capability Model RDA/WDS Publishing Data Feedback and discussion PID Types Data Type Registries

Preservation 

e-Infrastructure

     
19:00 - 22:00

Conference Dinner Cruise (buses depart Washington Marriott at 18:45)

 

 

Wednesday 18th September | National Academy of Sciences Building

09:00 - 10:30

Plenary V - Initial Meeting Results and Working Group Reports   Play Play Flash Video

Chair: Carlos Morais-Pires, European Commission

 
10:30  - 11:00 Coffee Break
 
11:00 - 12:00

Plenary VI: Community discussion      Play Play Flash Video

Facilitator: Mark Parsons, RDA Secretariat

 
12:00 - 12:30

Closing and Announcement of Plenary 3

Andrew Treloar, Director of Technology, Australian National Data Service

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch on your own and travel to Hotel
 
14:00 - 17:00

Working Groups, Interest Groups,Task Forces, and BoFs at the Washington Marriott

Room Salon A Salon B Salon C Salon D Salon E Salon F NAS

14:00  - 17:00

Libraries and Research Data Technical Advisory Board Working Group Chairs meeting Digital Practices in History and Ethnography Cloud Computing and Data Analysis Training for the Developing World

Preservation e-Infrastructure IG

Data Citation Harmonization (@NAS)
17:00 Closing
 

PLENARY LOCATION:
National Academy of Sciences Building
2101 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20418
Meeting Room: Auditorium (1st floor)
Directions: http://www.nationalacademies.org/about/contact/na_069684.html
Metro Station: Foggy Bottom (Blue Line) - approximately 5 blocks

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BREAKOUT SESSION LOCATION :
Washington Marriott
1221 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC ‎20037
Phone: 202-872-1500
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Metro Stations: Dupont Circle (Red Line) - 0.3 Miles, Foggy Bottom (Blue Line) - 0.4 Miles