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17 Jan 2014

Call for Nominations: Research Data Alliance Council Members


The Organizing Group* of the Research Data Alliance Colloquium (RDA-C) is planning to appoint the final two members to the Research Data Alliance (RDA) Council in January, 2014, and is seeking input from the RDA Community.  Specifically, members of the community are encouraged to submit names for the two remaining open positions no later than February 3, 2014.

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15 Jan 2014

Request for Comment on Draft RDA Output and IP Policy

Over the last several months, a Task Force consisting of members of WGs, Council, TAB, and the Secretariat has worked to draft a policy defining the formal outputs of RDA and the associated intellectual property rights around those outputs. An overall goal was to create an environment that facilitates broad adoption and ongoing sustainability of RDA outputs. The Task Force sought the input of Council and all the WG and IG chairs and has developed a policy whereby RDA encourages broad and open sharing but formally endorses or "owns" very little.

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29 Jul 2013

Research Data Alliance - News Update 1 August 2013

In Focus:

Second Plenary of the Research Data Alliance

National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC

September 16–18, 2013

The Research Data Alliance invites participants from all walks of the research / data world to join us at the National Academy of Sciences for our Second Plenary!

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