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22 Apr 2015

Join the RDA 6th Plenary Climate Change Data Challenge!

The 6th Plenary RDA Meeting to be hosted in Paris from 23-25 September 2015, will feature a special focus on research data for climate change, leveraging on the UN Climate Change Conference (COP21) to be held in Paris in December 2015. As a part of this special focus Cap Digital & RDA have created a special Challenge designed to connect Climate Change related Data Sets with startups, SMEs and larger organizations with practical application for these data.

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20 Mar 2015

Photos and Videos from RDA's 5th Plenary Available Online

Good afternoon everyone.  On behalf of the RDA/US team and the RDA Organizing Committee, thank you for attending last week’s Plenary meeting in San Diego.   The level of participation and enthusiasm from you was impressive and we are excited to continue this momentum in the coming months.

To help you remember this amazing Meeting, the photo gallery and video recordings from the Meeting have been posted to rd-alliance.org.

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10 Mar 2015

New Groups Available for Public Comment

Hello All - 

Just a short reminder to check the RDA home page to see what's new, and provide your comments on proposed groups.  There are three available for public comment right now:  one on Data Rescue, one on Active Data Management Plans and one on Vocabulary Services.

The comment period for the public is 30 days from the posted date of the text, although comments and participation are always welcome!

Thanks in advance!


Kathy Fontaine, RDA Secretariat


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