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17 Mar 2014

RDA 3rd PLENARY IN FOCUS - just over a week to go

IN FOCUS: Third Plenary Programme * Co-located events * RDA communicating and sharing research – RDA Third Plenary Poster session * Irish Research Council (IRC) Poster Session * Meet the winners! RDA Europe Early Career Researchers & Scientists Support Programme*

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10 Feb 2014

Plenary 3 Accommodation - Croke Park Hotel almost fully booked

Dear RDA Members,

Please note that the conference hotel for RDA Third Plenary Meeting - The Croke Park Hotel - is almost fully booked. The conference booking code (ROYA250314) is valid until the end of the week, however some nights (particularly the 27th) only have a few remaining rooms.

Please book your accommodation ASAP. The conference hotel website is http://www.doylecollection.com/hotels/the-croke-park-hotel

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22 Jan 2014

RDA Updates

IN FOCUS: Call for Nominations: Research Data Alliance Council Members * Call for SciDataCon 2014 International Scientific Programme Committee candidates * Big Data and Open Data Workshop * EUDAT Calls for Collaboration Projects - partner news * RDA 3rd Plenary Updates! REGISTER and join us in Dublin, Ireland March 26 to 28, 2014.

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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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