Personal tools

Events

WDS Events

View all »

Deadline: AGU 2017 abstracts submission

The AGU 2017 Fall meeting (New Orleans, USA, 11-15 December 2017) will include many sessions of interest to the WDS Community. Of particular interest are the below session in the Earth and Space Science Informatics focus group dealing with data repositories and data sharing. IN057 and IN025 are co-convened by WDS. IN052 and IN047 are co-convened by the Belmont Forum e-IDM and DataCite . ...

World Data System Asia–Oceania Conference 2017

Kyoto University, Japan

Abstract Submission, Registration, and Application for Support Now Open! The aims of the WDS Asia–Oceania Conference 2017 are to reinforce the data stewardship community in the Asia–Oceania region and to help establish a collaborative system for access to and dissemination of research data. The Conference will bring together data practitioners, data repository managers, and researchers; in ...

EGU Town Hall: Trust is capital in research data repositories

Austria Center Vienna (ACV), Room 0.96, Vienna, Austria

We encourage EGU participants, researchers interested in data stewardship, data practitioners, and representatives of data repositories, to join us for this  EGU 2017 town hall meeting  (25 April 2017 19:00–20:00 room 0.96) and learn more about the benefits of certification of data repositories against the Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements and discuss ways to improve the ...

WDS Members' Events

View all »

Pecora 20 Conference: Observing a Changing Earth

Sheraton Hotel, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

With emphasis on recent significant developments in remote sensing, the theme of Pecora 20 is ' Observing a Changing Earth: Science for Decisions…Monitoring, Assessment, and Projection '. This conference will offer a program on applications of satellite and other Earth observations to monitor, assess, and perform projections of future land and water resources, as well as big data and other ...

International CODATA 2017 Conference 'Global Challenges and Data-driven Science'

Saint Petersburg, Russia

The International CODATA 2017 Conference, 'Global Challenges and Data-driven Science' will explore the fundamental issues relating to the availability, (re-)use and scientific analysis of data that relate to the most significant contemporary global challenges. Global science is increasingly data-driven. Major international scientific programmes contribute to a collective endeavour to ...

EUDAT & Research Data Management Summer School

Heraklion, Crete

On 3–7 July 2017, EUDAT is organizing a Summer School, set in the stunning landscapes of Heraklion, Crete, and kindly hosted by FORTH , to introduce early-career researchers to the principles and tools needed for careers in data intensive science and data management. The course is applicable to those working with big data, as well as researchers from less data-intensive communities. In ...

WDS-related Events

View all »

14th International Conference on Digital Preservation (iPRES 2017)

Kyoto University, Japan

Kyoto University is delighted to announce that the 14th International Conference on Digital Preservation (iPRES 2017) will take place from 25th (Mon.) to 29th (Fri.) September 2017 in Kyoto, Japan. The registration website is open, and an Early Bird discount is available until 12 August. [Note: a free   Japanese Tutorial Session will be held on Monday afternoon and  Tuesday morning.] ...

GEO Data Providers Workshop

Florence, Italy

Data providers/Members of ICSU-WDS interested in contributing to the Group on Earth Observations' GEOSS are invited to attend the 2nd GEO workshop, whether your data are already brokered by GEOSS or if your data could be integrated as a new resource. The  First GEO Data Providers workshop  was held as a side event during the GEO-XIII Plenary in St. Petersburg, to strengthen the dialogue ...

RDA 7th Plenary and Side Events

Hitotsubashi Hall, Tokyo, Japan

The Research Data Alliance (RDA) will hold its next  Plenary Meeting  for the first time in Asia! The 7th edition will take place 1–3 March 2016 in Tokyo, Japan, where the ICSU World Data System International Programme Office is hosted by the Japanese National Institute of Information and Communications Technology. Beyond this geographical proximity, WDS is strongly involved in RDA ...

Important Deadlines

View all »

Submission Deadline: EUDAT & Research Data Management Summer School

Heraklion, Crete

On 3–7 July 2017, EUDAT is organizing a Summer School, set in the stunning landscapes of Heraklion, Crete, and kindly hosted by FORTH , to introduce early-career researchers to the principles and tools needed for careers in data intensive science and data management. The course is applicable to those working with big data, as well as researchers from less data-intensive communities. In ...

Call for Papers Closes for WDS-convened Session at AGU 2016

Paper contributions are invited for the session  Publishing and Managing Data: The case for Trustworthy Digital Repositories  accepted in the Earth and Space Science Informatics focus group at the  AGU 2016 Fall Meeting . This session is expected to highlight the important role played by the WDS community in seizing the opportunities and addressing the challenges outlined in the below ...

Room Block Expires for IDW 2016

Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel

Rooms have been blocked at the Sheraton Downtown Hotel at a discounted rate of 199 USD/night (+ 29.35 USD/night tax) until 26 August. Availability is limited and rooms are being booked out fast. To avoid disappointment, r eserve your room now !