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CODATA Workshop on Big Data for International Scientific Programmes: Challenges and Opportunities

Beijing, China

Harnessing the Big Data Age for International Science Rapid advances in technology are radically changing the way in which data are being collected, used, and stored. Digital data are gathered, replicated, moved, and processed more quickly and in greater volumes than ever before. As new information technologies, sensors, and communication networks develop, the range and complexity of ...

WDS Co-convened Session at EGU General Assembly 2014

Vienna, Austria

Wim Hugo of the WDS-SC will represent ICSU-WDS at the 2014 General Assembly of European Geoscience Union. During the GA, WDS will co-convene the session  ESSI2.9: International cross-project collaboration and interoperability of data management systems . This session is targeted to all geoscientists, computer and information scientists who want to present their expertise and experiences in ...

Joint RDA–WDS Sessions at RDA Third Plenary Meeting

Dublin, Ireland

The Third Plenary of the Research Data Alliance has the title ‘The Data Sharing Community: Playing YOUR Part’. It is concerned with exploiting the potential of RDA’s work to date; addressing all parts of the data lifecycle. The programme contains a mixture of keynotes, panels, networking, Working and Interest Groups, as well as ‘Birds of a Feather’ sessions on a variety of topics from numerous ...

WDS Members' Forum

Jawaharlal Nehru University Convention Centre, New Delhi, India

SciDataCon 2014 will be preceded by ICSU-WDS' biennial Members' Forum. This one-day business meeting will be held in the Conference venue on 2 November (the day of SciDataCon's opening ceremony), and is open to anyone with an interest in ICSU-WDS—prospective Members are particularly welcomed. Especially, r epresentatives of all WDS Regular and Network Members are expected to participate in the ...

SciDataCon 2014

Jawaharlal Nehru University Convention Centre, New Delhi, India

The inaugural Conference, SciDataCon 2014, will be held on 2–5 November 2014 at the Jawaharlal Nehru University Convention Centre in New Delhi, India; hosted by the Indian National Science Academy. It will have the general theme of Data Sharing and Integration for Global Sustainability; with an eye towards the Future Earth research programme, which will be launched by ICSU and its partners in ...