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SciDataCon 2016 Programme Available!


We are delighted to publish the draft programme for SciDataCon 2016 with options for viewing in a full window or for downloading the spreadsheet. The two days (12–13 September) will contain a total of 56 sessions spread over 7 parallel tracks, as well as 2 dedicated poster sessions. Details will be provided soon on keynotes and on the opening ceremony on the evening of Sunday, 11 September, as will the final interactive programme with full session descriptions and abstracts.

A reminder to register for International Data Week (IDW) 2016 and book your hotel through the IDW website!

SciDataCon is a scientific research conference series convened biennially by the ICSU World Data System and ICSU Committee on Data for Science and Technology. The 2016 conference will take place on 11–13 September 2016 in Denver, Colorado as part of International Data Week, and is entitled Advancing the Frontiers of Data Science and Data Stewardship. The scope of SciDataCon 2016 is explicitly broad and inclusive, addressing all aspects of the role of data in research, and will feature scientific papers from a wide range of perspectives.