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Data Challenges for Global Sustainability

The ICSU World Data System (ICSU-WDS) organized a parallel session, in collaboration with the Committee on Data for Science and Technology (CODATA), on  Data Challenges for Global Sustainability  at the  Planet under Pressure  2012 Conference in London, UK. The session was co-chaired by Dr. Roberta Balstad and Dr. Michael Diepenbroek (WDS-SC). Mitigating and coping with the impacts of global ...

Sixth WDS Scientific Committee Meeting

Sixth WDS Scientific Committee Meeting

The WDS Scientific Committee (WDS-SC) met for the sixth time on 28–30 March 2012  in London, UK. The meeting was hosted by the Royal Society; ICSU's UK National Member. A gathering with UK-based WDS Members was organized p rior to the meeting, and explored n ew avenues to increase UK participation in ICSU-WDS, including through discussions with the Natural Environment Research Council. The ...

Fifth WDS Scientific Committee Meeting

Fifth WDS Scientific Committee Meeting

The WDS Scientific Committee met for the fifth time on 7–8  September 2011  at Kyoto University, Japan; immediately following the First ICSU-WDS Conference, held at the same venue.

Third WDS Scientific Committee Meeting (+ WDS-sponsored Sessions at CODATA 2010)

Third WDS Scientific Committee Meeting (+ WDS-sponsored Sessions at CODATA 2010)

The WDS Scientific Committee held its Third Meeting in Cape Town, South Africa; immediately following the conclusion of the 22nd International CODATA Conference (24-27 October 2010, Stellenbosch). At the Conference, WDS-sponsored the following Scientific Sessions. Session Theme Co-chairs Parallel High Level Sessions F Data Publishing in the Context of ...