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Publishing Data Webinar

This Webinar will take place on Thursday, 2 October 2014 at 13:00 UTC/GMT, and will update participants on the current activities of the various Data Publishing Interest and Working Groups under the joint effort of the ICSU World Data System (ICSU-WDS) and the Research Data Alliance (RDA).  Seats are limited to 100 and are allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. Therefore, please ...

ESIP Summer Meeting 2014 and WDS Town Hall

Frisco, CO , USA

Keynote plenaries on software sustainability from multiple perspectives (data center, science and entrepreneurial) Breakout sessions on software metrics, attribution of software and source code and building community around a software package Half-day training on Agile software development practices and a discussion session on Agile in use around the ESIP Federation 2-day Software ...

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 ...