Ahead of the first Australian RDA plenary in 2020, the RDA and the Australian Research Data Commons (ARDC) are collaborating to present an “RDA meet and greet tour” in Australia from 22 July to 8 August. The tour provides an opportunity to find out more about the work of RDA and to meet Hilary Hanahoe, RDA Secretary General.
On the 3rd of July the Athena Research centre, RDA Greek Node Coordinator, organised a workhop on the RDA Outputs and adoption. The workshop aimed to foster uptake of the freely available technical and social challanges of data sharing. During the workshop an overview of all these solutions, or RDA Recommendations and Outputs as they are called - was given based on the data lifecycle. Feedback from the audience was gathered on related community needs, and potential adoption of RDA outputs, including their usefullness and usability.
Would you like to get dedicated support for your data repository to achieve the CoreTrustSeal certification or to have your repository to be more compatible with other repositories? Then this open call might be something for you. The deadline for applying is Friday, 30th of August 2019.
Recruitment has begun for the position of Head of Data Services for Washington University Libraries. The incumbent will report to the Associate University Librarian for Digital Scholarship and Technology Services. Review of applications will begin on July 15, and continue until the position is filled.
RDA Europe is offering financial support to nine Early Career Researchers and seven European Experts working with data to attend the 14th RDA Plenary meeting, in Helsinki, Finland, 23-25 October 2019.
To find out more about the requirements, selection process and financial contributions please visit:
The founding organisations wish for International Data Week are inviting proposals to host the third and fourth editions of this exciting event in September/October/November 2021 and 2023 respectively. Deadline is 30 September 2019.
The theme of this year's edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) is 'Collective Curation: the many hands that make data work'. A call for papers is open, deadline for abstracts has now been extended to 8th of July 2019.
With Plenary 14 (P14) scheduled to occur from October 23-25, deadlines for session and poster submission are fast approaching and early bird registration is open (https://www.rd-alliance.org/rda-14th-plenary-registration).