Recent Activity: Agricultural Data Interest Group (IGAD)

16 May 2019

Plenary 14: Call for Sessions, Collocated Events, Posters and Registration Now Open!

Taking place from 23-25 October 2019, the 14th RDA Plenary will take place in Dipoli, the nature-immersed building of Aalto University, Helsinki, in Finland, “one of the happiest countries in the world”, states Per Öster, CSC-IT Center For Science Director and Co-Chair of the P14 Programme Committee.

 

16 May 2019

Plenary 14: Call for Sessions, Collocated Events, Posters and Registration Now Open!

Taking place from 23-25 October 2019, the 14th RDA Plenary will take place in Dipoli, the nature-immersed building of Aalto University, Helsinki, in Finland, “one of the happiest countries in the world”, states Per Öster, CSC-IT Center For Science Director and Co-Chair of the P14 Programme Committee.

 

10 May 2019

Useful information about P14 IGAD activities

Dear all,

Thank you to all of you that actively participated in the IGAD pre-meeting and the plenary meeting in Philadelphia. It was an amazing opportunity to share knowledge about existing activities undertaken by IGAD members. You will find a summary of the pre-meeting at http://aims.fao.org/activity/events/highlight-recently-held-interest-gro...

15 Apr 2019

FW: Open Data and the Ag Data Commons Webinar - April 25

From: United States Agricultural Information Network On Behalf Of Antognoli, Erin - ARS
Sent: Thursday, April 11, 2019 4:28 PM
To: USAIN-L@LSV.UKY.EDU
Subject: [USAIN-L] Open Data and the Ag Data Commons Webinar - April 25

Join us for an upcoming webinar about open data presented by the USDA and hosted by Auburn University.

Open Data and the Ag Data Commons Webinar
April 25, 2019
Noon Eastern / 11:00 AM Central / 10:00 AM Mountain / 9:00 AM Pacific

31 Mar 2019

Re: [rda-agrdatainterop-ig][agriculturecapacitydev] Nairobi INSPIRE Hackathon 2019

Hi Asha,

Please can you prepare a blog post on the below and sent it to the social media channels.

I invite Karel, Boniface and Joseph to provide any guidance.

S.
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Deadlines Approaching:

Call for Nominations and Applications : Editor-in-Chief, Data Science Journal , Deadline 14 April: application form .

Call for Sessions, CODATA 2019 Conference 'Towards next-generation data-driven science: policies, practices and platforms' , Beijing, China, 19-20 September: deadline 15 April

31 Mar 2019

Re: [rda-agrdatainterop-ig][agriculturecapacitydev] Nairobi INSPIRE Hackathon 2019

Hi Asha,

Please can you prepare a blog post on the below and sent it to the social media channels.

I invite Karel, Boniface and Joseph to provide any guidance.

S.
___________________________

Deadlines Approaching:

Call for Nominations and Applications : Editor-in-Chief, Data Science Journal , Deadline 14 April: application form .

Call for Sessions, CODATA 2019 Conference 'Towards next-generation data-driven science: policies, practices and platforms' , Beijing, China, 19-20 September: deadline 15 April

31 Mar 2019

Re: [rda-agrdatainterop-ig][agriculturecapacitydev] Nairobi INSPIRE Hackathon 2019

Hi Asha,

Please can you prepare a blog post on the below and sent it to the social media channels.

I invite Karel, Boniface and Joseph to provide any guidance.

S.
___________________________

Deadlines Approaching:

Call for Nominations and Applications : Editor-in-Chief, Data Science Journal , Deadline 14 April: application form .

Call for Sessions, CODATA 2019 Conference 'Towards next-generation data-driven science: policies, practices and platforms' , Beijing, China, 19-20 September: deadline 15 April

28 Mar 2019

RE: [rda-agrdatainterop-ig][agriculturecapacitydev] Nairobi INSPIRE Hackathon 2019

Dear IGAD friends,

See list of experiments, which is planed for Nairobi Hackathon.
https://www.plan4all.eu/updates/nairobi-inspire-hackathon-2019/. We have
large interest for event and I am sure, that we can offer very interesting
topics. Please promote this, I am sure, that it will be excellent capacity
building

Karel

21 Mar 2019

Nairobi INSPIRE Hackathon 2019

Dear colleagues

6 EU projects are involved in the organization of the Nairobi INSPIRE
Hackathon 2019 including EO4Agri. The hackathon should serve as a platform
to showcase our results to different communities. This time, it will be
mainly agriculture communities in Africa.

The registration is now open and you are cordially invited to join the
efforts to create some solutions or come up with some ideas for sustainable
agriculture in Africa.

19 Mar 2019

Open Agricultural Technology Hackathon: after RDA P13

Dear Colleagues,

I kindly invite you to consider the upcoming Open Agricultural Technology
Hackathon that will be taking place at the USDA-ARS Agricultural Research
Center in Beltsville, Maryland -- conveniently right after RDA P13 (April
4-5) and relatively close in location (2.5 hours away, accessible by train).

08 Mar 2019

IGAD preliminary agenda

Dear IGAD participants,

I am happy to share with you the preliminary agenda of the next IGAD meeting in Philadelphia on 1 April:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1JMlEITgd2triVMYWL4MnpIdqUAtD23bxGFgc...

The meeting will take place at Drexel University (15 minutes walking distance from the RDA venue, Loews Philadelphia Hotel):

Stiles Alumni Hall, Room CL-A, Drexel University, Central City Campus,
325 N 15th St, Philadelphia, PA 19102 (US)

14 Feb 2019

RE: [rda-agrdatainterop-ig][agriculturecapacitydev] Re: [rda-agrdatainterop-ig][agriculturecapacitydev] IGAD capacity building and harmonisation

Thanks Suchith,

It will be nice. We are now preparing final docment. As I hear you met Bente and spoke about this. Pleas you can edit document, we can mentioned there GODAN, RDA, al lis now possible

Karel

14 Feb 2019

Re: [rda-agrdatainterop-ig][agriculturecapacitydev] IGAD capacity building and harmonisation

Hi Karel,
Thank you for this information and excellent updates .I can promote the remote hackathon/ideatlon for Africa through the GODAN networks and community. This is excellent synergies for the IGAD Capacity Development WG .
Best wishes,
Suchith
On Thursday, 14 February 2019, 07:09:10 GMT, kcharvat wrote:

Dear all,

14 Feb 2019

Re: [rda-agrdatainterop-ig][agriculturecapacitydev] IGAD capacity building and harmonisation

Hi Karel,
Thank you for this information and excellent updates .I can promote the remote hackathon/ideatlon for Africa through the GODAN networks and community. This is excellent synergies for the IGAD Capacity Development WG .
Best wishes,
Suchith
On Thursday, 14 February 2019, 07:09:10 GMT, kcharvat wrote:

Dear all,

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