Recent Activity: Data for Development IG

24 Jun 2019

Plenary 14 Session Submission Deadline Is Thursday!

With Plenary 14 (P14) scheduled to occur from October 23-25, the deadline for session submission is this Thursday, 27 June at 16:00 UTC.

Submissions for meeting sessions are open to working groups, interest groups, joint groups and birds of feather (BoF) meetings.

Please note, however, submissions are accepted from group chairs only. If you submit a session request for a group, please notify the other chairs of that group.

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.

 

28 Mar 2019

Joint session on "Data for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): RDA Connections", Wednesday April 3rd 14.30-16.00

Dear all,
As you may already know there will be a joint session of the IG Data for Development, IG Health Data and IG Small unmanned aircraft systems at the RDA Plenary in Philadelphia. The topic is: Data for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): RDA Connections.
The session will take place Wednesday April 3, 14.30-16.00. For details see here:
https://rd-alliance.org/joint-session-ig-data-development-ig-health-data...

24 Jan 2019

Big Data - Definition, Importance, Examples & Tools

Big data is a term that describes the large volume of data – both structured and unstructured – that inundates a business on a day-to-day basis. But it’s not the amount of data that’s important. It’s what organizations do with the data that matters. Big data can be analyzed for insights that lead to better decisions and strategic business moves.

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23 Oct 2018

IG Data for Development.: Invitation to session "Capacity Building for Data Management and Participation in International Surveys in Africa", 12 RDA Plenary, Botswana

Dear all,
Please find attached information on the session and presentations of the IG Data for Development at the RDA Plenary meeting next month.
We look forward to seeing many of you there.
Best wishes
Norman, Simone and Ingvill
Chair and co-chairs IG Data for Development

16 Jun 2018

Call for presentations at RDA Botswana 2018 - IG Data for Development

Dear all,
We want to organize the session "Capacity Building for East Africa for Data Management and Participation in International Surveys" at the next RDA Plenary in Botswana. If you would like to contribute with a presentation, please send title and abstract of max 250 words to us by June 25th 11.59 pm so we can upload the session proposal before the deadline June29th. If you have any questions, please let us know.
Best wishes Norman, Simone and Ingvill
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Interest Group "Data for Development"
Proposal for a session

16 Sep 2017

Reminder and agenda ! AW: Session IG Data for development at RDA -Montreal September 19 2017, 4-5.30 pm, session room: Mansfield 3

Reminder!!
Dear all,
We would like to remind you that our session:
Data sharing needs, requirements, and projects in developing countries
will take place on Tuesday September 19th, 16.00-17.30. Session Room: Mansfield 3.
Remote access will be provided, For details please see
https://www.rd-alliance.org/ig-data-development-rda-10th-plenary-meeting
Agenda:
1. Introduction (Ingvill C. Mochmann, IG Chair)

24 Aug 2017

Reminder! AW: Session IG Data for development at RDA -Montreal September 19 2017

Reminder!!
Dear all,
We are happy to inform you that our session:
Data sharing needs, requirements, and projects in developing countries
Has been accepted for the 10 Plenary in Montreal. The session will take place on Tuesday September 19th, 16.00-17.30.
For further details see here https://www.rd-alliance.org/ig-data-development-rda-10th-plenary-meeting

07 Aug 2017

Session IG Data for development at RDA -Montreal September 19 2017

Dear all,
We are happy to inform you that our session:
Data sharing needs, requirements, and projects in developing countries
Has been accepted for the 10 Plenary in Montreal. The session will take place on Tuesday September 19th, 16.00-17.30.
For further details see here https://www.rd-alliance.org/ig-data-development-rda-10th-plenary-meeting

23 Jul 2015

RDA P6 meeting WG Brokering Governance

Dear Stefano,
Thank you for applying to hold a meeting at RDA Plenary 6, your meeting
has been scheduled for*24 September 2015- BREAKOUT 4 - 11:00 - ***12:30*
*
You are invited to update the group meeting page with a session
description, objectives & agenda by 14 August at the very latest. Please
bear in mind the "Getting the most from your meeting" courtesy of the
RDA Technical Advisory Board when preparing the meeting*:

23 Jul 2015

RDA P6 Joint meeting of IG Development of cloud computing capacity and education in developing world research & IG Data for Development

Dear Hugh, all,
Thank you for applying to hold a meeting at RDA Plenary 6, your meeting
has been scheduled for*24 September 2015- BREAKOUT 4 - 11:00 - ***12:30*
*
You are invited to update the group meeting page with a session
description, objectives & agenda by 14 August at the very latest. Please
bear in mind the "Getting the most from your meeting" courtesy of the
RDA Technical Advisory Board when preparing the meeting*:

23 Jul 2015

RDA P6 Joint meeting of IG Development of cloud computing capacity and education in developing world research & IG Data for Development

Dear Hugh, all,
Thank you for applying to hold a meeting at RDA Plenary 6, your meeting
has been scheduled for*24 September 2015- BREAKOUT 4 - 11:00 - ***12:30*
*
You are invited to update the group meeting page with a session
description, objectives & agenda by 14 August at the very latest. Please
bear in mind the "Getting the most from your meeting" courtesy of the
RDA Technical Advisory Board when preparing the meeting*:

11 Jun 2015

Last chance to request a meeting space at RDA Plenary 6 - Deadline 20 June

Dear Ingvill, Group members

I hope you are well. Just a "gentle reminder" that the deadline for
RDA Plenary 6 breakout session (23-25 Sept 2015) application is fast
approaching. You have until 20th June 2015 to submit your request
for a meeting space in Paris -
href="https://www.rd-alliance.org/plenary-meetings/sixth-plenary/call-session-proposals.html">https://www.rd-alliance.org/plenary-meetings/sixth-plenary/call-session-proposals.html,
this also includes applying for joint sessions with other groups.