Group Mailing list Archive

01 Sep 2014

Wheat data standards survey results and Workshop

Dear members of the RDA Wheat Data Interoperability Working Group and
WheatIS Expert Working Group,
You will find in attachment the raw results of the RDA survey on wheat
data standards.
This survey was a success with 200 responses from 31 countries !
The survey results will be analyzed during the next _Workshop to be held
in Versailles (France) the 1-2 October_.
Please consider to attend the workshop.
You will find information on the flyer in attachment and on the
registering website:

31 Jul 2014

Workshop on Wheat Data Standards and Interoperability, October 1-2, Versailles

Dear members of the RDA Wheat Data Interoperability Working Group and
WheatIS Expert Working Group,
Please join us at the Workshop on Wheat Data Standards and Interoperability.
Date: October 1-2, 2014
Location: INRA, Versailles, FRANCE
You will find the details in the flyer in attachment and the website (in
The workshop and the lunches will be free.
You could register on the website or send an email to Esther Dzalé Yeumo

25 Jul 2014

Workshop news

Dear All,
this is to give you the link to the workshop website:
Please note that the website is still in construction and feel
free to give feedback particularly on the proposed program.
Some of you are mentioned as organizers of the workshop. Please
let me know if the detailed informations about yourself are
correct. If you are not in the list of the organizers and whish

21 Jul 2014

Workshop flyer + draft cookbook

Dear All,
please find enclosed a new version of the workshop flyer. I am
also preparing a Website for the workshop, I will communicate you
the URL before the end of the week.
Please also find a first draft version
of the cookbook at the following link:
This is a working version, so feel free to

30 Jun 2014

Re: REMINDER: WG Update and next meeting

Dear All,
according to the doodle results, I propose you a first meeting tomorrow
at 10:00 am Paris time and a second one on wednesday at 16:00 pm Paris
time for those of you who cannot join the first one.
In addition to discussing the results of the survey on Wheat data
standards, we will talk about the workshop we are planning to have in
Paris by the end of september. Thank you in advance for your participation.
All the best.

09 Jun 2014

WG Update and next meeting

Dear All,
this is to give you an update espcially about the survey.
As agreed during the last RDA plenary, we started the survey on the 7th
of April. One month later, we got only 50 answers mostly from France.
So, we decided in agreement with the Wheat Initiative to extend the
closing date to the 3rd of june. It turns out that was a good idea since
we finally got*201 answers*.
Please, find attached a first quick overview of the results prepared by
Sophie Aubin.
I prepared a doodle so we can find a date to discuss and analyze these

07 Apr 2014


Dear All,
we have just opened the survey as agreed in Dublin.
Please help us circulate the information.
/The Wheat Data Interoperability working group which is backed by the
Wheat Information System and endorsed by the Research Data Alliance
(RDA) seeks to build a common framework to facilitate Wheat data
interoperability. This is an invitation to complete a short survey (no
more than 10 minutes) in order to identify the existing building blocks
of the framework. The survey will be open until the 6th of May. Please