On the 2 November 2016, Jisc and the Research Data Alliance (RDA) will host their first joint workshop in Birmingham, UK. At the event, topics include how to engage with the RDA, practical uses of RDA outputs, and discussions with groups working on Trust and Certification, Metadata Standards, Data Citation and Publishing Data.
iPRES is the longest standing digital preservation conference in the world. This important event brings together key theorists, researchers and practitioners to explore the latest trends, innovations, policies and practices in digital preservation. iPRES2016 will attract participants from leading institutions, projects and initiatives from all around the world.
According to the OECD and other international organisations data has become the key infrastructure for 21st century knowledge society and economics. Data is a capital good that can and needs to be used across countries and societies for a theoretically unlimited range of purposes and therefore broad access to it will be crucial.
Europe's leading e-infrastructures invite all researchers, developers and service providers for three days of brainstorming and discussions at the Digital Infrastructures for Research event (28-30 September 2016).
Inside the th 20th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries, this Workshop aims at becoming a forum to discuss ideas and advancements towards the revision of current scientific communication practices in order to support Open Science, introduce novel evaluation schemes, and enable reproducibility. As such it candidates as an event fostering collaboration between
- Library and information scientists working on the identification of new publication paradigms;
- ICT scientists involved in the definition of new technical solutions to these issues;
- Scientists/researchers who actually conduct the research and demand tools and practices for Open Science.
A workshop on The Rescue of Data At Risk will be held in Boulder, Colorado, on 8–9 September 2016, in association with International Data Week that is taking place the following week in nearby Denver.
Inspired by the recent RDA Europe Science Workshop, the RDA Europe project1 is organising an open workshop on PID systems preceded by a training course for those interested in learning more and getting detailed information about PID systems and make up their own mind.
The CODATA-RDA Research Data Science Summer School is held at the ICTP, Trieste, Italy from 1st to 12th August 2016.
What is the event about & what will you learn?
This Five-day training workshop is organised by the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) and the UK Data Service for people interested or actively engaged in the curation and management of research data for sharing and reuse (part of the ICPSR summer school).