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COVID-19 Virtual Conference:  Understanding the Data Landscape
29 Sep 2020 UTC

COVID-19 Virtual Conference: Understanding the Data Landscape


Exaptive is hosting a free half-day conference on Tuesday, 29 September, designed to help understand the landscape of data and analytic tools that have been created in the fight against COVID-19. During this conference, presentations will highlight the current state of knowledge across the domains listed below and will include facilitated discussions leveraging the data, tools and expertise in the Cognitive City® knowledge graph.

Sessions include:

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24 Sep 2020 UTC

Open day on Open Science 2020: Drop your data FAIR


DANS has organized an Open day on Open Science together with Promovendi Netwerk Nederland, Horizon2020 project OpenAIRE and Open Science Communities the Netherlands.  It will be an online afternoon about research data management, data archiving and data re-use, especially organized for (young) scientists and data librarians. Learn more at  

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31 Aug 2020 UTC

CODATA-RDA School for Research Data Science


The Virtual CODATA/RDA School of Research Data Science alumni event will be held from 31 Aug 2020 - 11 Sep 2020.

The event will replace the face-to-face Summer School event originally planned to take place in Trieste.

All past students are invited to join online to review, update and discuss training strategies for each of the curriculum sections that were covered during previous schools. The goal is to make alumni more confident in sharing their learning and to train others.

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07 Aug 2020 UTC

Aug 7 Webinar - Understanding the Impact of the RDA COVID-19 Recommendations and Guidelines on Data Sharing


Under public health emergencies, and particularly the COVID19 pandemic, it is fundamental that data is shared in both a timely and an accurate manner.  It is imperative, now more than ever, coupled with the harmonisation of the many diverse data infrastructures, to share preliminary data and results early and often. It is clear that open research data is a key component to pandemic preparedness and response. 

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07 Jul 2020 UTC

TRUST Principles Mini Symposium - July 7, 2020


Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm ET

Research Data Canada (RDC), Research Data Alliance (RDA), World Data Systems (WDS), and the TRUST Principles authors are pleased to present a virtual Mini Symposium that will provide an introduction to the principles for a global audience, along with an overview of key concepts and implementations from a variety of stakeholder perspectives. See the schedule below for a full list of topics and presenters.

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