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19 Dec 2016

The Research Data Alliance is recruiting a Secretary General

The Research Data Alliance (RDA) is recruiting a Secretary General to begin in April of 2017. The ideal candidate is a suitably experienced leader with a demonstrated ability to engage with the members, Council and senior stakeholders of the RDA, and the ability to be a key driver of the RDA mission of rapidly building the social and technical bridges that enable sharing of data.


The Secretary General reports to the co-chairs of the RDA Council.

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02 Nov 2016

FAIR data management: best practices and open issues. Registration open for RDA National Event in Italy. 14-15 November 2016, Florence

Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Re-usable Data: come and bring new lymph to the political, legal, technical and technological debate around re-use and reproducibility of research data in Italy.

RDA, the Research Data Alliance, in collaboration with the universities of Turin, Milan, Bologna, Trento and Parma and supported by CNR, AISA and OpenAIRE is pleased to invite you to a two-day workshop about sharing, reuse, and reproducibility of research data on some selected scientific fields, and related research infrastructures, of strategic relevance in Europe.

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01 Oct 2016

2016 TAB Election Results!

Dear Colleagues


The election for new members of the RDA Technical Advisory Board (TAB) is now closed.  First, we’d like to thank those who took the time to vote.  We had record turnout of 7.5% of our membership – thank you to all, and we sincerely appreciate the time, effort, and feedback on the entire voting process.


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27 Sep 2016

Time is Running Out to Cast Your Vote for RDA TAB Members!!

If you've already voted, we thank you!!  If not, please read on.


For the (many) more of you who have not yet cast your ballot for 4 new TAB members, time is running out!  The election officially closes on 29 September 2016 at 00:00 CET, so vote soon!  


Go here to view the choices, and vote for the people who you believe will help TAB best oversee the technical aspects of RDA.


Remember - you must be logged in to the RDA web site to view the ballot and cast your votes.

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