The CODATA-RDA Research Data Science Summer School will take place on 6-17 August 2018 in Trieste, Italy.  Apply here! Deadline 21/05/2018

The CODATA-RDA Research Data Science Advanced Workshops this year cover the following topics:

RDA is delighted to announce that we are now accepting session proposal submissions for RDA’s 12th Plenary Meeting (P12). P12 is part of International Data Week (IDW18), which will be held on 5-8 November 2018 in Gaborone, Botswana. Learn more >>

The Digital Curation Centre (DCC) has teamed up with the University of Melbourne to take the 14th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) to Australia.

8th Edition of International Conference on Chemistry Education and Research is going to be held in Zurich, Switzerland during August 27-28, 2018. Chemistry Education 2018 spreads an extensive range of critically important sessions from basic research to recent innovations. It is particularly based on learning and sharing knowledge on current research and enormous applications of pharmaceutical sciences and chemistry. The main theme of the conference is "Emerging Trends, Advancements and Applications in Chemistry Education”.


Location: Sydney, Australia

Theme: “Together Towards Tomorrow. Discover, Invent, Educate in the plasmic realm of Physics’’

Learn more at https://plasmaphysics.enggconferences.com/

How can we establish trust in a data economy? How can we process large data volumes efficiently? How can we gain insights and learn from data? The goal of the workshop is to address three of the major topics in the area of Big Data processing and analytics.

Read the latest blog post from RDA-US Chair Francine Berman on data privacy regulation and her perspective on what the RDA community can provide to the public sector.  Comments are welcome!


Aims and scope. Exponential growth of data practically in all human activity areas, consolidating role to be played by informatics and IT for the development of methods and facilities for data analysis and management in various data intensive domains (DID), study of experience in applying these methods and stimulating  their advancement have motivated organization of this conference.

On June 6th CSC is organising the biannual RDA Finland seminar. This time the theme of the get-together event is "RDA and FAIR: supporting Finnish researchers".

The Associate Director will hold a Master’s degree in information technology, natural, library or engineering sciences. The candidate will have five (5) years of direct and hands-on experience leading the development and integration of complex data and information systems in the context of international or multi-partner scientific data and information management collaborations.