Research Data Alliance 2nd Plenary Programme and speaker line-up - Catch a sneak preview of participants and discussion topics!
Tom Kalil, Deputy Director for Technology and Innovation for the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy will be opening the Plenary Session I chaired by Farnam Jahanian, NSF Assistant Director for the Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Directorate. His keynote will be followed by those of John Wilbanks, Chief Commons Officer, Sage Bionetworks and Carole Palmer, Director, Center for Informatics Research in Science and Scholarship (CIRSS).
The Plenary Session III: Building Global Partnerships - the Perspective of Funders and Affiliate Organizations will be chaired by Chris Greer, NIST Associate Director for Program Implementation and will see the participation of representatives from US, Europe and Australia as well as affiliate organizations
The applicants for the TAB elections will give a presentation of their candidacy during the TAB Plenary Session on the 16th September. Find out who the current nominees are and don't miss the August 30th deadline for submitting your candidature!
Are you representing an international or national data infrastructure initiative at RDA that you would like to promote to the RDA Plenary 2 participants and beyond? The 2nd Plenary Poster Session submissions deadline is August the 31st! View submission details!
On Tuesday the 17 and Wednesday the 18 - parallel break-out sessions will offer the RDA Working and Interest Groups the opportunity to take forward the work done in these last few months and engage with new potential members - get acquainted with their objectives and the latest developments as this is the first in a series of newsletters dedicated to updates from the RDA WG and IG.