What does the Research Data Alliance offer for Finland? Seminar - 10 February 2015, Espoo, Finland

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 What does the Research Data Alliance offer for Finland? Seminar - 10 February 2015, Espoo, Finland
10 Feb 2015

What does the Research Data Alliance offer for Finland? Seminar - 10 February 2015, Espoo, Finland

 
 

Date: 10.02.2015 09:30 - 17:00
Location: CSC Auditorium, address: Keilaranta 14, Espoo, Finland.
 

The “What does the Research Data Alliance offer for Finland?” Seminar will be held on the 10th of February 2015. The aim of the event is to discuss the outcomes and benefits of the RDA to the Finnish research community and not only.  Topics of open science and global exchange of research data will also be discussed.

Mark Parsons, RDA Secretary General will give a keynote following the opening introduction to RDA given by Leif Laaksonen. 

The full agenda is available below.  


09.30 – 10.00 Coffee and registration
10.00 – 10.15 "Introduction to RDA", Leif Laaksonen, CSC 
10.15 – 10.45 Keynote: “Plans are worthless, but planning is essential – Creating the culture and technology for an international data infrastructure”, Mark Parsons, Research Data Alliance
10.45 – 11.15 Keynote: “Principles for proper Data Management and Re-use - an RDA View”, Peter Wittenburg, Max Planck Institute
11.15 – 11.45 Keynote: "How Libraries can contribute to the Research Data Alliance", Kristiina Hormia-Poutanen, The National Library of Finland 
11.45 – 12.45 Lunch break 
12.45 – 13.15 “Finnish Researcher in RDA – Experiences”, Ari Asmi, University of Helsinki
13.15 – 13.45 “Improving Research Infrastructure with Collaboration: Experiences from Social Sciences”, Mari Kleemola, Finnish Social Science Data Archive 
13.45 – 14.15 “Open Science and Research in Finland - Some Thoughts on Digital Knowledge”, Jessica Parland von Essen, CSC
14.15 – 15.00 Panel discussion
15.00 – 15.15 Summary by Leif Laaksonen, CSC 
15.15 – 17.00 Networking cocktails         
 
Registration for the event is open and free of charge.