The second edition of International Data Week (IDW 2018) will be held on 5-8 November 2018 in Gaborone, Botswana (see announcement). Hosted by the Botswana Open Science and Open Data Forum, IDW 2018 will bring together data professionals and researchers from all disciplines and from all parts of the globe.
The 11th RDA Plenary Meeting will take place from the 21st to the 23rd March 2018 in Berlin, Germany. Under the theme "From Data to Knowledge", the Plenary meeting welcomes the participation of all data scientists, experts and practitioners engaged in the advancement of data-driven science and economy.
The 9th RDA Plenary Meeting will take place from 5th to 7th April 2017 at the Barcelo Sants Hotel, Barcelona, Spain. The plenary meeting is organised by the Barcelona Supercomputing Center-Centro Nacional de Supercomputación (BSC-CNS) with the support of RDA Europe.
From September 11-17, 2016, data professionals and researchers from all disciplines and from across the globe will convene in Denver, Colorado for International Data Week (IDW). The theme of this landmark event is ‘From Big Data to Open Data: Mobilizing the Data Revolution’.
Hosted and co-organised by the Japan Science and Technology Agency under the theme“Making data sharing work in the era of Open Science” the 7th Research Data Alliance (RDA) Plenary meeting will be held in Tokyo, Japan from the 1st to the 3rd of March 2016.
The 6th RDA Plenary was hosted in the Conservatoire national des arts et métiers (Cnam), Paris from 23-25 September 2015. The theme of the international gathering of industry and academic experts, pioneers and innovators involved in the data ecosystem was Enterprise Engagement with a focus on Research Data for Climate Change.
RDA's 5th Plenary Meeting was held in San Diego, California from March 8 -11, 2015, at the beautiful Paradise Point Hotel.For those unfamiliar with RDA, the Plenaries are multi-day meetings held twice a year in various locations worldwide to provide the RDA community an opportunity to network and collaborate with peers in various disciplines, and hear from industry experts and world leaders on topics related to research data sharing and exchange.
The Research Data Alliance (RDA) builds the social and technical bridges that enable open sharing of data to address cross-border & cross-disciplinary challenges. The Research Data Alliance Fourth Plenary Meeting in Amsterdam showcases the first concrete outputs from the RDA Working Groups.
Australia, in close partnership with Ireland, hosted the Third Plenary for the Research Data Alliance in Dublin, Ireland on March 26 to 28, 2014. The purpose of the Research Data Alliance is to accelerate international data-driven innovation and discovery by facilitating research data sharing and exchange, use and re-use, standards harmonization, and discoverability.