GEO Update

SciDataCon 2016: Call for Sessions and Programme Committee candidates

Invitation for Programme Committee Candidates / Nominations: DEADLINE 15 FEBRUARY 2016.

The SciDataCon 2016 Programme Committee will play a key role in shaping the scientific programme of the conference.

Nominations to be submitted using the online form http://goo.gl/forms/VoIxPFLWS5 or by returning the form (attached) by email toinfo@SciDataCon.org

Session Proposals http://www.scidatacon.org/2016/ : DEADLINE 7 MARCH 2016.

Themes and Scope: http://www.scidatacon.org/site/session-types/ .
Session Types: http://www.scidatacon.org/site/session-types/ .

SciDataCon and International Data Week, 11-16 September 2016

SciDataCon 2016 seeks to advance the frontiers of data in all areas of research. This means addressing a range of fundamental and urgent issues around the ‘Data Revolution’ and the recent data-driven transformation of research and the responses to these issues in the conduct of research.

SciDataCon is part of International Data Week which also includes the 8th RDA Plenary and an International Data Forum.  These complementary components mean that you can participate in a research conference and RDA working sessions in the same week!  This will be a landmark event for the data community and for all professions with a stake in the role of data in research: whether from the perspective of researchers, data scientists, data managers, research policy experts etc.