IDW2018 Programme

Below are the key events for IDW 2018, and subject to change. Please check back periodically for updates. Detailed session breakout schedules, plenary speakers/topics and co-located meetings will be added to this programme in the coming weeks.

Click here for the RDA12 programme, part of IDW2018. 

Friday-Saturday, 1-2 November

Time TBC ICICIS Conference (Open Meeting)

Saturday, 2 November

Time TBC IDW Pre-Conference Workshop: Library Consortium (Open Meeting)

Saturday, 3 November

Time TBC

Sunday, 4 November

Times TBC
  • - AOSP TAB Meeting (Closed Meeting)
  • -CODATA International Data Policy Committee Working Meeting (Closed Meeting)
  • -RDA for Newcomers
  • -RDA Funders Forum (Closed Meeting)
  • -RDA TAB and Working/Interest Group Chair Meeting (Closed Meeting)

Monday, 5 November

08:30 - 09:30 Registration Open
09:30 - 11:00 Official Opening Plenary Session
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 - 13:00 Ministrial Strategy Meeting
11:30 - 13:00 SciDataCon and RDA Breakout Sessions
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 -15:30 RDA Breakout Sessions
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 - 17:30 Plenary/Panel Sessions
Time TBC
(May be morning or evening event)
Women in RDA Networking Event (Open Meeting)
17:30 - 19:00 Welcome Reception and Poster Session

Tuesday, 6 November

08:30 - 9:30 Plenary Session
09:30 - 11:00 RDA Breakout Sessions
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 - 13:00 RDA Breakout Sessions
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:30 SciDataCon Breakout Sessions
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 - 17:30 SciDataCon Breakout Sessions
17:30 - 19:00 RDA Organisational Plenary Sessions

Wednesday, 7 November

08:30 - 09:30 Plenary/Panel Sessions
09:30 - 11:00 SciDataCon Breakout Sessions
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 - 13:00 SciDataCon Breakout Sessions
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:30 SciDataCon and RDA Breakout Sessions
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 - 17:30 RDA Breakout Sessions
17:30 - 19:00 RDA Organisational Plenary Sessions (Closed Meetings)
All Day RDA Council Meeting (Closed Meeting)

Thursday, 8 November

08:30 - 09:30 Plenary/Panel Sessions
09:30 - 11:00 RDA Breakout Sessions
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 - 13:00 SciDataCon Breakout Sessions
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:30 SciDataCon Breakout Sessions
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 - 17:30 Plenary/Panel Sessions
17:30 - 18:00 Closing Session

Friday, 9 November

Times TBC  
  • -RDA Organisational Assembly and Organisational Assembly Board Meeting (Closed Meeting)
  • -RDA TAB Debrief (Closed Meeting)
  • -RDA Secretariat Meeting (Closed Meeting)
  • -Regional Data Infrastuctures Workshop (Closed Meeting)
  • -WDS 'Data Repositories Day' (Open Meeting)
  • -CODATA General Assembly (Closed Meeting)
  • -Wellcome African and Asia Pogramme IT and Data Managers Network (Closed Meeting)

Saturday, 10 November

Times TBC  
  • -CODATA General Assembly (Closed Meeting)
  • -Wellcome African and Asia Pogramme IT and Data Managers Network (Closed Meeting)