Perspectives from the IDW Organising Committee

Dr. Simon Hodson
Executive Director, CODATA

Professor Atlhopheng
Dean of Science, University of Botswana


RDA’s 12th Plenary – Call for Poster Deadline Extended!

The deadline to submit poster applications for RDA’s 12thPlenary (P12) has been extended to 28 September 2018.  Don’t miss this excellent opportunity to display your work and share your research and accomplishments with an international audience.

IDW18: Sessions Announced

IDW 2018 combines the 12th RDA Plenary Meeting , the biannual meeting of this international member organisation working to develop and support global infrastructure facilitating data sharing and re-use, and SciDataCon 2018 , the scientific conference addressing the frontiers of data in research.

EXTENSION: SciDataCon 2018 Call for Session Proposals new deadline 19 February.

Deadline for proposals is extended to midnight UTC on 19 February 2018: Proposals are invited for sessions at SciDataCon 2018: The Digital Frontiers of Global Science.

Change of Dates: International Data Week 2018

International Data Week 2018, coming for the first time to Africa, will take place on 5-8 November, in Gaborone, Botswana.  This decision has been taken in order to avoid clashes with the UN World Data Forum (22-24 October