"Open Data & the Future of Science" ANDS webinar
Date: Jun 16, 2015
CODATA President, Professor Geoffrey Boulton, will participate to the Australian National Data Service* webinar, later today or tomorrow, depending on your time zone (Wed 16 June 12.00-13.00 AEST, 02.00-03.00 UTC)
"This webinar is a rare opportunity for the Australian data community to hear more about Professor Geoffrey Boulton's views on open data and how it can be achieved, as well as this groundbreaking Report, and its six key areas for action.
Professor Geoffrey Boulton is an international leader in the open science movement. He is Regius Professor of Geology and Vice Principal Emeritus at the University of Edinburgh, the lead author on “Science as an open enterprise", current president of CoDATA (International Council for Science : Committee on Data for Science and Technology) and shares his own research as a glaciologist.
This webinar would be of interest to:
-- Data Managers
To enable Australia's research data to be transformed, ANDS is:
creating partnerships with research and data producing agencies through funded projects and collaborative engagements
delivering national services such as Research Data Australia and Cite My Data
providing guides and advice on managing, producing and reusing data
building communities of practice
building the Australian Research Data Commons"
-- Science as an open enterprise Report: https://royalsociety.org/policy/projects/science-public-enterprise/report/