DCC News

IDCC17 - Save the date

We are delighted to announce that the 12th International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC17) will be held from Monday 20 February to Thursday 23 February 2017 at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd).

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DMPonline / DMPTool roadmap - reciprocal visits

Our collaboration with the DMPTool team continues. Marta was in Oakland at the end of May and we're preparing to host the US team in Glasgow next week. We've been experiencing Californian weather for the past few weeks - hope it lasts long enough so they experience Scotland at its best. 

Below is an update from Stephanie on Marta's visit. We'll post more news soon on the UK side of the trip.

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Course on H2020 Open Research Data pilot

The FOSTER project is running a moderated version of it's online Horizon 2020 Open Research Data pilot course from 6-10th June 2016.

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Want to learn about RDM, DMPs and H2020? Join us for webinars and more!

The DCC is involved in a few European Commission funded projects at the moment, namely FOSTER, OpenAIRE and EUDAT. On each we're providing training and support about open data, data management planning and Horizon 2020, and there are a number of events coming up if you want to find out more.

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RDM service development strategy - DCC workshop

The DCC is pleased to announce a workshop for HEI staff engaged with RDM service development strategy. The event is free to attend and will guide participants through the use of the DCC's Research Infrastructure Self Evaluation (RISE) tool and offer an opportunity to discuss strategic approaches with peers.

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IDCC16 Birds of a Feather sessions - what, why, how

We're running BoFs - Birds of a Feather sessions - again at this year's International Digital Curation Conference after trying them for the first time in London for IDCC15. We learned some lessons from doing that, and as a result we've changed the process. The main thing we learned, however, was that not enough people understood what these sessions were for and how to take part in them. This news item explains that, and the new process. It's also your opportunity to propose BoF sessions and start generating interest in your proposals.

This post was updated on Thursday February 18th with corrected information.


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PASIG 2016

Registration is open for the next PASIG event, March 9-11, at the Czech National Library of Technology in Prague. 


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DMP workshop at IDCC

We’re pleased to announce that the DCC is running a workshop at IDCC in collaboration with the California Digital Library and the DART project on supporting and reviewing Data Management Plans.


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IDCC16 - Programme announced

The Programme for IDCC16 is now available with details of keynotes, panel, plenary speakers, papers, posters and demos.

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More than spilled milk- CREAM at the Research Data Spring workshop

Blog article on the Research Data Spring workshop on 10 December 2015, focusing on a breakout session titled  'Observations on Commonalities of Process’. This was led by Iris Garelfs and Graham Klyne of the CREAM project.

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