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Meet the IDCC22 keynotes
Helen Glaves is a Senior Data Scientist at the British Geological Survey (BGS), with more than 30 years’ experience in marine geoscience and geoinformatics. Her current role focuses on the development and implementation of research infrastructures, which includes acting as Strategic Director of the Integrated Core Services (ICS-C) for the European Plate Observing System (EPOS).
She is also actively involved in a number of national and international initiatives addressing various aspects of open science, including as a member of the Research Data Alliance (RDA) Technical Advisory Board, and co-chair of both the GEO In-situ Data subgroup and Coalition for Publishing Data in the Earth & Space Sciences (COPDESS)
Helen recently took over as President of the European Geosciences Union (EGU) having previously served as the Earth and Space Science Informatics (ESSI) Division President for three years.
In 2016 she received the EGU's Ian McHarg medal in recognition of her distinguished research in information technology applied to marine geoscience and, in particular, to her contribution to advance data sharing across different disciplines and organisational boundaries.