In this issue:
- Delivering Research Data Management Solutions to suit your needs
- SURFsara joins EUDAT Ltd as shareholder
- Towards the European Open Science Cloud: 3 questions to Damien Lecarpentier, CSC & EUDAT CDI Secretariat
- EUDAT CDI welcomes three new members from France (CERFACS), Portugal (FCCN), and Germany (GWDG)
- Advancing the integration of B2 service data discovery and metadata management
- Meet EUDAT at the upcoming EOSC-hub week, 10-12 April 2019, Prague
Lots of things can happen in the span of a month. Check out the latest updates from EUDAT: EUDAT CDI Council formally appoints EUDAT Ltd. as the hosting party of the Collaboration, EUDAT services: building blocks of the recently launched EOSC-hub Service Catalogue, EOSC-hub and OpenAIRE-Advance collaboration formally starts, EUDAT supports the analysis and long-term preservation of herbarium specimen images: Watch the new HERBADROP-EUDAT video, EUDAT workshop "Coupling HPC & data services together" at the European HPC Summit Week 2018, 30 May 2018, Ljubljana and DI4R2018, 9 - 11 October 2018, Lisbon: Call for abstracts is open!
The last two months have been pivotal for EUDAT as it has successfully set up EUDAT Ltd, a new company that will ensure EUDAT's sustainability. In addition, the EUDAT conference “Putting the EOSC vision into practice” took place in Porto gathering over 230 relevant stakeholders together. Aside from this a new video explaining the added-value in using B2FIND has been published as well as an article describing the new branded features added to B2SAFE. The first EOSC-hub Week has also been recently announced, and the EUDAT CDI is one of the key sponsors and contributors. Read more below!
There are still so many new things to share before the year is over! The EUDAT CDI Council appoints Per Öster (Director of Research Infrastructures at CSC - IT Center for Science) as Project Director of the EOSC-hub project, CLARIN ERIC officially becomes a EUDAT CDI thematic provider, all EUDAT presentations given at the recent DI4R 2017 event are available and the countdown to the next EUDAT Conference "Putting the EOSC vision into practice" has started!
On 22-25 January 2018, data managers, scientists & research communities, policy-makers, e-Infrastructure initiatives, research infrastructures and ESFRI projects from all over Europe will gather in Porto (Portugal) to attend the next EUDAT Conference entitled "Putting the EOSC vision into practice".
With one month left to go, Brussels is getting ready to host the second edition of the Digital Infrastructures for Research event (30 November-1 December 2017)!
The full conference programme has now been released and it counts over 20 sessions, 2 plenaries, and of course plenty of opportunities to network and enjoy Brussels.
The countdown to the Digital Infrastructures for Research has officially started and you only have 5 days left to submit your abstract!
We would like to invite all of you to actively participate in the programme by applying to the call for sessions/presentations/demos/posters.
Join the EUDAT conference 2018: after the success of the previous EUDAT conference in Amsterdam which brought together more than 300 participants, we are ready to kick-off 2018 with the EUDAT conference "Putting the EOSC vision into practice". The conference takes place in the stunning location of Porto, Portugal from the 23rd to the 25th of January 2018.
DI4R 2017 is taking place on 30th November and 1st December 2017 in the heart of the European Union: Brussels, Belgium. The organisers (EUDAT, EGI, GÉANT, OpenAIRE, RDA Europe and PRACE) invite all interested contributors to submit their abstracts by 13th October 2017 choosing among 6 different topics: Interoperability, Data Science & Skills, Impact evaluation and metrics, Security, trust and identity, The EOSC & EDI building blocks and Business models, sustainability and policies.
With the arrival of Spring, the EUDAT calendar fills up with exciting events! The countdown to the first EUDAT & RDM Summer School has started, register to the EUDAT-PRACEworkshop on Coupling HPC and Data Resources and services together at EHPCSW2017 and learn more about Array Databases at our workshop in Amsterdam! EUDAT is involved in 3 different events in Barcelona next week co-located event with RDA 9th Plenary.
Last month was incredibly stimulating for EUDAT and its community: we welcomed 5 new CDI members, showcased our services at IDCC 2017, and important events coming soon are being planned, such as the upcoming research data annotation tool webinar, the EUDAT semantic working group Workshop (co-located event with the 9th RDA Plenary) and the EUDAT Summer School in July.
Read on to discover all!