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EarthCube Architecture Workshop 2016 Final Report Available for Community Comment Friday, June 17, 2016 The Architecture Workshop Organizing Committee has completed the final report & references docs (for now). While this includes some synthesis of the results since the workshop, this report represents a “stake in the ground” for use with the AHM, and to motivate the next steps needed.  An Executive Summary at the beginning outlines high points; the two figures there are duplicated in the doc,... more
Call for Nominations for CODATA Prize 2016 for Outstanding Achievement in Advancing the Availability, Qualiity, and Use of Data for Research Thursday, June 9, 2016 CODATA Prize 2016 to Recognise Outstanding Achievement in Advancing the Availability, Quality and Use of Data for Research The CODATA Prize is made every two years at our conference. It is a major award which recognises outstanding achievement in advancing the availability, quality and use of data for research. The 2016 CODATA Prize will be presented at SciDataCon 2016, 12-13 September 2016,... more
iPRES 2016: Registration & Program Overview Now Online Tuesday, May 17, 2016 iPRES 2016, 13th International Conference on Digital Preservation, Bern - Switzerland, October 3-6, 2016   We are pleased to announce that online registration for iPRES 2016 is now open: http://www.ipres2016.ch/frontend/index.php?folder_id=350 Profit from early bird rates by registering before August 1st, 2016. Furthermore the initial programme overview is now online: http://www.ipres2016.ch/... more
Register NOW for International Data Week! Monday, May 16, 2016 Register now for International Data Week: http://www.internationaldataweek.org/ International Data Week http://www.internationaldataweek.org/ is a major meeting of the international community that cares about the role of data in research (and the attendant issues like reproducibility in science, data policies, data stewardship and advancing data analysis in a world of Big, small and diverse data... more
International Summer Program on "Sustainable Water Management in an Era of Big Data" ; Tsukuba, Japan Friday, May 13, 2016 ICHARM and The University of Tokyo will organize an International Summer Program on Sustainable Water Management in an Era of Big Data. - Date: 25 July – 5 August, 2016 - Venue: ICHARM, Tsukuba, Japan & The University of Tokyo - Language: English - Fee: 30,000 JPY    * Participants are expected to cover the cost of their travel from their residence to Tokyo and back from Tsukuba and their... more
Position Announcement: Project Manager, UCAR/EarthCube Science Support Office Thursday, May 12, 2016     Project Manager PLEASE NOTE:  This is a full-time term position with possibility of an extension.  Initial consideration will be given to applications received prior to 4:00 p.m. on June 9, 2016, or until a sufficient number of applications have been received.  Thereafter, applications will be reviewed on an as-needed basis. UCAR Community Programs (UCP) – Unidata Program Center Partial... more
ADAPT Center: Big Data Symposium, May 23-24, 2016 Wednesday, May 11, 2016 Symposium on Advanced Assimilation and Uncertainty Quantification in BigData Research for Weather, Climate and Earth System Monitoring and Prediction Co-chairs: Richard Alley and Fuqing Zhang Penn State Center for Advanced Data Assimilation and Predictability Techniques (ADAPT) Toftrees Golf Resort, State College, Pennsylvania 23-24 May 2016 ADAPT SPECIAL SYMPOSIUM REGISTRATION Accommodation... more
Job Announcement: Coordination Officer for Belmont Forum e-Infrastructure Coordination, Communications, and Collaborations Office (C3O) Tuesday, May 3, 2016 The Belmont Forum e-Infrastructure Coordination, Communications, and Collaboration Office (C3O) seeks a full-time Coordination Officer for a period of up to three (3) years to foster and support international communication, collaboration, and coordination to implement recommendations in the e-Infrastructures & Data Management Community Strategy and Implementation Plan (CSIP). The Coordination... more
All Hands Meeting 2016: Registration Closed Friday, April 29, 2016
NSF Opportunities for Supplemental Support for Graduate Students Tuesday, April 19, 2016 April 15, 2016 Dear Colleague: NSF has identified improvement in graduate student preparedness for entering the workforce (http://www.performance.gov/node/40262?view=public#apg) as one of its Agency Priority Goals. As part of this goal, supplemental funding is available in FY 2016 and FY 2017 to support science and engineering doctoral students so that they can acquire the knowledge, experience,... more