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A brief update from PASIG 2016

A brief update from PASIG 2016
The Preserving and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG) 2016 conference was held in the National Library of Technology in the city of Prague from 9th-11 th March ( http://pasig.schk.sk/wordpress/agenda ). There were many interesting talks, and we present here a few highlights particularly related to PERICLES. The Wednesday afternoon focussed on long-term and large-scale data storage... Read more >

PERICLES Poster at the Research Data Alliance Third Plenary in Dublin

PERICLES Poster at the Research Data Alliance Third Plenary in Dublin
Three of the PERICLES team, Simon Waddington (KCL), Christian Muller (B.USOC) and David De Weerdt (SpaceApps) attended the third plenary of the Research Data Alliance (RDA) from 26-28 th March 2014. The meeting was held at the conference centre within the impressive Croke Park stadium, which plays host to a variety of Irish sport, including Gaelic football and hurling. The purpose of the... Read more >

Highlights of the European Data Forum 2014

Highlights of the European Data Forum 2014
On the 19th and 20th of March 2014, Data was placed in the spotlight during a two day conference, namely the European Data Forum (EDF) conference, which took place in Athens, Greece. According to the organizers more than 700 industry leaders, researchers and policy makers gathered at this event to discuss recent developments in Data and specifically in three Data strands, Big Data, Open Data... Read more >

PERICLES project to win Best Poster Award at IDCC 2014

PERICLES project to win Best Poster Award at IDCC 2014
San Francisco is a beautiful city. With at least 2 to 3 major tech events taking place here every week and a whole bunch of other exciting stuff from business meetups to live jazz, you never get bored. From Monday the 24th to Thursday 27th it hosted the 9th International Data Curation Conference with the eloquent title "Commodity, catalyst or change-agent? Data-driven transformations... Read more >

Highlights of the EUDAT Conference 2013

Highlights of the EUDAT Conference 2013
October 27th, 28th and 29th saw a gathering of over 200 data scientists in a pleasantly, if a little unseasonably, mild Rome for the Second EUDAT Conference . EUDAT - the European Data Infrastructure project - has reached the end of its second year and has, with some success, distilled the first version of a common, collaborative, horizontal data infrastructure from among the vertical stacks... Read more >