8 February: RDA in the Netherlands

31 January 2022

On 8 February the online meeting ‘RDA in the Netherlands’ will be organised by LCRDM, SURF and DANS. It is meant to connect those in the Netherlands who are active and/or interested in RDA International.

The programme of the event has just been announced. During the event, Ingrid Dillo, Deputy Director at DANS, will talk about how to get involved in RDA. In addition, Wim Hugo, Chief Technology Officer at DANS, will talk about RDA and the expectations of the community and about the use of RDA output as specifications from a repository perspective.


09:00 – 09:05 – Ingrid Dillo (DANS) – Welcome

09:05 – 09:20 – RDA international: Hilary Hanahoe (RDA) – ‘What is the Research Data Alliance (RDA) and why does it exist?’

09:20 – 09:30 – Carrousel 1:

  • Wim Hugo (DANS) – ‘RDA and Community-expectations (FAIR, TRUST, …), Use of RDA outputs as specifications: Repository perspective’
  • Dimitris Koureas (Naturalis Biodiversity Center) – ‘Professional growth through RDA community, Practical implementation of RDA outputs in European Research Infrastructures, WGs/IGs for serving communities of practice’
  • Yasemin Türkyilmaz-van der Velden (3mE) & Santosh Ilamparuthi (TUDelft) – ‘Discipline-specific guidance for DMPs’
  • Ingrid Dillo (DANS) & Gül Akcaova (SURF) – ‘How to get involved in RDA’

09:50 – 10:00 – Break

10:00 – 10:30 – Carrousel 2: see Carrousel 1

10:30 – 10:45 – Françoise Genova  (CDS) – ‘On RDA in France’

10:45 – 10:55 – Magriet Miedema (LCRDM) – ‘What next?’

10:55 – 11:00 – Gül Akcaova – Closing

More information

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Ingrid Dillo Ph.D.

Senior Advisor