Data Day 2017: Building a Community

Event Date: 
May 11, 2017
Event Location: 
1966 Reading Room, Douglas Library
CA
News & Events Topics: 
Data & Statistics

Please join us for Queen’s University's fourth annual Data Day. The program features presentations and panels on national initiatives and local services for managing, linking and promoting research data. Our keynote speaker is Jeremy Geelen, from SSHRC, who will discuss Tri-agency policies on data management.

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Program

9:00 – 9:30: Coffee and Tea

9:30 – 9:40: Welcome and Opening Remarks

  • Heather McMullen, Associate University Librarian, Queen's University Library 

9:40 – 10:20: Panel Discussion - We Can Help! Lay of the Land

10:20 - 10:35: Break

10:35 – 11:15: Researcher Experience Panel

11:15 – 11:30: What we've heard from researchers: Queen's RDM survey findings

  • Francine Berish, Geospatial Data Librarian, Queen's University Library

11:30 –12:10: Keynote -- Changes in the RDM Landscape: Funding Agency Policies / Portage / DMP

  • Jeremy Geelen, Social Science and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)

12:10 – 12:15: Networking Lunch Introduction

  • Heather McMullen, Associate University Librarian, Queen's University Library 

12:15: Networking Lunch

Partners

  • Queen's University Library 
  • Centre for Advanced Computing
  • ITServices
  • Vice-Principal Research Portfolio

Data Day Organizing Committee

  • Francine Berish, Geospatial Data Librarian, Queen's University Library 
  • Alexandra Cooper, Data Technician, Queen's University Library 
  • Jeremy Heil, Digital and Private Records Archivist, Queen's Archives
  • Heather McMullen, Associate University Librarian, Queen's University Library 
  • Karina McInnis, Executive Director, University Research Services
  • Jeff Moon, Data Librarian, Academic Director, Queen’s Research Data Centre, Queen's University Library 

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