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Data Day: Managing Queen's University Research Data

Monday, May 26, 9:00 - 11:30
Speakers Corner, Stauffer Library

For information or questions, contact Academic Services.

Got Data?

Queen’s University’s first Data Day is an opportunity to meet researchers and data service providers in a shared forum. You will hear from researchers working with diverse data sets, learn more about the recent consultation document, Toward a Policy Framework for Advancing Digital Scholarship in Canada, and how services at Queen’s and beyond can help you preserve and increase the reach of your data.

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Graphic created by Jørgen Stamp and published under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Denmark License (www.digitalbevaring.dk).

Program

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9:00 Welcome and Introduction
Sharon Murphy, Head of Academic Services, Queen’s University Library
9:05 Canadian Digital Scholarship Landscape
  • Karina McInnis, Executive Director, University Research Services
  • Bo Wandschneider, Associate Vice-Principal IT Services and CIO
  • Martha Whitehead, Vice Provost and University Librarian
9:20 Data Services at Queen's
  • Queen's University Library
    Jeff Moon, Data Librarian and Academic Director, Queen's Research Data Centre
  • Brain Code and HPCVL
    Ken Edgecombe, Executive Director, HPCVL
  • IT Services
    Virtual Servers and Data Storage, Brad Hannah, Manager of Systems and Storage;
    Direct Computer Support, Steve Ferguson, Manger, Technical Support Specialists
  • ICES
    Ana Johnson, Director ICES
10:05 Coffee and Conversation
10:30 Case Studies
  • How Not to Drown in your Data!
    Margaret B. Harrison RN, PhD, Professor Emerita, School of Nursing, Co-Director Queen's Joanna Briggs Collaboration
  • Unlocking the doors to Inmate Health Data
    Adelina Iftene, Graduate Student Faculty of Law
  • The Cross-Hopkins Theatre Diaries Online
    Leslie Ritchie, Department of English
  • Grassroots Data Management Initiatives in the Software Engineering Research Community
    Mark Syer, School of Computing
11:30 Closing Remarks
Karina McInnis, Executive Director, University Research Services

Partners

Data Day Organizing Committee

  • Alex Cooper, Data and Web Support Assistant, Library
  • Patricia Forrest, IT Services
  • Erin Forward, Geospatial Data Librarian, Library
  • Karina McInnis, Executive Director, University Research Services
  • Jeff Moon, Data & Government Information Librarian, Library
  • Sharon Murphy, Head, Academic Services Division, Library
  • Mary Claire Vandenburg, Digital Initiatives Specialist, Library

Last Updated: 15 September 2014