Research Data Symposium

Research Data Symposium
February 27, 2013
 

VIDEO TO COME. The Research Data Symposium was a day-long event hosted by Columbia University Libraries/Information Services, Columbia's Institute for Data Sciences and Engineering, Columbia’s Libraries/Information Services’ Center for Digital Research and Scholarship (CDRS) and Elsevier, was held to lead discussion on topics related to managing and curating research data and a variety of other research outputs.

The Symposium featured speaker panels addressing the different stages of the research data life cycle, with representatives from Columbia faculty, learned societies, research institutions, funders, and publishers coming together to examine the implementation stages, available technologies and associated challenges and barriers for managing, preserving and accessing research data. The goal of the symposium was to provide attendees with valuable information to engage their respective organizational stakeholders to initiate and continue long-term research and data management efforts.

See the symposium site at http://bit.ly/RDS2013. Check out tweets from the symposium using the hashtag #RDS2013.