2013 Data Seal of Approval Conference

The Data Seal of Approval (DSA) is proud to announce that its second international conference will be held on Tuesday, October 8, 2013, in Ann Arbor, MI, the day before the ICPSR Official Representatives Meeting begins.

Data Seal of Approval Conference
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Michigan Union: Kuenzel
Ann Arbor, MI USA

9:00-9:30 Registration and coffee
9:30-9:45 Welcome - Mary Vardigan, Assistant Director, ICPSR
9:45-10:15 "Certification and Trust in the Data Supply Chain" - Keynote Speaker - Margaret Hedstrom, Professor of Information at the University of Michigan School of Information and Faculty Associate, Institute for Social Research
10:15-10:45 Data sharing in trustworthy digital repositories - Ingrid Dillo, Head of Policy Development and Communication, Data Archiving and Networked Services (DANS)
10:45-11:15 Break
11:15-12:00 DSA overview: guidelines and procedures/governance and regulations - Paul Trilsbeek, Archive Manager, Language Archive, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-13:30 DSA case study 1: German National Library (DNB) - Sabine Schrimpf, Scientific Officer for Digital Preservation at the DNB
13:30-14:00 DSA case study 2: ICPSR - Mary Vardigan
14:00-14:30 Peer reviewer perspective - Hervé L'Hours, Digital Preservation Planning Manager, UK Data Services
14:30-15:00 Break
15:00-15:30 Research Data Alliance (RDA) and the World Data System (WDS) - Ingrid Dillo and Mustapha Mokrane, Executive Director, World Data System
15:30-16:00 WDS accreditation case study
Kerstin Lehnert, Integrated Earth Data Applications (IEDA)
16:00-16:15 Conference wrap-up - Mary Vardigan

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