Completing the Circle Jan. 31st- (Data Citation Index)

Completing the Circle: Perspectives on Integrating Datasets in Basic Research and Discovery

Date: Thursday, January 31, 2013
Time: 4:00pm (GMT) / 11:00am (EST)
Location: WebEx and conference line
Duration: Approximately 60 minutes (panelists plus Q&A)

Join us for a review of the different perspectives and developments in dataset discovery. Panelists will discuss the challenges (and solutions) to promoting datasets and digital scholarship at different institutions, and will review how various stakeholders view the Data Citation Index resource from Thomson Reuters in helping to advance their goals.

Who should join?: This webinar is open to researchers, librarians, funders, data repository administrators, and others in the community; the session will help provide an introductory overview of the different stakeholders and the moving pieces to the puzzle in realizing the potential for dataset discovery and attribution. Register now

Mary Vardigan
Assistant Director
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)
United States

Michael Diepenbroek
Managing Director
PANGAEA Data Publisher for Earth & Environmental Sciences (ICSU World Data System – WDS)

John Kunze
Associate Director
University of California Curation Center
California Digital Library
United States

Nigel Robinson
Director, York Operations
Thomson Reuters
United Kingdom