The SciDataCon Organisers and Programme Committee are delighted to announce that the draft programme for SciDataCon has been published at https://www.scidatacon.org/IDW2018/programme/ .
Remember that International Data Week combines SciDataCon, the international conference for scrutiny and discussion of the frontier issues of data in research, and the RDA 12th Plenary Meeting. The high level programme covering pre- and post- events, the formal opening, keynotes and which slots are assigned to SciDataCon and which slots assigned to the 12th RDA Plenary meeting is at http://internationaldataweek.org/programme-overview.
To consult the detailed programme for those slots assigned to the RDA Plenary visit http://internationaldataweek.org/rda-12th-plenary-programme
The organizing committee of International Data Week 2018 and the Botswana Ministry of Tertiary Education, Research Science and Technology are pleased and honoured to announce that the Botswana President - His Excellency Mokgweetsi Masisi - will formally open International Data Week and will deliver the opening keynote address for the week-long conference beginning on 5 November 2018 in Gaborone, Botswana.