Our meeting was at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver on Nov. 10, 2016

Stay tuned to hear about future meetings. Hope to see you at our next event!

Conference Agenda:

Time Activity
8:30 Register, coffee (provided), meet & greet
9:00 Introduction
9:15 **Keynote**  The Long Tail of Research Data: Tim Vines, PhD, University of British Columbia (UBC)
9:45 Q & A
10:00 Lightning Talks & Demos
10:45 Coffee Break (provided)
11:00 GitHub Workshop with Stephanie Wright, Program Lead, Mozilla Science Lab, (GitHub repo for exercise)
1:00 Lunch on your own
2:15 Ethics & Privacy for Sensitive Data: Kaitlyn Gutteridge, Research Data Privacy and Security Officer, UBC Advanced Research Computing
2:45 Coffee Break (provided)
3:00 Lightning Talks
3:45 Canadian National Research Infrastructure, including demo
4:15 Wrap up & Next Steps
4:30 Conference Ends
5:15 Post-event social at Steamworks (375 Water St.)

Lightning Talks:

Promoting Data Citation at a Science Library (APA, Vancouver)
The History of Data Management in Canada
Open Data Training Curriculum, (Open Data Training GitHub repo)
UXD of a Research Data Management Micro-site
Evaluating “Local Dropbox” Solutions to Complement a Research Data Repository
Persistent Identifiers for Data: Focus on DOIs

Thank you to all our presenters!