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Below are some of the presentations we have produced for conferences, workshops and other events.

There are also video presentations, as well as numerous Digimap Training presentations.

Archive of older presentations 2009 – 2015.

April's featured presentation

Overcoming obstacles to sharing data about human subjects from Robin Rice


Presentation Title and Link Presenter Event
Supporting the development of a national Research Data Discovery Service – a Pilot Project Stuart Macdonald IASSIST 2016, Bergen, Norway, 1 June 2016
Introduction to DATA-X: Pioneering Research Data Exhibition Stuart Macdonald, Rocio von Jungenfeld DATA-X Pioneering Research Data Exhibition, Edinburgh, 18 May 2016
Tweeting and Blogging for Academics Nicola Osborne, Lorna M. Campbell University of Edinburgh Digital Scholarship Day of Ideas 2016, Edinburgh, 18 May 2016
RDM & ELNs @ Edinburgh Stuart Macdonald Research Data Management and ELN Information Sharing Workshop, Glasgow UK, 26 April 2016
Using Social Media to Communicate Your Research Charlie Farley Scottish Crucible, Edinburgh UK, 21 April 2016
Overcoming obstacles to sharing data about human subjects Robin Rice Force11 2016 Conference, Edinburgh UK, 18 April 2016
Research Data Management - in introduction for trainee physicians Stuart Macdonald Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh Course: Critical appraisal and research for trainees, Edinburgh UK, 23 March 2016
Developing a Crowd Sourcing App Tom Armitage AGI Scotland 2016, Edinburgh UK, 16 March 2016
OER16 Open Culture Conference Preview Lorna M. Campbell OER16 Preview Webinar, 11 March 2016
Ensuring the Integrity (& Continuity) of Our Record of Scholarship Peter Burnhill Standing on the Digits of Giants: Research data, preservation and innovation, London UK, 8 March 2016
Maps are not just for geographers: Use cases for getting the most out of Digimap Emma Diffley Jisc Digifest 2016, Birmingham UK, 2 March 2016
6th COBWEB Consortium Meeting Chris Higgins 6th COBWEB Consortium Meeting, Dresden Germany, 25 February 2016
Information Services @ Argyle House: Gilmerton Primary Visit Carol Blackwood, Anne Roberston Gilmerton Primary School visit to EDINA offices, Edinburgh UK, 24 February 2016
COBWEB Project: Overall Project Status and Deliverables Chris Higgins 2nd Project Review, Brussels, Belgium, 3 February 2016
Digital Cultural Heritage and Open Education Lorna M. Campbell Cultural Heritage Sparks, Edinburgh, 29 January 2016
COBWEB technology platform and future development needs Chris Higgins Citizen Science: data and service infrastructure meeting, Ispra, Italy, 26 January 2016
EPSRC research data expectations and research software management Stuart Macdonald Invited speaker at School of Mathematics Research Committee Meeting, University of Edinburgh, 25 January 2016
COBWEB: Brief Introduction, GBIF Secretariat Chris Higgins COBWEB GBIF meeting, Copenhagen, Denmark, 15 January 2016
Introduction to data and support services for Political Data Analysis Stuart Macdonald Guest lecture on the University of Edinburgh School of Social and Political Science's Introduction to Political Data Analysis course, 12 January 2016
EDINA Supporting Digital Research Nicola Osborne, Lisa Otty Supporting Digital Scholarship in the College of Humanities and Social Science, University of Edinburgh, 2 December 2015
A Importância da IDE-a no Reino-Unido Conor G Smyth foro mundo UNIGIS, Rio de Janeiro, 1 December 2015
RDM @ Edinburgh: Why is it important? Stuart Macdonald Guest lecture on the University of Edinburgh HPC & Data Science MSc course, 17 November 2015
'Good, better, best'? Examining the range and rationales of institutional data curation practices Robin Rice IPRES 2015 Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 3 November 2015
University of Edinburgh's first QGIS Training Course Tom Armitage 4th QGIS UK user group meeting in Edinburgh, 16 November 2015
Introduction to RDM for Geoscience PhD Students Stuart Macdonald RDM Workshop, School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh, 2 November 2015
Research Data Management: Why is it important? Stuart Macdonald Languages and Cultures Research Committee Meeting, University of Edinburgh, 28 October 2015
Drivers and Responses toward Research Data Management Maturity: Transatlantic Perspectives Robin Rice Educause 2015 Indianapolis, Indiana, 28 October 2015
Introduction to RDM for trainee physicians Stuart Macdonald RCPE Workshop Course 'Research - an introduction for trainee physicians', Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 28 October 2015
Digimap for Schools for Secondary Schools Anne Robertson, Carol Blackwood Digimap for Schools presentation to Strathclyde University SecondaryEd students, 27 October 2015
Pitching, personality and (ethical) promotion Nicola Osborne Guest lecture for the "Professional Issues" module at University of Edinburgh, taken by Computer Science and Software Engineering Students, 16 October 2015
Introduction to data support services and resources for public policy Stuart Macdonald Introductory Analysis of Policy course, Academy of Government's MSc public policy program, 8 October 2015, Edinburgh
Digimap for Schools for Primary Schools Anne Robertson, Carol Blackwood Digimap for Schools presentation to Strathclyde University PrimaryEd students, 5 October 2015
RIOXX: the pragmatic development of a metadata application profile Paul Walk UN FAO, AIMS webinar (Agricultural Information Management Standards), 29 September 2015
End of COBWEB Co-Design Projects Celebration Chris Higgins COBWEB partners meeting, 21 September 2015, Machynlleth
SafeNet: Progress and Data Gathering Robbie Ireland Jisc Knowledge Base plus workshop, 16 September 2015, Glasgow
COBWEB - infrastructure and platform for Environmental Crowd Sensing and Big Data Chris Higgins EnviroInfo & ICT4S 2015 workshop, 9 September 2015, Copenhagen
Taking A Long View Peter Burnhill Taking the Long View: International Perspectives on E-Journal Archiving, 7 September 2015, Edinburgh
Exploiting the value of Dublin Core through pragmatic development Paul Walk DCMI International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications 2015, São Paulo, Brazil, 1-4 September 2015
Using Social Media to Communicate Your Work Nicola Osborne Presentation and discussion session for a group of agricultural consultants and researchers at Scotland's Rural College, Kings Buildings, Edinburgh, 27 August 2015
SDI – National to Global: perspectives from the UK academic sector Conor G Smyth SDI-Open 2015, IBGE, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil, 20–21 August 2015
Finding, managing and using the right MediaHub content Nicola Osborne West College Scotland Information Technology Symposium, Erskine, Scotland, 12 August 2015
Ensuring Continuity of Access To Our Published Heritage Peter Burnhill II Seminário sobre Informação na Internet in Brasilia, 3 - 6 August 2015

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