DI4R 2017 is taking place on 30th November and 1st December 2017 in the heart of the European Union: Brussels, Belgium. The organisers (EUDAT, EGI, GÉANT, OpenAIRE, RDA Europe and PRACE) invite all interested contributors to submit their abstracts by 13th October 2017 choosing among 6 different topics: Interoperability, Data Science & Skills, Impact evaluation and metrics, Security, trust and identity, The EOSC & EDI building blocks and Business models, sustainability and policies.
This is a great opportunity for professionals of Blue Growth to raise their voice about sustainable growth in the marine and maritime sectors as a whole, which are drivers for the European economy and have great potential for innovation and growth.
You can choose to submit an abstract for any of the following:
  • 5-minute lightning talks;
  • posters;
  • demos;
  • single presentations (15 minutes);
  • interactive sessions* (90 minutes).
Deadline for abstract submission is 13th October 2017
Please note that contributions will be selected based on the following criteria:
  • relation to the conference areas;
  • benefit for specific research projects, collaborations and researchers in specific scientific domains and/or multi-disciplinary science, higher education and industry/SMEs;
  • leverage and fostering of cross-collaboration;
  • contribution to the adoption of the FAIR principles;
  • support for the adoption of open science throughout  the research process;
  • contribution to long-term sustainability of the EOSC and EDI building blocks. 

Find full details on the DI4R 2017 Call for Abstracts here.

Submit your abstract here.