Here is an announcement about a recent report regarding Scientific Data Management.
From: CENDI-L list [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of JR Candlish
Sent: Thursday, May 05, 2011 3:15 PM
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Subject: EPA Publication: SDM Workshop Report Entitled "Harnessing the Power: Taking the Next Steps"
We are pleased to transmit the Report from the Scientific Data Management
(SDM) Workshop that was held June 30 - July 1, 2010 at the US EPA Headquarters in Washington DC.
This Report is a consensus document drafted by the SDM Drafting Team and reviewed by all of the Workshop participants and sponsors. If you have comments or questions regarding the workshop or the report, please contact the CENDI Secretariat ([log in to unmask]), and they will make sure that any questions you have are addressed or forwarded to the appropriate
organization(s) for a response.
On behalf of the SDM Planning Team, we thank our sponsors: (IWGDD - Interagency Working Group on Digital Data, USEPA - United States Environmental Protection Agency, and CENDI - Interagency group of senior Scientific and Technical Information (STI) managers) for making the Workshop a reality.
To access the report, please click
retrieve it from EPA’s Science Inventory or visit the CENDI<http://cendi.gov/publications/index.html> website.
For reference, EPA has assigned Report No: EPA/600/R-11/053, and the recommended citation is provided on the Science Inventory page.
We hope the results of the Workshop will be an effective step in the development of sound federal data management policies and plans for the United States.
On Behalf of the Planning and Drafting Teams,
Robert Shepanek, US EPA, *Chair (retired)*
Sharon Jordan, DOE, *Co-Chair*
Bonnie C. Carroll, CENDI Secretariat
J. R. Candlish, CENDI Secretariat