Tag Archive for Research Data Alliance

Building The Scientific Knowledge Graph

by Jennifer Zaino Standard Analytics, which was a participant at the recent TechStars event in New York City, has a big goal on its mind: To organize the world’s scientific information by building a complete scientific knowledge graph. The company’s co-founders, Tiffany Bogich and Sebastien Ballesteros,came to the conclusion that someone had to take on…

W3C’s Semantic Web Activity Folds Into New Data Activity

by Jennifer Zaino The World Wide Web Consortium has headline news today: The Semantic Web, as well as eGovernment, Activities are being merged and superseded by the Data Activity, where Phil Archer serves as Lead.  Two new workgroups also have been chartered: CSV on the Web and Data on the Web Best Practices. What’s driving…

Research Data Alliance Sees Semantics As Key To Helping Research Communities Get The Most From Their Data

The Research Data Alliance (RDA) was recently formed with the goal of accelerating international data-driven innovation and discovery. It aims to get there by facilitating the sharing and exchange of research data, its use and re-use, standards harmonization, and discoverability. Funded by The Australian Commonwealth Government through the Australian National Data Service, the European Commission through…