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EVENTS 2011

INSPIRE for the social sciences

Programme

Date: 7 October  2011

Location: UK Data Archive, University of Essex, Colchester

10.30-11.00

Registration, tea and coffee

11.00-11.15

Welcome and introduction

James Reid, EDINA and Veerle Van den Eynden, UK Data Archive

11.15-11.45

 INSPIRE and the National Data Strategy

Peter Elias, ESRC Strategic Advisor Data Resources

11.45-12.15

INSPIRE - an overview and an introduction to data specifications

James Reid, EDINA

12.15-12.45

INSPIRE/Data Documentation Initiative (DDI) metadata mapping and the UK Data Archive's roadmap towards INSPIRE compliance

Tom Ensom and Veerle Van den Eynden, UK Data Archive

12.45-13.30

Lunch

13.30-14.00

INSPIRE in Sweden

Johan Fihn, Swedish National Data Service   

14.00-14.45

The WISERD GeoPortal - a tool to search, view, map and download social science metadata

Scott Orford, Wales Institute of Social & Economic Research

14.45-15.45

Discussion: how should the social science community prepare for INSPIRE

15.45

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