How WDS helps provide universal, equitable access to data around the world (Oct 4)
Meredith Goins is the executive director of the World Data System (WDS) – International Program Office (IPO). WDS is an Interdisciplinary Body of the International Science Council (ISC; formerly ICSU) working to provide universal, equitable access to data around the world. She will be presenting at the NOAA Science Seminar series on Tuesday, October 4 at 1 p.m. EDT. Register through NOAA for this free and publicly available webinar.
Disabilities in Disasters (Oct 4)
Hosted by the All Hazards Consortium, this free webinar at noon EDT covers what actions should be taken to address individuals with disabilities before, during, and after a disaster. Register through the Business Resiliency Virtual Discussion Series.
Accessing and Analyzing Air Quality Data from Geostationary Satellites (Oct 11, 18, and 25)
This will be a three-part webinar series in partnership with NOAA and the National Institute Of Environmental Research (NIER, South Korea) on air quality (AQ) data analysis from geostationary satellites. The webinar series will a) provide an overview of geostationary capabilities for monitoring air quality around the world; b) introduce geostationary aerosol datasets from GOES-East, GOES-West, Himawari 8, and the Geostationary Environment Monitoring Spectrometer (GEMS); and 3) present data access and python tools to read and analyze the datasets. Register with NASA's ARSET program.
Open Science Survey (Oct 31)
Take the Research Data Alliance's survey on open science to help identify perceptions and expectations regarding how FAIR data, open software, and other open science activities are or should be taken into consideration and incentivized.
Open Science Funding Opportunity (Dec 8)
Transform to Open Science Training (TOPST) solicits proposals to advance open science literacy. This element will support three types of activities: development of ScienceCore materials, implementation of summer schools, and virtual cohorts. Learn more about the timeline and details.