The Research Data Access and Preservation (RDAP) Summit (, to be held April 19-21, 2017, in Seattle, WA, invites applications from managers, users, and generators of digital data from all sectors, including industry, academia, government, and cultural heritage centers, for poster presentations, lightning talks, and “institutional snapshots” as described below. 


Also, new this year, we invite attendees to “bring your current data challenge” to RDAP and discuss with other attendees to address, or begin to address, your challenge! This is described in more detail in the form.


Please submit proposals via by January 13th. All submissions will receive notification by January 27th.


To view proposal submission form questions prior to submission go to   


Questions can be directed to the RDAP Program Chairs, Brianna Marshall ([log in to unmask]) and Yasmeen Shorish ([log in to unmask]).

Amy Neeser
Research Data Curation Librarian
Deep Blue Data Coordinator
University of Michigan Libraries
3175 Shapiro Library
734-764-2203 | [log in to unmask]

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