This week both US Carolina States experienced one of the most intense and long-lasting rainstorms in recorded history causing widespread and dangerous flooding.  IRDR’s ICoE-VaRM, led by former IRDR SC member Susan Cutter, based at the University of South Carolina in Columbia (the epicenter of the emergency) sprang into action immediately supporting South Carolina’s Emergency …

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IRDR is pleased to announce that its DATA working group will lead 2 sessions on the 23rd CODATA International Conference—Open Data and Information for a Changing Planet, which will be held on 31 October – 2 November, 2012 in Taipei, China. These 2 sessions are scheduled on October 31, identified respectively as Session H1 (11:00-12:30) and …

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