Data Science for a Connected World: Unlocking and Harnessing the Power of Information

Host city: Washington, DC

Dates: June 4-8, 2012


2012-06-05: Workshops
Workshop: Improving a Good Thing: the New American FactFinder Interface
Michele Hayslett (University of North Carolina Chapel Hill)

Workshop: Data and Metadata Management Using DDI
Wendy Thomas (Minnesota Population Center)

Workshop: Hands on DDI 3 with Colectica
Jeremy Iverson (Algenta Technologies)

Workshop: Introduction to IPUMS and NHGIS: Analyzing and Mapping Demographic Data
Katie Genadek (Minnesota Population Center)
David VanRiper (Minnesota Population Center)

Workshop: Online Data Tools for Curricular Use: Raising the Bar on Data Literacy for Undergraduates
Paula Lackie (Carleton College)
Adrienne Brennecke (Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis )
Chiu-chuang (Lu) Chou (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

Workshop: NORC and Secure Data Service: Unlocking Access to Sensitive Data
Richard Welpton (UK Data Archive)
Johannes Fernandes-Huessy (University of Chicago)
Daniel Gwynne (University of Chicago)

Workshop: Keeping Your Archive Safe (and on TRAC) with SafeArchive and LOCKSS
Micah Altman (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

2012-06-06: Plenary I
2012-06-06: A1: Research Data Management: assessments and planning
Data Management Planning for Secure Services (DMP-SS)
Fortunato D Castillo (UCL Institute of Child Health)
Stelios Alexandrakis (UCL Institute of Child Health)
Anthony Thomas (UCL Institute of Child Health)
Michael Waters (UCL Institute of Child Health)
Phil Curran (MRC Unit for Lifelong Health and Ageing)
Kevin Garwood (MRC Unit for Lifelong Health and Ageing)

DataONE: A Glimpse into the Practices of Data Managers
Eleanor J. Read (University of Tennessee)

DMVitals: A Data Management Assessment Recommendations Tool
Andrew Sallans (University of Virginia Library)
Sherry Lake (University of Virginia Library)

Data in Common(s): Collaborative Models for Robust Data Support
Samantha Guss (New York University)
Nicole Scholtz (University of Michigan)
Jennifer Green (University of Michigan)
Michelle Hudson (Yale Universitiy)

2012-06-06: A2: Confidentiality, privacy and security
Protecting the Privacy of Participants: Lessons Learned from the Workforce Issues in Library and Indormation Science 3
Susan Rathbun-Grubb (University of South Carolina)
Cheryl A. Thompson (University of North Carolina)
Jennifer Craft Morgan (UNC Institute on Aging )
Joanne Gard Marshall (University of North Carolina)

Can data owners and data users think alike? Designing incentives to shape the provision of access to data
Richard Welpton (UK Data Archive)
Felix Ritchie (UK Office for National Statistics)

The Researcher's View: Data Documentation in Quantitative, Qualitative and Mixed Methods Research
Christian Meier zu Verl (Bielefeld University)
Stefan Friedhoff (Bielefeld University )

2012-06-06: A3: Data Sharing and Data Reuse
Data's Different Missions in E-Science, E-Social Sciences and E-Humanities
Minglu Wang (Rutgers University)
John Cotton (Rutgers University)

Data Sharing Across the Disciplines, Revisited: Academic Journals and Replication Policies. An Emperical Study
Rob O'Reilly (Emory University)

Network Analysis of Data Reuse in the Social Sciences
Kathleen Fear (University of Michigan)

The Influence of Scholarly Output on Scientific Dataset Communication
Tiffany Chao (University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana)

2012-06-06: A4: Panel: Toward Trusted Digital Repositories: Three Perspectives
Data Seal of Approval
Matthew Woollard (UK Data Archive)
Herve L'Hours (UK Data Archive)

TRAC Self-Assessment at ICPSR
Jared Lyle (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR))

2012-06-06: B1: Metadata Production Tools
Keeping up with Colectica
Jeremy Iverson (Colectica)

Metadata Editing Framework: An open source project for building metadata tools
Jack Gager (Metadata Technology North America)

Making the best of existing tools for enhancing documentation
Andreas Perret (FORS)

Tools for extracting ASCII data and DDI metadata from Stata, SPSS, and other proprietary statistical file formats
Andrew DeCarlo (Metadata Technology North America)

2012-06-06: B2: Metadata meets the semantic web
How to Infer an Ontology of the Data Documentation Initiative?
Thomas Bosch (Gesis - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences)

Linking Study Descriptions to the Linked Open Data (LOD) Cloud
Johann Schaible (Gesis - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences)
Benjamin Zapilko (Gesis - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences)
Wolfgang Zenk-Moeltgen (Gesis - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences)

Accessing DDI 3 as Linked Data - Colectica RDF Services
Dan Smith (Colectica)

DDI-RDF - Trouble with Triples
Olof Olsson (Swedish National Data Service)
Thomas Bosch (GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences)
Benjamin Zapilko (GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences)
Arofan Gregory (ODaF - Open Data Foundation)
Joachim Wackerow (GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences)

2012-06-06: B3: Planning for Preservation: TDR/OAIS in data archives
Improving Operations Using Standards and Metrics: Self-Assessment of Long-Term Preservation Practices at FSD
Mari Kleemola (Finnish Social Science Data Archive)

Improving the Trustworthiness of an Interdisciplinary Scientific Data Archive
Robert R Downs (CIESIN, Columbia University)
Robert S. Chen (CIESIN, Columbia University)

Data Seal of Approval (DSA) - The assessment procedure
Lisa F. de Leeuw (Data Archiving and Networked Services (DANS))
Henk Harmsen (Data Archiving and Networked Services (DANS))

2012-06-06: B4: Panel: Institutional Repositories and Data
2012-06-06: Pecha Kucha: A
infinitE - An informational infrastructure for the E-science age, OR, Improvement of data access The long way to remote data access in Germany
Christopher Gürke (Federal Statistical Office Germany)
Anja Crößmann (Federal Statistical Office Germany)

Scholars GeoPortal: Discovering data one layer at a time
Leanne Hindmarch (Ontario Council of University Libraries)
Jennifer Marvin (University of Guelph Library)

The Missing Link: Giving Statistical Data Meaning
Paul A Murphy (ESDS University of Manchester)

One More Tool: The Pecha Kucha
Lisa J Neidert (Population Studies Center, University of Michigan)

Fixation with Citation
Susan H Noble (Mimas, University of Manchester)

OpenMetadata.org: An online portal for sharing and managing statistical data
Abdul Rahim (Metadata Technology North America)

Bringing them in: what 5 years of data can tell us about growing a data service
Kristi A Thompson (University of Windsor)

2012-06-06: Pecha Kucha: B
DDI Lifecycle and Qualitative Data: Development of a Formal Model
Arofan Gregory (Metadata Technology North America)
Joachim Wackerow (GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences)

Election Studies: A Research Data Management Challenge
Laurence Horton (GESIS-Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences)
Alexia Katsanidou (GESIS-Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences)

Sensitive Data: Organisational Aspects of confidentiality protection and Privacy Concerns
Reza Afkhami (UK Data Archive)

Data Publishing and Metadata creation
Nicole Quitzsch (GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences)

Metadata in organisational surveys
Tony Machin (University of Southern Queensland)

2012-06-06: Posters Session
2012-06-07: Plenary II
2012-06-07: C1: Collaboration and Data Support
Johns Hopkins University Data Management Services: Reviewing Our First Year
David S Fearon (Johns Hopkins University)
Betsy Gunia (Johns Hopkins University)

Integrating Numeric, Statistical, and Geospatial Data Services for Graduate Students
Maria A Jankowska (Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA)

Establishing Collaborative Networks in Sporting Data
Carol Perry (University of Guelph)
Michelle Edwards (University of Guelph)

Collaborative Data Management: Best Practices throughout the Data Life Cycle
Amber Leahey (Scholar Portal, Ontario Council of University Libraries)
Jacqueline Whyte Appleby (Scholar Portal, Ontario Council of University Libraries)
Steve Marks (Scholar Portal, Ontario Council of University Libraries)

2012-06-07: C2: DDI Implementation, Production, and Migration
Migrating a Large Collection to DDI-Lifecycle
Wolfgang Zenk-Möltgen (GESIS, Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences)

Feature Enhancement of Easy DDI Organizer (EDO)
Yuki Yonekura (University of Tokyo)
Keiichi Sato (University of Tokyo)
Yukio Maeda (University of Tokyo)

Integrating DDI 3-based Tools with Web Services: Connecting Colectica and eXist-db
Johan Fihn (Swedish National Data Service)
Jeremy Iverson (Colectica)

Metadata-driven Survey Design at the Australian Bureau of Statistics
Samuel C Spencer (Australian Bureau of Statistics)

2012-06-07: C3: Technological approaches to enhancing data interoperability
Supporting the Sharing of Longitudinal Health Data
Veerle Van den Eynden (UK Medical Research Council)

Data without Boundaries: A DDI-Based Metadata Model for Supporting Cross-National Data Discovery
Arofan T Gregory (Metadata Technology North America)

Going Local with a World Class Data Infrastrucure: Enabling SDMX for Research Support
Rob Grim (Tilburg University)

Administrative and Survey Data: DDI-based Documentation for a Combined Analysis
Marcel Hebing (German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin))
David Schiller (The Institute for Employment Research (IAB))

2012-06-07: C4: Practical approaches of record linkage in RDCs
Panel: Practical approaches of record linkage in RDCs
Stefan Bender (Research Data Centre (FDZ), the Institute for Employment Research)
Christopher Gürke (Federal Statistical Office)

German Census 2011 as a Mixed Method Design
Anja Crössmann (Federal Statistical Office)

2012-06-07: D1: Supporting online access to geospatial, micro-, and qualitative data
VizLab: A Tool for the Interactive Exploration of Geospatial Election Data on the Web
Adam Schaal (The Center for Socio-Political Data, Sciences Po University)

Open Source Solutions for Open Microdata: The IHSN Tools
Matthew Welch (World Bank)
Olivier Dupriez (World Bank)

Implementation of DDI in the National Institute of Statistics and Geography of Mexico
Eric M Rodriguez (National Institute of Statistics and Geography)

2012-06-07: D2: Infrastructure to support research data management
Data Service Infrastructure for the Social Sciences and Humanities, DASISH
Michelle L Coldrey (Swedish National Data Service)

Managing and Sharing Data within the Collaborative Research Center SFB882: Concepts and Requirements of a VRE for the Social Sciences
Johanna Vompras (University Library Bielefeld)
Wolfram Horstmann (University Library Bielefeld)

ADA-Lab - A Virtual Laboratory for Australian Social Science Research
Steven McEachern (Australian Data Archive, Australian National University)

2012-06-07: D3: Towards an integrated model for access to official microdata in Europe: First findings from the FP7 DwB project
Panel: Towards an Integrated Model for Access to Official Microdata in Europe: First Findings from the FP7 DwB Project
Paola Tubaro (National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)-Réseau Quetelet )
David Schiller (Und Berufsforschung Der Bundesagentur Für Arbeit (IAB) )

Panel: Towards an Integrated Model for Access to Official Microdata in Europe: First Findings from the FP7 DwB Project
Roxane Silberman (National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)-Réseau Quetelet )
Marion Wittenberg (Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie Van Wetenschappen - Data Archiving and Networked Services (KNAW-DANS))
Raphaelle Fleureux (National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)-Réseau Quetelet)

2012-06-07: D4: Preserving and organising qualitative social science data resources for sharing and re-use
Panel: Preserving and Organising Qualitative Social Science Data Resources for Sharing and Re-use
Ruth Geraghty (National University of Ireland)

2012-06-07: E1: National Data Landscapes: Policies, Strategies, and Contrasts
Open Data in Slovenia: An Assessment of Accountability among Stakeholders
Janez Stebe (Social Science Data Archives, University of Ljubljana)

Strategies of Promoting the Use of Survey Research Data Archive
Meng-Li Yang (Center For Survey Research RCHSS, Academia Sinica)

Infrastructure for Evidence-based Resaerch and Statistical Education in Russia
Anna Bogomolova (Moscow State University)
Tatyana Yudina (Moscow State University)
Natalia Dyshkant (Moscow State University)

A Tale of Two Eagles: Comparing and Contrasting the Social Science Data Landscapes in the USA and Germany
Stefan Kramer (German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) )
Denis Huschka (German Data Forum)

2012-06-07: E2: Data Professionals
Spline and Demand: A Profession Interpolates
Jennifer A Green (University of Michigan)
Joel Herndon (Duke University)

The State of Education for Data Curation and Librarianship
Susan R Rathbun-Grubb (University of South Carolina)

Data Management Training to Support Faculty Research Needs: Lessons Learned
Ryan Womack (Rutgers University)

Archives as a market regulator, or how can archives connect supply and demand?
Laurence Horton (GESIS-Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences)
Laurence Horton (GESIS-Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences)

2012-06-07: E3: Latin America, Spain, and Portugal Data Organizations and Resources: An Evolving Discussion
Panel: Latin America, Spain, and Portugal Data Organizations and Resources: An Evolving Discussion
Stuart Macdonald (University of Edinburgh)
Luis Martinez Uribe (Juan March Institute, Madrid)
Paola Bongiovani (Universidad Nacional de Rosario, Argentina)
Alyson Williams (Inter-American Development Bank)
Aída Villanueva (Inter-American Development Bank)

Panel: Latin America, Spain, and Portugal Data Organizations and Resources: An Evolving Discussion
Todd Hines (Princeton University)
Patricia Bermudez (Latin-American Faculty of Social Sciences (FLACSO), Ecuador)

2012-06-07: E4: Panel: Unlocking the Power of Restricted Data: A Discussion among Researchers, Producers, and Data Service Providers
Panel: Unlocking the Power of Restricted Data: A Discussion among Researchers, Producers, and Data Service Providers
Stefan Bender (Institute for Employment Research, Germany)
Bill Block (Cornell University)
Warren Brown (Cornell Institute for Social and Economic Research)
Tim Mulcahy (NORC ta University of Chicago)
Chuck Pierret (Bureau of Labor Statistics)
Melanie Wright (UK Data Archive)

2012-06-08: F1: Accessing Historic Records using Modern Tools
Crowdsourcing the Past with Addressing History
Stuart Macdonald (EDINA, University of Edinburgh)

Three Layers: investigating the potential of data, records and context
Michael Jones (University of Melbourne)
Gavin McCarthy (University of Melbourne)

Digital Reproductions of Authentic Materials for Teaching Early American History: Opportunities and Challenges for Networking Multilingual Records and Historic Maps
Laina Madeline W Padgett (University of Louisiana at Lafayette)

2012-06-08: F2: Data management and curation interest group presents: Managing government data assets
Reuse and Remix of Government and Public Sector Data
Minglu Wang (Rutgers University)
Joshua Horowitz (Rutgers-Newark New Jersey DataBank)
Danielle Farrie (Education Law Center)
Peijia Zha (Newark Schools Research Collaborative, Rutgers-Newark)

Maximising Returns to Government Investment in Data: Data Management
Tanvi Desai (London School of Economics)

2012-06-08: F3: Towards Seamless Connections Between Born-Digital and Hard-Copy Records
2012-06-08: G1: Classification, Harmonization
Research on Cognitive Aspects of Classification: Effects on Metadata Practice and Standards
Daniel W Gillman (US Bureau of Labor Statistics)
John Bosley (US Bureau of Labor Statistics)
Scott Fricker (US Bureau of Labor Statistics)

Data coding and harmonization: How DataCoH and Charmstats are transforming social science data
Kristi M Winters (GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences)
Alexia Katsanidou (GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences)
Martin Friedrichs (GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences)

A DDI resource package for the International Standard for Classification of Education (ISCED)
Joachim Wackerow (GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences)
Hilde Orten (Norwegian Social Science Data Services (NSD))

2012-06-08: G2: Panel: Shopping for Data: Variable Baskets on the Web
2012-06-08: G3: Data Stewardship: Increasing the Integrity and Effectiveness of Science and Scholarship
2012-06-08: Plenary III