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CODATA 2010 Prize Nomination

Call for Nominations For Outstanding Achievement in the World of Scientific and Technical Data.

The CODATA Prize is a major biennial prize awarded by the Committee on Data for Science and Technology which is an interdisciplinary body of the International Council for Science, ICSU.

This award:

  • Acknowledges outstanding achievement in the world of scientific and technical data (S&T)
  • Is for a one time achievement or an achievement over time
  • Is given preferentially to an individual
  • Recognises work carried out in fields of importance to S&T data, such as data management, evaluation, dissemination, access issues, international cooperation, knowledge discovery, archiving or related subjects.

The CODATA award will be presented at the 22nd International CODATA Conference, 24-27 October 2010, South Africa. The recipient of the award will be presented with a piece of sculpture and will also receive financial support to travel to South Africa to deliver an awards lecture at the CODATA Conference 2010.

Nomination Form

Deadline for submissions: 31 March 2010

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