The Data Curation Network hosts an annual All Hands Meeting– a combination business meeting, networking event, and community development opportunity that all DCN Members are invited to attend.

Join us the week of May 13, 2024, at Duke University of our 7th All Hands Meeting!

2023 All Hands Meeting

The 6th DCN All Hands Meeting took place June 26-30, 2023. It was held at Princeton University in Princeton, New Jersey. Thank you, Princeton, for hosting us!

The full agenda is now ready for viewing! We are grateful to the AHM 2023 Planning Committee Members: Halle Burns, Hoa Luong, Neggin Keshavarzian, Sarah Reiff Conell, and Wanda Marsolek.

June 26-27: Specialized Data Curation Workshop

This event is open to all, but capacity is capped at 30 participants. Learn more about our workshop curriculum and this workshop.

Approximate times (Eastern):

  • Monday June 26: 9-5pm
  • Tuesday, June 27: 9-2pm

June 28-29: All Hands Meeting

Wednesday, June 28: 9-5pm Agenda

  • Welcome, housekeeping, introductions
  • Special Interest Group Palooza
  • Data Curation Workflow Diagramming and Sharing
  • Institutional Report Out
  • Data Accessibility
  • Project Update: Realities of Academic Data Sharing

Thursday, June 29: 9-5pm Agenda

  • Nesting and icebreakers
  • Learning sessions: Automating curation; Documentation; and Data ethics
  • Crowdsourcing activities: Primer edit-a-relay and Curate-a-dataset
  • Professional development: reflecting your work in the DCN
  • Rotations: Primer development group; learning modules walk-through; Racial Justice Working Group; and Research group
  • Hybrid meeting with Advisory Board

June 30: DCN Business Meeting (Operations)

Friday, June 30, 8am-1pm Agenda

  • Introducing new members
  • Review of proposed changes to the Governance Model
  • Discussing Finance Committee and Membership Committee goals
  • Planning the coming year

Photos from Past DCN All Hands Meetings!