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Future Career Opportunities and
Educational Requirements for Digital Curation
 
Board on Research Data and Information
Policy and Global Affairs Division
National Academy of Sciences
 
NAS Keck Center, Room 110
500 Fifth Street NW, Washington, DC
 
May 3, 2012
 
 
OPEN SESSION - May 3, 2012
 
1:00 – 2:30     Presentations and discussion of digital curation workforce statistics
                              *  Nirmala Kannankutty, NSF – Science & Engineering Indicators
                              *  Lauren Csorny, Bureau of Labor Statistics – Future trends in related fields
                              *  Gail Greenfield, NRC -- NRC report on Future US Workforce for Geospatial Intelligence
 
2:30 – 2:50     Break
 
2:50 – 3:30     Rachel Frick, Digital Library Federation Program, Council on Library and Information Resources
 
3:30 – 4:00     Carole Palmer, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign – Workforce Summit
 
4:00 – 5:00     Updates and discussion with study sponsors
                           a) Charles Thomas – Institute of Museum and Library Sciences
                           b) Dane Skow and Mimi McClure – National Science Foundation 
                           c) Joshua Greenberg – Alfred P. Sloan Foundation  
 
 
 6:30 – 8:00     Committee dinner

 


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