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The Open Data Environment

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Chuck Humphrey
Canada Research Data Center, University of Alberta

This talk will focus on metadata and open data environments. It will highlight the value of metadata and outline the challenges of raising support and investment for metadata management frameworks. It will also relate the importance of high quality metadata in the context of the international research communities and the need to coordinate efforts in the development of new tools for the social sciences.

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