International Data Week and SciDataCon
08 November 2021 - 09:30 to 11 November 2021 - 18:30
Seoul, Republic of Korea


The International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA), World Data System (WDS), and the Research Data Alliance (RDA) are delighted to announce that the 2021 edition of International Data Week (IDW 2021) will be held from 8–11 November 2021 in Seoul, South Korea.

IDW brings together data scientists, researchers, industry leaders, entrepreneurs, policymakers, and data stewards from disciplines across the globe to explore how best to exploit the data revolution to improve science and society through data-driven discovery and innovation.

The event also combines the bi-annual RDA Plenary Meeting and SciDataCon, a conference for peer-reviewed research and practice presentations on the frontiers of data in research, society and policy organised by CODATA and WDS. 

For more information on International Data Week 2021 go to


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