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Committee on Strategy and Budget (CSB)
Task Force on Data Policies (DP)


The increasing ease of gathering large amounts of varied data—including digital data, research specimens, artifacts, etc. - and funding of large-scale collaborative projects, have caused the broad policy issues surrounding the management of scientific and engineering research data to become critically important. How data collected with National Science Foundation (NSF) funding are shared and managed to ensure broad, timely, and long-term availability and accessibility to the entire research community is an important issue. more...

Task Force Members

Members:   Dr. G. P. Peterson
NSF Members:   Mr. Alan Blatecky
Dr. Myron Gutmann
Dr. Farnam Jahanian
Dr. H. Edward Seidel
Consultants:   Dr. Mark R. Abbott
Dr. John T. Bruer
Mr. Arthur K. Reilly
Dr. Thomas N. Taylor
Executive Secretary: Mr. Blane Dahl

NSBO Liaison:

Mr. Blane Dahl

Statement of Principles

On February 16, 2011 the National Science Board approved the Statement of Principles from the Task Force on Data Policies.


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