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From 5 December 2017 to 6 December 2017

EDDI17 : 9th Annual European DDI User Conference

The 9th Anuual  European Data Documentation Initiative User Conference (EDDI17) will be held on December 5-6, 2017, in Lausanne Switzerland. This year, it is organised by FORS, GESIS and IDSC.

The conference will provide presentations on a wide range of topics relating to DDI:

  • Case Studies
  • Mature implementations
  • Early Implementations
  • Interplay of DDI with other standards or technologies
  • Projects in early phases in which DDI is under consideration
  • Critiques of DDI

Practical Information

Registration opens on Septembre 26th, 2017.


Mövenpick Hotel Lausanne

Avenue de Rhodanie 4,

1007 Lausanne,


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Call for papers

Call for papers

We are seeking presentations, talks, papers, posters on all things DDI:

Case Studies, Mature implementations, Early Implementations, Interplay of DDI with other standards or technologies, Projects in early phases in which DDI is under consideration, Critiques of DDI

We strongly encourage papers in different areas to ensure that a broad balance of topics is covered which will attract the greatest breadth of participants. We encourage conference participants to submit proposals that would be of interest to themselves and other attendees. For content types and presentation forms see the section on submission below.


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Deadline : September 4, 2017

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