Monthly Archives: June 2012

Project Team Meeting, BL, 22 June 2012

This is a summary of the discussions at the Project Team Meeting at the British Library on 22nd June. Requirements Gathering The progress of requirements gathering interviews is: Most of the Steering Group members have now been interviewed or had … Continue reading

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euroCRIS and UKRISS

euroCRIS is a not for profit organisation charged by the European Commission with maintaining, developing and promoting CERIF (Common European Research Information Format) an EU Recommendation to member states. euroCRIS has members in 41 countries. CERIF is a national standard … Continue reading

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The Czech National CRIS

This post is the author’s understanding of a talk given at the CRIS 2012 conference by Jan Dvorak. The Czech national CRIS provides an interesting example of a very widely used and successful research information system that provides useful experiences … Continue reading

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UKRISS poster at CRIS 2012

The bi-annual CRIS 2012 conference took place in Prague from 6-9 June. It was the 11th international conference on Current Research Information Systems and attracted over 150 delegates, mainly from EU member states, but also from the Middle East, USA … Continue reading

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Landscape Report

The project, in phase one, has to determine the feasibility of a national research information reporting service including scope and technical design. Activities in this area have grown substantially in the past period at a national, international or trans-national level. … Continue reading

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Beginning Requirements Capture

Requirements gathering and analysis is a major component of Phase 1 of the UKRISS project. Face-to-face interviews will be the default methodology, with telephone interviews as a standby option. This methodology is chosen in preference to others, such as a … Continue reading

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euroCRIS Poster Proposal

We have submitted a poster proposal to the CRIS 2012 conference, which we are glad to announce has since been accepted! The conference will take place from 6-9 June, 2012 in Prague. Title: UKRISS – Feasibility study and proof-of-concept for … Continue reading

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