Requirement definition workshop

Co-located with EUDAT Conference 2022

13 September 2022 - Invitation only - 9:00 - 16:00 EEST (8:00 - 15:00 CEST)


GRNET (at 2 minutes from the EUDAT venue)
7, Kifisias Av.
GR 115 23 Athens

Times (EEST)



9:00-9:15 Welcome  
9:15-9:30 WP4  - Orientation - Aims of this day Tommi Suominen, CSC

Task Leaders presentations of functional requirements for each of the Components to be developed, current understanding 

  • EOSC Metadata Schema and Crosswalk Registry (MSCR)
  • EOSC Data Type Registry (DTR)
  • EOSC Research Activity Identifier Service (RAiD)

(15mins each, hypothetical examples of use)

  Link to consolidated list of requirements will be distributed for comments

Tommi Suominen, CSC

Sven Bingert, GWDG

Clifford Tatum, SURF

10:30-10:45 Coffee break  
10:45-11:45 Concrete case study plans for utilisation of the WP4 components to be developed
  • Social Sciences and Humanities
  • Climate Change
  • Mathematics
  • European Integration of National-level Services
  • Service Providers and Research Data Management Communities

Some issues to address: 

  1. Usage scenarios of each of the case studies with regard to the WP4 components.
  2. Identification of the core formats in the different disciplines
  3. functional requirements towards the WP4 components

Daan Broeder, CLARIN

Heinrich Widmann, DKRZ


Joonas Nikkanen, CSC

Chris Ariyo, EUDAT/CSC

11:45-12:00 Before and after FC4E: SEMAF report, other initiatives and possible collaborations.  
  • Mapping of SEMAF requirements to WP4 functional requirements
  • National initiatives as sources for ideas, services and code.
  • FDO
Daan Broeder, CLARIN
12:00-12:30 Integration in EOSC and other EOSC core-services. Mark van de Sanden, SURF
12:30-13:30 Lunch break  
13:30-14:30 Overview of existing software solutions and relevant standards - which requirements they satisfy
  • Schema and mapping specs, eg. SSSOM 
  • OntoPortal
  • Interoperability platform
  • Dariah - DME
  • Cocoda
  • Ariadne VocabularyMatchingTool (USW)
  • OxO - EMBL-EBI Ontology Xref Service
  • SDMX Global Registry
  • Other technologies that should be considered? SKOSMOS, VocBench/ShowBench
  • Cordra 
Different presenters
14:30-15:00 Coffee break  
15:00-16:00 Discussion on proposed solution alternatives.

The way forward towards the full specifications (due December 2022)



Co-located with EUDAT Conference 2022