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Institutional Members

An Institutional Member is an international organization, an academic institution, a governmental agency, a research institution, or a commercial organization having an interest in scientific data and a desire to work with CODATA in support of CODATA’s mission.  (CODATA Constitution, Statute 3.1.b)

Current Members


Baohe Data
CODATA Delegate:

China National GeneBank (CNGB)

CODATA Delegate: Ren Wang, Director and Senior Vice President

Computer Network Information Center of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CNIC)

CODATA Delegate: Lianglin Hu, Director of National Basic Science Data Center, Professor and Deputy Director of the Big Data Department of CNIC

Springer Nature

CODATA Delegate: Varsha Khodiyar, Data Curation Manager

Dues and Membership Benefits of Institutional Members of CODATA

Shared challenges and interests in the advancement of data science, data skills and infrastructures create grounds for collaboration and engagement.  CODATA invites commercial and not-for-profit organizations with an interest in data science to collaborate and to support our mission.

Membership dues are paid annually in euros and are determined in relation to the size of the organization (based on staff or turnover) but can be negotiated.

 Membership Class

Staff

Turnover

Suggested Dues

 A: Micro

<10

 500

 B: Small

10-50

1000

 C: Medium

50-250

2000

 D: Large

250-1000

5000

 E: Very Large

>1000

10,000

The major benefits of membership are derived from collaboration; engagement with the expert CODATA community; participation in Task Groups, workshops and conferences; and contribution to the direction of the CODATA mission and strategy.  Other benefits are granted in relation to the generosity of the membership dues.

Membership Class Specific Benefits
 A: Micro
    • Institutional Membership with voting rights in accordance with the CODATA constitution
    • Information about the organization, logo and links on the CODATA website under Supporting Organisations
    • Facility to propose and co-chair CODATA Task Groups (subject to approval from the General Assembly)
 B: Small
    • Institutional Membership with voting rights in accordance with the CODATA constitution
    • Information about the organization, logo and links on the CODATA website under Supporting Organisations
    • Facility to propose and co-chair CODATA Task Groups (subject to approval from the General Assembly)
 C: Medium
    • Institutional Membership with voting rights in accordance with the CODATA constitution
    • Information about the organization, logo and links on the CODATA website under Supporting Organisations
    • Facility to propose and co-chair CODATA Task Groups (subject to approval from the General Assembly)
    • One complimentary registration at the next applicable CODATA conference
 D: Large
    • Institutional Membership with voting rights in accordance with the CODATA constitution
    • Information about the organization, logo and links on the CODATA website under Supporting Organisations
    • Facility to propose and co-chair CODATA Task Groups (subject to approval from the General Assembly)
    • Two complimentary registrations at the next applicable CODATA conference
    • Social media mentions and blog post on data activities.
 E: Very Large
    • Institutional Membership with voting rights in accordance with the CODATA constitution
    • Information about the organization, logo and links on the CODATA website under Supporting Organisations
    • Facility to propose and co-chair CODATA Task Groups (subject to approval from the General Assembly)
    • Two complimentary registrations at the next applicable CODATA conference (currently International Data Week 2018, 22-26 October, Gaborone, Botswana)
    • Social media mentions and blog post on data activities.
    • Bespoke mentions and blog posts relating to e.g. support for fellowships, bursaries for participation in CODATA activities