This session is composed of two 15 minute presentations covering two aspects of the International Science Council's World Data System. First, an introduction to the new WDS International Technology Office that recently opened at Ocean Networks Canada. Second, an overview of the CoreTrustSeal, an international certification for data repositories that reflects sustainable and trustworthy data infrastructures.


Karen Payne

Associate Director, ISC/World Data System

Reyna Jenkyns

Lead, Data Stewardship & Operations Support Team, Ocean Networks Canada