Call for Papers for EDDI2015 Announced

Call for Papers for the 7th Annual European DDI User Conference (EDDI15)

"DDI - The Basis of Managing the Data Life Cycle"

Submission Deadline: September 6, 2015

Place: Copenhagen, Denmark

Date: December 2 - 3, 2015

Hosts: Statistics Denmark and Danish Data Archive/National Archive of Denmark

Conference web page:

EDDI15 is organized jointly by the DST– Statistics Denmark and the DDA – Danish Data Archive/National Archive of Denmark, GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, and IDSC of IZA - International Data Service Center of the Institute for the Study of Labor.

The meeting will bring together DDI users and professionals from all over Europe and the world. Anyone interested in developing, applying, or using DDI is invited to attend and present.

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, and we encourage conference participants to propose presentations, papers, and posters that would be of interest to themselves and other attendees.

The topics of the conference include, but are not limited to:

User Needs, Efficient Infrastructures and Improved Quality
Official Statistics
Reusing and Sharing Metadata
Data Harmonization
Incentives to Document Data
Open Data and Linked Open Data
Privacy and Access Control
Metadata versus Data and Related Ethics
Software / Tools


Proposals are welcome for:

Regular presentations
Short presentations
Full papers
Plenary presentations
Complete sessions
Tutorials and workshops
Posters and software demonstrations

If you are interested in submitting a proposal, please use the online submission system of the conference. The deadline for submissions is September 6, 2015. Please have a look at the Call for Paper page for further details. Please consider to indicate the availability as reviewer as well.

General Information

For more information about the conference, see the conference web site at

For questions or any other correspondence regarding the Call for Papers of EDDI15, please send an email to

Last year’s presentations and posters are available at the EDDI14 website.

For more information about the EDDI conference series and details on the previous EDDI conferences, look at