Simon Hodson

– Executive Director of CODATA

– Member of the Steering Group for the ISC project ‘Review of Hazards Definition and Classification’

Executive Director of CODATA since August 2013, Simon Hodson is an expert on data policy issues and research data management. He chaired the European Commission’s Expert Group on FAIR Data which produced the report Turning FAIR into Reality, and he was vice-chair of the UNESCO Open Science Advisory Committee, tasked with drafting the UNESCO Recommendation on Open Science. Simon is also a member of the Data Documentation Initiative Scientific Board, a member of the EOSC Semantic Interoperability Task Force and the coordinator of the WorldFAIR Project.

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