Metadata and Persistence Working Group

Members: Ethy Cannon (chair), Bradford Condon, Zhiliang Hu, Daureen Nesdill, Marcella Tello-Ruiz

To encourage the use of standard ways of describing data through metadata to enable persistence and discoverability.


  1. Make metadata discoverable
  2. Find and champion the use of existing metadata recommendations.
  3. Collaboratively develop new recommendations where there is need.
  4. Identify communication strategies for this topic