Proposed Governance Options

Two options for governance of the new organization are proposed for comment.

We remind the community of the tight timeline for this proposal and invite comments by email to info@​engagedri.​ca by Friday, April 262019

The release of the call was on April 6, 2019, with the final submission proposal due May 6, 2019. The call can be found here: http://​www​.ic​.gc​.ca/​e​i​c​/​s​i​t​e​/​136​.​n​s​f​/​e​n​g​/home.

The call for proposals requires applicants to respond to three specific areas of focus for the new Digital Research Infrastructure (DRI) organization: implementation, collaboration and engagement, and governance and management. The posted draft relates only to the required section on governance and management. The remaining sections are under development and will be posted as soon as they are ready to allow comment by the community. The final complete proposal will also be posted for comment by the community. 

The governance draft is available here and includes contextual information regarding the level of detail needed in the proposal and areas in which comments are particularly sought. We welcome your input as described above and in the posted draft.