The Department of Basic Research of MOST held “Seminar on Data Collection in the Field of Resources and Environment of the 973 Project”. Scientists, project leaders and management personnel from the field of resources and environment under the 973 Project attended the meeting.
The experts affirmed the important role of data collection and management in integrating data resources, expanding the application of data as well as upgrading the data and project management level. They agreed unanimously to choose the data collection in the field of resources and environment under the 973 Project as the breakthrough, for it is more basic and serves the public good.
During the meeting, the experts also held in-depth discussion in terms of types of data collection, the responsibilities of each party in data submitting, standard system and data safety.