Annual Network Institute Event July 4, 2013

You are invited to the annual Network Institute Event, on Thursday the 4th of July, 15h – 17h, De Tuinzaal (ground floor of the Faculty of Sciences)inFOLIO Research Group

The event is one part content mixed with an equal part social: three thought provoking talks on how to store, archive and share research data; project pitches by all the students from our Academy Assistants programme; a poster market where you can display your work; and we finish with drinks (in the garden!). More details below, but write this time in your diary first.

If you plan to attend, please mail Elly.Lammers@vu.nl, and inform her if you want to display a poster on the poster market. We’ll print your poster for you if needed, just inform Elly before 1 July.

Programme
There are increasing demands on the transparency, integrity, and openness of our research data, and for good reasons. But….
If someone walked into your office and asked for the data from that experiment you did 3 years ago, could you actually find it?
In all honesty, many of us still have our data on local harddisks, our data leaves Mobdro Download when a researcher leaves, and even if we still have the data, we can barely remember what that column in that spreadsheet was supposed to mean…
The Network Institute wants to help you in better archiving and sharing your research data. As a first step, we have invited three speakers on this topic:

 

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