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Open Meeting of the RDM-Network in May 2024

May 16th, 2024 | by
Key points for the Open Meeting oft he RDM network on May 8, 2024

Source: Own illustration; Freepik

The last Open Meeting of the RDM of RWTH Aachen University took place on May 8, 2024 on the topic “Data Stewards and Data Champions – How do I gain support in RDM? How do I convince researchers of RDM?” as a face-to-face event in the conference room of the University Library. Read the rest of this entry »

Data Champions at the RWTH: Carolin Victoria Schneider

April 11th, 2024 | by
Photo by Data Champion Carolin Victoria Schneider

Source: North Rhine-Westphalian Academy of Sciences, Humanities and the Arts | Bettina Engel-Albustin 2022

This article is part of our series “Data Champions at RWTH”. Data Champions are researchers or employees who have excelled in the field of research data management (RDM) and/or have experience that is groundbreaking for colleagues or can serve as a guide.

Our first Data Champion is Prof. Dr. med. Carolin Victoria Schneider. She works at RWTH University Hospital and was named Young Scientist of the Year 2023 by academics. We spoke to Ms. Schneider about her connection to and interest in Research Data Management.

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Series of Articles: Central RDM Services at RWTH

April 4th, 2024 | by
White circle with "Central FDM Services of RWTH Aachen University" and pictograms around it

Source: Own illustration

We are pleased to present to you – as researchers at RWTH Aachen University – our new series of articles in which we have collected all the information on RWTH’s central RDM services for efficient research data management (RDM). These RDM services are managed by RWTH staff and service managers and are available for you to use.

In the coming weeks, you can look forward to a compact article on each service and get comprehensive information.

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RDM Toolbox 2024

March 26th, 2024 | by
NRW map with various figures interacting with each other. The occasion is the RDM Workshop 2024

Source: Own illustration

In December last year, we drew your attention to the RDM Toolbox 2024 with a Call for Participation. This took place from March 18 to 20, 2024 in the rooms of the IT Center of RWTH Aachen University in Kopernikusstraße.

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Open Meeting of the RDM Network in March 2024

March 21st, 2024 | by
Key dates for the Open Meeting of the RDM network on March 13, 2024

Source: Own illustration; Freepik

On March 13, 2024, the open meeting of the RDM network of RWTH Aachen University for data stewards, RDM managers and those interested in RDM took place again. The topic of the digital meeting was “open science” and was presented by Monica Gonzalez-Marquez – open science Manager at Forschungszentrum Jülich.

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The Fair Principles: Origin and Meaning

March 14th, 2024 | by
Close-up of a window with "Data" written on it and a building in the background

Source: Claudio Schwarz on Unsplash

In this blog post, we inform you about the origin and meaning of the so-called FAIR principles and place the term in the broader context of modern data management.

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FDM-Werkstatt 2024 – Registration Deadline Ends Soon!

February 22nd, 2024 | by
RDM Toolbench 2024 in Aachen

Source: IT Center

The registration deadline for this year’s FDM-Werkstatt 2024, which will take place from March 18 to 20, 2024 at the IT Center of RWTH Aachen University, will soon end. Get to know various RDM tools and exchange ideas with like-minded people on all important RDM issues in the community workshop! Take the chance and secure one of the last places.

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RWTH at the EmacsConference 2023

February 8th, 2024 | by
Workflow of a data set processed by Lukas C. Bossert and Jonathan Hartman at EmacsConf 2023 using Emacs and org-mode.

Workflow of a data set processed by Lukas C. Bossert and Jonathan Hartman at EmacsConf 2023 using Emacs and org-mode.
Source: IT Center

Research without digital data has long since become unthinkable. Many different tools and programs are sometimes used to collect, process and organize data. The programs differ not only due to different subject areas and data types, but also with regard to the respective phase within the research data life cycle: starting with data collection, through its cleansing and analytical processing, to the publication-ready output of the data including documentation.

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RDM and Coscine at the “RWTHtransparent”

February 1st, 2024 | by
Introduction by Armin Maiwald to the RWTHtransparent event

Source: Own illustration

Last Friday, January 26, 2024, the Rectorate of RWTH Aachen University hosted the annual “RWTHtransparent” event. Armin Maiwald from the show “Sendung mit der Maus” opened the event, which was aimed at guests from business, politics and civil society as well as RWTH employees, to report on current developments and successes at RWTH in 2023. Following the ceremony and the various award ceremonies, around 600 invited guests had the opportunity to take a closer look at the exhibition on research and teaching at the university and get to know various services.

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Love Data Week 2024 – Our Love of Data Continues!

January 25th, 2024 | by
Desktop with hearts

Source: Freepik

Love Data Week (LDW) is just around the corner and we’re ready to mix a dash of flirtation into your data love! From February 12 to 16, 2024, our #RDMPower will be in the spotlight as we participate in the exciting events of LDW under the motto “My Kind of Data”. Find out which events you shouldn’t miss at RWTH Aachen University in this blog post.

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