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Our Review of RWTH Young Academics Day 2023

September 7th, 2023 | by
Market Place RDM Booth

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The academic world can be an exciting, but also challenging environment. The pressure to produce research results and compete in a highly competitive environment can often be overwhelming for young academics. To address these challenges and support young researchers, Young Academics Day was held at RWTH Aachen University’s SuperC on September 5, 2023. The event was dedicated to mental health in academic careers and offered a wealth of valuable information. In this article, we have summarized the contents of the event for you.

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New RDM Training Concept at RWTH Aachen University

April 14th, 2022 | by
Laptop with RWTH mug and notebook

Source: Stefan Hense

In April 2022, the RDM team will start a new training format on research data management “FDM II-modular”, offering you two-hour hands-on workshops on focus topics of research data management. The workshops will take place regularly on the 4th Wednesday of the month from 10am to 12 noon.

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Data.rwth Teaching Competition – Designing Teaching Materials for Data Literacy

February 24th, 2022 | by

Teaching data literacy to students – this is what the team of the data.RWTH data literacy project is working on. In the data.RWTH teaching competition, all RWTH members now have the chance to actively shape the basic data literacy modules by producing teaching videos as well as exercise and examination materials, and at the same time receive an attractive grant of eight times 10,000€. You still have until March 15, 2022 to apply! In this blog post, you will learn the most important facts in brief.

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Follow-up Report on the Open Meeting of the RDM Network on February 9, 2022

February 17th, 2022 | by
RDM network meeting

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The RDM Team invited to the second open meeting of the Research Data Management (RDM) network this year on February 9, 2022 online via Zoom. The two originally planned presentations had to be cancelled due to illness, but the RDM team showed spontaneity and presented the plans for the new FDM continuing education concept at RWTH to the data stewards, RDM officers and RDM interested parties.

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Follow-up Report on the Open Meeting of the RDM Network on January 12, 2022

January 27th, 2022 | by
Open RDM network meeting

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On January 12, 2022, the first open meeting of the RDM network took place online via Zoom this year. The aim of these gatherings is to enable an exchange of frequently asked questions and best practices from RDM and to build a coordinated network at RWTH Aachen University. This time, the RDM team, together with the data stewards, RDM officers and RDM interested parties at RWTH, took a closer look at how the Research Data Management Organiser (RDMO) works.

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NFDI in the DFG Funding Atlas

January 13th, 2022 | by
Collaborations of RWTH with other institutions in the course of NFDI. The thicker and darker the connection, the more numerous are the collaborations via individual NFDI consortia.

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In this article, we would like to inform you about the recently published Funding Atlas of the German Research Foundation (DFG) and the key figures on publicly funded research in Germany. Published only every three years, this report is considered and serves as a “long-term observation of the German research landscape.” In this latest edition, the most recent decisions in the National Research Data Infrastructure (NFDI) program also receive accentuated consideration, and with it the role of RWTH Aachen University.

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Nachbericht des RWTH4NFDI-Workshops 2021 – Tag 1

April 29th, 2021 | by

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Wie vor einigen Wochen auf dem Blog angekündigt, fand der RWTH4NFDI Workshop nun am 14. und 15. April 2021 statt. Der erste Tag wird hier für Sie zusammengefasst.

Worum ging es?

In einem virtuellen Meeting mit an die 100 Teilnehmenden kam es zu einem regen Austausch verschiedener Konsortien mit RWTH Beteiligung rund um das Thema Nationale Forschungsdateninfrastruktur (NFDI).

Ziele des Workshops waren

  • Austausch und Vernetzung der an der RWTH beantragten NFDI-Konsortien
  • Austausch und Fragen der Beteiligung weiterer Forschende der RWTH
  • Unterstützung des zentralen FDM-Teams und weiterer RWTH Institutionen für die Konsortien

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Save the Date: Workshop RWTH4NFDI am 14. & 15. April 2021

March 18th, 2021 | by

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Von dem monatlich stattfindenden offenen FDM-Netzwerktreffen wurde bereits häufig auf dem Blog berichtet. Dort wurde in der Vergangenheit die Nationale Forschungsinfrastruktur sowie die drei Konsortien mit RWTH-Beteiligung NFDI4Ing, NFDI4Chem und NFDI4Cat thematisiert und mit den teilnehmenden Forschenden diskutiert.

Aufgrund der hohen Nachfrage und Relevanz der Nationalen Dateninfrastruktur (NFDI) an der Hochschule lädt daher nun das zentrale FDM-Team der RWTH unter der Schirmherrschaft des Prorektors für Forschung und Struktur, Prof. Wessling, im Rahmen des offenen FDM-Netzwerktreffens am 14.-15. April 2021 zu dem Workshop RWTH4NFDI ein. Read the rest of this entry »

Neuer Good-Practice-Bericht der RWTH zum Thema: „Contemporary research data and communication management“

October 22nd, 2020 | by

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Wissenschaftliche Institutionen und Forschende sind immer auf der Suche nach guten Methoden und Praxisbeispielen, um ihre Forschungsarbeit zu optimieren. Angehörige der Rheinisch-Westfälisch-Technischen Hochschule (RWTH) haben nun für alle Interessierten einen Good-Practice-Bericht über „Contemporary research data and communication management“ veröffentlicht.

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