Fri 24 Jan 2020 09:30
Event type:

Face-to-face workshop


Research data management

Target Group(s):

Data producers

Skill level(s):



United Kingdom




UK Data Service (UKDS)

Event website:

Managing and sharing research data for transparency and FAIRness

In this hands-on workshop you will learn best practices for managing and publishing research data when your research involves human participants. Specific attention will be paid to (1) publishing and archiving evidence, data and documentation for transparency in research, in particular for qualitative research; and (2) making research data FAIR (Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Reusable). Practical demonstrations and hands-on exercises will be used throughout.


09.30 Registration and coffee

10.00 Introduction to managing and sharing research data, the FAIR data principles and data management plans

10.30 Ethical and legal context for managing and sharing data from human participants: data protection and research ethics

11.00 Data, documentation and evidence for transparency for qualitative research: theory + exercises (coffee break at 11.30)

12.45 Lunch

13.30 Making data FAIR: documentation and metadata: theory + exercises

14.30 Making data FAIR: preparing and publishing data, incl. access, licensing and repository options: theory + demo1

15.30 Close


Anca Vlad, Maureen Haakerand Veerle Van den Eynden, UK Data Service


UK Students £30UK

Academic staff, voluntary and public sector staff £60

Commercial and others £150