HeFDI Data School: Improve your data management skills


Efficient and sustainable research data management is a cornerstone of the modern research process.

To improve your RDM skills, HeFDI, the Hessian state initiative on research data management, again hosts the HeFDI Data School this year. The series of events will take you from basic information on research data management to aspects of Open Science and Open Data.

The HeFDI Data School is a German language event aimed at PhD students and postdocs at Hessen's universities.


Duration 2 hours each, Wednesdays (usually) every fortnight, starting at 10am:

  • 11.10.23 Einführung in das Forschungsdatenmanagement [Introduction to research data management]
  • 25.10.23 Der Datenmanagementplan [The data management plan]
  • 08.11.23 Archivierung & Publikation von Forschungsdaten [Archiving and publishing of research data]
  • 22.11.23 Datenorganisation und -dokumentation [Data organization and documentation]
  • 06.12.23 Rechtliche Fragen I (Datenschutz) [Legal issues (data privacy)]
  • 20.12.23 Rechtliche Fragen II (Urheber- und Nutzungsrechte) [Legal issues (copyright and rights of use)]
  • 17.01.24 Einführung Open Science [Introduction to Open Science]
  • 24.01.24 Open Data
  • 07.0224 Citizen Science
  • 28.02.24 Open Source

For more information and to register for one, more or all modules, please visit: https://t1p.de/data-school

The TUdata team () will be happy to answer your questions about the HeFDI Data School and research data management in general.