Managing your research data: why is it important and what should you do?

  • Mairead Lesley Bermingham (Participant)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesProfessional Development and Training


This workshop was aimed at all IGMM research staff and post graduate research students. It shed light on the following questions: What is research data management? Why is it important? What are the funder and University requirements from researchers? What is a data management plan? Why is it important to have one? What is DMPonline? Where could you store your sensitive data securely? How could you make your data available openly? What are the options? What are the services and tools available to you at the University to help manage your research data effectively and efficiently?
Period17 Jul 2017
Event typeWorkshop
LocationEdinburgh, United KingdomShow on map


  • Data management
  • Data management plan
  • Sensitive data
  • Open access
  • Funder requirements
  • University requirements