Webinar – RDM Community Training – 23-06-2016 – 11:00 am


Research Data Management Community Training

June 23, 2016 at 11.00 a.m.

Good research data management is of great importance for high quality research. To avoid significant problems later in the data creation and curation phases, it is necessary to start proper research data management planning before research project begins.

The webinar is meant for future trainers, who will get acquainted with different methods of sharing information and knowledge with different target groups. »RDM Community training« will provide participants with an improved awareness of the different aspects involved in Research Data Management.

Participants will get a brief overview of the basic elements, which are recommended to be included in every lecture/presentation on RDM.


  • Definition(s) of RDM
  • Benefits and Advantages of RDM
  • Research Data Life-Cycle
  • Structure and components of RDM
  • Stakeholders
  • Recommended literature

Webinar and hand-out will point them to relevant literature and tools about RDM.


By the end of the webinar participants will understand the idea of research data management. They will understand the complexity of research data environment and know where to find appropriate information and expert support if needed, when they will prepare their own training activities. To join the webinar, no further knowledge is required in advance.

About the Presenters

Irena Vipavc Brvar, Social Science Data Archives, University of Ljubljana: is primarily engaged with users / depositors relations at the archives, carrying out workshops for researchers about access to research data, data management planning etc., and training for future data archivists, both on national and international level. Personal Bibliography

Sonja Bezjak, Ph. D., Social Science Data Archives, University of Ljubljana: is primarily engaged with issues related to open access to research data, such as: research data policy, data citation, data, journals, and research data management planning. She is part of the team for education and training of users and depositors of research data, which targets national and international audience. Personal Bibliography


How to Participate in the Webinar

Research Data Management Community Training on Thursday June 23, 2016 11:00 AM CEST at:



After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.