Research Data Management

Data Management Planning workshop for Life Science Projects

How-to generate a data management plan for a Life Science research project that will meet the requirements of the funding organisations and the University of Bergen?


ELIXIR Norway, Digital Life Norway and the UiB library are pleased to invite up to 40 researchers (PhD candidates, Post Doctoral Fellows, Researchers, Associate Professors and Professors) to a online workshop on data management. Life science researchers will be prioritized.

Course content


0900 - 0915 Introduction

0915 - 0945 Requirements from institutions & funding bodies

0945 - 1015 Information on national and local storage infrastructures

1015 - 1030 Short break

1030 - 1230 Relevant deposition repositories/ data archives


0900 - 1000 Key legal requirements for research in the GDPR and Health research act

1000 - 1015 Short break

1015 - 1045 Licensing of data, biological material and software

1045 - 1300 Hands on training and assistance to generate a data management plan

(The same announcement on TeSS, ELIXIR's Training Portal)


Join us online and bring your research project if you have one. You will get the opportunity to set up a data management plan for your project with help of the Data Stewardship Wizard tool using a structured and detailed questionnaire with references to relevant resources.