The EUDAT & Research Data Management Summer School, taking place from 3 to 7 July 2017 and kindly hosted by the Information Systems Laboratory (ISL) and Institute of Computer Science (ICS) of the Foundation for Research and Technology - Hellas (FORTH), will be a unique occasion for early-career data scientists and data managers interested in furthering their careers in data management, data science and digital preservation.

The draft programme is now available and covers the topics of:

  • The Research Data Lifecycle
  • The FAIR Data Concept
  • Writing a Data Management Plan
  • The EUDAT Service Suite Overview
  • High Performance Computing (HPC) Programming Models
  • Using the EGI Federated Cloud for Data Analysis
  • Linking HPC to Data Management
  • Open Data and Cross-disciplinary Research
  • Long Term Data Curation

With over 30 different sessions, more than 15 international data experts will take attendees on a 5-day journey in stunning Crete discovering the world of data with exclusive in-depth insights too. By the end of the summer school you will be confident in the fundamentals of data management and data analytics, have a greater knowledge on how EUDAT services could support your work and expand your international network of colleagues and peers in the field.


Click below to check out the draft programme:



or submit your application by Sunday 23rd April 2017 23:59 CEST