We are pleased to announce the Data Management planning workshop for Life Scientists organised in Ås by ELIXIR Norway, Digital Life Norway and the NMBU Research Support Office.

The intended audience are researchers (PhD candidates, Post Doctoral Fellows, Researchers, Associate Professors and Professors) that are planning to submit a grant application for a research project. Max. number of participants is 35.

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

Looking forward to see you at the workshop,

Solveig Fossum-Raunehaug (NMBU Research Support Office) and Korbinian Bösl (UiB/ELIXIR-Norway/Centre for Digital Life Norway)


0900 - 0915 Introduction

0915 - 0945 Requirements from institutions & funding bodies

Research Council Norway

0945 - 1015 Information on national and local storage infrastructures

NMBU Storage resources

1015 - 1030 Short break

1030 - 1230 Relevant deposition repositories/ data archives

domain specific archives (ELIXIR/EMBL-EBI, NCBI)
NMBU Open Research Data/Dataverse NO
NIRD archive


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

Personal Data Act
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


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 Steward Wizard tool using a structured and detailed questionnaire with references to relevant resources.

Register before 2nd of March 2021

Start: Tuesday, 09 March 2021 @ 09:00

End: Wednesday, 10 March 2021 @ 13:00

Timezone: Amsterdam

  • First come first served

Organizer: ELIXIR Norway


Host institutions: Norwegian University of Life Sciences

Keywords: DMP, Data management plan

Target audience:
  • PhD students
  • Post Docs
  • Professors
  • All postgraduates

Capacity: 35

Event type:
  • Workshops and courses
External resources:

Sponsors: Centre for Digital Life Norway

Scientific topics: Data submission, annotation, and curation, Data security, Data management

Operations: Deposition, Data handling