Love Data Week 2019 at EPFL


Event details

Date and time 11.02.2019 15.02.2019  
Category Conferences - Seminars
Discover the new "RDM fast guides" tools launched by EPFL Library research data team and read the 3 topics discussed during this second Love Data Week edition at EPFL.

From February 11th to 15th, the EPFL Library invites you to take part in Love Data Week 2019, an international event which aims to share awareness about Research Data Management among researchers. On this occasion, EPFL Library offers you several activities and events online and at the Rolex Learning Center.

  • Noon Talk “Research Data licensing
    Feb. 12th / 12:00-13:00
    Rolex Learning Center (EPFL Library)
    Research data is a precious good. Where is the balance between protecting it and opening it? How can you manage the way it is reused by others? In this Noon Talk, the topic of data licensing will be presented from various points of view. After a brief introduction on current practices by the Library, three speakers will share their experience and point of view about research data licensing:
    • Giovanni Pizzi, senior scientist at the Laboratory of theory and simulation of materials and project leader at NCCR Marvel
    • Jessica Pidoux, PhD student at the Digital Humanities Institute
    • Mauro Lattuada, Technology Transfer Manager at EPFL
    More information
  • Workshops “Research Data Management: introduction
    [FULL] Feb. 14th / 12:00-13:30
    May 9th / 12:00-13:30
    MED 2 1522
    In this course, you will get an introduction to the main concepts of Research Data Management to apply them to your specific situation.
    More information
  • Workshops “Research Data Management: from plan to action
    February 27th / 10:00 to 12:00
    March 7th / 10:00 to 12:00
    RLC A1 230
    In this personalized workshop, you will check the consistency of your data management plan (DMP) and how to implement it in your lab.
    More information
  • Meet & discuss with EPFL Library Research Data team
    Feb. 11, 13 & 15th / 11:30-13:30
    Feb. 12th / 13:00-15:00
    Rolex Learning Center (main entrance)
    No registration needed, just come and visit us!

  • On the occasion of Love Data Week 2019, EPFL Library launches 10 new practical tools: the Research Data Management fast guides. Available soon on !

  • The main theme for the Love Data Week 2019 is data in everyday life, that will be explored through two topics – open data and data justice on However, there are many aspects of this theme that may resonate more strongly with your local community or organization. We encourage you to adapt and modify!

Practical information

  • General public
  • Registration required


  • EPFL Library Research Data team


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