One year FAIR Data Spaces

(Published on 20.05.2022) The project “FAIR Data Spaces” celebrates its first anniversary this week. At the beginning of April last year, the project application was submitted to the BMBF and the funding already started on 17.05.2021. Since then, the FAIR...

NFDI publishes statement on the EU Data Act

(Published on 18.05.2022) The Data Act of the European Union is to regulate the accessibility of data in the future. As part of a feedback procedure, the ELSA (Ethical, Legal and Social Aspects) section in the NFDI association has submitted an opinion on the draft...

New FAIR Data Spaces community newsletter published

(Published on 08.04.2022) The community newsletter kicks off with a special edition containing information about our second FAIR Data Spaces project workshop on 15 March 2022. Our workshop was part of the BMBF event “Leitbild einer fairen Datenökonomie in...

Chair of the Consortia Assembly elected

(Published on 07.04.2022) At the Consortia Assembly on 1 April 2022, the speakers of the consortia unanimously elected a new chair for the association body. Prof. Dr. Andreas Witt (Text+) replaces Prof. Dr. Christoph Steinbeck (NFDI4Chem) as chairman, Dr. Dirk von...

Speakers elected for three sections

(Published on 07.04.2022) The work in the sections started. This week and last week, the sections Common Infrastructures (section-infra), Ethical, Legal and Social Aspects (section-ELSA) and (Meta)data, Terminologies and Provenance (section-metadata) elected their...

NFDI supports Saving Ukrainian Culture Heritage Online (SUCHO)

(Veröffentlicht am 04.04.2022) The war in Ukraine is causing terrible destruction. Every day, digital data treasures of Ukrainian scientists and cultural workers are lost forever. NFDI wants to help preserve these data. We have made direct contact with the organisers...