International seminar "Open research Data"
Open Research Data -
the FAIRest Data is the Future of Science
20th of April 2017
Tallinn University of Technology
The target group is researchers, doctoral students, data managers and research administrative staff who are supposed to preserve and open up their research data.
Keynote speaker prof. Carol Tenopir
Keynote speech is delivered by prof. Carol Tenopir who will introduce her two different research: 2015 PLOS ONE scientists survey that shows why Research Data Services are needed and LIBER 2016 research data services in European libraries: current offerings and plans for the future.
Carol Tenopir is a Chancellor’s Professor at the School of Information Sciences at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and the Director of Research for the College of Communication and Information, and Director of the Center for Information and Communication Studies. She is currently Fulbright-Nokia Distinguished Chair in Information and Communications Technologies in Hanken School of Economics, Helsinki Finland. Her areas of teaching and research include: information access and retrieval, electronic publishing, and the information industry. She is the author of five books, including, Communication Patterns of Engineers, winner of the American Society for Engineering Education, Engineering Libraries Division 2005 Best Publication Award, (IEEE/Wiley InterScience, 2004) with Donald W. King.
Dr. Tenopir has published over 200 journal articles, is a frequent speaker at national and international conferences, and for 28 years wrote the “Online Databases” column for Library Journal. She is the recipient of the 2009 Award of Merit from the American Society for Information Science & Technology (ASIST), the 2002 ASIST Research Award, and the 1993 ASIST Outstanding Information Science Teacher Award. In addition, Dr. Tenopir received the 2010 Outstanding Alumnus Award from the University of Illinois GSLIS, the 2000 ALISE Award for Teaching Excellence, and the 2004 International Information Industry Lifetime Achievement Award. Dr. Tenopir holds a PhD degree in Library and Information Science from the University of Illinois.
Invited speaker Urban Ericsson
Urban Ericsson is working as a repository manager for the DiVA consortia (44 members) in Sweden. DiVA (http://www.diva-portal.org) is a publishing system for research and student theses and a digital archive for long-term preservation of publications. From last year it is also possible to publish research data in DiVA.
Programme and Presentations
Presentations will be available after the seminar in University of Tartu Digital Arhive on DSpace
10:15 Welcome coffee and registration
11:00 Welcome by prof. Renno Veinthal Vice-Rector of Research of Tallinn University of Technology
11:10 Keynote speaker Carol Tenopir (University of Tennessee, Knoxville)
Research Data Services in European University Libraries: Current Offerings and Plans for the Future
11:55 Invited speaker Urban Ericsson (DiVA consortia, Sweden).
Publishing Research Data in Repositories: New Output, New Knowledge and New Occupations
12:25 Networking lunch, supported by OpenAIRE Horizon2020
13:05 Vaidas Morkevicius (Institute of Public Policy and Administration, Kaunas UT. Lithuanian Data Archive for SSH)
Lithuanian SSH Data Archive: starting DA before FAIR
13:25 Dr. Žibutė Petrauskienė (Vilnius University Library)
MIDAS – national data archive and its functionality
13:45 Maksim Mišin (University of Tartu Library)
Filling Institutional Data Repository. University of Tartu Perspective. DataDOI new user interface
14:05 Aleksei Kelli (University of Tartu)
Open Data in Digital Society: Opportunities and Challenges
14:20 Arko Olesk (Tallinn University)
A Survey of Open Science Attitudes and Practices among Estonian Scientists
14:35 Coffee and conversation
14:55 Mare Ainsaar (University of Tartu)
Open Research Data in Social Sciences: Great principles, but lack of carrots
15:25 Liina Lindström (University of Tartu)
What is data in the humanities?
15:55 Rein Murakas (University of Tartu)
Use of social science data: experiences and problems
16:15 Liisi Lembinen (University of Tartu Library)
OpenAIRE 2020 – Services for Researchers and Funders
16:25 Wrap-up and good-bye
Library tour for interested participants after the event.