CESSDA provides large scale, integrated and sustainable data services to the social sciences. CESSDA will support national and international research and cooperation in areas expected to be of great importance in the future.
CESSDA is organised as a limited company under Norwegian law and is owned and financed by the individual member states’ ministry of research or a delegated institution. Norway is hosting CESSDA, and the main office is located in Bergen.
CESSDA is the European network and multiplier organisation in the Big Data Europe (BDE) project for the social science domain and will publish a series of blog posts on the challenges and opportunities of big data for the social sciences.
Monday 21 September was the official launch of a major new social science cluster project – Synergies for Europe’s Research Infrastructures in the Social Sciences’ (SERISS) – funded by the European Commission as part of its Horizon 2020 programme.
iPRES is a series of conferences on digital preservation. Since 2004, iPRES conferences have been held on three continents.
With the intention of supporting participants in writing a well-structured data management plan, the workshop introduces the core elements of research data management.