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.
Participating organisations in the recent Day of Action are urging EU policy-makers to recognise the technical and ethical safeguards which already exist in research and to ensure that research and healthcare are not hindered by the General Data Protection Regulation.
Position of academic, patient and non-commercial research organisations – June 2015.
The workshop will provide insights into some of the most important activities around the European Data Economy – with a strong focus on Big Data and the Data Value Chain.
To provide access to high quality data to a wider research community, it is necessary to start proper research data management planning early, which enables avoiding significant problems in the data creation and curation phases.