CESSDA has started a new project funded by the European Commission in the framework of its Horizon2020 programme and the kick-off took place on 21 October 2015 in Bergen, CESSDA SaW “Strengthening and widening the European infrastructure for social science data archives”.
The SERISS team made some film interviews with each work package leader at the kick-off meeting of the project, which took place on 21-22 September 2015 in London, UK.
CESSDA is the European network and multiplier organisation in the Big Data Europe (BDE) project for the social science domain and publishes a series of blog posts on the challenges and opportunities of big data for the social sciences.
Monday 21 September 2015 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.
Local elections took place on 14 September 2015 across the whole of Norway. Norwegian school elections are held as a major indicator of how voting will turn out in real elections.
On 3 September 2015, the Government of the Republic of Slovenia adopted its “National strategy of open access to scientific publications and research data in Slovenia 2015-2020”.
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.
5 things to know about the new web face of CESSDA (Consortium of European Social Science Data Archives)