On Thursday 30 August and on Friday 31 August TU Delft Library hosted two events dedicated to the new European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and its implications for research data. Both events were organised by the Research Data Netherlands: collaboration between the 4TU.Center for Research Data, DANS and SURF (represented by the National Research..
Category: Data Protection
On 30 January 2018, I attended the Research Data Alliance EU Data Innovation Forum in Brussels. The meeting was focused on innovation, but the common issue discussed in every session was trust: the lack of which sometimes prevented the implementation of innovative solutions, and which sometimes, was the main driver for innovation. Below you will..
Date: 29 January 2018 Author: Marta Teperek, Data Stewardship Coordinator, TU Delft Library Executive summary Qualitative interviews with nine researchers at the Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management (TPM) at TU Delft were undertaken in order to get an understanding of data management needs at the faculty in advance of appointing a dedicated Data Steward…
On the 25th May 2018 the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for Europe will be active. In the introductory paragraph of the official website it quite frankly states: “[…] at which time those organizations in non-compliance will face heavy fines.” But let’s take a step back and have a quick recap: the GDPR replaces the..