Introduction to data management planning for support staff - Imperial College London

27 April 2015
Imperial College London, London


Research Councils and funding bodies are increasingly requiring evidence of adequate and appropriate provisions for data management and curation in new grant funding applications. This half-day workshop provides an introduction to data management planning and DMPonline. 

By the end of this workshop participants will be able to:

  • understand funders' requirements for data management and sharing
  • understand what a data management plan is and how to support researchers in completing one  
  • contribute to the development of Imperial College London guidance for inclusion in DMPonline 

Please provide feedback for the event. 



Welcome and institutional objectives 

Jez Cope, Imperial College London


Funders'  RDM Policies Quiz

Joy Davidson, DCC

Introduction to data management plans

Joy Davidson, DCC
11:00 Demo of DMPonline and slides Joy Davidson, DCC

Practical exercise to review sample DMP in DMPonline 

11:45 Coffee break  
12:00 Feedback All
12:15 Overview of Imperial College Guidance for DMPonline  Jez Cope, Imperial College London

 Group exercise 

Joy Davidson, DCC

Questions and wrap up




Costs and Registration

This is a free, internal event with registration being handled by Jez Cope, Imperial College London.