The Horizon 2020 Open Research Data Pilot: Introduction to the Requirements of the Open Research Data Pilot

Key Info
Description - a brief synopsis, abstract or summary of what the learning resource is about: 

This course provides an introduction to the European Commission's Open Research Data Pilot in Horizon 2020. It includes two sections: Introduction to the Requirements of the Open Research Data Pilot and How to Comply with the Requirements of the Open Research Data Pilot. Each section may include videos, presentation slides, demonstrations, associated readings, and quizzes which can be found at the URL to the home page for this course.
Learning objectives:

  • Understand what is required of participants in the Horizon 2020 Open Research Data pilot
  • Learn about the concepts of open data, metadata, licensing and repositories
  • Identify key resources and services that can help you to comply with requirements
  • Undertake short tests to check your understanding
Authoring Person(s) Name: 
Harold Varmus
Neelie Kroes
Sarah Jones
Authoring Organization(s) Name: 
European Commission
Digital Curation Centre
License - link to legal statement specifying the copyright status of the learning resource: 
Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic - CC BY 2.0
Access Cost: 
No fee
Primary language(s) in which the learning resource was originally published or made available: 
English
More info about
Keywords - short phrases describing what the learning resource is about: 
Accessible data - FAIR Data Principle
Continuity of access - - Core Trustworthy Data Repositories Requirements
Data access
Data management
Open access
Open data
Open publications
Scientific publications
Published / Broadcast: 
Friday, January 1, 2016
Publisher - organization credited with publishing or broadcasting the learning resource: 
Facilitate Open Science Training for European Research (FOSTER)
Media Type - designation of the form in which the content of the learning resource is represented, e.g., moving image: 
Collection - a group or set of items that comprise a single learning resource, e.g., a PDF version of a slide presentation, an audio file of the presentation and a textual representation of the oral transcription of the presentation.
Contributor Organization(s): 
Name: 
European Commission
Type: 
Funding and sponsorship
Name: 
Facilitate Open Science Training for European Research (FOSTER)
Type: 
Endorser
Educational Info
Purpose - primary educational reason for which the learning resource was created: 
Professional Development - increasing knowledge and capabilities related to managing the data produced, used or re-used, curated and/or archived.
Learning Resource Type - category of the learning resource from the point of view of a professional educator: 
Lesson - detailed description of an element of instruction in a course, [could be] contained in a unit of one or more lessons, and used by a teacher to guide class instruction. Example: presentation slides on a topic.
Target Audience - intended audience for which the learning resource was created: 
Data manager
Data professional
Early-career research scientist
Graduate student
Librarian
Mid-career research scientist
Research faculty
Research scientist
Undergraduate student
Intended time to complete - approximate amount of time the average student will take to complete the learning resource: 
More than 1 hour (but less than 1 day)
Framework - A community-based organization plan or set of steps for education or training: 
ICSU - World Data System Training Resources Guide