New EU privacy legislation has significant consequences for researchers

New EU privacy legislation has significant consequences for researchers
By: Trond Selnes · 6 December 2017
Category: perspective essay

It’s nearly time for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This new European privacy legislation will come into force for all Member States on 25 May 2018. While I do believe that this is excellent legislation that attempts to guarantee the privacy of citizens, it has significant consequences for scientific…

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Building with bits and bytes: in search of the core offering of a digital research infrastructure

Building with bits and bytes: in search of the core offering of a digital research infrastructure
By: Lan Ge · 18 August 2017
Category: perspective essay

The emergence of big data and open data, calls for the development of a digital research infrastructure in order to research health, nutrition and food in Europe. But how do you develop a digital research infrastructure? Where do you begin? Who must you involve? And what added value must this research infrastructure provide? How do you make such a valuable research infrastructure sustainable and robust? In order to answer these questions, you first have to determine the core offering of the research infrastructure.