SURE Facilitation and Synthesis Research Project: »Sustainable Research – Technology Overview and Data Lifecycle«

Intentions

The SURE Synergy Workshop 4 focused on digital technologies and data management in SURE collaborative projects and within the SURE framework. The workshop’s intention was multifold: it aimed to explore and exchange digital tools (open-source or commercial) and technologies developed and used in the SURE collaborative projects that help and contribute to your research work. On the other hand, the workshop aimed to reflect on the data management approaches in the collaborative projects and facilitate a discussion on data sharing and management within the projects.

In the first part of the event, participants listened to an impulse talk given by the guest speaker Dobroslav Totev who gave an insight into the Toolbox of Digital City Science. The second part of the workshop consisted of two parallel ‘pitch’ presentations and group discussions. The 10 collaborative project representatives were asked to share their projects experiences on two topics: »Technology Stack Exchange« and »Data Pipeline«. The parallel sessions were followed by a summary of the main discussion points to open the floor for the final remarks of the participants.

Contributions

Dobroslav Totev, HafenCity University Hamburg | Digital City Science, Germany

Key Topics

  • Appropriate technologies and their use cases
  • Data management and data lifecycle
  • Challenging data and data challenges
  • Validity of data
  • Data sharing

Practical Takeaways

  • Data generation and processing tools vary according to application and discipline
  • The collection and use of data must be transparent
  • Data is highly sensitive: responsibility to protect data as „information is power“
  • The collected data and tools should be accessible to local stakeholders

Insights into the Working Group Results:

Sustainable Urban Regions

Weitere Veranstaltungen

SURE Facilitation and Synthesis Research Project: »Introduction and Exploration«

The first SURE Synergy Workshop aim was twofold: introduction and exploration. First, the workshop aimed to introduce the SURE Facilitation and Synthesis Research Project, the concept of synergy workshops and intended to gather feedback and suggestions. Secondly, the workshop aimed to provide space for project partners to meet, explore each other’s work and exchange about potential synergies.

SURE Facilitation and Synthesis Research Project: »From Research to Action – Lessons Learned«

The intentions of SURE Synergy Workshop 2 were to have an exchange on experiences from previous programmes and projects, to get insights into different research programmes and projects and to learn from each other’s experiences.