subjectData Management

Courses tagged with "subject::data_management"

Ocean Data Management 2024
Online

SP_ODM2024

Ocean Data Management 2024

Belgium
Training Center

This online, fully self-paced training course provides a comprehensive introduction to the management of marine data, including the guiding principles of data management and typical responsibilities for data managers, data stewards and scientists.

This course is developed by, and for, marine data managers, data stewards and researchers, working in institutions responsible for the collection and good management of marine data.

During this training course, you will be introduced to several general aspects related to the management of marine data, including, metadata, quality control, data policy, data sharing and publishing, data management plans and the research data life cycle. By the end of this course, you will be able to describe and implement the core tasks required for the processing of marine data, explain the importance of metadata, advise researchers on the research data life cycle and explain why a good data management plan is key from the very first initiation steps of a project.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this training, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the phases of the Research Data Life Cycle
  • Explain the concept of a Data Management Plan
  • Explain the concept and importance of metadata
  • identify suitable file formats for data preservation and sharing
  • Identify appropriate repositories for your data 
  • Summarise the goal of assigning a data licence
  • Explain the common concerns related to data reuse

Target audience

Marine data managers, data stewards and researchers, working in institutions responsible for the collection and good management of marine data.

This is a self-taught course that includes quizzes designed to help learners assess their own learning at regular intervals.

Course duration

The course will be delivered online between 1 February 2024 and 30 April 2024. The estimated time to complete the self-paced course is approximately 35 hours.

Learner Assessment

This is a self-taught course that includes quizzes designed to help learners assess their own learning at regular intervals. In order to successfully complete the course and award a Certificate at the end, the following is mandatory:

  • complete all lessons in each Module of the course;
  • complete all quizzes (70% minimum score for each quiz);

Note: submitting the course feedback survey is mandatory to obtain the course certificate.

How to enrol

Please register on the OceanExpert website (www.oceanexpert.org). Once your OceanExpert account is approved (this is not done immediately), you can self-enrol in the course. If you already have an OceanExpert account, you can self-enrol in the course using your OceanExpert username and password. Enrolment is available until 15 April 2024.

First log-in OceanTeacher, then access the course page and click on self-enrollment.

The enrolment key is ODM*2024

For any questions please contact the OTGA Secretariat (ioc.training@unesco.org) always using the name of the course as email subject.

There are no tuition fees. 

UNESCO is committed to promote equal access principles. Applications from minority or under-represented groups are strongly encouraged.

Ocean Data Analysis with R Programming for Early Career Ocean Professionals (ECOPs) - Africa
Online

ECOP-R_2023

Ocean Data Analysis with R Programming for Early Career Ocean Professionals (ECOPs) - Africa

Belgium
Training Center

The course serves as an introduction to R programming language and software environment (RStudio) for data exploration, cleaning, organizing, analysis and visualization. Relevant oceanographic (physical, chemical and biological) datasets will be used in the training, making it easy to relate, understand and apply the course concept. The course is designed for Early Career Ocean Professionals, hence, no prior experience is required. 

Ocean Data Analysis with R Programming for Early Career Ocean Professionals (ECOPs) (Asia)
Online

ECOP-R_2023-2

Ocean Data Analysis with R Programming for Early Career Ocean Professionals (ECOPs) (Asia)

Belgium
Training Center

The course serves as an introduction to R programming language and software environment (RStudio) for data exploration, cleaning, organizing, analysis and visualization. Relevant oceanographic (physical, chemical and biological) datasets will be used in the training, making it easy to relate, understand and apply the course concept. The course is designed for Early Career Ocean Professionals, hence, no prior experience is required. 

Oceanografia Observacional e recursos online para análise de ecossistemas marinhos 2023
Online

OOROAEM2023PT

Oceanografia Observacional e recursos online para análise de ecossistemas marinhos 2023

Portugal
Training Center

O curso visa uma introdução à oceanografia observacional e a sua importância para a monitorização costeira e do oceano. Os participantes aprenderão onde encontrar dados oceanográficos in situ e de observação remota em bases de dados livres online, assim como explorar a utilização de programas computacionais gratuitos para análise de dados oceanográficos.

  • Datas do curso: 23 Outubro - 18 Novembro 2023

Ocean Data Management 2023
Online

SP_ODM2023

Ocean Data Management 2023

Belgium
Training Center

This online, fully self-paced training course provides a comprehensive introduction to the management of marine data, including the guiding principles of data management and typical responsibilities for data managers, data stewards and scientists.

This course is developed by, and for, marine data managers, data stewards and researchers, working in institutions responsible for the collection and good management of marine data.

During this training course, you will be introduced to several general aspects related to the management of marine data, including, metadata, quality control, data policy, data sharing and publishing, data management plans and the research data life cycle. By the end of this course, you will be able to describe and implement the core tasks required for the processing of marine data, explain the importance of metadata, advise researchers on the research data life cycle and explain why a good data management plan is key from the very first initiation steps of a project.

Data management and publication through the Global Genome Biodiversity Network (GGBN)
Online

GGBN_2022

Data management and publication through the Global Genome Biodiversity Network (GGBN)

Colombia
Training Center

The training course provides an introduction to (genetic) data management and publication through the Global Genome Biodiversity Network (GGBN), as well as an introduction to the GGBN and the use of its data portal, the data standards and several case studies from Latin American institutions that have published data from different types of collections through the GGBN. The course purpose is to give the necessary foundations to professionals from Latin America to use the GGBN data infrastructure for publishing and giving visibility to the information they preserve.


Ocean Data Management 2022
Online

ODM2022

Ocean Data Management 2022

Belgium
Training Center

Ocean Data Management (Self-Paced). This course will take place online between 28 March - 6 May 2022 (call for applications closed 26 February 2022).

Oceanografia Observacional e recursos online para análise de ecossistemas marinhos
Online

OOROAEM2022PT

Oceanografia Observacional e recursos online para análise de ecossistemas marinhos

Portugal
Training Center

O curso visa uma introdução à oceanografia observacional e a sua importância para a monitorização costeira e do oceano. Os participantes aprenderão onde encontrar dados oceanográficos in situ e de observação remota em bases de dados livres online, assim como explorar a utilização de programas computacionais gratuitos para análise de dados oceanográficos.
  • Datas do curso: 9 Maio - 10 Junho 2022
  • Mais informações sobre o curso e como submeter uma candidatura em https://oceanexpert.org/event/3538
  • Candidaturas até 24 de Abril 2022

Quality Assurance and Quality Control on Marine Ecosystem-based Management
Online

QAQC2022EN

Quality Assurance and Quality Control on Marine Ecosystem-based Management

China
Training Center

This training course will focus on raising the awareness for the need for Quality Assurance and Quality Control on Marine Ecosystem-based Management. Participants will be introduced to up-to-date best practices and standards as well as the quality assurance and quality control on marine ecosystem observation, and marine instrument measurement testing, specifically on the four important sectors of the whole process of QA and QC, namely sensors, laboratory, data processing, and product application. The course will use case studies relevant for the Western Pacific.

Técnicas de recolha de dados oceanográficos e acesso a dados online gratuitos
Online

TRDO2022PT

Técnicas de recolha de dados oceanográficos e acesso a dados online gratuitos

Mozambique
Training Center

O curso decorrerá em três módulos: (1) instrumentos e técnicas de recolha de dados in situ; (2) acesso de dados (oceanográficos) gratuitos em linha; e (3) desenvolvimento de um produto/serviço baseado nos conteúdos do curso.

Mais informações em https://oceanexpert.org/event/3533

Prazo para candidaturas: 17 de Abril 2022

Vessel-based ocean monitoring with applications to R/V Dr Fridtjof Nansen surveys
Blended

EAF_NANSEN2022

Vessel-based ocean monitoring with applications to R/V Dr Fridtjof Nansen surveys

Belgium
Training Center

The course has two main objectives: (i) to develop skills among marine environmental scientists participating in the EAF-Nansen Programme to perform onboard duties during surveys concerning the quality control, post-processing and reporting of the physical oceanography data, (ii) to introduce tools that will enable scientists from partner countries to access and use the collected historical time series at their home institutions (e.g. for preparing publications, reports, etc.).

Fundamentos en Ciencia de Datos
Online

CienciaDatos_2021

Fundamentos en Ciencia de Datos

Colombia
Training Center

Partiendo de los conceptos tecnológicos básicos, se aborda el ciclo completo necesario para la implementación de un proyecto de ciencia de datos, explorando algunas de las herramientas más importantes con aplicaciones a la investigación marina. Los participantes adquirirán una visión comprensiva del impacto que tiene el desarrollo de las tecnologías de la información en la manera como la investigación científica se ejecuta, los procedimientos innovadores, sus ventajas y alcance.

Implementing the Ocean Data and Information System (ODIS) architecture
Online

ODIS_2021

Implementing the Ocean Data and Information System (ODIS) architecture

Belgium
Training Center

The International Oceanographic Data Exchange (IODE) of IOC-UNESCO - together with regional partners across the globe - is developing an inclusive Ocean Data and Information System (ODIS) to allow digital stakeholders to reliably share and discover key ocean data. ODIS is built by its participants: anyone with data to share can become a node in the ODIS network. During this course, participants will be trained in how to link their systems into ODIS and to make them a more visible and actionable part of the ocean’s digital ecosystem. This course is available to ODIS partners only.

Ocean Data Stewardship in the Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development
Online

DataStewardship2021

Ocean Data Stewardship in the Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development

China
Training Center

This course will highlight the importance of ocean data stewardship in the decade of ocean science, introduce the cutting-edge ocean data management strategies, methods and tools, and share experience in ocean data and information technology development and application in China. Participants are encouraged to share policies and practices and technology of ocean data stewardship and data service in their countries and contribute their wisdoms to ocean data management.

Publicación y gestión de datos de biodiversidad marina (The Ocean Biodiversity Information System - OBIS)
Online

INVEMAR_OBIS2021

Publicación y gestión de datos de biodiversidad marina (The Ocean Biodiversity Information System - OBIS)

Colombia
Training Center

Construir un conocimiento básico de los datos de la biodiversidad marina a través de OBIS para introducir los estándares y formatos de datos para la publicación (IPT), el procesamiento, el acceso, el análisis y la visualización.

NF-POGO Centre of Excellence. Timescales of Element Cycling in the Ocean- Analytical, Experimental and (radio)Tracer Approaches
Onsite

NFPOGO-TSEC2021_Unit16

NF-POGO Centre of Excellence. Timescales of Element Cycling in the Ocean- Analytical, Experimental and (radio)Tracer Approaches

Unit on Timescales of Element Cycling in the Ocean-Analytical, Experimental and (radio) Tracer Approaches

NF-POGO Centre of Excellence. Ocean Data Management module
Onsite

NFPOGO-ODM2021_Unit5

NF-POGO Centre of Excellence. Ocean Data Management module

Belgium
Training Center

This 2 week-long module on Ocean Data Management is part of the Nippon Foundation-POGO Centre of Excellence (NF-POGO CofE) and hosted by AWI (cohort 2021). This module is part of an intensive training course for young professionals at the post-graduate level, ten months in duration, with an intake of ten trainees per year. The course is sponsored by the Nippon Foundation and hosted by the Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research.

This module provides a comprehensive introduction to a wide variety of earth science datasets, formats and analysis software. Students will learn and practice methods using a common ocean area, and they are expected to create a personal project of data products for a marine region of their own choosing. Personal projects are presented by the students at the end of the course.

Course/Module Dates: 15-26 February 2021 


NF-POGO Centre of Excellence. Ocean Data Management module
Blended

NFPOGO-ODM2022

NF-POGO Centre of Excellence. Ocean Data Management module

This 2 week-long module on Ocean Data Management is part of the Nippon Foundation-POGO Centre of Excellence (NF-POGO CofE) and hosted by AWI (cohort 2022). This module is part of an intensive training course for young professionals at the post-graduate level, ten months in duration, with an intake of ten trainees per year. The course is sponsored by the Nippon Foundation and hosted by the Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research.

This module provides a comprehensive introduction to a wide variety of earth science datasets, formats and analysis software. Students will learn and practice methods using a common ocean area, and they are expected to create a personal project of data products for a marine region of their own choosing. Personal projects are presented by the students at the end of the course.

Course/Module Dates: 28 March-8 April 2022


NF-POGO Centre of Excellence. Ocean Data Management 2023
Onsite

NFPOGO-ODM2023

NF-POGO Centre of Excellence. Ocean Data Management 2023

This 2 week-long module on Ocean Data Management is part of the Nippon Foundation-POGO Centre of Excellence (NF-POGO CofE) and hosted by AWI (cohort 2023). This module is part of an intensive training course for young professionals at the post-graduate level, ten months in duration, with an intake of ten trainees per year. The course is sponsored by the Nippon Foundation and hosted by the Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research.

This module provides a comprehensive introduction to a wide variety of earth science datasets, formats and analysis software. Students will learn and practice methods using a common ocean area, and they are expected to create a personal project of data products for a marine region of their own choosing. Personal projects are presented by the students at the end of the course.

Course/Module Dates: 5-16 June 2023