These workshops are designed as train-the-trainer events to up-skill data stewards. Topics include research data management, FAIR data, Open Science, responsible conduct of research, and pedagogy and training design.

On 2 December, Ilona von Stein (DANS) will tell more about the updated Wegwijzer Certificering (Dutch) during the NDE Q&A.

FAIR-Aware has received a fresh revamp over the summer. Take a look and see for yourself how the new training functionality and updated guidance make the tool more informative and user-friendly. And don’t forget to share your experience with the tool using the newly integrated social media buttons!

Together with DANS, LCRDM and the Netherlands eScience Center, SURF is organising the SURF Research Bootcamp from 15 to 18 November.

FAIR Signposting offers an online guide for bots looking for scientific output. DANS recently realised an implementation that can serve as inspiration for other scientific repositories. Read more in the latest edition of E-data & Research.

In the new edition of E-data & Research, you can read more about the upcoming launch of the domain-oriented Data Stations by DANS. E-data spoke to director Henk Wals and Data Station Managers Hella Hollander, Ricarda Braukmann, Femmy Admiraal, Cees Hof and Marion Wittenberg.

The magazine E-data & Research, available only in Dutch, is full of success stories about sharing and reusing research data. Soon the October issue will be delivered, this edition is already available via

From September 20 – 23, 2021, the third edition of the Open Science FAIR took place. At this international conference, an initiative of OpenAIRE, various topics around Open Science were highlighted. DANS was also present as an organizer, speaker and participant in several workshops and sessions.