Since funders, university and publishers have strict requirements on responsible research data management, there is a great need for experts in the field who can advise and support researchers in a practical way. One of these experts is Mareike Boom.
In an article in NWO Hypothese (“Data in de etalage”, in Dutch) biochemist Remus Dame tells about his experiences with data management planning. Read the English translation of the article in Hypothese here.
NWO and the European Commission have recently broadened the scope of their data management requirements to all funding instruments and thematic areas. This actually means that open research data will be the standard.