Love Data Week 2024

12. - 16. Februar 2024


The Love Data Week (LDW) is an international awareness week centered around the topics of research data and research data management. Under the motto “My Kind of Data,” Data Love 2024 will be celebrated worldwide from February 12 to 16 with numerous events on a variety of topics.

Check out what RDM4BS has to offer below. You can find the whole program of the love data week here.

Coffee Lectures and talksDatathon and FDM Sprint

Talks and Coffee Lectures

The coffee lectures as well as the talk on Tuesday are done as Webex-Webinars. Just click the “Webex-Link” for the talk you want to join. An app is not needed, you can join with your browser (click the button “join with browser”). Should you have trouble with joining one of the sessions, contact us here.

1:00 – 1:30 pm

online, english

Coffee Lecutre: #RDM4BS about Electronic Lab Notebooks from a user’s perspective

Nelly Senze Nnane

Join Nelly Senze Nnane for an insider’s perspective on using electronic lab notebooks in a chemistry lab. Hear firsthand experiences with Chemotion ELN, gaining practical insights for optimizing your own lab workflow. Don’t miss this user-focused talk to enhance your scientific practices!


9:00 – 10:00 am

online, english

Increase Your Impact with Data Publication – Successful DFG Proposal and Data Publication

Joana Warnecke

Enhancing the transparency,
reproducibility, and visibility of our research, data publication emerges as a crucial factor. Furthermore, it significantly heightens the likelihood of success in both DFG proposals and subsequent journal publications.



13:00 – 13:30 Uhr

online, deutsch

Coffee Lecture: #RDM4BS über den praktischen Umgang mit Datenmanagementplänen

Britta Timmermann

Britta Timmermann teilt praxisnahe Erfahrungen im Umgang mit Datenmanagementplänen, erläutert ihre Effektivität und gibt spannende Einblicke in die Anwendung am Thünen-Institut. Ein unverzichtbarer Vortrag für alle, die tiefer in die Welt des praxisnahen Datenmanagementplans eintauchen möchten.


13:00 – 13:30 Uhr

online, deutsch

Coffee Lecutre: #RDM4BS über Elektronische Laborbücher aus der Sicht eines Gruppenleiters

Prof. Dr. Matthias Schiedel

Prof. Matthias Schiedel teilt Erfahrungen und Gründe zur Einführung des elektronischen Laborbuchs Chemotion ELN aus Sicht eines Gruppenleiters in einem medizinisch-pharmazeutischen Chemielabor. Eine unverzichtbare Gelegenheit für alle, die an innovativen Ansätzen in der Laborführung interessiert sind.


1:00 – 1:30 pm

online, english

Coffee Lecutre: #RDM4BS about SURESOFT: Towards Sustainable Research Software

Sören Peters, Sven Marcus

SURESOFT, a project funded by DFG and based at TU Braunschweig, focuses on improving research software. Using continuous integration, it aims to enhance software quality and ensure the long-term sustainability of research software. In this coffee lecture, we will provide a brief overview of the project and discuss how we can make software results reproducible.


Hands-On Workshops

9:00 AM – 5:15 PM

in person


Datathon – Unleash your inner cartographer!

We invite you for a hands-on experience using any of QGIS, R, or Python to exploit freely available geodata for fun and insights.

Spend a day meeting like-minded people, chatting, hacking and eating pizza.