Welcome to the Thuringian Competence Network for Research Data Management
TKFDM ("Thüringer Kompetenznetzwerk Forschungsdatenmanagement") is a contact partner for researchers of all Thuringian universities and colleges as regards research data management. This encompasses all aspects of data handling that emerge during research.
The TKFDM connects the Research Data Management Helpdesks of the Thuringian universities (University Erfurt, Technical University of Ilmenau, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, Bauhaus-University Weimar) and provides its services to all Thuringian colleges. We offer consulting and training regarding all aspects of the topic research data. Please contact us!
The competence network was founded in October 2018 and is funded by the Thuringian Ministry for Economy, Science and Digital Society (TMWWDG) as part of the Thuringian Strategy for the Digitalisation of Colleges for 2 years with a seed funding. Furthermore, the Thuringian universities contribute to the funding of the competence network.
The coordination office of the competence network is located at the Research Data Management Helpdesk at the Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena.
Development of the initiative:
- Funding extemded to 2025 through the Thuringian Strategy for Digitization in Higher Education 2021-2025 (in German),
- Monitored by a Stragegic Council
- Evaluation every 3 years
Nov 29 2023
Materials from the new Coffee Lecture are available!
Oct 10 2023
Data Horror Week 2023 competition!
Dec 13 2023 14:00
Coffee Lecture: 3-2-1-0 ... go. Tools to make backups easy
A coffee lecture introducing tools to make backups convenient...
Jan 24 2024 14:00
Coffee Lecture: Tools for encrypting files and folders
A coffee lecture about encrypting files and folders...
Feb 12 2024 14:00
My Data, My Love: How to Wow the World with Your Data Publications - a Love Data Week 2024 Workshop
In this workshop you will learn how to select and prepare data for publication, where and how to publish them and how to maximise visibility for your publications and wow your colleagues and