Handling personal data in research

This workshop will introduce you to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and how it applies to research data. You will learn about available research data management tools and how they comply with privacy regulations.

For any research project that handles personal data, you must make the privacy of the data subjects a primary concern. Grant proposals dealing with personal data must therefore clearly depict the technical and organisational measures that will be taken to safeguard the privacy of their data subjects. This serves to protect data subjects from an ethical standpoint and to protect researchers from a legal standpoint.

By the end of this workshop, you will:

  • have a clearer understanding of how privacy regulations affect your research;
  • know how you should protect the personal data you collect;
  • know whom you can ask for help with difficult scenarios on this matter.

More information

The course presenter is Jacques Flores, RDM consultant at Research Data Management Support. For information on the planning, location and registration of this workshop, take a look at the upcoming workshops below. If you want to read more about Handling personal data, take a look at our guide. If you have any questions, please contact RDM Support.

  • Upcoming workshops

    • 10 Dec

      Introduction to R & Data

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      R is a powerful scripting language for data handling, visualization, and more. We aim to give you the tools to start exploring R and all it has to offer.
    • 12 Jan

      Introduction to R & Data - 12 January 2022

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      R is a powerful scripting language for data handling, visualization, and more. We aim to give you the tools to start exploring R and all it has to offer.
    • 24 - 25 Feb

      Workshop: Best Practices for Writing Reproducible Code

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      In this workshop, we will help you not only to make your work reproducible, but also to increase the efficiency of your workflow.
    • 29 Mar

      Handling Personal Data in Research - 29 Maart 2022

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      Engelstalige workshop: This workshop will introduce you to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and how it applies to research data.
    • 21 Apr

      Introduction to R & Data - 21 April 2022

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      R is a powerful scripting language for data handling, visualization, and more. We aim to give you the tools to start exploring R and all it has to offer.
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