Best practices for infrastructure development and data curation

2017-11-20T11:30:31Z (GMT) by Expert Advisory Group on Data Access
<div><p>In October 2016, EAGDA held a meeting at the UK Data Archive to discuss best practices for data curation and infrastructure management.</p><p>The aim was to bring together people from different disciplines to share challenges and approaches to managing the increasing volume and richness of data being generated by research.</p><p><br></p><p>EAGDA supports cohort studies and their Data Access Committees (DACs) by promoting good working practices, consistent governance and transparent decision making.</p><p>It also wants to increase UK input into international policy discussions on data access.</p><p>EAGDA is a partnership between Wellcome, Cancer Research UK, the Economic and Social Research Council and the Medical Research Council</p></div>