Written by Ricarda Braukmann – Data Station Manger Social Sciences at DANS. Data Archiving and Networked Services (DANS) is the national centre for expertise and repository for research data. For…
The ODISSEI Conference for Social Science in the Netherlands seeks to bring together a community of computational social scientists to discuss data, methods, infrastructure, ethics and theoretical work related to digital and computational approaches in social science research.
On Tuesday 26 September between 14-15 hrs, Germans Savcisens, Ph.D. fellow at the Technical University of Denmark (Section for Cognitive Systems), will give an online lecture on Using Sequences of Life-events to Predict Human Lives. We present a life2vec model that uses this similarity to adapt innovations from natural language processing to examine the evolution and predictability of human lives based on day-to-day event sequences.
The ODISSEI Social Data Science (SoDa) team offers SoDa fellowships for early career social scientists. Applicants can submit proposals for projects in the social sciences for which a data science or data-related problem needs to be solved.
In the 2023 round of the ODISSEI-CBS Microdata Access Grant (MAG) call, six projects were awarded.
SHARE, the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe, is looking for a Country Team Lead. Read more about the position and the application procedure here.
We are happy to announce a new prototype version of the ODISSEI Portal. The Portal now allows you to search for CBS metadata records available in Dutch by using English search terms. The Portal also includes metadata from HSN, the Historical Sample of the Netherlands. Around 7,500 datasets are now findable through the Portal.
In May 2023, the ODISSEI Social Data Science Team (SoDa) hosted a workshop on causal impact assessment. The workshop materials are now available online.
Read more here.
Research software is widely used by researchers from all fields. Research software represents the set of operations and instructions to shape raw data to analytical and computational purposes. In this blog post, we describe how the FAIR principles apply to research software and point to useful resources.
The European Social Survey (ESS) is looking for a national coordinator. Lees hier meer over de positie en de sollicitatieprocedure.