Research Data Management Training Course

4 — 8 December 2017, Oostende, Belgium

The period for applications for the following Training Course is open between 11 August – 30 September 2017.
All information, including a course flyer, can be found following the link:

Selected participants will be invited to bring their own datasets.

Application process:

Please read the information on how to apply available on,
and fill the online application form no later than 30 September 2017.

Before starting filling the online application form, please make sure to have available the following:

— a motivation statement (text file) of maximum 300 words;
— scan of the bio page of your passport; in case you are a national of the host country a valid identification/citizen card can be used instead of the passport;
— scan of the endorsement letter (in case you are asking for funding)
— link to your profile on OceanExpert (; if you don’t have one make sure you create one in advance.

The deadline to submit the application closes 30 September 2017. Do not leave for the last minute since the system will close automatically. In case you have any questions please contact the organisers well in advance: given time differences you may not get a reply to your questions immediately.

Both full- and co-sponsoring are available for a limited number of participants. For detailed information check the OceanTeacher website ( under ‘Apply’.


In case of questions contact Claudia Delgado (, OTGA Coordinator.