Training Working Group

Group actions

  • Subgroup chairs needed! - please email Kathryn if you are interested or need more information about what might be involved
    • Webinars (e.g. plan and organise webinars)


Role and Purpose of Group

The purpose of the Training Group is to:

  • Ensure that our goals align and build on the DDI Alliance Scientific Work Plan.
  • Introduce people to DDI and improve people's competence in working with DDI.
  • Promote deeper understanding of DDI’s work products by addressing specific topics.
  • Gear training to specific audiences as appropriate (for example, by beginning to set up training materials and events in languages other than English).
  • Develop expertise within the Working Group for carrying out training.
  • Maintain a training library with updated training material in languages other than English for reuse

See Mandate



Zenodo

Official DDI Training Materials - These DDI training materials are approved products of the DDI Alliance. Intended for re-use.

DDI Training Community - Applied training. Anyone may submit their DDI training materials to this community. 


Group Members

Group email:

icpsr-ddi-training@umich.edu or icpsr-ddi-training@googlegroups.com 

https://groups.google.com/g/icpsr-ddi-training

NameOrganisationE-Mail

Kathryn Lavender (Chair)

ICPSRkfrania@umich.edu
Hayley Mills (Chair)CLOSERh.mills@ucl.ac.uk
Alina DanciuSciencesPoalina.danciu@sciencespo.fr
Adrian DusaRODAdusa.adrian@unibuc.ro
Daniel GillmanUS BLS

gillman.daniel@bls.gov

Arofan GregoryConsultantilg21@yahoo.com
Kaia KullaStatistics Estonia

kaia.kulla@stat.ee

Jared LyleDDI Alliancelyle@umich.edu
Lucie MarieCDSPlucie.marie2@sciencespo.fr
Laura MolloyCODATA

laura@codata.org

Hilde OrtenSIKT

hilde.orten@sikt.no

Christophe DzikowskiINSEEchristophe.dzikowski@insee.fr

Flavio Rizzolo (Scientific Board contact)

 

Statistics Canadaflavio.rizzolo@statcan.gc.ca
Catharina Wasner (on mat leave)GIGAcatharina.wasner@giga-hamburg.de
Catherine YuenUnderstanding Societycatherine.yuen@essex.ac.uk
Jennifer ZeigerICPSRzeiger@umich.edu
Meetings

Meeting Notes for current and previous years

Meeting Time and Connection Information

The Training Group meets every first Tuesday of the month at 9 am (EST) / 2 pm (UTC) / 3 pm (CET) / 4 pm (CAT/EET) using Zoom.

To join the meeting online please see agenda.

Use your microphone and speakers (VoIP) - a headset is recommended. Please set yourself on mute when you are not speaking to prevent background noises.


Ongoing actions

Actions which are not specific to each sub-group activities listed below

  • Alina DANCIU to add RDA slides to Zenodo.
  • Hayley Mills and Alina DANCIU to use mandate to advertise what we do and recruit new members.
  • Alina DANCIU to share a spreadsheet of the number of training requests received and their outcome
  • Contact and set up a meeting to understand what CODATA RDA schools do/teach and what they would be interested in Jennifer Zeiger to ask Laura for any info about background for this.
  • Getting started pages subgroup (Arofan) to draft recommendations/plan to discuss in this group and then to go the TC to sign off
  • All to discuss location of suggested training sets. No decision made on the location (website, google doc…). Next steps?