DataWorks! Salon

DataWorks! Salon creates conversation spaces that foster an exchange of ideas to design effective practices for data sharing and reuse. Our salons present best practices in data management and sharing from researchers and experts in the field. So far, our DataWorks! salons have hosted more than 75 speakers and 2,000 participants. 

Upcoming Salons

Managing Research Data Across Multiple Data Repositories

Join us on May 23 at 1 pm ET for a discussion with researchers who have published datasets and data repository experts. You will learn about examples and best practices for sharing data from a research project in multiple formats and data repositories to support discoverability and reuse.

Featured Speakers

  • Zefan Zheng, Researcher, Max Planck Institute for Empirical Aesthetics
  • John Pyles, Associate Director, Principal Research Scientist, Center for Human Neuroscience at the University of Washington
  • Ana Van Gulick, Head of Data Review at Figshare


2024 DataWorks! Prize Symposium

Join us on June 25 to learn about innovation and best practices in data sharing and reuse in biomedical research. This symposium will feature seven award-winning speakers from the 2023 DataWorks! Prize who will share their exemplary work in advancing human health through data sharing and reuse.  

The second annual DataWorks! Prize Symposium is cohosted by FASEB DataWorks! and NIH Office of Data Science Strategy. Registration is free and open for research community members. 


Salon Resources

We’re highlighting data management and sharing resources to help you with your data management needs. Check out these videos and DataWorks! Help Desk resources:  

Understanding NIH Data Management and Sharing Policy  

Budgeting for Data Management and Sharing  

Preparing a Data Management Plan  

Check out our DataWorks! playlist on YouTube for full recordings of our salons or our highlight snippets below.