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Introduction to Data Management Course (Marine)

We are running an Introduction to Data Management Course (Marine) on Tuesday 18th February 2020.

This 1-day course is for anyone working in or around the marine industry. The course is presented by world-class tutors and provides insight, knowledge and opportunities to discuss your own data challenges with marine data experts.

“A good overview about the need for data management and what needs to be considered – a very informative day”.S Gaffney, MEDIN

When: Tuesday 18th February, 09:30-16:30
Where: IMarEST Offices, 1 Birdcage Walk, London, SW1H 9JJ
Cost: £300 pp +vat (or £250 +vat for IMarEST members)
Includes: Lunch
Register: Here

What will be covered?

  • What Marine Data Management is, why data is such an important resource and why it matters to you and your organisation
  • The data explosion! How do you make sure that you are not overwhelmed or left behind?
  • The basics of Data Lifecycles, Data and Metadata Standards, Co-ordinate Reference Systems, Data Quality, Sharing and Publishing
  • Interactive discussions around data use, management and how you can get the best from your data

See the full course syllabus here

If you work with marine data in any way and you need an easy-to-digest 1-day introductory course on data management then this course is for you!

“Well presented course, at the right level and interactive”. J Pringle, Oil Spill Response

“It gave me an opportunity to confirm my understanding of the data landscape and meet colleagues with similar issues”. G Worley, University of Bangor

To register please click here.

If you have any questions, would like to discuss our other courses or the delivery of this course as an in-house programme – please contact us: info@oceanwise.eu / +44 (0) 1420 768262.

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