Synchronisation Force 2nd Workshop - November 2023

Welcome to the second edition of the Synchronisation Force Workshop series!

Building on the successful Synchronisation Force workshop 2022, the workshop aimed to discuss common challenges and priorities related to turning the FAIR principles into practice. The workshop took place as a series of seven virtual sessions between 2 November 2023 and 8 February 2024, with the five core sessions between 27 November and 7 December 2023.

Invited to this workshop were selected, key FAIR representatives of projects and initiatives in the EOSC framework.


Virtual workshop series from 2nd of November 2023 - 8th of February 2024

The workshop was held as a series of online sessions, starting on 2 November with an orientation session. Five online collaborative sessions between 27 November and 7 December 2023 focused around strategic FAIR-related recommendations, how they are contributing to the EOSC and FAIR vision in Europe as well as the current state of implementation, according to the following schedule:  

  • Thursday, November 2, 10.30-12.00 CET: Plenary introduction - slides
  • Topic Session 1 Monday, November 27, 13.00-14.30 CET: Metrics and assessing FAIRness - slides
  • Topic Session 2 Tuesday, November 28, 10.30-12.00 CET: Metadata, semantics and interoperability - slides
  • Topic Session 3 Thursday, November 30, 10.30-12.00 CET: Persistent identifiers - slides
  • Topic Session 4 Tuesday, December 5, 14.00-15.30 CET: Trustworthy and FAIR-enabling repositories - slides
  • Topic Session 5 Thursday, December 7, 15.00-16.30 CET: Legal & organisational interoperability - slides
  • Thursday, February 8, 10.30-12.00 CET: Plenary discussion session - slides

Preparatory materials: preliminary survey - preliminary results

Second report of the Synchronisation Force - cover

Read the final report


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Synchronisation Force 2023
Synchronisation Force events
02 November 2023 - 08 February 2024