software carpentry
Software Carpentry Workshop
This hands-on workshop will cover basic concepts and tools, including program design, version control, data management, and task automation.
Knowledge exchange symposium
This joint symposium, held on 11 July 2017, was run by UCT eResearch, in partnership with DataFirst and UK Data Service to discuss the requirements for scaling up data infrastructure for data‑intensive research
eResearch Africa 2017
Launch of data visualisation wall at UCT will support researcher engagement
“Visual technology is transforming the way research is conducted by magnifying data that was previously invisible, and enabling researchers to interrogate these extremely big datasets in real-time,”
UCT eResearch as a broker
UCT eResearch works as a broker: connecting researchers to the right ICT solutions. Our goal is to build partnerships to connect research
UCT eResearch as a partner
UCT eResearch will partner with key research groups across the university to connect them with the most appropriate hardware, software and services in order to accelerate research


Tuesday, 19 September 2017
Figshare logo
Figshare workshop held at UCT

A workshop was held at UCT to discuss the role of the web-based platform, Figshare, in the proposed national approach to research data management.

Publication Date:
Monday, July 24, 2017 - 09:15
Invitation: Electronic lab books and IP workshop, 27 July 2017 (Free!)

The eResearch Centre conducted a survey to determine which eLab Notebooks were being used across campus and assessed experiences, functionality and cost.

Publication Date:
Friday, July 21, 2017 - 10:00
Open Science Webinar: Adding Value For Research Data Assets

LIBER’s Working Group on Scientific Information Infrastructures is collaborating with Helmholtz to run two editions of an Open Science Webinar in June. 

Publication Date:
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 15:30
Measurement of development indicators: data quality workshop

Measurement of Development Indicators Data Quality Workshop, 6 & 7 July 2017

Publication Date:
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 14:00