14 Feb 2023

FORS Lunch seminar on the Swiss COhort of Healthcare Professionals and Informal CAregivers (SCOHPICA)

Join us for this seminar on the Swiss COhort of Healthcare Professionals and Informal CAregivers (SCOHPICA): Career trajectories, intent to stay/leave the profession, wellbeing, and their determinants.

14 Feb 2023

Introduction to LaRS-SWISSUbase for the Linguistics Community

Register now for this free online webinar that explains how you can deposit and share your research data in linguistics.

14 - 15 Jun 2023

12th International Conference of Panel Data Users in Switzerland

Submit your abstracts and session proposals for the 12th International Conference of Panel Data Users in Switzerland until February 17, 2023

10 - 25 Aug 2023

27th Summer School in Social Science Methods

The programme of the 27th Summer School in Social Science Methods in Lugano is out now. Registration is open.

Past events

31 Jan 2023

Next presentation of the Methods & Research Meetings with Professor Marc Scott

Who is minding the children? Gender equity in the first two years of the Pandemic

18 Jan 2023

“Paving the way for the future” to support the SSH Infrastructures in Switzerland initiative

The event “Paving the way for the future” will take place at the University of Bern on January 18, 2023.

15 - 16 Dec 2022

Workshop “Cognition, decisions and wellbeing in later life”

With oral presentations from FORS collaborators: Valérie-Anne Ryser, Clément Meier and Sarah Vilpert.

08 Dec 2022

FORS Lunch Seminar with the BUNAVIA-team on the BUNAVIA project

The BUNAVIA-team (Jacobs Center for Productive Youth Development, UZH) investigates the impact of context on child development by studying social networks and the development of identity.
 

07 Dec 2022

Défis éthiques de la numérisation des données – Cours public

Ce cours public aborde les enjeux de la protection de la personne et des données personnelles, ainsi que les impacts qui en résultent pour la recherche en sciences sociales. Le cours est gratuit et sans inscriptions.

29 Nov 2022

Join us for the next Methods and Research Meeting 

We welcome Marc Asensio Manjon from the University of Lausanne. The title of his presentation is: The feasibility of using data donations to measure mobile media usage. The seminar will take place at Géopolis at the University of Lausanne on November 29th 2022.

25 Nov 2022

Workshop on Safe Access to Sensitive Research Data

The one-day workshop “Safe Access to Sensitive Research Data” assembled relevant actors and stakeholders in Switzerland concerned by the dissemination of sensitive data for research purposes.

22 Nov 2022

Free online data management webinar on qualitative data anonymisation

This webinar introduces you to the key principles of qualitative data anonymization & guide you through the different techniques for anonymising your data, as well as file handling procedures. It will also address some common concerns expressed by researchers, and how to possibly overcome them.

15 Nov 2022

Cognitive Abilities and Attitudes/Behaviors towards End-of-Life Care

Robert Reinecke from FORS will present his project during a FORS lunch seminar. It will take place at Géopolis/UNIL between 12:45 and 13:45.

08 Nov 2022

Journal and Data Archive Collaboration Forum (online)

This free online forum covers topics around research data underlying published journal articles. Publishers, editors, researchers & CESSDA Service providers are free to join.

06 Nov 2022

Projektausschreibung: Sozialwissenschaftliche Jugenderhebung 2024/2025 und 2028/2029

Für die Zyklen 2024/25 und 2028/29 suchen die ch-x eine Projektverantwortliche bzw. einen Projektverantwortlichen, die/der das Projekt auf der Grundlage eines von ihr/ihm entwickelten Konzeptes innerhalb der Vorgaben der ch-x weiterführt.

04 Nov 2022

Call for abstracts for the workshop on “Cognition, decisions and wellbeing in later life”

Call for abstracts for the LIVES workshop on “Cognition, decisions and wellbeing in later life” taking place in Lausanne on December 15-16 2022. Submit until November 4, 2022.

11 Oct 2022

Free online data management webinar on Data Documentation (11.10.2022)

FORS offers free webinars as part of the Data Management Webinar Series. The next one is on Data Documentation (11.10.2022), followed by Anonymisation of quantitative data (1.11.22) & Anonymisation of qualitative data (22.11.22).

10 - 12 Oct 2022

16th Conference “Social Monitoring and Reporting in Europe”

The 16th Conference “Social Monitoring and Reporting in Europe” at Villa Vigoni, Loveno di Menaggio, Italy, will take place between October 10 and 12, 2022.

27 Sep 2022

Free data management webinar on “Informed consent”

FORS offers four free webinars as part of the Data Management Webinar Series: Informed consent (27.09.22), Documentation (11.10.2022),  Anonymisation of quantitative data (1.11.22), Anonymisation of qualitative data (22.11.22).