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Strategic Agenda 2017–2020

The German Data Forum is an advisory council to the federal government that advises policy-makers on matters concerning the continuous improvement of data access and research infrastructures in empirical research in the social, behavioural, and economic sciences. The advisory services in the German Data Forum’s portfolio also include support of law-making processes in the research data context on a national and European level. Moreover, the German Data Forum strives to spark debates on the impact of technological developments on research and research infrastructures, data protection, and research ethics.

During its 6th appointment period, the German Data Forum’s strategic agenda will focus on the following key areas:


1  New data sources and data access for researchers

2  Further development of the research data infrastructure

3  Advising of legislators and policy-makers