ICPSR Data Fair 2018 - Data: Powered By You

Three smiling women looking at laptop screen recording a session
David Thomas recording a data fair session, while looking at his laptop
Lynette Hoelter sitting at her desk working on her data fair presentation

Thank You!
Thank you to the hundreds of people who joined us for the 2018 Data Fair. Please visit our YouTube Playlist to view slides and session recordings, and visit our Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to relive your favorite Data Fair moments.

Save the Date! The next ICPSR Data Fair will take place on September 21-25, 2020. Get updates and more by filling out the 2020 Data Fair Interest Form.

2019 Data Fair in Review

Session Title
Monday October 1
ICPSR Data Fair Opening Discussion: "Data: Powered by You" (Tweetchat)
Beyond the Academy: Data Activism in our Communities
Beyond the Academy: Let's See If What We Think Matches What We Know
Beyond the Academy: Data for the People by the People
Beyond the Academy: Building Data Coalitions
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion - How Data Affects A Diverse Community
Tuesday October 2
The Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study: A Longitudinal Cohort Study of Tobacco Use, Its Determinants, and Its Impacts>
Data Sharing Side Eye: Tackling Data Sharing With Communities Who Have Reason To
Be Wary
Data Transparency: Policies and Best Practices
Joining Forces to Promote Research Transparency
Metadata to interpret our statistics into the future: Introducing the United States Census Bureau Data Repository
Not Just Religion: Community Profiles, Maps, and Other Free Tools from the ARDA
Wednesday October 3
State of the Consortium: An Update on ICPSR
ICPSR in the Liberal Arts Context - Making the Most of ICPSR at a BA Institution
Learning Good Data Habits at the ICPSR Summer Program
ICPSR U: How and why to promote ICPSR data and training on your campus
But Wait, There's More! New and Improved Tools for Members
Thursday October 4
Restricted Data: Depositing, Accessing and Sharing
"I've got these data, where do I put them?" - A Look at Deposit Options at ICPSR
ICPSR Data Depositors Tell All! (a Q&A session)
Researcher Passport, Linkage Library & More Coming Up from ICPSR
Sharing Data: A Tweetchat Discussion
Friday October 5
Communicating Data - A Tweetchat Discussion
From Asking Questions to Sharing Data: A Look at Ethics in Social Research
Welcome and Orientation for New Official and Designated Representatives
Closing Discussion of “Data: Powered By You” (a Tweetchat conversation)

Special congratulations to the following individuals who completed ten or more sessions at the 2018 ICPSR Data Fair:

  • Karl Benedict, University of New Mexico
  • Alexandra Cooper, Queen's University Library
  • Adjitongnon Denagan, African School of Economics (ASE)
  • Sai Deng, University of Central Florida
  • Tim Dennis, UCLA
  • Phebe Dickson, Drexel University
  • Caleb Jeremie Dohou, African School of Economics (ASE)
  • Chelsea Goforth, University of Virginia
  • Megan Macken, Wichita State University
  • Victoria Morales, The University of Texas at Dallas
  • Vaidas Morkevicius, Kaunas University of Technology
  • Ron Nakao, Stanford University
  • Laura Sare, Texas A&M University
  • Lori Sloane, University of New Mexico
  • Lisa Vallen, University of California Merced