SPM40 | The future of research data and data descriptions in academic journals


The editorial team of Earth System Science Data (ESSD) would like to engage in an open discussion with authors, readers and the public about recent developments within the data journal in particular as well as data publishing guidelines and best practices in general. Anyone is welcome to attend and share feedback about their experience and expectations when it comes to open research data.

Convener: Kirsten Elger
Tue, 25 Apr, 14:00–15:45 (CEST)
Room 2.96
Tue, 14:00


  • Ken Mankoff, NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies, United States of America
  • Yuyu Zhou, Iowa State University, United States of America
  • Hanqin Tian, Boston College, United States of America
  • Kirsten Elger, GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Germany
  • Giuseppe M.R. Manzella, OceanHIs SrL, Italy