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3rd Helmholtz Open Science Forum: Research Software

November 24, 2022, 10:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.


On November 24, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. the Helmholtz Forum Research Software will organize an information event on current developments in the field of research software at Helmholtz.

The Helmholtz Forum Research Software is jointly organized by the Task Group Research Software of the WG Open Science and the HIFIS Software Cluster. The event will be hosted by the Helmholtz Open Science Office.

A first Helmholtz Forum Research Software event was held in May 2021 and a second in April 2022.


The virtual forum is open to all Helmholtz employees.

Registration is free of charge and the number of participants is not limited.

The event will be held in German. Questions and discussions are of course also possible in English. The presentation slides of the event will be made available in English.


Registration is possible for Helmholtz employees at the following link:



10:00–10:05IntroductionHeinz Pampel,
Helmholtz Open Science Office
10:05–10:25HIFISUwe Konrad, HZDR
10:25–10:40Software-Spotlight: SaQC - System for automated Quality Control David Schäfer, UFZ
Software-Spotlight: Citation File Format (CFF)
Stephan Druskat, DLR
10:55–11:10Research Software Directory (RSD)Christian Meeßen, GFZ
11:00–11:20Helmholtz Research Software AwardUwe Konrad, HZDR
11:20–11:30HiRSE_PSAchim Streit, KIT
11:30–11:45Further ideas and discussionMartin Hammitzsch, GFZ


Heinz Pampel

Open Science Officer & Assistant Head of Helmholtz Open Science Office