The latest Code For Thought episode discusses the mentoring scheme launched by the Society for Research Software Engineering in the UK in 2021.
On March 24, the FAIR-IMPACT and FAIRCORE4OSC projects are co-hosting the "Research Software Workshop: guidelines and metrics for metadata curation".
The deadline for proposals for participant-led mini-workshops, demo sessions and lightning talks at Collaborations Workshop 2023 (CW23) is 23:59 GMT on Friday, 24 February.
Data Carpentry and the University of Edinburgh will deliver the next Data Upskilling Short Course from Tuesday, 7 March to Thursday, 9 March.

In this week's episode of Code For Thought Peter Schmidt reports from FOSDEM, the Free and Open Source Developers' European Meeting. The event, which is now back in person, was held on the 4 and 5 February at the Université Libre in Belgium's capital Brussels. 

Our website will be at risk during maintenance tomorrow afternoon (3 February, 12:00–14:30), and you may experience some disruption using the website within that period. We apologise for any inconvenience.
The SSI Fellows Newsletter shares activities and opportunities taking place within the SSI Fellows' community.

In this week’s episode of Code For Thought Peter Schmidt is joined by Jean-Claude Guédon from the University of Montreal to discuss the Open Access declaration, what has become of it and where it will go. Jean-Claude is one of the authors of the declaration of the Budapest Open Access Initiative from 2002 and an expert on scientific communication and its history.

SSI Fellow and professor of Computer Graphics Technology at Purdue University Northwest Magesh Chandramouli has recently published 3D Modeling & Animation: A Primer.
F1000 Research has issued an open call for submissions for their Innovations in Research Assessment collection which aims to bring together articles on innovations in research assessment and evaluation across disciplines and around the world.