Reproducible Research Event: Advancing Innovation Through Connectivity

Event date
November 22, 2023
United Kingdom
Short description

Excited to invite you to the upcoming Reproducible Research Event, where we’ll delve into the tools and practices that promote transparency and verifiability in research endeavors. The event promises a day filled with insightful workshops, engaging talks, and ample networking opportunities.

You'll be provided with a buffet lunch, snacks, and other refreshments throughout the day, along with plenty of networking opportunities with people in research and industry. Also, looking forward to hearing from guest speakers Radovan Bacovic from GitLab and Drasko Draskovic from the UN Development Programme!



Event Details:

  • Date: Wednesday, 22nd November 2023
  • Time: 11:00 - 17:00 GMT
  • Location: Williamson Building, Room 3.34 - Law Common Room, The University of Manchester


  • 11:00 - 11:15 - Registration and welcoming
  • 11:15 - 12:00 - Workshop I: Intro to a reproducible tool R
  • 12:00 - 12:10 - Coffee Break and time to download and install Git and GitHub
  • 12:10 - 12:30 - Talk I: Unleashing the Power of Big Data: Revolutionising Development Initiatives, Drasko Draskovic, UNDP
  • 12:30 - 13:00 - Meet and Mingle in person or Zoom breakout rooms
  • 13:00 - 14:00 - Workshop II: Build RMarkdown Reproducible documents in R
  • 14:00 - 15:00 - Lunch with Meet and Mingle in person or Zoom breakout rooms
  • 15:00 - 16:00 - Workshop III: Git & GitHub Desktop, Niyati Somani
  • 16:00 - 16:20 - Talk II: When nimble is not fast enough - how AI and Data leverage our DevSecOps journey, Radovan Bacovic, GitLab
  • 16:20 - 17:00 - Meet and Mingle in person or Zoom breakout rooms
  • 17:00 - The End


To confirm your attendance, kindly RSVP by 21st November 2023 using the following link:


For any inquiries or additional information, please feel free to reach out to Niyati Somani at or Tatjana Kecojevic at

Join us, bring a colleague or two, and share your thoughts and experiences when working on your everyday data-driven projects. We look forward to an enriching day of learning, networking, and collaborative exploration. Together, let’s advance the principles of reproducibility in research.

Niyati Somani, Event Coordinator


Geographical focus
  • General/no specific focus
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • General
Event type
  • Webinar

Entry created by POLICY ANSWERS Project support on November 9, 2023
Modified on November 9, 2023