welcome to the figshare ambassador program

The Figshare Ambassador Program is an opportunity to meet other people passionate about open data and open research. If you’re an advocate of open data or interesting in learning more about the program, you can apply below.

what’s involved in being an ambassador?

There are a number of ways you can get involved, including:

  • Organize and lead Figshare demos and presentations

  • Facilitate training sessions and data drop-ins at your institution

  • Blogging about your experience openly sharing your research

  • Lead an AMA (Ask Me Anything) on our Figshare Community Slack

  • Be interviewed in a case study
  • Be a guest on our podcast, School of Batman

  • Run at data conversation at your institution

  • Help us learn about the particular needs of your university or institution

what's in it for you?

Here are some of the things you might get as an ambassador:

Extra storage

for reseach in your figshare account

Custom swag

e.g: mugs, stickers and gratitude galore

Slack channel

with other ambassadors to increase your network

Certificate

upon completing the training course

Custom badge

on your figshare profile page

where in the world are the figshare ambassadors?

Our ambassadors are spread all over the world and specialize in a variety of subject areas.
Browse ambassadors by region, affiliation and subject area.

Search for an ambassador by typing their name or a region.
Australia
6 figshare ambassadors
Bangladesh
1 figshare ambassadors
Brazil
2 figshare ambassadors
Canada
3 figshare ambassadors
Chile
1 figshare ambassadors
Germany
1 figshare ambassadors
Egypt
4 figshare ambassadors
United Kingdom
10 figshare ambassadors
Indonesia
5 figshare ambassadors
India
4 figshare ambassadors
Iran
2 figshare ambassadors
Italy
2 figshare ambassadors
Japan
1 figshare ambassadors
Mexico
2 figshare ambassadors
Malaysia
3 figshare ambassadors
Nicaragua
1 figshare ambassadors
Netherlands
1 figshare ambassadors
New Zealand
1 figshare ambassadors
Pakistan
1 figshare ambassadors
Paraguay
1 figshare ambassadors
Russia
1 figshare ambassadors
Singapore
1 figshare ambassadors
Sweden
1 figshare ambassadors
Taiwan
1 figshare ambassadors
United States
10 figshare ambassadors
South Africa
2 figshare ambassadors
Share the ethos

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Spread awareness

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Reusing data and building upon it

Mayank Kejriwal

Computer Scientist - University of Southern California

A post-doc’s experience with open science

Dominique Roche

Aquatic Ecologist - University of Neuchâtel

become an ambassador

drop us a lineinfo@figshare.com
you can call us at+44 (0) 20 7418 5573