Author Archives: Giulia Dore
On September 6-8, a lively delegation of researchers, enterprises and policy makers from all over the world met in Athens for the Open Science Fair, the inaugural international conference on Open Science and the first of its kind in Europe. With its powerful slogan of “binding policies and researchers flow, infrastructures and services with people”, the event took place in the new premises of the National Library of Greece (NLG) at the stunning Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre. Acknowledging the major challenges faced by the intriguing research paradigm of Open Science (OS), OSFair2017 was a unique opportunity to discuss the basis for a real transition from the current closed scientific landscape to OS. The challenges include the persistence of traditional … Continue reading
On Wednesday the 26th of October at the Humanities Lecture Theatre of the University of Glasgow, Gwen Franck and Timothy Vollmer, respectively Manager of Public Policy and European Regional Coordinator of Creative Commons, delivered a public lecture on the spirit and purposes of Creative Commons. A summary of the event and the event slides are now available.