Open Science Policy Symposium || Associated Event, 2017 Estonian Presidency to the EU2017-09-28T17:30:00Z<p>Solving the societal and sustainability challenges of the 21st century.</p><p>The policy symposium is organised by the Mission of Switzerland to the EU, SwissCore and Frontiers, in cooperation with the Estonian Presidency of the Council of the EU. Speakers and panellists will discuss the contribution of digital Open Science to driving innovative solutions towards a sustainable society, as well as the economic growth, and the need for European and global policies that accelerate a full transition to Open Science.  </p> <p> </p> <p>Speakers include:</p> <ul> <li>Mr Urs Bucher - Ambassador Mission of Switzerland to the European Union</li> <li>Mr Kurt Vandenberghe - Director, Policy Development and Coordination, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission</li> <li>Dr Kamila Markram – CEO, Frontiers - Open Science Platform</li> <li>Professor Valerio Acocella - Professor of Geosciences at the University of Roma Tre </li> <li>Professor Michel Goldman – Head of Institute for Interdisciplinary Innovation in Healthcare (I3h), Université Libre de Bruxelles and former Executive Director of the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI)</li> <li>Professor Urmas Kõljalg - Open Science Expert Group, Estonian Research Council</li> <li>Professor Mary Ritter OBE - International Ambassador Climate KIC; Chair of RISE European Open Science Advisory Group</li> <li>Professor Moritz Riede - co Chair Global Young Academy, Associate Professor Oxford University</li> <li>Mr Tamás Bereczky - Social Psychologist & Patient Advocate - European AIDS Treatment Group</li> <li>Mr Martin Eessalu - Ministry of Education and Research, Estonia <br /> </li> </ul> <p>You can find more details in the final programme <a title="final programme" href="https://www.swisscore.org/Documents/Draft_AGENDA_Open_Science_Symposium_20170928.pdf">here</a>.</p> <p> </p> <p>Registration for the event is now closed!</p> <p> </p> <p> </p>societal and sustainability challenges, Science Briefing, Digital Open ScienceBRUSSELSBELGIUMThe BIP, Salle des Guichets, Rue Royale 2-4https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Event/DispForm.aspx?ID=33scEvent{7D208052-DF66-E711-80C9-005056B7191C}