Policy Symposium ‘Enabling the Open Science Modus Operandi in Europe’2018-11-29T18:30:00Z<p>The event is organised by the open science platform <a title="website Frontiers" href="http://home.frontiersin.org/" target="_blank">Frontiers</a> and SwissCore in cooperation with the <a title="Austrian Presidency" href="http://www.austria.org/eupresidency-2018/" target="_blank">Austrian Presidency</a> of the Council of the EU.</p><p>The symposium aims to discuss key enablers of the open science modus operandi in Europe, including:</p> <p> </p> <ul> <li>how to transition to immediate open access swiftly and foster a transparent and competitive scholarly communication sector;</li> <li>rewards and incentives for embedding open science in research practices, promotions and assessments. <br /> </li> </ul> <p>Confirmed speakers are:</p> <p> </p> <ul> <li><strong>Jean-Claude Burgelman</strong> – Head of Unit Open Science, European Commission</li> <li><strong>Michael Hengartner</strong> – President of swissuniversities and Rector of Zurich University</li> <li><strong>Stephan Kuster</strong> – Secretary General of Science Europe</li> <li><strong>Kamila Markram</strong> – CEO Frontiers</li> <li><strong>Ingeborg Meijer</strong> – Senior Researcher and Research Evaluation Consultant, Centre for Science and Technology Studies (CWTS)</li> <li><strong>Gareth O’Neill</strong> – President of the European Council of Doctoral Candidates and Junior Researchers</li> <li><strong>Florian Pecenka</strong> – Head of Unit, Austrian Permanent Representation to the EU</li> <li><strong>Falk Reckling</strong> - Head of Department Strategy, Austrian Science Fund  (FWF)</li> <li><strong>Monique Ritchie</strong> - Co-Chair Open Science Working Group, Young European Research Universities (YERUN)</li> <li><strong>Alexis Walckiers</strong> – Invited Professor in Microeconomics, Université Libre de Bruxelles</li> </ul> <p> </p> <p>More details in the draft programme can be found <a title="programme" href="https://www.swisscore.org/Documents/20181129_Programme_Open_science_policy_symposium.pdf" target="_blank">here</a>.</p> <p> </p> <p>If you need further information about the symposium, please contact Laure Sonnier for Frontiers at: <a href="mailto:eu.office@frontiersin.org">eu.office@frontiersin.org</a>.</p> <p> </p> <p>Registration for the symposium is closed.</p> <p> </p> <p> </p>Open ScienceBRUSSELSBELGIUMRadisson Blu Royal Hotel, Rue du Fosse-aux-Loups 47https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Event/DispForm.aspx?ID=42scEvent{89012F1C-2BCD-E811-80D0-005056B7191C}