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The French National Open Science Fund is contributing to the "Supporting Ukrainian Editorial Staff" campaign to preserve scientific publishing capacity…
FORCE2022 - (9 June 2022)
Save the Date! The FORCE11 annual conference will be held online December 6-8, 2022. We are beginning the organizing process…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
"Turning the Internet into a meaningful data space" We have been living a data revolution for decades now. Every day,…
We are pleased to announce that the OASPA 2022 annual conference will take place online from 20 -22 September 2022.…
The annual Dataverse Community Meeting is an opportunity to build, grow, and enrich the global community. Like the open-source Dataverse…
Are you confused by all the ‘alternative’ scholarly publishing platforms that have emerged over recent years? A Knowledge Exchange working…
Proposals are invited for the CILIP Metadata and Discovery Group (MDG) biennial conference “Metadata and Discovery” to be held from…
DCMI 2022 - (26 April 2022)
In 2022, the twentieth International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications (DC-2022) is expanding its scope to the whole…
EOSC-Pillar Final Event - (19 April 2022)
Description and Scope The EOSC-Pillar Final Event: Building an EOSC from National Contributions will highlight some of the main results…
ETD 2022 – FAIRness of ETDs - (11 April 2022)
The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD), an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination,…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) is providing financial support for three international infrastructures chosen by SCOSS -…
COAR Annual meeting 2022 - (29 March 2022)
The Role of Repositories in the Radical Transformation of Scholarly Communications With COVID-19 and the UNESCO Open Science Recommendation, open…
The presentations and videos of the OSEC 2022 conference held in Paris on 4 and 5 February, are available from…
15th International Conference on Current Research Information Systems CRIS 2022 is organised by euroCRIS in cooperation with the Ministry of Science…
In January 2020, most organizations laid out ambitious plans, covering a complete roadmap to steer themselves through the months to…
In October 2022, Brno will host a gathering of leaders in the field of research infrastructures – their users, policymakers,…
EOSC#4 General Assembly - (28 February 2022)
The next meeting of the General Assembly of the EOSC Association will take place on 24th and 25th May 2022,…
Digital Assembly - (14 February 2022)
The Digital Assembly is an event in the European Digital Agenda co-hosted by the countries holding the presidency of the…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation is presenting the first Open Science Awards for Open Source Research Software.…
ESFRI 20th anniversary conference - (28 January 2022)
European Research Infrastructures at the heart of scientific discoveries As part of the French Presidency of the Council of the…
EOSC Symposium 2022 - (28 January 2022)
The next EOSC Symposium will be held from 14 to 17 November, in Prague and online. It will bring updates…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation has launched a renewed and greatly enriched version of the French Open…
RDAP Summit 2022: Envisioning an Inclusive Data Future The Research Data Access and Preservation (RDAP) Summit will be held online March…
Open Repositories 2022 - (19 January 2022)
We are pleased to announce the dates, theme, and venue for Open Repositories 2022. It will be held 6th –…
In the framework of the French presidency of the European Union, France is organising the 'Paris Open Science European Conference"…
The 3rd Workshop on the connection of ESFRI Research Infrastructures (RIs) to the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) titled will…
IDCC is an established annual event reaching out to individuals, organisations and institutions across all disciplines and domains involved in…
As set out in the Second National Plan for Open Science, the Open Science Research Data Award's aim is to…
iPRES 2022 - (7 December 2021)
Digital preservation is a shared challenge, and it’s the challenge the Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) has faced since our foundation…
At the end of its General Conference on November 24th 2021, UNESCO adopted a Recommendation on Open Science. The text…
The Steering Committee for Open Science has selected 26 winners in the framework of the National Fund for Open Science's…
Software is all around us: it powers our industry, fuels innovation, supports scientific research and lies at the heart of…
The IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) has established itself as the world’s premier research conference in data mining.…
RDA 19th Plenary Meeting - (4 November 2021)
Part of International Data Week The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance…
Empowering Discovery in Open Social Sciences and Humanities The goal of the conference is to create space for discussing the…
The French Open Science Monitor was created in 2019 in the framework of the National Plan for Open Science. It…
Open Science Research Data Awards - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
Open Science Free Software Award - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
France has adopted a Second National Plan for Open Science which extends, reinforces and renews the actions carried out during…
Key Facts about the Conference a three-day virtual conference, free to attend, present, and publish, 3 great keynote speakers 500+…
The event was originally planned to be held at the Academy of Sciences. Due to the pandemic, it will be…
EAHIL 2022 - (27 September 2021)
After two years of only virtual events it is our pleasure to welcome you either in person or virtually to…
FORCE2021 - (27 September 2021)
FORCE11 is pleased to announce that its annual conference for 2021 will be held online under the theme “FORCE2021: Joining…
The Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS), a part of SPARC Europe, has successfully supported two pledging rounds…
Open Science Conference - (24 September 2021)
The Open Science Conference 2022 is the 9th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
DCMI Virtual 2021 - (16 September 2021)
The theme of 2021 DCMI Virtual is Metadata Innovation. The programme will include virtual, invited and moderated sessions including keynotes,…
Research data: a strategic subject - (15 September 2021)
The issue of data is a strategic subject and was the subject of a report commissioned by the French Prime…
Recherche Data Gouv: a national federated research data platform will be available in the first quarter of 2022 as the…
The 20th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2021) is the premier international forum for the Semantic Web and Knowledge Graph…
This year, they are looking at how EGI ((EGI : European Grid Infrastructure)) Federation is contributing to shaping the digital…
2nd Gaia-X Summit - (6 September 2021)
This year's Summit will showcase how data and services are shared in the trusting environment of the Gaia-X ecosystem, bringing…
10th Annual Meeting of the GRC - (2 September 2021)
The 10th GRC (Global Research Council) Annual Meeting will held from 30 May to 3 June 2022 in Panama. The…
78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting - (1 September 2021)
The 78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting will be held on 6-7 December 2021, in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The event is hosted by the Slovenian Presidency of…
Digital Transformation of Grey Literature: Exploring Next Generation Grey Grey literature is once again at a crossroads in its known…
Online from Luxembourg to the world: The Publications Office of the European Union is organising the first EU Open Data Days Data is a…
PUBMET2021 Conference - (4 August 2021)
The 8th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science We welcome you to take part in PUBMET2021…
LIBER 2022 - (3 August 2021)
LIBER, together with the University Library of Southern Denmark / Syddansk Universitetsbibliotek (SDU), are proud to announce that the next…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR 2021 goes Online Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and…
Mark your calendar for Peer Review Week (PRW) 2021, September 20-24. This year’s event is dedicated to the theme “Identity…
Article written by Camille Maumet with contributions from all the members of GPLO, the Committee for Open Science's 'free and…
The theme for TDWG 2021 is Connecting the world of biodiversity data: uniting people, processes, and tools. In addition to…
Open science (also referred to as open scholarship) is at a crossroads. Implementation and adoption are progressing, with researchers, research…
RDA 18th Plenary Meeting - (24 June 2021)
24 September 2021 : The RDA Virtual Plenary 18 (VP18) draft programme is now available at https://www.rd-alliance.org/rdas-18th-plenary-meeting-programme, with a revised…
Article written by Romain Féret, member of the Committee for Open Science's Research Data College. The Research Data College has…
This is another tangible step forward for immediate open access to scientific publications The no-transfer of rights strategy was initiated…
Dataverse is an open-source web application to share, preserve, cite, explore, and analyze research data. At the Dataverse Community Meeting…
The "Copyright" working group has just updated its Recommendations and legal aspects related to the creation and dissemination of a…
Two new working groups have been set up within the Committee for Open Science. These are disciplinary groups in health,…
We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2021 OASPA Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing.…
Article by Pierre Mounier ((Pierre Mounier is also the coordinator of the OPERAS project, associate director of OpenEdition and co-director…
The third study by the Committee for Open Science's "Generic Simple Data Hosting and Dissemination Service" group is now online.…
Blog post written by Quentin Dufour, David Pontille and Didier Torny, Project “Socio-Economics of Academic Publications”, The Committee for Open…
On March 4th, the Parliamentary Office for Evaluation of Scientific and Technological Options (OPECST) adopted the report Promouvoir et protéger…
Open Education Global 2021 - (14 April 2021)
The annual Open Education Global conference is trying something new in 2021 by focusing the entire conference on the UNESCO…
OAI12 - (14 April 2021)
The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication The main themes of this edition are: Scholarly publishing Digital research data…
The French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (MESRI) has made the first document in France officially presenting the…
EOSC Symposium 2021 - (7 April 2021)
Implementing an inclusive European Open Science Cloud The European Open Science Cloud has finally entered its highly-anticipated implementation phase, after…
FAIRsFAIR Week 2021 - (9 March 2021)
FAIRsFAIR is one of the Horizon 2020 projects for the implementation of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC). Its goal…
Would you like to contribute to the shift to a data-driven economy? This is your chance! The Publications Office of…
OAI12 – The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication will be held virtually from 6-10 September 2021. Participation is…
ENDORSE will be an online event. High dynamism and innovation underpin digital transformation of our public administrations. In this context,…
Since its creation the Free and Open Source Software Project Group has studied the many issues linked to software and…
In a statement, France commented on the first draft recommendation on open science published by UNESCO in October 2020. We…
FORCE2021 - (28 January 2021)
At a FORCE11 annual conference stakeholders come together for an open discussion, on an even playing field, to talk about…
Published on January 27, 2021 One of the measures taken for the first topic of "Generalising open access to publications"…
iPRES2021 - (26 January 2021)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
The third Flash Note from the French Barometer of Open Science (BSO) has just been published by the Ministry of…
Article 30 of the Law for a Digital Republic and the forthcoming implementation of Plan S have increased the need…
The working group had made two model contracts for periodicals available in July and is now adding a model contract…
LIBER 2021 | ONLINE - (11 January 2021)
Libraries and Open Knowledge: from vision to implementation   Call for papers The deadline for submitting a proposal is 31 January…
Data quality and data limitations: working towards equality through data curation The 16th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference…
The Steering Committee for Open Science selected 22 projects on the basis of an international jury's conclusions in the first…
In spring 2019 the Revue d’Intelligence Artificielle was sold and its editorial committee resigned. Subsequently members of the committee worked…
Are you starting your thesis or working as an apprentice researcher? Perhaps you have heard about open science but have…
Let’s shape together the new strategy for Cloud Computing in Europe! The Horizon Cloud Summit 2020 aims at gathering researchers…
Knowledge Exchange (KE) is an original entity both prospective and pragmatic in its approach to Open Science, aka Open Scholarship…
ICTeSSH2021 is a three-day virtual conference Participation in the conference is free of charge, but registration is mandatory and number…
EOSChub, FREYA and SSHOC are joining forces in shaping the EOSC.  We invite social science and humanities researchers, data experts,…
Open Science Conference 2021 - (17 September 2020)
The Open Science Conference 2021 will be held entirely online and has been extended to three days due to the…
The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance (RDA), and the local hosts announce that…
RDA’S 17th Plenary meeting - (14 September 2020)
Despite the welcome news regarding vaccination programmes being rolled out in the UK and around the world, the uncertainty around…
EOSC Symposium 2020 ONLINE - (13 August 2020)
This year's largest event organised by the EOSC Executive & Governing Boards with the support of the EOSC Secretariat project…
UNESCO has launched a global consultation aimed at formulating a single Recommendation on Open Science and establish standards which will…
The EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) is a biennial, pan-European, general science conference dedicated to scientific research and innovation. Each conference aims to…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR2020 goes Online. Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and our…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
International Conference on Data Mining and Software Engineering (DMSE 2020) will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and…
Five French Research Funding Agencies affirm their commitment to open science in a declaration signed on 29 June 2020. The…
The International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), and the Research Data Alliance (RDA) are…
UNESCO is developing a recommendation on Open Science. The roadmap is available online. The European and International College of the…
The European Commission launched a European data platform on COVID-19 in collaboration with several partners on April 20th to enable…
The International FAIR Convergence Symposium will now take place as a fully virtual event in the week 30 November -…
Message of April 20, 2020 In view of the current health situation concerning COVID-19, the closing date of the FNSO…
The Covid-19 epidemic has shown how necessary it is to progress in opening up scientific publications and research data. This…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) has decided to support three international open science infrastructures as part of…
COVID-19 The organizers of ICTeSSH 2020 have no choice but to hold the conference as a virtual meeting due to…
We're sorry to announce that the CRIS2020 conference planned for June 17-20, 2020 at the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT)…
Coronavirus Announcement - VIRTUAL CONFERENCE We have constantly analyzed the whole situation during lockdown whilst still preparing the conference in…
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, RDA has been contemplating the feasibility of holding its face-to-face plenary in Costa…
The CNRS Roadmap for Open Science - (26 February 2020)
Following on from the National Plan for Open Science launched in July 2018, the CNRS presented its Roadmap for Open…
Call for Abstracts The organizing committee of the OIS Research Conference 2020 at CERN IdeaSquare invites you to join the…
OPFCON Moves Online - (24 February 2020)
OPFCON Moves Online In light of the ongoing global pandemic, we have made the decision to move OPFCON online. In…
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC, THE CONGRESS HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO 27-29 SEPTEMBER, 2021.   We are…
As the face to face World Congress on Research Integrity (WCRI) 2021 in South Africa has been postponed to 2022, WCRI will…
With regret, due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the consequent uncertainty and disruption which will continue for the medium term,…
The Research Data College is entering a new phase of its work. It will structure its action for the year…
Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and with the safety of our community as a top priority the Local…
NEWS: Because of the CoViD, the DTU (Digital Tools & Uses) Congress has become virtual and so has the DDH…
23 March 2020: Update on the conference Data4History 2020  In view of the current circumstances, we have to postpone the…
A 1-day workshop for researchers, scholarly publishers, funders, policy makers, and opening citations advocates, interested in the creation, reuse, and…
The Research Data Summit was held at the Sorbonne University on Monday, January 27th and brought together nine networks representing…
New version of scanR - (28 January 2020)
scanR was launched in 2016 and there will be a new version in January 2020. This search engine can be…
The second Flash Note published by the Baromètre français de la science ouverte (French Open Science Monitor) has announced that…
The Couperin consortium has published the results of its survey of French researchers' publication and open access practices. It focused…
LIBER 2020 ONLINE - (20 January 2020)
Building Trust With Research Libraries In times of fake news and discussions about science, findings and facts, society needs research…
With the support of the Conference of University Presidents (CPU), the Couperin consortium has conducted a national survey on article…
OASPA Online Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing 2020 Registration is open for the OASPA 2020 Conference which will take…
Conference update, 23 March 2020 With the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, and with the wellbeing of our delegates being…
Due to measures taken to reduce the impact / spread of Covid-19, PV2020 will be postponed. Tentative new dates are…
iPRES 2020 POSTPONED - (10 December 2019)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
"There is an urgent need to improve the methods of evaluation of scientific research results by funding agencies, educational and…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation's Open Science Committee has commissioned the Couperin consortium to lead a consortium…
The French Open Science Monitor was a commitment announced by the National Open Science Plan and its first issue has…
European Dataverse Workshop 2020 - (4 November 2019)
Target Group: Representatives from (European) research institutions that are using, or planning to use, Dataverse to run their research data repositories,…
Our aim is to encourage research into the quality and credibility of peer review and scientific publication, to establish the…
Open Science Days 2020 - (10 October 2019)
The Max Planck Digital Library (MPDL) cordially invites you to participate in the Open Science Days 2020. The event will…
Purpose & Scope  One year on the launch of EOSC, this timely event wishes to provide a voice to the…
EOSC symposium - (16 September 2019)
An integral part of the EOSC Stakeholder Forum 26-28 November 2019, Budapest, Hungary Organised by EOSCsecretariat.eu in collaboration with the…
Open Science Conference 2020 - (4 September 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2020 is the 7th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
The Open Science Steering Committee, the decision-making body of the Open Science Committee, will launch a call for projects in…
Quality research data are key elements of the research process. They should be available at all times, publicly and free…
The programme The Digital Excellence Forum will start with a plenary debate on “Partnering for Digital Excellence”. Partnerships are a…
The Open Repositories Steering Committee and the Stellenbosch University hosts have decided to postpone the in-person conference planned for summer…
PASIG - (1 August 2019)
The PASIG Steering Committee, along with the local organizers at Biblioteca digital memoriademadrid, have discussed all current options for the…
"It is with a very heavy heart and great sadness that I inform you, on behalf of the organisers,  that…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
The National Research Agency (ANR) has asked the Open Science Committee for its opinion and recommendations on the implementation of…
In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, EuroScience and the Fondazione Internazionale Trieste announce the postponement of the 2020 edition of…
PUBMET2019 Conference - (21 June 2019)
The 6th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science. The PUBMET2019 conference will present innovative approaches, best…
A number of criteria,  qualified as exemplarity criteria, have been defined by the Committee for Open Science. They will be…
FORCE19 - (23 May 2019)
The FORCE11 annual conference is a different kind of meeting, where stakeholders come together – or scrummage – for an…
We are pleased to announce that registrations are now open for the 2019 Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing, which…
A new foundation, named the Directory of open access books (DOAB), has just been launched, gearing up Europe with a…
Motivations The 13th International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR'19) will be held at the Marconi University in Rome,…
Overview The 15th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the Digital Repository…
RDA 14th Plenary in Finland brings together data experts in research, industry and policy-making from all around the world and…
Data Summit 2019 - (17 April 2019)
“From Structured Text to Knowledge Graphs: Creating RDF Triples From Published Scholarly Data.” At Data Summit 2019, you’ll hear the…
A two day workshop exploring mechanisms for research policy monitoring and indicators: discussing the what 'indicators' and the how: infrastructure.…
The 6th World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI) in Hong Kong, which is co-organized by Melbourne, will explore the application…
French National Research Agency (ANR) "Flash" call for ideas on open sciences is a planned component of the national plan…
ICSTI’s 2019 Annual Conference and Workshops will take place in China on 24-26 September. This year’s conference is titled ‘OPEN…
The European Commission Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) eArchiving Building Block (including the E-ARK4ALL Consortium), the Archives of the Republic of…
The eInfraCentral project invites current and potential users of the European Open Science Cloud, service providers from Research Infrastructures and e-Infrastructures, national…
The OSFAIR is an international event for topics related to Open Science and is a joint initiative of several European…
Transforming Land Systems for People and Nature   Land use is key for achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development…
The ISSI 2019 Conference will provide an international forum for scientists, research managers and administrators, as well as information and…
EOSC-hub Week 2019 - (4 March 2019)
Following the success of last year's edition, EOSC-hub Week is back in its 2nd installment which will take place on 10-12 April 2019 at the…
The Scientific Committee for OAI 11 – The CERN-UNIGE Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication is pleased to announce that…
A Drexel Metadata Research Centre and CODATA workshop on knowledge sharing between research communities and research institutions, pre-event to the…
US open data legislation - (21 February 2019)
The Open, Public, Electronic, and Necessary (OPEN) Government Data Act was promulgated on January 14, 2019 . By signing it…
COAR Annual Meeting 2019 - (21 February 2019)
The Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) and the Center for Direct Scientific Communication (CCSD) are pleased to announce that…
DCMI 2019 - (19 February 2019)
The Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI) annual international conference in 2019 will be hosted by the National Library of Korea,…
The CODATA 2019 Conference will be held on 18-19 September 2019 in Beijing, China. This year’s conference theme is: Towards…
PIDapalooza 2019 - (30 January 2019)
PIDapalooza is back and better than ever! The two-day Persistent Identifier festival returns January 23-24, 2019. California Digital Library, Crossref,…
RDA Thirteenth Plenary Meeting - (30 January 2019)
Data professionals, researchers, industry leaders, entrepreneurs and policymakers from all disciplines and geographies will reconvene from April 2-4, in Philadelphia,…
Open Science Conference 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2019 is the 6th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0. It is dedicated…
Open Science in Psychology 2019 - (30 January 2019)
As a response to the replication crisis in psychology, the last six years witnessed the development and implementation of various…
An interactive learning opportunity for Non-APC based publishers and fora To continue the efforts of OpenAIRE to provide support to…
PASIG 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Biblioteca Daniel Cosío Villegas of El Colegio de Mexico and the Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG, http://www.preservationandarchivingsig.org/)…
The 14th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the University of Melbourne.…
The 2nd International Data Science Conference (iDSC 2019) brings together researchers, scientists, and business experts to discuss means of establishing…
The Commitee for Open Science has published a short reply to the online consultation run by the cOAlition S on…
The Committee for Open Science has made recommendations on the 10 points of the Plan S in response to a…
2018: a good year for open access - (16 January 2019)
Every year Heather Morrison reports on the past year with figures on her blog The Imaginary Journal of Poetic Economics. For…
SPARC has put a report online which updates information on European policies on open data and science by concentrating on…
During the 14th Berlin Open Access Conference, on 3-4 December 2018, a joint statement was drafted by the French Open…
The guide to setting up Plan S - (3 December 2018)
The cOAlition S has just published the guide to setting up Plan S. The document is seven pages long, and…
The programme for the first National Open Science Days (JNSO) is online. These days will be on December 4th, 5th…
The European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) was launched on November 23rd 2018 at an event organized in Vienna by the…
Making FAIR principles reality - (23 November 2018)
The European Commission's group of experts' final report and action plan on FAIR data have just been published. They highlight…
LIBER and other organizations – Allied for Startups, the League of European Research Universities (LERU), the European University Association (EUA) and…
In a statement dated November 5th 2018, Wellcome and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced that they are joining the…
Elpub2019 - (30 October 2018)
In 2019, the Electronic Publishing conference will expand your horizons and perceptions! Taking as an inspirational starting point the term…
Proposal from the French Open science committee - Free and open source group / Proposition du Comité pour la science…
On Tuesday September 4th 2018, 11 National research funding organizations announced the launch of cOAlition S, with the support of…
Feedback from the French Open science committee / Commentaires du Comité pour la science ouverte (PDF) The draft methodological note[1]…
The SCOSS coalition (Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services) is a network of institutions engaged in securing the future…
Today, Wednesday July 4th 2018, Frédérique VIDAL, Minister of Higher Education, Research, and Innovation revealed the national plan for open…
This guide was written by researchers, lawyers and professionals of scientific and technical information* to inform researchers clearly and simply…
This report, commissioned by BSN 4 and BSN 7, is concerned with the new ways in which open access journals…

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The French National Open Science Fund is contributing to the "Supporting Ukrainian Editorial Staff" campaign to preserve scientific publishing capacity…
FORCE2022 - (9 June 2022)
Save the Date! The FORCE11 annual conference will be held online December 6-8, 2022. We are beginning the organizing process…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
"Turning the Internet into a meaningful data space" We have been living a data revolution for decades now. Every day,…
We are pleased to announce that the OASPA 2022 annual conference will take place online from 20 -22 September 2022.…
The annual Dataverse Community Meeting is an opportunity to build, grow, and enrich the global community. Like the open-source Dataverse…
Are you confused by all the ‘alternative’ scholarly publishing platforms that have emerged over recent years? A Knowledge Exchange working…
Proposals are invited for the CILIP Metadata and Discovery Group (MDG) biennial conference “Metadata and Discovery” to be held from…
DCMI 2022 - (26 April 2022)
In 2022, the twentieth International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications (DC-2022) is expanding its scope to the whole…
EOSC-Pillar Final Event - (19 April 2022)
Description and Scope The EOSC-Pillar Final Event: Building an EOSC from National Contributions will highlight some of the main results…
ETD 2022 – FAIRness of ETDs - (11 April 2022)
The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD), an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination,…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) is providing financial support for three international infrastructures chosen by SCOSS -…
COAR Annual meeting 2022 - (29 March 2022)
The Role of Repositories in the Radical Transformation of Scholarly Communications With COVID-19 and the UNESCO Open Science Recommendation, open…
The presentations and videos of the OSEC 2022 conference held in Paris on 4 and 5 February, are available from…
15th International Conference on Current Research Information Systems CRIS 2022 is organised by euroCRIS in cooperation with the Ministry of Science…
In January 2020, most organizations laid out ambitious plans, covering a complete roadmap to steer themselves through the months to…
In October 2022, Brno will host a gathering of leaders in the field of research infrastructures – their users, policymakers,…
EOSC#4 General Assembly - (28 February 2022)
The next meeting of the General Assembly of the EOSC Association will take place on 24th and 25th May 2022,…
Digital Assembly - (14 February 2022)
The Digital Assembly is an event in the European Digital Agenda co-hosted by the countries holding the presidency of the…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation is presenting the first Open Science Awards for Open Source Research Software.…
ESFRI 20th anniversary conference - (28 January 2022)
European Research Infrastructures at the heart of scientific discoveries As part of the French Presidency of the Council of the…
EOSC Symposium 2022 - (28 January 2022)
The next EOSC Symposium will be held from 14 to 17 November, in Prague and online. It will bring updates…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation has launched a renewed and greatly enriched version of the French Open…
RDAP Summit 2022: Envisioning an Inclusive Data Future The Research Data Access and Preservation (RDAP) Summit will be held online March…
Open Repositories 2022 - (19 January 2022)
We are pleased to announce the dates, theme, and venue for Open Repositories 2022. It will be held 6th –…
In the framework of the French presidency of the European Union, France is organising the 'Paris Open Science European Conference"…
The 3rd Workshop on the connection of ESFRI Research Infrastructures (RIs) to the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) titled will…
IDCC is an established annual event reaching out to individuals, organisations and institutions across all disciplines and domains involved in…
As set out in the Second National Plan for Open Science, the Open Science Research Data Award's aim is to…
iPRES 2022 - (7 December 2021)
Digital preservation is a shared challenge, and it’s the challenge the Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) has faced since our foundation…
At the end of its General Conference on November 24th 2021, UNESCO adopted a Recommendation on Open Science. The text…
The Steering Committee for Open Science has selected 26 winners in the framework of the National Fund for Open Science's…
Software is all around us: it powers our industry, fuels innovation, supports scientific research and lies at the heart of…
The IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) has established itself as the world’s premier research conference in data mining.…
RDA 19th Plenary Meeting - (4 November 2021)
Part of International Data Week The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance…
Empowering Discovery in Open Social Sciences and Humanities The goal of the conference is to create space for discussing the…
The French Open Science Monitor was created in 2019 in the framework of the National Plan for Open Science. It…
Open Science Research Data Awards - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
Open Science Free Software Award - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
France has adopted a Second National Plan for Open Science which extends, reinforces and renews the actions carried out during…
Key Facts about the Conference a three-day virtual conference, free to attend, present, and publish, 3 great keynote speakers 500+…
The event was originally planned to be held at the Academy of Sciences. Due to the pandemic, it will be…
EAHIL 2022 - (27 September 2021)
After two years of only virtual events it is our pleasure to welcome you either in person or virtually to…
FORCE2021 - (27 September 2021)
FORCE11 is pleased to announce that its annual conference for 2021 will be held online under the theme “FORCE2021: Joining…
The Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS), a part of SPARC Europe, has successfully supported two pledging rounds…
Open Science Conference - (24 September 2021)
The Open Science Conference 2022 is the 9th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
DCMI Virtual 2021 - (16 September 2021)
The theme of 2021 DCMI Virtual is Metadata Innovation. The programme will include virtual, invited and moderated sessions including keynotes,…
Research data: a strategic subject - (15 September 2021)
The issue of data is a strategic subject and was the subject of a report commissioned by the French Prime…
Recherche Data Gouv: a national federated research data platform will be available in the first quarter of 2022 as the…
The 20th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2021) is the premier international forum for the Semantic Web and Knowledge Graph…
This year, they are looking at how EGI ((EGI : European Grid Infrastructure)) Federation is contributing to shaping the digital…
2nd Gaia-X Summit - (6 September 2021)
This year's Summit will showcase how data and services are shared in the trusting environment of the Gaia-X ecosystem, bringing…
10th Annual Meeting of the GRC - (2 September 2021)
The 10th GRC (Global Research Council) Annual Meeting will held from 30 May to 3 June 2022 in Panama. The…
78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting - (1 September 2021)
The 78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting will be held on 6-7 December 2021, in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The event is hosted by the Slovenian Presidency of…
Digital Transformation of Grey Literature: Exploring Next Generation Grey Grey literature is once again at a crossroads in its known…
Online from Luxembourg to the world: The Publications Office of the European Union is organising the first EU Open Data Days Data is a…
PUBMET2021 Conference - (4 August 2021)
The 8th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science We welcome you to take part in PUBMET2021…
LIBER 2022 - (3 August 2021)
LIBER, together with the University Library of Southern Denmark / Syddansk Universitetsbibliotek (SDU), are proud to announce that the next…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR 2021 goes Online Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and…
Mark your calendar for Peer Review Week (PRW) 2021, September 20-24. This year’s event is dedicated to the theme “Identity…
Article written by Camille Maumet with contributions from all the members of GPLO, the Committee for Open Science's 'free and…
The theme for TDWG 2021 is Connecting the world of biodiversity data: uniting people, processes, and tools. In addition to…
Open science (also referred to as open scholarship) is at a crossroads. Implementation and adoption are progressing, with researchers, research…
RDA 18th Plenary Meeting - (24 June 2021)
24 September 2021 : The RDA Virtual Plenary 18 (VP18) draft programme is now available at https://www.rd-alliance.org/rdas-18th-plenary-meeting-programme, with a revised…
Article written by Romain Féret, member of the Committee for Open Science's Research Data College. The Research Data College has…
This is another tangible step forward for immediate open access to scientific publications The no-transfer of rights strategy was initiated…
Dataverse is an open-source web application to share, preserve, cite, explore, and analyze research data. At the Dataverse Community Meeting…
The "Copyright" working group has just updated its Recommendations and legal aspects related to the creation and dissemination of a…
Two new working groups have been set up within the Committee for Open Science. These are disciplinary groups in health,…
We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2021 OASPA Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing.…
Article by Pierre Mounier ((Pierre Mounier is also the coordinator of the OPERAS project, associate director of OpenEdition and co-director…
The third study by the Committee for Open Science's "Generic Simple Data Hosting and Dissemination Service" group is now online.…
Blog post written by Quentin Dufour, David Pontille and Didier Torny, Project “Socio-Economics of Academic Publications”, The Committee for Open…
On March 4th, the Parliamentary Office for Evaluation of Scientific and Technological Options (OPECST) adopted the report Promouvoir et protéger…
Open Education Global 2021 - (14 April 2021)
The annual Open Education Global conference is trying something new in 2021 by focusing the entire conference on the UNESCO…
OAI12 - (14 April 2021)
The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication The main themes of this edition are: Scholarly publishing Digital research data…
The French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (MESRI) has made the first document in France officially presenting the…
EOSC Symposium 2021 - (7 April 2021)
Implementing an inclusive European Open Science Cloud The European Open Science Cloud has finally entered its highly-anticipated implementation phase, after…
FAIRsFAIR Week 2021 - (9 March 2021)
FAIRsFAIR is one of the Horizon 2020 projects for the implementation of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC). Its goal…
Would you like to contribute to the shift to a data-driven economy? This is your chance! The Publications Office of…
OAI12 – The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication will be held virtually from 6-10 September 2021. Participation is…
ENDORSE will be an online event. High dynamism and innovation underpin digital transformation of our public administrations. In this context,…
Since its creation the Free and Open Source Software Project Group has studied the many issues linked to software and…
In a statement, France commented on the first draft recommendation on open science published by UNESCO in October 2020. We…
FORCE2021 - (28 January 2021)
At a FORCE11 annual conference stakeholders come together for an open discussion, on an even playing field, to talk about…
Published on January 27, 2021 One of the measures taken for the first topic of "Generalising open access to publications"…
iPRES2021 - (26 January 2021)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
The third Flash Note from the French Barometer of Open Science (BSO) has just been published by the Ministry of…
Article 30 of the Law for a Digital Republic and the forthcoming implementation of Plan S have increased the need…
The working group had made two model contracts for periodicals available in July and is now adding a model contract…
LIBER 2021 | ONLINE - (11 January 2021)
Libraries and Open Knowledge: from vision to implementation   Call for papers The deadline for submitting a proposal is 31 January…
Data quality and data limitations: working towards equality through data curation The 16th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference…
The Steering Committee for Open Science selected 22 projects on the basis of an international jury's conclusions in the first…
In spring 2019 the Revue d’Intelligence Artificielle was sold and its editorial committee resigned. Subsequently members of the committee worked…
Are you starting your thesis or working as an apprentice researcher? Perhaps you have heard about open science but have…
Let’s shape together the new strategy for Cloud Computing in Europe! The Horizon Cloud Summit 2020 aims at gathering researchers…
Knowledge Exchange (KE) is an original entity both prospective and pragmatic in its approach to Open Science, aka Open Scholarship…
ICTeSSH2021 is a three-day virtual conference Participation in the conference is free of charge, but registration is mandatory and number…
EOSChub, FREYA and SSHOC are joining forces in shaping the EOSC.  We invite social science and humanities researchers, data experts,…
Open Science Conference 2021 - (17 September 2020)
The Open Science Conference 2021 will be held entirely online and has been extended to three days due to the…
The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance (RDA), and the local hosts announce that…
RDA’S 17th Plenary meeting - (14 September 2020)
Despite the welcome news regarding vaccination programmes being rolled out in the UK and around the world, the uncertainty around…
EOSC Symposium 2020 ONLINE - (13 August 2020)
This year's largest event organised by the EOSC Executive & Governing Boards with the support of the EOSC Secretariat project…
UNESCO has launched a global consultation aimed at formulating a single Recommendation on Open Science and establish standards which will…
The EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) is a biennial, pan-European, general science conference dedicated to scientific research and innovation. Each conference aims to…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR2020 goes Online. Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and our…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
International Conference on Data Mining and Software Engineering (DMSE 2020) will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and…
Five French Research Funding Agencies affirm their commitment to open science in a declaration signed on 29 June 2020. The…
The International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), and the Research Data Alliance (RDA) are…
UNESCO is developing a recommendation on Open Science. The roadmap is available online. The European and International College of the…
The European Commission launched a European data platform on COVID-19 in collaboration with several partners on April 20th to enable…
The International FAIR Convergence Symposium will now take place as a fully virtual event in the week 30 November -…
Message of April 20, 2020 In view of the current health situation concerning COVID-19, the closing date of the FNSO…
The Covid-19 epidemic has shown how necessary it is to progress in opening up scientific publications and research data. This…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) has decided to support three international open science infrastructures as part of…
COVID-19 The organizers of ICTeSSH 2020 have no choice but to hold the conference as a virtual meeting due to…
We're sorry to announce that the CRIS2020 conference planned for June 17-20, 2020 at the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT)…
Coronavirus Announcement - VIRTUAL CONFERENCE We have constantly analyzed the whole situation during lockdown whilst still preparing the conference in…
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, RDA has been contemplating the feasibility of holding its face-to-face plenary in Costa…
The CNRS Roadmap for Open Science - (26 February 2020)
Following on from the National Plan for Open Science launched in July 2018, the CNRS presented its Roadmap for Open…
Call for Abstracts The organizing committee of the OIS Research Conference 2020 at CERN IdeaSquare invites you to join the…
OPFCON Moves Online - (24 February 2020)
OPFCON Moves Online In light of the ongoing global pandemic, we have made the decision to move OPFCON online. In…
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC, THE CONGRESS HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO 27-29 SEPTEMBER, 2021.   We are…
As the face to face World Congress on Research Integrity (WCRI) 2021 in South Africa has been postponed to 2022, WCRI will…
With regret, due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the consequent uncertainty and disruption which will continue for the medium term,…
The Research Data College is entering a new phase of its work. It will structure its action for the year…
Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and with the safety of our community as a top priority the Local…
NEWS: Because of the CoViD, the DTU (Digital Tools & Uses) Congress has become virtual and so has the DDH…
23 March 2020: Update on the conference Data4History 2020  In view of the current circumstances, we have to postpone the…
A 1-day workshop for researchers, scholarly publishers, funders, policy makers, and opening citations advocates, interested in the creation, reuse, and…
The Research Data Summit was held at the Sorbonne University on Monday, January 27th and brought together nine networks representing…
New version of scanR - (28 January 2020)
scanR was launched in 2016 and there will be a new version in January 2020. This search engine can be…
The second Flash Note published by the Baromètre français de la science ouverte (French Open Science Monitor) has announced that…
The Couperin consortium has published the results of its survey of French researchers' publication and open access practices. It focused…
LIBER 2020 ONLINE - (20 January 2020)
Building Trust With Research Libraries In times of fake news and discussions about science, findings and facts, society needs research…
With the support of the Conference of University Presidents (CPU), the Couperin consortium has conducted a national survey on article…
OASPA Online Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing 2020 Registration is open for the OASPA 2020 Conference which will take…
Conference update, 23 March 2020 With the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, and with the wellbeing of our delegates being…
Due to measures taken to reduce the impact / spread of Covid-19, PV2020 will be postponed. Tentative new dates are…
iPRES 2020 POSTPONED - (10 December 2019)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
"There is an urgent need to improve the methods of evaluation of scientific research results by funding agencies, educational and…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation's Open Science Committee has commissioned the Couperin consortium to lead a consortium…
The French Open Science Monitor was a commitment announced by the National Open Science Plan and its first issue has…
European Dataverse Workshop 2020 - (4 November 2019)
Target Group: Representatives from (European) research institutions that are using, or planning to use, Dataverse to run their research data repositories,…
Our aim is to encourage research into the quality and credibility of peer review and scientific publication, to establish the…
Open Science Days 2020 - (10 October 2019)
The Max Planck Digital Library (MPDL) cordially invites you to participate in the Open Science Days 2020. The event will…
Purpose & Scope  One year on the launch of EOSC, this timely event wishes to provide a voice to the…
EOSC symposium - (16 September 2019)
An integral part of the EOSC Stakeholder Forum 26-28 November 2019, Budapest, Hungary Organised by EOSCsecretariat.eu in collaboration with the…
Open Science Conference 2020 - (4 September 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2020 is the 7th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
The Open Science Steering Committee, the decision-making body of the Open Science Committee, will launch a call for projects in…
Quality research data are key elements of the research process. They should be available at all times, publicly and free…
The programme The Digital Excellence Forum will start with a plenary debate on “Partnering for Digital Excellence”. Partnerships are a…
The Open Repositories Steering Committee and the Stellenbosch University hosts have decided to postpone the in-person conference planned for summer…
PASIG - (1 August 2019)
The PASIG Steering Committee, along with the local organizers at Biblioteca digital memoriademadrid, have discussed all current options for the…
"It is with a very heavy heart and great sadness that I inform you, on behalf of the organisers,  that…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
The National Research Agency (ANR) has asked the Open Science Committee for its opinion and recommendations on the implementation of…
In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, EuroScience and the Fondazione Internazionale Trieste announce the postponement of the 2020 edition of…
PUBMET2019 Conference - (21 June 2019)
The 6th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science. The PUBMET2019 conference will present innovative approaches, best…
A number of criteria,  qualified as exemplarity criteria, have been defined by the Committee for Open Science. They will be…
FORCE19 - (23 May 2019)
The FORCE11 annual conference is a different kind of meeting, where stakeholders come together – or scrummage – for an…
We are pleased to announce that registrations are now open for the 2019 Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing, which…
A new foundation, named the Directory of open access books (DOAB), has just been launched, gearing up Europe with a…
Motivations The 13th International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR'19) will be held at the Marconi University in Rome,…
Overview The 15th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the Digital Repository…
RDA 14th Plenary in Finland brings together data experts in research, industry and policy-making from all around the world and…
Data Summit 2019 - (17 April 2019)
“From Structured Text to Knowledge Graphs: Creating RDF Triples From Published Scholarly Data.” At Data Summit 2019, you’ll hear the…
A two day workshop exploring mechanisms for research policy monitoring and indicators: discussing the what 'indicators' and the how: infrastructure.…
The 6th World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI) in Hong Kong, which is co-organized by Melbourne, will explore the application…
French National Research Agency (ANR) "Flash" call for ideas on open sciences is a planned component of the national plan…
ICSTI’s 2019 Annual Conference and Workshops will take place in China on 24-26 September. This year’s conference is titled ‘OPEN…
The European Commission Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) eArchiving Building Block (including the E-ARK4ALL Consortium), the Archives of the Republic of…
The eInfraCentral project invites current and potential users of the European Open Science Cloud, service providers from Research Infrastructures and e-Infrastructures, national…
The OSFAIR is an international event for topics related to Open Science and is a joint initiative of several European…
Transforming Land Systems for People and Nature   Land use is key for achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development…
The ISSI 2019 Conference will provide an international forum for scientists, research managers and administrators, as well as information and…
EOSC-hub Week 2019 - (4 March 2019)
Following the success of last year's edition, EOSC-hub Week is back in its 2nd installment which will take place on 10-12 April 2019 at the…
The Scientific Committee for OAI 11 – The CERN-UNIGE Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication is pleased to announce that…
A Drexel Metadata Research Centre and CODATA workshop on knowledge sharing between research communities and research institutions, pre-event to the…
US open data legislation - (21 February 2019)
The Open, Public, Electronic, and Necessary (OPEN) Government Data Act was promulgated on January 14, 2019 . By signing it…
COAR Annual Meeting 2019 - (21 February 2019)
The Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) and the Center for Direct Scientific Communication (CCSD) are pleased to announce that…
DCMI 2019 - (19 February 2019)
The Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI) annual international conference in 2019 will be hosted by the National Library of Korea,…
The CODATA 2019 Conference will be held on 18-19 September 2019 in Beijing, China. This year’s conference theme is: Towards…
PIDapalooza 2019 - (30 January 2019)
PIDapalooza is back and better than ever! The two-day Persistent Identifier festival returns January 23-24, 2019. California Digital Library, Crossref,…
RDA Thirteenth Plenary Meeting - (30 January 2019)
Data professionals, researchers, industry leaders, entrepreneurs and policymakers from all disciplines and geographies will reconvene from April 2-4, in Philadelphia,…
Open Science Conference 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2019 is the 6th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0. It is dedicated…
Open Science in Psychology 2019 - (30 January 2019)
As a response to the replication crisis in psychology, the last six years witnessed the development and implementation of various…
An interactive learning opportunity for Non-APC based publishers and fora To continue the efforts of OpenAIRE to provide support to…
PASIG 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Biblioteca Daniel Cosío Villegas of El Colegio de Mexico and the Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG, http://www.preservationandarchivingsig.org/)…
The 14th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the University of Melbourne.…
The 2nd International Data Science Conference (iDSC 2019) brings together researchers, scientists, and business experts to discuss means of establishing…
The Commitee for Open Science has published a short reply to the online consultation run by the cOAlition S on…
The Committee for Open Science has made recommendations on the 10 points of the Plan S in response to a…
2018: a good year for open access - (16 January 2019)
Every year Heather Morrison reports on the past year with figures on her blog The Imaginary Journal of Poetic Economics. For…
SPARC has put a report online which updates information on European policies on open data and science by concentrating on…
During the 14th Berlin Open Access Conference, on 3-4 December 2018, a joint statement was drafted by the French Open…
The guide to setting up Plan S - (3 December 2018)
The cOAlition S has just published the guide to setting up Plan S. The document is seven pages long, and…
The programme for the first National Open Science Days (JNSO) is online. These days will be on December 4th, 5th…
The European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) was launched on November 23rd 2018 at an event organized in Vienna by the…
Making FAIR principles reality - (23 November 2018)
The European Commission's group of experts' final report and action plan on FAIR data have just been published. They highlight…
LIBER and other organizations – Allied for Startups, the League of European Research Universities (LERU), the European University Association (EUA) and…
In a statement dated November 5th 2018, Wellcome and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced that they are joining the…
Elpub2019 - (30 October 2018)
In 2019, the Electronic Publishing conference will expand your horizons and perceptions! Taking as an inspirational starting point the term…
Proposal from the French Open science committee - Free and open source group / Proposition du Comité pour la science…
On Tuesday September 4th 2018, 11 National research funding organizations announced the launch of cOAlition S, with the support of…
Feedback from the French Open science committee / Commentaires du Comité pour la science ouverte (PDF) The draft methodological note[1]…
The SCOSS coalition (Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services) is a network of institutions engaged in securing the future…
Today, Wednesday July 4th 2018, Frédérique VIDAL, Minister of Higher Education, Research, and Innovation revealed the national plan for open…
This guide was written by researchers, lawyers and professionals of scientific and technical information* to inform researchers clearly and simply…
This report, commissioned by BSN 4 and BSN 7, is concerned with the new ways in which open access journals…

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The French National Open Science Fund is contributing to the "Supporting Ukrainian Editorial Staff" campaign to preserve scientific publishing capacity…
FORCE2022 - (9 June 2022)
Save the Date! The FORCE11 annual conference will be held online December 6-8, 2022. We are beginning the organizing process…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
"Turning the Internet into a meaningful data space" We have been living a data revolution for decades now. Every day,…
We are pleased to announce that the OASPA 2022 annual conference will take place online from 20 -22 September 2022.…
The annual Dataverse Community Meeting is an opportunity to build, grow, and enrich the global community. Like the open-source Dataverse…
Are you confused by all the ‘alternative’ scholarly publishing platforms that have emerged over recent years? A Knowledge Exchange working…
Proposals are invited for the CILIP Metadata and Discovery Group (MDG) biennial conference “Metadata and Discovery” to be held from…
DCMI 2022 - (26 April 2022)
In 2022, the twentieth International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications (DC-2022) is expanding its scope to the whole…
EOSC-Pillar Final Event - (19 April 2022)
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ETD 2022 – FAIRness of ETDs - (11 April 2022)
The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD), an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination,…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) is providing financial support for three international infrastructures chosen by SCOSS -…
COAR Annual meeting 2022 - (29 March 2022)
The Role of Repositories in the Radical Transformation of Scholarly Communications With COVID-19 and the UNESCO Open Science Recommendation, open…
The presentations and videos of the OSEC 2022 conference held in Paris on 4 and 5 February, are available from…
15th International Conference on Current Research Information Systems CRIS 2022 is organised by euroCRIS in cooperation with the Ministry of Science…
In January 2020, most organizations laid out ambitious plans, covering a complete roadmap to steer themselves through the months to…
In October 2022, Brno will host a gathering of leaders in the field of research infrastructures – their users, policymakers,…
EOSC#4 General Assembly - (28 February 2022)
The next meeting of the General Assembly of the EOSC Association will take place on 24th and 25th May 2022,…
Digital Assembly - (14 February 2022)
The Digital Assembly is an event in the European Digital Agenda co-hosted by the countries holding the presidency of the…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation is presenting the first Open Science Awards for Open Source Research Software.…
ESFRI 20th anniversary conference - (28 January 2022)
European Research Infrastructures at the heart of scientific discoveries As part of the French Presidency of the Council of the…
EOSC Symposium 2022 - (28 January 2022)
The next EOSC Symposium will be held from 14 to 17 November, in Prague and online. It will bring updates…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation has launched a renewed and greatly enriched version of the French Open…
RDAP Summit 2022: Envisioning an Inclusive Data Future The Research Data Access and Preservation (RDAP) Summit will be held online March…
Open Repositories 2022 - (19 January 2022)
We are pleased to announce the dates, theme, and venue for Open Repositories 2022. It will be held 6th –…
In the framework of the French presidency of the European Union, France is organising the 'Paris Open Science European Conference"…
The 3rd Workshop on the connection of ESFRI Research Infrastructures (RIs) to the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) titled will…
IDCC is an established annual event reaching out to individuals, organisations and institutions across all disciplines and domains involved in…
As set out in the Second National Plan for Open Science, the Open Science Research Data Award's aim is to…
iPRES 2022 - (7 December 2021)
Digital preservation is a shared challenge, and it’s the challenge the Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) has faced since our foundation…
At the end of its General Conference on November 24th 2021, UNESCO adopted a Recommendation on Open Science. The text…
The Steering Committee for Open Science has selected 26 winners in the framework of the National Fund for Open Science's…
Software is all around us: it powers our industry, fuels innovation, supports scientific research and lies at the heart of…
The IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) has established itself as the world’s premier research conference in data mining.…
RDA 19th Plenary Meeting - (4 November 2021)
Part of International Data Week The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance…
Empowering Discovery in Open Social Sciences and Humanities The goal of the conference is to create space for discussing the…
The French Open Science Monitor was created in 2019 in the framework of the National Plan for Open Science. It…
Open Science Research Data Awards - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
Open Science Free Software Award - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
France has adopted a Second National Plan for Open Science which extends, reinforces and renews the actions carried out during…
Key Facts about the Conference a three-day virtual conference, free to attend, present, and publish, 3 great keynote speakers 500+…
The event was originally planned to be held at the Academy of Sciences. Due to the pandemic, it will be…
EAHIL 2022 - (27 September 2021)
After two years of only virtual events it is our pleasure to welcome you either in person or virtually to…
FORCE2021 - (27 September 2021)
FORCE11 is pleased to announce that its annual conference for 2021 will be held online under the theme “FORCE2021: Joining…
The Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS), a part of SPARC Europe, has successfully supported two pledging rounds…
Open Science Conference - (24 September 2021)
The Open Science Conference 2022 is the 9th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
DCMI Virtual 2021 - (16 September 2021)
The theme of 2021 DCMI Virtual is Metadata Innovation. The programme will include virtual, invited and moderated sessions including keynotes,…
Research data: a strategic subject - (15 September 2021)
The issue of data is a strategic subject and was the subject of a report commissioned by the French Prime…
Recherche Data Gouv: a national federated research data platform will be available in the first quarter of 2022 as the…
The 20th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2021) is the premier international forum for the Semantic Web and Knowledge Graph…
This year, they are looking at how EGI ((EGI : European Grid Infrastructure)) Federation is contributing to shaping the digital…
2nd Gaia-X Summit - (6 September 2021)
This year's Summit will showcase how data and services are shared in the trusting environment of the Gaia-X ecosystem, bringing…
10th Annual Meeting of the GRC - (2 September 2021)
The 10th GRC (Global Research Council) Annual Meeting will held from 30 May to 3 June 2022 in Panama. The…
78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting - (1 September 2021)
The 78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting will be held on 6-7 December 2021, in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The event is hosted by the Slovenian Presidency of…
Digital Transformation of Grey Literature: Exploring Next Generation Grey Grey literature is once again at a crossroads in its known…
Online from Luxembourg to the world: The Publications Office of the European Union is organising the first EU Open Data Days Data is a…
PUBMET2021 Conference - (4 August 2021)
The 8th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science We welcome you to take part in PUBMET2021…
LIBER 2022 - (3 August 2021)
LIBER, together with the University Library of Southern Denmark / Syddansk Universitetsbibliotek (SDU), are proud to announce that the next…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR 2021 goes Online Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and…
Mark your calendar for Peer Review Week (PRW) 2021, September 20-24. This year’s event is dedicated to the theme “Identity…
Article written by Camille Maumet with contributions from all the members of GPLO, the Committee for Open Science's 'free and…
The theme for TDWG 2021 is Connecting the world of biodiversity data: uniting people, processes, and tools. In addition to…
Open science (also referred to as open scholarship) is at a crossroads. Implementation and adoption are progressing, with researchers, research…
RDA 18th Plenary Meeting - (24 June 2021)
24 September 2021 : The RDA Virtual Plenary 18 (VP18) draft programme is now available at https://www.rd-alliance.org/rdas-18th-plenary-meeting-programme, with a revised…
Article written by Romain Féret, member of the Committee for Open Science's Research Data College. The Research Data College has…
This is another tangible step forward for immediate open access to scientific publications The no-transfer of rights strategy was initiated…
Dataverse is an open-source web application to share, preserve, cite, explore, and analyze research data. At the Dataverse Community Meeting…
The "Copyright" working group has just updated its Recommendations and legal aspects related to the creation and dissemination of a…
Two new working groups have been set up within the Committee for Open Science. These are disciplinary groups in health,…
We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2021 OASPA Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing.…
Article by Pierre Mounier ((Pierre Mounier is also the coordinator of the OPERAS project, associate director of OpenEdition and co-director…
The third study by the Committee for Open Science's "Generic Simple Data Hosting and Dissemination Service" group is now online.…
Blog post written by Quentin Dufour, David Pontille and Didier Torny, Project “Socio-Economics of Academic Publications”, The Committee for Open…
On March 4th, the Parliamentary Office for Evaluation of Scientific and Technological Options (OPECST) adopted the report Promouvoir et protéger…
Open Education Global 2021 - (14 April 2021)
The annual Open Education Global conference is trying something new in 2021 by focusing the entire conference on the UNESCO…
OAI12 - (14 April 2021)
The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication The main themes of this edition are: Scholarly publishing Digital research data…
The French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (MESRI) has made the first document in France officially presenting the…
EOSC Symposium 2021 - (7 April 2021)
Implementing an inclusive European Open Science Cloud The European Open Science Cloud has finally entered its highly-anticipated implementation phase, after…
FAIRsFAIR Week 2021 - (9 March 2021)
FAIRsFAIR is one of the Horizon 2020 projects for the implementation of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC). Its goal…
Would you like to contribute to the shift to a data-driven economy? This is your chance! The Publications Office of…
OAI12 – The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication will be held virtually from 6-10 September 2021. Participation is…
ENDORSE will be an online event. High dynamism and innovation underpin digital transformation of our public administrations. In this context,…
Since its creation the Free and Open Source Software Project Group has studied the many issues linked to software and…
In a statement, France commented on the first draft recommendation on open science published by UNESCO in October 2020. We…
FORCE2021 - (28 January 2021)
At a FORCE11 annual conference stakeholders come together for an open discussion, on an even playing field, to talk about…
Published on January 27, 2021 One of the measures taken for the first topic of "Generalising open access to publications"…
iPRES2021 - (26 January 2021)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
The third Flash Note from the French Barometer of Open Science (BSO) has just been published by the Ministry of…
Article 30 of the Law for a Digital Republic and the forthcoming implementation of Plan S have increased the need…
The working group had made two model contracts for periodicals available in July and is now adding a model contract…
LIBER 2021 | ONLINE - (11 January 2021)
Libraries and Open Knowledge: from vision to implementation   Call for papers The deadline for submitting a proposal is 31 January…
Data quality and data limitations: working towards equality through data curation The 16th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference…
The Steering Committee for Open Science selected 22 projects on the basis of an international jury's conclusions in the first…
In spring 2019 the Revue d’Intelligence Artificielle was sold and its editorial committee resigned. Subsequently members of the committee worked…
Are you starting your thesis or working as an apprentice researcher? Perhaps you have heard about open science but have…
Let’s shape together the new strategy for Cloud Computing in Europe! The Horizon Cloud Summit 2020 aims at gathering researchers…
Knowledge Exchange (KE) is an original entity both prospective and pragmatic in its approach to Open Science, aka Open Scholarship…
ICTeSSH2021 is a three-day virtual conference Participation in the conference is free of charge, but registration is mandatory and number…
EOSChub, FREYA and SSHOC are joining forces in shaping the EOSC.  We invite social science and humanities researchers, data experts,…
Open Science Conference 2021 - (17 September 2020)
The Open Science Conference 2021 will be held entirely online and has been extended to three days due to the…
The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance (RDA), and the local hosts announce that…
RDA’S 17th Plenary meeting - (14 September 2020)
Despite the welcome news regarding vaccination programmes being rolled out in the UK and around the world, the uncertainty around…
EOSC Symposium 2020 ONLINE - (13 August 2020)
This year's largest event organised by the EOSC Executive & Governing Boards with the support of the EOSC Secretariat project…
UNESCO has launched a global consultation aimed at formulating a single Recommendation on Open Science and establish standards which will…
The EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) is a biennial, pan-European, general science conference dedicated to scientific research and innovation. Each conference aims to…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR2020 goes Online. Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and our…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
International Conference on Data Mining and Software Engineering (DMSE 2020) will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and…
Five French Research Funding Agencies affirm their commitment to open science in a declaration signed on 29 June 2020. The…
The International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), and the Research Data Alliance (RDA) are…
UNESCO is developing a recommendation on Open Science. The roadmap is available online. The European and International College of the…
The European Commission launched a European data platform on COVID-19 in collaboration with several partners on April 20th to enable…
The International FAIR Convergence Symposium will now take place as a fully virtual event in the week 30 November -…
Message of April 20, 2020 In view of the current health situation concerning COVID-19, the closing date of the FNSO…
The Covid-19 epidemic has shown how necessary it is to progress in opening up scientific publications and research data. This…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) has decided to support three international open science infrastructures as part of…
COVID-19 The organizers of ICTeSSH 2020 have no choice but to hold the conference as a virtual meeting due to…
We're sorry to announce that the CRIS2020 conference planned for June 17-20, 2020 at the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT)…
Coronavirus Announcement - VIRTUAL CONFERENCE We have constantly analyzed the whole situation during lockdown whilst still preparing the conference in…
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, RDA has been contemplating the feasibility of holding its face-to-face plenary in Costa…
The CNRS Roadmap for Open Science - (26 February 2020)
Following on from the National Plan for Open Science launched in July 2018, the CNRS presented its Roadmap for Open…
Call for Abstracts The organizing committee of the OIS Research Conference 2020 at CERN IdeaSquare invites you to join the…
OPFCON Moves Online - (24 February 2020)
OPFCON Moves Online In light of the ongoing global pandemic, we have made the decision to move OPFCON online. In…
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC, THE CONGRESS HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO 27-29 SEPTEMBER, 2021.   We are…
As the face to face World Congress on Research Integrity (WCRI) 2021 in South Africa has been postponed to 2022, WCRI will…
With regret, due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the consequent uncertainty and disruption which will continue for the medium term,…
The Research Data College is entering a new phase of its work. It will structure its action for the year…
Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and with the safety of our community as a top priority the Local…
NEWS: Because of the CoViD, the DTU (Digital Tools & Uses) Congress has become virtual and so has the DDH…
23 March 2020: Update on the conference Data4History 2020  In view of the current circumstances, we have to postpone the…
A 1-day workshop for researchers, scholarly publishers, funders, policy makers, and opening citations advocates, interested in the creation, reuse, and…
The Research Data Summit was held at the Sorbonne University on Monday, January 27th and brought together nine networks representing…
New version of scanR - (28 January 2020)
scanR was launched in 2016 and there will be a new version in January 2020. This search engine can be…
The second Flash Note published by the Baromètre français de la science ouverte (French Open Science Monitor) has announced that…
The Couperin consortium has published the results of its survey of French researchers' publication and open access practices. It focused…
LIBER 2020 ONLINE - (20 January 2020)
Building Trust With Research Libraries In times of fake news and discussions about science, findings and facts, society needs research…
With the support of the Conference of University Presidents (CPU), the Couperin consortium has conducted a national survey on article…
OASPA Online Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing 2020 Registration is open for the OASPA 2020 Conference which will take…
Conference update, 23 March 2020 With the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, and with the wellbeing of our delegates being…
Due to measures taken to reduce the impact / spread of Covid-19, PV2020 will be postponed. Tentative new dates are…
iPRES 2020 POSTPONED - (10 December 2019)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
"There is an urgent need to improve the methods of evaluation of scientific research results by funding agencies, educational and…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation's Open Science Committee has commissioned the Couperin consortium to lead a consortium…
The French Open Science Monitor was a commitment announced by the National Open Science Plan and its first issue has…
European Dataverse Workshop 2020 - (4 November 2019)
Target Group: Representatives from (European) research institutions that are using, or planning to use, Dataverse to run their research data repositories,…
Our aim is to encourage research into the quality and credibility of peer review and scientific publication, to establish the…
Open Science Days 2020 - (10 October 2019)
The Max Planck Digital Library (MPDL) cordially invites you to participate in the Open Science Days 2020. The event will…
Purpose & Scope  One year on the launch of EOSC, this timely event wishes to provide a voice to the…
EOSC symposium - (16 September 2019)
An integral part of the EOSC Stakeholder Forum 26-28 November 2019, Budapest, Hungary Organised by EOSCsecretariat.eu in collaboration with the…
Open Science Conference 2020 - (4 September 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2020 is the 7th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
The Open Science Steering Committee, the decision-making body of the Open Science Committee, will launch a call for projects in…
Quality research data are key elements of the research process. They should be available at all times, publicly and free…
The programme The Digital Excellence Forum will start with a plenary debate on “Partnering for Digital Excellence”. Partnerships are a…
The Open Repositories Steering Committee and the Stellenbosch University hosts have decided to postpone the in-person conference planned for summer…
PASIG - (1 August 2019)
The PASIG Steering Committee, along with the local organizers at Biblioteca digital memoriademadrid, have discussed all current options for the…
"It is with a very heavy heart and great sadness that I inform you, on behalf of the organisers,  that…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
The National Research Agency (ANR) has asked the Open Science Committee for its opinion and recommendations on the implementation of…
In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, EuroScience and the Fondazione Internazionale Trieste announce the postponement of the 2020 edition of…
PUBMET2019 Conference - (21 June 2019)
The 6th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science. The PUBMET2019 conference will present innovative approaches, best…
A number of criteria,  qualified as exemplarity criteria, have been defined by the Committee for Open Science. They will be…
FORCE19 - (23 May 2019)
The FORCE11 annual conference is a different kind of meeting, where stakeholders come together – or scrummage – for an…
We are pleased to announce that registrations are now open for the 2019 Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing, which…
A new foundation, named the Directory of open access books (DOAB), has just been launched, gearing up Europe with a…
Motivations The 13th International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR'19) will be held at the Marconi University in Rome,…
Overview The 15th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the Digital Repository…
RDA 14th Plenary in Finland brings together data experts in research, industry and policy-making from all around the world and…
Data Summit 2019 - (17 April 2019)
“From Structured Text to Knowledge Graphs: Creating RDF Triples From Published Scholarly Data.” At Data Summit 2019, you’ll hear the…
A two day workshop exploring mechanisms for research policy monitoring and indicators: discussing the what 'indicators' and the how: infrastructure.…
The 6th World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI) in Hong Kong, which is co-organized by Melbourne, will explore the application…
French National Research Agency (ANR) "Flash" call for ideas on open sciences is a planned component of the national plan…
ICSTI’s 2019 Annual Conference and Workshops will take place in China on 24-26 September. This year’s conference is titled ‘OPEN…
The European Commission Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) eArchiving Building Block (including the E-ARK4ALL Consortium), the Archives of the Republic of…
The eInfraCentral project invites current and potential users of the European Open Science Cloud, service providers from Research Infrastructures and e-Infrastructures, national…
The OSFAIR is an international event for topics related to Open Science and is a joint initiative of several European…
Transforming Land Systems for People and Nature   Land use is key for achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development…
The ISSI 2019 Conference will provide an international forum for scientists, research managers and administrators, as well as information and…
EOSC-hub Week 2019 - (4 March 2019)
Following the success of last year's edition, EOSC-hub Week is back in its 2nd installment which will take place on 10-12 April 2019 at the…
The Scientific Committee for OAI 11 – The CERN-UNIGE Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication is pleased to announce that…
A Drexel Metadata Research Centre and CODATA workshop on knowledge sharing between research communities and research institutions, pre-event to the…
US open data legislation - (21 February 2019)
The Open, Public, Electronic, and Necessary (OPEN) Government Data Act was promulgated on January 14, 2019 . By signing it…
COAR Annual Meeting 2019 - (21 February 2019)
The Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) and the Center for Direct Scientific Communication (CCSD) are pleased to announce that…
DCMI 2019 - (19 February 2019)
The Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI) annual international conference in 2019 will be hosted by the National Library of Korea,…
The CODATA 2019 Conference will be held on 18-19 September 2019 in Beijing, China. This year’s conference theme is: Towards…
PIDapalooza 2019 - (30 January 2019)
PIDapalooza is back and better than ever! The two-day Persistent Identifier festival returns January 23-24, 2019. California Digital Library, Crossref,…
RDA Thirteenth Plenary Meeting - (30 January 2019)
Data professionals, researchers, industry leaders, entrepreneurs and policymakers from all disciplines and geographies will reconvene from April 2-4, in Philadelphia,…
Open Science Conference 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2019 is the 6th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0. It is dedicated…
Open Science in Psychology 2019 - (30 January 2019)
As a response to the replication crisis in psychology, the last six years witnessed the development and implementation of various…
An interactive learning opportunity for Non-APC based publishers and fora To continue the efforts of OpenAIRE to provide support to…
PASIG 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Biblioteca Daniel Cosío Villegas of El Colegio de Mexico and the Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG, http://www.preservationandarchivingsig.org/)…
The 14th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the University of Melbourne.…
The 2nd International Data Science Conference (iDSC 2019) brings together researchers, scientists, and business experts to discuss means of establishing…
The Commitee for Open Science has published a short reply to the online consultation run by the cOAlition S on…
The Committee for Open Science has made recommendations on the 10 points of the Plan S in response to a…
2018: a good year for open access - (16 January 2019)
Every year Heather Morrison reports on the past year with figures on her blog The Imaginary Journal of Poetic Economics. For…
SPARC has put a report online which updates information on European policies on open data and science by concentrating on…
During the 14th Berlin Open Access Conference, on 3-4 December 2018, a joint statement was drafted by the French Open…
The guide to setting up Plan S - (3 December 2018)
The cOAlition S has just published the guide to setting up Plan S. The document is seven pages long, and…
The programme for the first National Open Science Days (JNSO) is online. These days will be on December 4th, 5th…
The European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) was launched on November 23rd 2018 at an event organized in Vienna by the…
Making FAIR principles reality - (23 November 2018)
The European Commission's group of experts' final report and action plan on FAIR data have just been published. They highlight…
LIBER and other organizations – Allied for Startups, the League of European Research Universities (LERU), the European University Association (EUA) and…
In a statement dated November 5th 2018, Wellcome and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced that they are joining the…
Elpub2019 - (30 October 2018)
In 2019, the Electronic Publishing conference will expand your horizons and perceptions! Taking as an inspirational starting point the term…
Proposal from the French Open science committee - Free and open source group / Proposition du Comité pour la science…
On Tuesday September 4th 2018, 11 National research funding organizations announced the launch of cOAlition S, with the support of…
Feedback from the French Open science committee / Commentaires du Comité pour la science ouverte (PDF) The draft methodological note[1]…
The SCOSS coalition (Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services) is a network of institutions engaged in securing the future…
Today, Wednesday July 4th 2018, Frédérique VIDAL, Minister of Higher Education, Research, and Innovation revealed the national plan for open…
This guide was written by researchers, lawyers and professionals of scientific and technical information* to inform researchers clearly and simply…
This report, commissioned by BSN 4 and BSN 7, is concerned with the new ways in which open access journals…

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The French National Open Science Fund is contributing to the "Supporting Ukrainian Editorial Staff" campaign to preserve scientific publishing capacity…
FORCE2022 - (9 June 2022)
Save the Date! The FORCE11 annual conference will be held online December 6-8, 2022. We are beginning the organizing process…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
"Turning the Internet into a meaningful data space" We have been living a data revolution for decades now. Every day,…
We are pleased to announce that the OASPA 2022 annual conference will take place online from 20 -22 September 2022.…
The annual Dataverse Community Meeting is an opportunity to build, grow, and enrich the global community. Like the open-source Dataverse…
Are you confused by all the ‘alternative’ scholarly publishing platforms that have emerged over recent years? A Knowledge Exchange working…
Proposals are invited for the CILIP Metadata and Discovery Group (MDG) biennial conference “Metadata and Discovery” to be held from…
DCMI 2022 - (26 April 2022)
In 2022, the twentieth International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications (DC-2022) is expanding its scope to the whole…
EOSC-Pillar Final Event - (19 April 2022)
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ETD 2022 – FAIRness of ETDs - (11 April 2022)
The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD), an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination,…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) is providing financial support for three international infrastructures chosen by SCOSS -…
COAR Annual meeting 2022 - (29 March 2022)
The Role of Repositories in the Radical Transformation of Scholarly Communications With COVID-19 and the UNESCO Open Science Recommendation, open…
The presentations and videos of the OSEC 2022 conference held in Paris on 4 and 5 February, are available from…
15th International Conference on Current Research Information Systems CRIS 2022 is organised by euroCRIS in cooperation with the Ministry of Science…
In January 2020, most organizations laid out ambitious plans, covering a complete roadmap to steer themselves through the months to…
In October 2022, Brno will host a gathering of leaders in the field of research infrastructures – their users, policymakers,…
EOSC#4 General Assembly - (28 February 2022)
The next meeting of the General Assembly of the EOSC Association will take place on 24th and 25th May 2022,…
Digital Assembly - (14 February 2022)
The Digital Assembly is an event in the European Digital Agenda co-hosted by the countries holding the presidency of the…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation is presenting the first Open Science Awards for Open Source Research Software.…
ESFRI 20th anniversary conference - (28 January 2022)
European Research Infrastructures at the heart of scientific discoveries As part of the French Presidency of the Council of the…
EOSC Symposium 2022 - (28 January 2022)
The next EOSC Symposium will be held from 14 to 17 November, in Prague and online. It will bring updates…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation has launched a renewed and greatly enriched version of the French Open…
RDAP Summit 2022: Envisioning an Inclusive Data Future The Research Data Access and Preservation (RDAP) Summit will be held online March…
Open Repositories 2022 - (19 January 2022)
We are pleased to announce the dates, theme, and venue for Open Repositories 2022. It will be held 6th –…
In the framework of the French presidency of the European Union, France is organising the 'Paris Open Science European Conference"…
The 3rd Workshop on the connection of ESFRI Research Infrastructures (RIs) to the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) titled will…
IDCC is an established annual event reaching out to individuals, organisations and institutions across all disciplines and domains involved in…
As set out in the Second National Plan for Open Science, the Open Science Research Data Award's aim is to…
iPRES 2022 - (7 December 2021)
Digital preservation is a shared challenge, and it’s the challenge the Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) has faced since our foundation…
At the end of its General Conference on November 24th 2021, UNESCO adopted a Recommendation on Open Science. The text…
The Steering Committee for Open Science has selected 26 winners in the framework of the National Fund for Open Science's…
Software is all around us: it powers our industry, fuels innovation, supports scientific research and lies at the heart of…
The IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) has established itself as the world’s premier research conference in data mining.…
RDA 19th Plenary Meeting - (4 November 2021)
Part of International Data Week The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance…
Empowering Discovery in Open Social Sciences and Humanities The goal of the conference is to create space for discussing the…
The French Open Science Monitor was created in 2019 in the framework of the National Plan for Open Science. It…
Open Science Research Data Awards - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
Open Science Free Software Award - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
France has adopted a Second National Plan for Open Science which extends, reinforces and renews the actions carried out during…
Key Facts about the Conference a three-day virtual conference, free to attend, present, and publish, 3 great keynote speakers 500+…
The event was originally planned to be held at the Academy of Sciences. Due to the pandemic, it will be…
EAHIL 2022 - (27 September 2021)
After two years of only virtual events it is our pleasure to welcome you either in person or virtually to…
FORCE2021 - (27 September 2021)
FORCE11 is pleased to announce that its annual conference for 2021 will be held online under the theme “FORCE2021: Joining…
The Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS), a part of SPARC Europe, has successfully supported two pledging rounds…
Open Science Conference - (24 September 2021)
The Open Science Conference 2022 is the 9th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
DCMI Virtual 2021 - (16 September 2021)
The theme of 2021 DCMI Virtual is Metadata Innovation. The programme will include virtual, invited and moderated sessions including keynotes,…
Research data: a strategic subject - (15 September 2021)
The issue of data is a strategic subject and was the subject of a report commissioned by the French Prime…
Recherche Data Gouv: a national federated research data platform will be available in the first quarter of 2022 as the…
The 20th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2021) is the premier international forum for the Semantic Web and Knowledge Graph…
This year, they are looking at how EGI ((EGI : European Grid Infrastructure)) Federation is contributing to shaping the digital…
2nd Gaia-X Summit - (6 September 2021)
This year's Summit will showcase how data and services are shared in the trusting environment of the Gaia-X ecosystem, bringing…
10th Annual Meeting of the GRC - (2 September 2021)
The 10th GRC (Global Research Council) Annual Meeting will held from 30 May to 3 June 2022 in Panama. The…
78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting - (1 September 2021)
The 78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting will be held on 6-7 December 2021, in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The event is hosted by the Slovenian Presidency of…
Digital Transformation of Grey Literature: Exploring Next Generation Grey Grey literature is once again at a crossroads in its known…
Online from Luxembourg to the world: The Publications Office of the European Union is organising the first EU Open Data Days Data is a…
PUBMET2021 Conference - (4 August 2021)
The 8th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science We welcome you to take part in PUBMET2021…
LIBER 2022 - (3 August 2021)
LIBER, together with the University Library of Southern Denmark / Syddansk Universitetsbibliotek (SDU), are proud to announce that the next…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR 2021 goes Online Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and…
Mark your calendar for Peer Review Week (PRW) 2021, September 20-24. This year’s event is dedicated to the theme “Identity…
Article written by Camille Maumet with contributions from all the members of GPLO, the Committee for Open Science's 'free and…
The theme for TDWG 2021 is Connecting the world of biodiversity data: uniting people, processes, and tools. In addition to…
Open science (also referred to as open scholarship) is at a crossroads. Implementation and adoption are progressing, with researchers, research…
RDA 18th Plenary Meeting - (24 June 2021)
24 September 2021 : The RDA Virtual Plenary 18 (VP18) draft programme is now available at https://www.rd-alliance.org/rdas-18th-plenary-meeting-programme, with a revised…
Article written by Romain Féret, member of the Committee for Open Science's Research Data College. The Research Data College has…
This is another tangible step forward for immediate open access to scientific publications The no-transfer of rights strategy was initiated…
Dataverse is an open-source web application to share, preserve, cite, explore, and analyze research data. At the Dataverse Community Meeting…
The "Copyright" working group has just updated its Recommendations and legal aspects related to the creation and dissemination of a…
Two new working groups have been set up within the Committee for Open Science. These are disciplinary groups in health,…
We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2021 OASPA Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing.…
Article by Pierre Mounier ((Pierre Mounier is also the coordinator of the OPERAS project, associate director of OpenEdition and co-director…
The third study by the Committee for Open Science's "Generic Simple Data Hosting and Dissemination Service" group is now online.…
Blog post written by Quentin Dufour, David Pontille and Didier Torny, Project “Socio-Economics of Academic Publications”, The Committee for Open…
On March 4th, the Parliamentary Office for Evaluation of Scientific and Technological Options (OPECST) adopted the report Promouvoir et protéger…
Open Education Global 2021 - (14 April 2021)
The annual Open Education Global conference is trying something new in 2021 by focusing the entire conference on the UNESCO…
OAI12 - (14 April 2021)
The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication The main themes of this edition are: Scholarly publishing Digital research data…
The French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (MESRI) has made the first document in France officially presenting the…
EOSC Symposium 2021 - (7 April 2021)
Implementing an inclusive European Open Science Cloud The European Open Science Cloud has finally entered its highly-anticipated implementation phase, after…
FAIRsFAIR Week 2021 - (9 March 2021)
FAIRsFAIR is one of the Horizon 2020 projects for the implementation of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC). Its goal…
Would you like to contribute to the shift to a data-driven economy? This is your chance! The Publications Office of…
OAI12 – The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication will be held virtually from 6-10 September 2021. Participation is…
ENDORSE will be an online event. High dynamism and innovation underpin digital transformation of our public administrations. In this context,…
Since its creation the Free and Open Source Software Project Group has studied the many issues linked to software and…
In a statement, France commented on the first draft recommendation on open science published by UNESCO in October 2020. We…
FORCE2021 - (28 January 2021)
At a FORCE11 annual conference stakeholders come together for an open discussion, on an even playing field, to talk about…
Published on January 27, 2021 One of the measures taken for the first topic of "Generalising open access to publications"…
iPRES2021 - (26 January 2021)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
The third Flash Note from the French Barometer of Open Science (BSO) has just been published by the Ministry of…
Article 30 of the Law for a Digital Republic and the forthcoming implementation of Plan S have increased the need…
The working group had made two model contracts for periodicals available in July and is now adding a model contract…
LIBER 2021 | ONLINE - (11 January 2021)
Libraries and Open Knowledge: from vision to implementation   Call for papers The deadline for submitting a proposal is 31 January…
Data quality and data limitations: working towards equality through data curation The 16th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference…
The Steering Committee for Open Science selected 22 projects on the basis of an international jury's conclusions in the first…
In spring 2019 the Revue d’Intelligence Artificielle was sold and its editorial committee resigned. Subsequently members of the committee worked…
Are you starting your thesis or working as an apprentice researcher? Perhaps you have heard about open science but have…
Let’s shape together the new strategy for Cloud Computing in Europe! The Horizon Cloud Summit 2020 aims at gathering researchers…
Knowledge Exchange (KE) is an original entity both prospective and pragmatic in its approach to Open Science, aka Open Scholarship…
ICTeSSH2021 is a three-day virtual conference Participation in the conference is free of charge, but registration is mandatory and number…
EOSChub, FREYA and SSHOC are joining forces in shaping the EOSC.  We invite social science and humanities researchers, data experts,…
Open Science Conference 2021 - (17 September 2020)
The Open Science Conference 2021 will be held entirely online and has been extended to three days due to the…
The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance (RDA), and the local hosts announce that…
RDA’S 17th Plenary meeting - (14 September 2020)
Despite the welcome news regarding vaccination programmes being rolled out in the UK and around the world, the uncertainty around…
EOSC Symposium 2020 ONLINE - (13 August 2020)
This year's largest event organised by the EOSC Executive & Governing Boards with the support of the EOSC Secretariat project…
UNESCO has launched a global consultation aimed at formulating a single Recommendation on Open Science and establish standards which will…
The EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) is a biennial, pan-European, general science conference dedicated to scientific research and innovation. Each conference aims to…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR2020 goes Online. Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and our…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
International Conference on Data Mining and Software Engineering (DMSE 2020) will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and…
Five French Research Funding Agencies affirm their commitment to open science in a declaration signed on 29 June 2020. The…
The International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), and the Research Data Alliance (RDA) are…
UNESCO is developing a recommendation on Open Science. The roadmap is available online. The European and International College of the…
The European Commission launched a European data platform on COVID-19 in collaboration with several partners on April 20th to enable…
The International FAIR Convergence Symposium will now take place as a fully virtual event in the week 30 November -…
Message of April 20, 2020 In view of the current health situation concerning COVID-19, the closing date of the FNSO…
The Covid-19 epidemic has shown how necessary it is to progress in opening up scientific publications and research data. This…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) has decided to support three international open science infrastructures as part of…
COVID-19 The organizers of ICTeSSH 2020 have no choice but to hold the conference as a virtual meeting due to…
We're sorry to announce that the CRIS2020 conference planned for June 17-20, 2020 at the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT)…
Coronavirus Announcement - VIRTUAL CONFERENCE We have constantly analyzed the whole situation during lockdown whilst still preparing the conference in…
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, RDA has been contemplating the feasibility of holding its face-to-face plenary in Costa…
The CNRS Roadmap for Open Science - (26 February 2020)
Following on from the National Plan for Open Science launched in July 2018, the CNRS presented its Roadmap for Open…
Call for Abstracts The organizing committee of the OIS Research Conference 2020 at CERN IdeaSquare invites you to join the…
OPFCON Moves Online - (24 February 2020)
OPFCON Moves Online In light of the ongoing global pandemic, we have made the decision to move OPFCON online. In…
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC, THE CONGRESS HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO 27-29 SEPTEMBER, 2021.   We are…
As the face to face World Congress on Research Integrity (WCRI) 2021 in South Africa has been postponed to 2022, WCRI will…
With regret, due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the consequent uncertainty and disruption which will continue for the medium term,…
The Research Data College is entering a new phase of its work. It will structure its action for the year…
Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and with the safety of our community as a top priority the Local…
NEWS: Because of the CoViD, the DTU (Digital Tools & Uses) Congress has become virtual and so has the DDH…
23 March 2020: Update on the conference Data4History 2020  In view of the current circumstances, we have to postpone the…
A 1-day workshop for researchers, scholarly publishers, funders, policy makers, and opening citations advocates, interested in the creation, reuse, and…
The Research Data Summit was held at the Sorbonne University on Monday, January 27th and brought together nine networks representing…
New version of scanR - (28 January 2020)
scanR was launched in 2016 and there will be a new version in January 2020. This search engine can be…
The second Flash Note published by the Baromètre français de la science ouverte (French Open Science Monitor) has announced that…
The Couperin consortium has published the results of its survey of French researchers' publication and open access practices. It focused…
LIBER 2020 ONLINE - (20 January 2020)
Building Trust With Research Libraries In times of fake news and discussions about science, findings and facts, society needs research…
With the support of the Conference of University Presidents (CPU), the Couperin consortium has conducted a national survey on article…
OASPA Online Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing 2020 Registration is open for the OASPA 2020 Conference which will take…
Conference update, 23 March 2020 With the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, and with the wellbeing of our delegates being…
Due to measures taken to reduce the impact / spread of Covid-19, PV2020 will be postponed. Tentative new dates are…
iPRES 2020 POSTPONED - (10 December 2019)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
"There is an urgent need to improve the methods of evaluation of scientific research results by funding agencies, educational and…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation's Open Science Committee has commissioned the Couperin consortium to lead a consortium…
The French Open Science Monitor was a commitment announced by the National Open Science Plan and its first issue has…
European Dataverse Workshop 2020 - (4 November 2019)
Target Group: Representatives from (European) research institutions that are using, or planning to use, Dataverse to run their research data repositories,…
Our aim is to encourage research into the quality and credibility of peer review and scientific publication, to establish the…
Open Science Days 2020 - (10 October 2019)
The Max Planck Digital Library (MPDL) cordially invites you to participate in the Open Science Days 2020. The event will…
Purpose & Scope  One year on the launch of EOSC, this timely event wishes to provide a voice to the…
EOSC symposium - (16 September 2019)
An integral part of the EOSC Stakeholder Forum 26-28 November 2019, Budapest, Hungary Organised by EOSCsecretariat.eu in collaboration with the…
Open Science Conference 2020 - (4 September 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2020 is the 7th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
The Open Science Steering Committee, the decision-making body of the Open Science Committee, will launch a call for projects in…
Quality research data are key elements of the research process. They should be available at all times, publicly and free…
The programme The Digital Excellence Forum will start with a plenary debate on “Partnering for Digital Excellence”. Partnerships are a…
The Open Repositories Steering Committee and the Stellenbosch University hosts have decided to postpone the in-person conference planned for summer…
PASIG - (1 August 2019)
The PASIG Steering Committee, along with the local organizers at Biblioteca digital memoriademadrid, have discussed all current options for the…
"It is with a very heavy heart and great sadness that I inform you, on behalf of the organisers,  that…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
The National Research Agency (ANR) has asked the Open Science Committee for its opinion and recommendations on the implementation of…
In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, EuroScience and the Fondazione Internazionale Trieste announce the postponement of the 2020 edition of…
PUBMET2019 Conference - (21 June 2019)
The 6th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science. The PUBMET2019 conference will present innovative approaches, best…
A number of criteria,  qualified as exemplarity criteria, have been defined by the Committee for Open Science. They will be…
FORCE19 - (23 May 2019)
The FORCE11 annual conference is a different kind of meeting, where stakeholders come together – or scrummage – for an…
We are pleased to announce that registrations are now open for the 2019 Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing, which…
A new foundation, named the Directory of open access books (DOAB), has just been launched, gearing up Europe with a…
Motivations The 13th International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR'19) will be held at the Marconi University in Rome,…
Overview The 15th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the Digital Repository…
RDA 14th Plenary in Finland brings together data experts in research, industry and policy-making from all around the world and…
Data Summit 2019 - (17 April 2019)
“From Structured Text to Knowledge Graphs: Creating RDF Triples From Published Scholarly Data.” At Data Summit 2019, you’ll hear the…
A two day workshop exploring mechanisms for research policy monitoring and indicators: discussing the what 'indicators' and the how: infrastructure.…
The 6th World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI) in Hong Kong, which is co-organized by Melbourne, will explore the application…
French National Research Agency (ANR) "Flash" call for ideas on open sciences is a planned component of the national plan…
ICSTI’s 2019 Annual Conference and Workshops will take place in China on 24-26 September. This year’s conference is titled ‘OPEN…
The European Commission Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) eArchiving Building Block (including the E-ARK4ALL Consortium), the Archives of the Republic of…
The eInfraCentral project invites current and potential users of the European Open Science Cloud, service providers from Research Infrastructures and e-Infrastructures, national…
The OSFAIR is an international event for topics related to Open Science and is a joint initiative of several European…
Transforming Land Systems for People and Nature   Land use is key for achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development…
The ISSI 2019 Conference will provide an international forum for scientists, research managers and administrators, as well as information and…
EOSC-hub Week 2019 - (4 March 2019)
Following the success of last year's edition, EOSC-hub Week is back in its 2nd installment which will take place on 10-12 April 2019 at the…
The Scientific Committee for OAI 11 – The CERN-UNIGE Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication is pleased to announce that…
A Drexel Metadata Research Centre and CODATA workshop on knowledge sharing between research communities and research institutions, pre-event to the…
US open data legislation - (21 February 2019)
The Open, Public, Electronic, and Necessary (OPEN) Government Data Act was promulgated on January 14, 2019 . By signing it…
COAR Annual Meeting 2019 - (21 February 2019)
The Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) and the Center for Direct Scientific Communication (CCSD) are pleased to announce that…
DCMI 2019 - (19 February 2019)
The Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI) annual international conference in 2019 will be hosted by the National Library of Korea,…
The CODATA 2019 Conference will be held on 18-19 September 2019 in Beijing, China. This year’s conference theme is: Towards…
PIDapalooza 2019 - (30 January 2019)
PIDapalooza is back and better than ever! The two-day Persistent Identifier festival returns January 23-24, 2019. California Digital Library, Crossref,…
RDA Thirteenth Plenary Meeting - (30 January 2019)
Data professionals, researchers, industry leaders, entrepreneurs and policymakers from all disciplines and geographies will reconvene from April 2-4, in Philadelphia,…
Open Science Conference 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2019 is the 6th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0. It is dedicated…
Open Science in Psychology 2019 - (30 January 2019)
As a response to the replication crisis in psychology, the last six years witnessed the development and implementation of various…
An interactive learning opportunity for Non-APC based publishers and fora To continue the efforts of OpenAIRE to provide support to…
PASIG 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Biblioteca Daniel Cosío Villegas of El Colegio de Mexico and the Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG, http://www.preservationandarchivingsig.org/)…
The 14th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the University of Melbourne.…
The 2nd International Data Science Conference (iDSC 2019) brings together researchers, scientists, and business experts to discuss means of establishing…
The Commitee for Open Science has published a short reply to the online consultation run by the cOAlition S on…
The Committee for Open Science has made recommendations on the 10 points of the Plan S in response to a…
2018: a good year for open access - (16 January 2019)
Every year Heather Morrison reports on the past year with figures on her blog The Imaginary Journal of Poetic Economics. For…
SPARC has put a report online which updates information on European policies on open data and science by concentrating on…
During the 14th Berlin Open Access Conference, on 3-4 December 2018, a joint statement was drafted by the French Open…
The guide to setting up Plan S - (3 December 2018)
The cOAlition S has just published the guide to setting up Plan S. The document is seven pages long, and…
The programme for the first National Open Science Days (JNSO) is online. These days will be on December 4th, 5th…
The European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) was launched on November 23rd 2018 at an event organized in Vienna by the…
Making FAIR principles reality - (23 November 2018)
The European Commission's group of experts' final report and action plan on FAIR data have just been published. They highlight…
LIBER and other organizations – Allied for Startups, the League of European Research Universities (LERU), the European University Association (EUA) and…
In a statement dated November 5th 2018, Wellcome and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced that they are joining the…
Elpub2019 - (30 October 2018)
In 2019, the Electronic Publishing conference will expand your horizons and perceptions! Taking as an inspirational starting point the term…
Proposal from the French Open science committee - Free and open source group / Proposition du Comité pour la science…
On Tuesday September 4th 2018, 11 National research funding organizations announced the launch of cOAlition S, with the support of…
Feedback from the French Open science committee / Commentaires du Comité pour la science ouverte (PDF) The draft methodological note[1]…
The SCOSS coalition (Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services) is a network of institutions engaged in securing the future…
Today, Wednesday July 4th 2018, Frédérique VIDAL, Minister of Higher Education, Research, and Innovation revealed the national plan for open…
This guide was written by researchers, lawyers and professionals of scientific and technical information* to inform researchers clearly and simply…
This report, commissioned by BSN 4 and BSN 7, is concerned with the new ways in which open access journals…

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The French National Open Science Fund is contributing to the "Supporting Ukrainian Editorial Staff" campaign to preserve scientific publishing capacity…
FORCE2022 - (9 June 2022)
Save the Date! The FORCE11 annual conference will be held online December 6-8, 2022. We are beginning the organizing process…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
"Turning the Internet into a meaningful data space" We have been living a data revolution for decades now. Every day,…
We are pleased to announce that the OASPA 2022 annual conference will take place online from 20 -22 September 2022.…
The annual Dataverse Community Meeting is an opportunity to build, grow, and enrich the global community. Like the open-source Dataverse…
Are you confused by all the ‘alternative’ scholarly publishing platforms that have emerged over recent years? A Knowledge Exchange working…
Proposals are invited for the CILIP Metadata and Discovery Group (MDG) biennial conference “Metadata and Discovery” to be held from…
DCMI 2022 - (26 April 2022)
In 2022, the twentieth International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications (DC-2022) is expanding its scope to the whole…
EOSC-Pillar Final Event - (19 April 2022)
Description and Scope The EOSC-Pillar Final Event: Building an EOSC from National Contributions will highlight some of the main results…
ETD 2022 – FAIRness of ETDs - (11 April 2022)
The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD), an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination,…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) is providing financial support for three international infrastructures chosen by SCOSS -…
COAR Annual meeting 2022 - (29 March 2022)
The Role of Repositories in the Radical Transformation of Scholarly Communications With COVID-19 and the UNESCO Open Science Recommendation, open…
The presentations and videos of the OSEC 2022 conference held in Paris on 4 and 5 February, are available from…
15th International Conference on Current Research Information Systems CRIS 2022 is organised by euroCRIS in cooperation with the Ministry of Science…
In January 2020, most organizations laid out ambitious plans, covering a complete roadmap to steer themselves through the months to…
In October 2022, Brno will host a gathering of leaders in the field of research infrastructures – their users, policymakers,…
EOSC#4 General Assembly - (28 February 2022)
The next meeting of the General Assembly of the EOSC Association will take place on 24th and 25th May 2022,…
Digital Assembly - (14 February 2022)
The Digital Assembly is an event in the European Digital Agenda co-hosted by the countries holding the presidency of the…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation is presenting the first Open Science Awards for Open Source Research Software.…
ESFRI 20th anniversary conference - (28 January 2022)
European Research Infrastructures at the heart of scientific discoveries As part of the French Presidency of the Council of the…
EOSC Symposium 2022 - (28 January 2022)
The next EOSC Symposium will be held from 14 to 17 November, in Prague and online. It will bring updates…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation has launched a renewed and greatly enriched version of the French Open…
RDAP Summit 2022: Envisioning an Inclusive Data Future The Research Data Access and Preservation (RDAP) Summit will be held online March…
Open Repositories 2022 - (19 January 2022)
We are pleased to announce the dates, theme, and venue for Open Repositories 2022. It will be held 6th –…
In the framework of the French presidency of the European Union, France is organising the 'Paris Open Science European Conference"…
The 3rd Workshop on the connection of ESFRI Research Infrastructures (RIs) to the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) titled will…
IDCC is an established annual event reaching out to individuals, organisations and institutions across all disciplines and domains involved in…
As set out in the Second National Plan for Open Science, the Open Science Research Data Award's aim is to…
iPRES 2022 - (7 December 2021)
Digital preservation is a shared challenge, and it’s the challenge the Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) has faced since our foundation…
At the end of its General Conference on November 24th 2021, UNESCO adopted a Recommendation on Open Science. The text…
The Steering Committee for Open Science has selected 26 winners in the framework of the National Fund for Open Science's…
Software is all around us: it powers our industry, fuels innovation, supports scientific research and lies at the heart of…
The IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) has established itself as the world’s premier research conference in data mining.…
RDA 19th Plenary Meeting - (4 November 2021)
Part of International Data Week The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance…
Empowering Discovery in Open Social Sciences and Humanities The goal of the conference is to create space for discussing the…
The French Open Science Monitor was created in 2019 in the framework of the National Plan for Open Science. It…
Open Science Research Data Awards - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
Open Science Free Software Award - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
France has adopted a Second National Plan for Open Science which extends, reinforces and renews the actions carried out during…
Key Facts about the Conference a three-day virtual conference, free to attend, present, and publish, 3 great keynote speakers 500+…
The event was originally planned to be held at the Academy of Sciences. Due to the pandemic, it will be…
EAHIL 2022 - (27 September 2021)
After two years of only virtual events it is our pleasure to welcome you either in person or virtually to…
FORCE2021 - (27 September 2021)
FORCE11 is pleased to announce that its annual conference for 2021 will be held online under the theme “FORCE2021: Joining…
The Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS), a part of SPARC Europe, has successfully supported two pledging rounds…
Open Science Conference - (24 September 2021)
The Open Science Conference 2022 is the 9th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
DCMI Virtual 2021 - (16 September 2021)
The theme of 2021 DCMI Virtual is Metadata Innovation. The programme will include virtual, invited and moderated sessions including keynotes,…
Research data: a strategic subject - (15 September 2021)
The issue of data is a strategic subject and was the subject of a report commissioned by the French Prime…
Recherche Data Gouv: a national federated research data platform will be available in the first quarter of 2022 as the…
The 20th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2021) is the premier international forum for the Semantic Web and Knowledge Graph…
This year, they are looking at how EGI ((EGI : European Grid Infrastructure)) Federation is contributing to shaping the digital…
2nd Gaia-X Summit - (6 September 2021)
This year's Summit will showcase how data and services are shared in the trusting environment of the Gaia-X ecosystem, bringing…
10th Annual Meeting of the GRC - (2 September 2021)
The 10th GRC (Global Research Council) Annual Meeting will held from 30 May to 3 June 2022 in Panama. The…
78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting - (1 September 2021)
The 78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting will be held on 6-7 December 2021, in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The event is hosted by the Slovenian Presidency of…
Digital Transformation of Grey Literature: Exploring Next Generation Grey Grey literature is once again at a crossroads in its known…
Online from Luxembourg to the world: The Publications Office of the European Union is organising the first EU Open Data Days Data is a…
PUBMET2021 Conference - (4 August 2021)
The 8th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science We welcome you to take part in PUBMET2021…
LIBER 2022 - (3 August 2021)
LIBER, together with the University Library of Southern Denmark / Syddansk Universitetsbibliotek (SDU), are proud to announce that the next…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR 2021 goes Online Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and…
Mark your calendar for Peer Review Week (PRW) 2021, September 20-24. This year’s event is dedicated to the theme “Identity…
Article written by Camille Maumet with contributions from all the members of GPLO, the Committee for Open Science's 'free and…
The theme for TDWG 2021 is Connecting the world of biodiversity data: uniting people, processes, and tools. In addition to…
Open science (also referred to as open scholarship) is at a crossroads. Implementation and adoption are progressing, with researchers, research…
RDA 18th Plenary Meeting - (24 June 2021)
24 September 2021 : The RDA Virtual Plenary 18 (VP18) draft programme is now available at https://www.rd-alliance.org/rdas-18th-plenary-meeting-programme, with a revised…
Article written by Romain Féret, member of the Committee for Open Science's Research Data College. The Research Data College has…
This is another tangible step forward for immediate open access to scientific publications The no-transfer of rights strategy was initiated…
Dataverse is an open-source web application to share, preserve, cite, explore, and analyze research data. At the Dataverse Community Meeting…
The "Copyright" working group has just updated its Recommendations and legal aspects related to the creation and dissemination of a…
Two new working groups have been set up within the Committee for Open Science. These are disciplinary groups in health,…
We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2021 OASPA Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing.…
Article by Pierre Mounier ((Pierre Mounier is also the coordinator of the OPERAS project, associate director of OpenEdition and co-director…
The third study by the Committee for Open Science's "Generic Simple Data Hosting and Dissemination Service" group is now online.…
Blog post written by Quentin Dufour, David Pontille and Didier Torny, Project “Socio-Economics of Academic Publications”, The Committee for Open…
On March 4th, the Parliamentary Office for Evaluation of Scientific and Technological Options (OPECST) adopted the report Promouvoir et protéger…
Open Education Global 2021 - (14 April 2021)
The annual Open Education Global conference is trying something new in 2021 by focusing the entire conference on the UNESCO…
OAI12 - (14 April 2021)
The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication The main themes of this edition are: Scholarly publishing Digital research data…
The French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (MESRI) has made the first document in France officially presenting the…
EOSC Symposium 2021 - (7 April 2021)
Implementing an inclusive European Open Science Cloud The European Open Science Cloud has finally entered its highly-anticipated implementation phase, after…
FAIRsFAIR Week 2021 - (9 March 2021)
FAIRsFAIR is one of the Horizon 2020 projects for the implementation of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC). Its goal…
Would you like to contribute to the shift to a data-driven economy? This is your chance! The Publications Office of…
OAI12 – The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication will be held virtually from 6-10 September 2021. Participation is…
ENDORSE will be an online event. High dynamism and innovation underpin digital transformation of our public administrations. In this context,…
Since its creation the Free and Open Source Software Project Group has studied the many issues linked to software and…
In a statement, France commented on the first draft recommendation on open science published by UNESCO in October 2020. We…
FORCE2021 - (28 January 2021)
At a FORCE11 annual conference stakeholders come together for an open discussion, on an even playing field, to talk about…
Published on January 27, 2021 One of the measures taken for the first topic of "Generalising open access to publications"…
iPRES2021 - (26 January 2021)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
The third Flash Note from the French Barometer of Open Science (BSO) has just been published by the Ministry of…
Article 30 of the Law for a Digital Republic and the forthcoming implementation of Plan S have increased the need…
The working group had made two model contracts for periodicals available in July and is now adding a model contract…
LIBER 2021 | ONLINE - (11 January 2021)
Libraries and Open Knowledge: from vision to implementation   Call for papers The deadline for submitting a proposal is 31 January…
Data quality and data limitations: working towards equality through data curation The 16th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference…
The Steering Committee for Open Science selected 22 projects on the basis of an international jury's conclusions in the first…
In spring 2019 the Revue d’Intelligence Artificielle was sold and its editorial committee resigned. Subsequently members of the committee worked…
Are you starting your thesis or working as an apprentice researcher? Perhaps you have heard about open science but have…
Let’s shape together the new strategy for Cloud Computing in Europe! The Horizon Cloud Summit 2020 aims at gathering researchers…
Knowledge Exchange (KE) is an original entity both prospective and pragmatic in its approach to Open Science, aka Open Scholarship…
ICTeSSH2021 is a three-day virtual conference Participation in the conference is free of charge, but registration is mandatory and number…
EOSChub, FREYA and SSHOC are joining forces in shaping the EOSC.  We invite social science and humanities researchers, data experts,…
Open Science Conference 2021 - (17 September 2020)
The Open Science Conference 2021 will be held entirely online and has been extended to three days due to the…
The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance (RDA), and the local hosts announce that…
RDA’S 17th Plenary meeting - (14 September 2020)
Despite the welcome news regarding vaccination programmes being rolled out in the UK and around the world, the uncertainty around…
EOSC Symposium 2020 ONLINE - (13 August 2020)
This year's largest event organised by the EOSC Executive & Governing Boards with the support of the EOSC Secretariat project…
UNESCO has launched a global consultation aimed at formulating a single Recommendation on Open Science and establish standards which will…
The EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) is a biennial, pan-European, general science conference dedicated to scientific research and innovation. Each conference aims to…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR2020 goes Online. Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and our…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
International Conference on Data Mining and Software Engineering (DMSE 2020) will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and…
Five French Research Funding Agencies affirm their commitment to open science in a declaration signed on 29 June 2020. The…
The International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), and the Research Data Alliance (RDA) are…
UNESCO is developing a recommendation on Open Science. The roadmap is available online. The European and International College of the…
The European Commission launched a European data platform on COVID-19 in collaboration with several partners on April 20th to enable…
The International FAIR Convergence Symposium will now take place as a fully virtual event in the week 30 November -…
Message of April 20, 2020 In view of the current health situation concerning COVID-19, the closing date of the FNSO…
The Covid-19 epidemic has shown how necessary it is to progress in opening up scientific publications and research data. This…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) has decided to support three international open science infrastructures as part of…
COVID-19 The organizers of ICTeSSH 2020 have no choice but to hold the conference as a virtual meeting due to…
We're sorry to announce that the CRIS2020 conference planned for June 17-20, 2020 at the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT)…
Coronavirus Announcement - VIRTUAL CONFERENCE We have constantly analyzed the whole situation during lockdown whilst still preparing the conference in…
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, RDA has been contemplating the feasibility of holding its face-to-face plenary in Costa…
The CNRS Roadmap for Open Science - (26 February 2020)
Following on from the National Plan for Open Science launched in July 2018, the CNRS presented its Roadmap for Open…
Call for Abstracts The organizing committee of the OIS Research Conference 2020 at CERN IdeaSquare invites you to join the…
OPFCON Moves Online - (24 February 2020)
OPFCON Moves Online In light of the ongoing global pandemic, we have made the decision to move OPFCON online. In…
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC, THE CONGRESS HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO 27-29 SEPTEMBER, 2021.   We are…
As the face to face World Congress on Research Integrity (WCRI) 2021 in South Africa has been postponed to 2022, WCRI will…
With regret, due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the consequent uncertainty and disruption which will continue for the medium term,…
The Research Data College is entering a new phase of its work. It will structure its action for the year…
Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and with the safety of our community as a top priority the Local…
NEWS: Because of the CoViD, the DTU (Digital Tools & Uses) Congress has become virtual and so has the DDH…
23 March 2020: Update on the conference Data4History 2020  In view of the current circumstances, we have to postpone the…
A 1-day workshop for researchers, scholarly publishers, funders, policy makers, and opening citations advocates, interested in the creation, reuse, and…
The Research Data Summit was held at the Sorbonne University on Monday, January 27th and brought together nine networks representing…
New version of scanR - (28 January 2020)
scanR was launched in 2016 and there will be a new version in January 2020. This search engine can be…
The second Flash Note published by the Baromètre français de la science ouverte (French Open Science Monitor) has announced that…
The Couperin consortium has published the results of its survey of French researchers' publication and open access practices. It focused…
LIBER 2020 ONLINE - (20 January 2020)
Building Trust With Research Libraries In times of fake news and discussions about science, findings and facts, society needs research…
With the support of the Conference of University Presidents (CPU), the Couperin consortium has conducted a national survey on article…
OASPA Online Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing 2020 Registration is open for the OASPA 2020 Conference which will take…
Conference update, 23 March 2020 With the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, and with the wellbeing of our delegates being…
Due to measures taken to reduce the impact / spread of Covid-19, PV2020 will be postponed. Tentative new dates are…
iPRES 2020 POSTPONED - (10 December 2019)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
"There is an urgent need to improve the methods of evaluation of scientific research results by funding agencies, educational and…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation's Open Science Committee has commissioned the Couperin consortium to lead a consortium…
The French Open Science Monitor was a commitment announced by the National Open Science Plan and its first issue has…
European Dataverse Workshop 2020 - (4 November 2019)
Target Group: Representatives from (European) research institutions that are using, or planning to use, Dataverse to run their research data repositories,…
Our aim is to encourage research into the quality and credibility of peer review and scientific publication, to establish the…
Open Science Days 2020 - (10 October 2019)
The Max Planck Digital Library (MPDL) cordially invites you to participate in the Open Science Days 2020. The event will…
Purpose & Scope  One year on the launch of EOSC, this timely event wishes to provide a voice to the…
EOSC symposium - (16 September 2019)
An integral part of the EOSC Stakeholder Forum 26-28 November 2019, Budapest, Hungary Organised by EOSCsecretariat.eu in collaboration with the…
Open Science Conference 2020 - (4 September 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2020 is the 7th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
The Open Science Steering Committee, the decision-making body of the Open Science Committee, will launch a call for projects in…
Quality research data are key elements of the research process. They should be available at all times, publicly and free…
The programme The Digital Excellence Forum will start with a plenary debate on “Partnering for Digital Excellence”. Partnerships are a…
The Open Repositories Steering Committee and the Stellenbosch University hosts have decided to postpone the in-person conference planned for summer…
PASIG - (1 August 2019)
The PASIG Steering Committee, along with the local organizers at Biblioteca digital memoriademadrid, have discussed all current options for the…
"It is with a very heavy heart and great sadness that I inform you, on behalf of the organisers,  that…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
The National Research Agency (ANR) has asked the Open Science Committee for its opinion and recommendations on the implementation of…
In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, EuroScience and the Fondazione Internazionale Trieste announce the postponement of the 2020 edition of…
PUBMET2019 Conference - (21 June 2019)
The 6th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science. The PUBMET2019 conference will present innovative approaches, best…
A number of criteria,  qualified as exemplarity criteria, have been defined by the Committee for Open Science. They will be…
FORCE19 - (23 May 2019)
The FORCE11 annual conference is a different kind of meeting, where stakeholders come together – or scrummage – for an…
We are pleased to announce that registrations are now open for the 2019 Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing, which…
A new foundation, named the Directory of open access books (DOAB), has just been launched, gearing up Europe with a…
Motivations The 13th International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR'19) will be held at the Marconi University in Rome,…
Overview The 15th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the Digital Repository…
RDA 14th Plenary in Finland brings together data experts in research, industry and policy-making from all around the world and…
Data Summit 2019 - (17 April 2019)
“From Structured Text to Knowledge Graphs: Creating RDF Triples From Published Scholarly Data.” At Data Summit 2019, you’ll hear the…
A two day workshop exploring mechanisms for research policy monitoring and indicators: discussing the what 'indicators' and the how: infrastructure.…
The 6th World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI) in Hong Kong, which is co-organized by Melbourne, will explore the application…
French National Research Agency (ANR) "Flash" call for ideas on open sciences is a planned component of the national plan…
ICSTI’s 2019 Annual Conference and Workshops will take place in China on 24-26 September. This year’s conference is titled ‘OPEN…
The European Commission Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) eArchiving Building Block (including the E-ARK4ALL Consortium), the Archives of the Republic of…
The eInfraCentral project invites current and potential users of the European Open Science Cloud, service providers from Research Infrastructures and e-Infrastructures, national…
The OSFAIR is an international event for topics related to Open Science and is a joint initiative of several European…
Transforming Land Systems for People and Nature   Land use is key for achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development…
The ISSI 2019 Conference will provide an international forum for scientists, research managers and administrators, as well as information and…
EOSC-hub Week 2019 - (4 March 2019)
Following the success of last year's edition, EOSC-hub Week is back in its 2nd installment which will take place on 10-12 April 2019 at the…
The Scientific Committee for OAI 11 – The CERN-UNIGE Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication is pleased to announce that…
A Drexel Metadata Research Centre and CODATA workshop on knowledge sharing between research communities and research institutions, pre-event to the…
US open data legislation - (21 February 2019)
The Open, Public, Electronic, and Necessary (OPEN) Government Data Act was promulgated on January 14, 2019 . By signing it…
COAR Annual Meeting 2019 - (21 February 2019)
The Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) and the Center for Direct Scientific Communication (CCSD) are pleased to announce that…
DCMI 2019 - (19 February 2019)
The Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI) annual international conference in 2019 will be hosted by the National Library of Korea,…
The CODATA 2019 Conference will be held on 18-19 September 2019 in Beijing, China. This year’s conference theme is: Towards…
PIDapalooza 2019 - (30 January 2019)
PIDapalooza is back and better than ever! The two-day Persistent Identifier festival returns January 23-24, 2019. California Digital Library, Crossref,…
RDA Thirteenth Plenary Meeting - (30 January 2019)
Data professionals, researchers, industry leaders, entrepreneurs and policymakers from all disciplines and geographies will reconvene from April 2-4, in Philadelphia,…
Open Science Conference 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2019 is the 6th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0. It is dedicated…
Open Science in Psychology 2019 - (30 January 2019)
As a response to the replication crisis in psychology, the last six years witnessed the development and implementation of various…
An interactive learning opportunity for Non-APC based publishers and fora To continue the efforts of OpenAIRE to provide support to…
PASIG 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Biblioteca Daniel Cosío Villegas of El Colegio de Mexico and the Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG, http://www.preservationandarchivingsig.org/)…
The 14th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the University of Melbourne.…
The 2nd International Data Science Conference (iDSC 2019) brings together researchers, scientists, and business experts to discuss means of establishing…
The Commitee for Open Science has published a short reply to the online consultation run by the cOAlition S on…
The Committee for Open Science has made recommendations on the 10 points of the Plan S in response to a…
2018: a good year for open access - (16 January 2019)
Every year Heather Morrison reports on the past year with figures on her blog The Imaginary Journal of Poetic Economics. For…
SPARC has put a report online which updates information on European policies on open data and science by concentrating on…
During the 14th Berlin Open Access Conference, on 3-4 December 2018, a joint statement was drafted by the French Open…
The guide to setting up Plan S - (3 December 2018)
The cOAlition S has just published the guide to setting up Plan S. The document is seven pages long, and…
The programme for the first National Open Science Days (JNSO) is online. These days will be on December 4th, 5th…
The European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) was launched on November 23rd 2018 at an event organized in Vienna by the…
Making FAIR principles reality - (23 November 2018)
The European Commission's group of experts' final report and action plan on FAIR data have just been published. They highlight…
LIBER and other organizations – Allied for Startups, the League of European Research Universities (LERU), the European University Association (EUA) and…
In a statement dated November 5th 2018, Wellcome and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced that they are joining the…
Elpub2019 - (30 October 2018)
In 2019, the Electronic Publishing conference will expand your horizons and perceptions! Taking as an inspirational starting point the term…
Proposal from the French Open science committee - Free and open source group / Proposition du Comité pour la science…
On Tuesday September 4th 2018, 11 National research funding organizations announced the launch of cOAlition S, with the support of…
Feedback from the French Open science committee / Commentaires du Comité pour la science ouverte (PDF) The draft methodological note[1]…
The SCOSS coalition (Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services) is a network of institutions engaged in securing the future…
Today, Wednesday July 4th 2018, Frédérique VIDAL, Minister of Higher Education, Research, and Innovation revealed the national plan for open…
This guide was written by researchers, lawyers and professionals of scientific and technical information* to inform researchers clearly and simply…
This report, commissioned by BSN 4 and BSN 7, is concerned with the new ways in which open access journals…

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The French National Open Science Fund is contributing to the "Supporting Ukrainian Editorial Staff" campaign to preserve scientific publishing capacity…
FORCE2022 - (9 June 2022)
Save the Date! The FORCE11 annual conference will be held online December 6-8, 2022. We are beginning the organizing process…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
"Turning the Internet into a meaningful data space" We have been living a data revolution for decades now. Every day,…
We are pleased to announce that the OASPA 2022 annual conference will take place online from 20 -22 September 2022.…
The annual Dataverse Community Meeting is an opportunity to build, grow, and enrich the global community. Like the open-source Dataverse…
Are you confused by all the ‘alternative’ scholarly publishing platforms that have emerged over recent years? A Knowledge Exchange working…
Proposals are invited for the CILIP Metadata and Discovery Group (MDG) biennial conference “Metadata and Discovery” to be held from…
DCMI 2022 - (26 April 2022)
In 2022, the twentieth International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications (DC-2022) is expanding its scope to the whole…
EOSC-Pillar Final Event - (19 April 2022)
Description and Scope The EOSC-Pillar Final Event: Building an EOSC from National Contributions will highlight some of the main results…
ETD 2022 – FAIRness of ETDs - (11 April 2022)
The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD), an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination,…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) is providing financial support for three international infrastructures chosen by SCOSS -…
COAR Annual meeting 2022 - (29 March 2022)
The Role of Repositories in the Radical Transformation of Scholarly Communications With COVID-19 and the UNESCO Open Science Recommendation, open…
The presentations and videos of the OSEC 2022 conference held in Paris on 4 and 5 February, are available from…
15th International Conference on Current Research Information Systems CRIS 2022 is organised by euroCRIS in cooperation with the Ministry of Science…
In January 2020, most organizations laid out ambitious plans, covering a complete roadmap to steer themselves through the months to…
In October 2022, Brno will host a gathering of leaders in the field of research infrastructures – their users, policymakers,…
EOSC#4 General Assembly - (28 February 2022)
The next meeting of the General Assembly of the EOSC Association will take place on 24th and 25th May 2022,…
Digital Assembly - (14 February 2022)
The Digital Assembly is an event in the European Digital Agenda co-hosted by the countries holding the presidency of the…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation is presenting the first Open Science Awards for Open Source Research Software.…
ESFRI 20th anniversary conference - (28 January 2022)
European Research Infrastructures at the heart of scientific discoveries As part of the French Presidency of the Council of the…
EOSC Symposium 2022 - (28 January 2022)
The next EOSC Symposium will be held from 14 to 17 November, in Prague and online. It will bring updates…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation has launched a renewed and greatly enriched version of the French Open…
RDAP Summit 2022: Envisioning an Inclusive Data Future The Research Data Access and Preservation (RDAP) Summit will be held online March…
Open Repositories 2022 - (19 January 2022)
We are pleased to announce the dates, theme, and venue for Open Repositories 2022. It will be held 6th –…
In the framework of the French presidency of the European Union, France is organising the 'Paris Open Science European Conference"…
The 3rd Workshop on the connection of ESFRI Research Infrastructures (RIs) to the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) titled will…
IDCC is an established annual event reaching out to individuals, organisations and institutions across all disciplines and domains involved in…
As set out in the Second National Plan for Open Science, the Open Science Research Data Award's aim is to…
iPRES 2022 - (7 December 2021)
Digital preservation is a shared challenge, and it’s the challenge the Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) has faced since our foundation…
At the end of its General Conference on November 24th 2021, UNESCO adopted a Recommendation on Open Science. The text…
The Steering Committee for Open Science has selected 26 winners in the framework of the National Fund for Open Science's…
Software is all around us: it powers our industry, fuels innovation, supports scientific research and lies at the heart of…
The IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) has established itself as the world’s premier research conference in data mining.…
RDA 19th Plenary Meeting - (4 November 2021)
Part of International Data Week The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance…
Empowering Discovery in Open Social Sciences and Humanities The goal of the conference is to create space for discussing the…
The French Open Science Monitor was created in 2019 in the framework of the National Plan for Open Science. It…
Open Science Research Data Awards - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
Open Science Free Software Award - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
France has adopted a Second National Plan for Open Science which extends, reinforces and renews the actions carried out during…
Key Facts about the Conference a three-day virtual conference, free to attend, present, and publish, 3 great keynote speakers 500+…
The event was originally planned to be held at the Academy of Sciences. Due to the pandemic, it will be…
EAHIL 2022 - (27 September 2021)
After two years of only virtual events it is our pleasure to welcome you either in person or virtually to…
FORCE2021 - (27 September 2021)
FORCE11 is pleased to announce that its annual conference for 2021 will be held online under the theme “FORCE2021: Joining…
The Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS), a part of SPARC Europe, has successfully supported two pledging rounds…
Open Science Conference - (24 September 2021)
The Open Science Conference 2022 is the 9th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
DCMI Virtual 2021 - (16 September 2021)
The theme of 2021 DCMI Virtual is Metadata Innovation. The programme will include virtual, invited and moderated sessions including keynotes,…
Research data: a strategic subject - (15 September 2021)
The issue of data is a strategic subject and was the subject of a report commissioned by the French Prime…
Recherche Data Gouv: a national federated research data platform will be available in the first quarter of 2022 as the…
The 20th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2021) is the premier international forum for the Semantic Web and Knowledge Graph…
This year, they are looking at how EGI ((EGI : European Grid Infrastructure)) Federation is contributing to shaping the digital…
2nd Gaia-X Summit - (6 September 2021)
This year's Summit will showcase how data and services are shared in the trusting environment of the Gaia-X ecosystem, bringing…
10th Annual Meeting of the GRC - (2 September 2021)
The 10th GRC (Global Research Council) Annual Meeting will held from 30 May to 3 June 2022 in Panama. The…
78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting - (1 September 2021)
The 78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting will be held on 6-7 December 2021, in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The event is hosted by the Slovenian Presidency of…
Digital Transformation of Grey Literature: Exploring Next Generation Grey Grey literature is once again at a crossroads in its known…
Online from Luxembourg to the world: The Publications Office of the European Union is organising the first EU Open Data Days Data is a…
PUBMET2021 Conference - (4 August 2021)
The 8th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science We welcome you to take part in PUBMET2021…
LIBER 2022 - (3 August 2021)
LIBER, together with the University Library of Southern Denmark / Syddansk Universitetsbibliotek (SDU), are proud to announce that the next…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR 2021 goes Online Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and…
Mark your calendar for Peer Review Week (PRW) 2021, September 20-24. This year’s event is dedicated to the theme “Identity…
Article written by Camille Maumet with contributions from all the members of GPLO, the Committee for Open Science's 'free and…
The theme for TDWG 2021 is Connecting the world of biodiversity data: uniting people, processes, and tools. In addition to…
Open science (also referred to as open scholarship) is at a crossroads. Implementation and adoption are progressing, with researchers, research…
RDA 18th Plenary Meeting - (24 June 2021)
24 September 2021 : The RDA Virtual Plenary 18 (VP18) draft programme is now available at https://www.rd-alliance.org/rdas-18th-plenary-meeting-programme, with a revised…
Article written by Romain Féret, member of the Committee for Open Science's Research Data College. The Research Data College has…
This is another tangible step forward for immediate open access to scientific publications The no-transfer of rights strategy was initiated…
Dataverse is an open-source web application to share, preserve, cite, explore, and analyze research data. At the Dataverse Community Meeting…
The "Copyright" working group has just updated its Recommendations and legal aspects related to the creation and dissemination of a…
Two new working groups have been set up within the Committee for Open Science. These are disciplinary groups in health,…
We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2021 OASPA Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing.…
Article by Pierre Mounier ((Pierre Mounier is also the coordinator of the OPERAS project, associate director of OpenEdition and co-director…
The third study by the Committee for Open Science's "Generic Simple Data Hosting and Dissemination Service" group is now online.…
Blog post written by Quentin Dufour, David Pontille and Didier Torny, Project “Socio-Economics of Academic Publications”, The Committee for Open…
On March 4th, the Parliamentary Office for Evaluation of Scientific and Technological Options (OPECST) adopted the report Promouvoir et protéger…
Open Education Global 2021 - (14 April 2021)
The annual Open Education Global conference is trying something new in 2021 by focusing the entire conference on the UNESCO…
OAI12 - (14 April 2021)
The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication The main themes of this edition are: Scholarly publishing Digital research data…
The French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (MESRI) has made the first document in France officially presenting the…
EOSC Symposium 2021 - (7 April 2021)
Implementing an inclusive European Open Science Cloud The European Open Science Cloud has finally entered its highly-anticipated implementation phase, after…
FAIRsFAIR Week 2021 - (9 March 2021)
FAIRsFAIR is one of the Horizon 2020 projects for the implementation of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC). Its goal…
Would you like to contribute to the shift to a data-driven economy? This is your chance! The Publications Office of…
OAI12 – The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication will be held virtually from 6-10 September 2021. Participation is…
ENDORSE will be an online event. High dynamism and innovation underpin digital transformation of our public administrations. In this context,…
Since its creation the Free and Open Source Software Project Group has studied the many issues linked to software and…
In a statement, France commented on the first draft recommendation on open science published by UNESCO in October 2020. We…
FORCE2021 - (28 January 2021)
At a FORCE11 annual conference stakeholders come together for an open discussion, on an even playing field, to talk about…
Published on January 27, 2021 One of the measures taken for the first topic of "Generalising open access to publications"…
iPRES2021 - (26 January 2021)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
The third Flash Note from the French Barometer of Open Science (BSO) has just been published by the Ministry of…
Article 30 of the Law for a Digital Republic and the forthcoming implementation of Plan S have increased the need…
The working group had made two model contracts for periodicals available in July and is now adding a model contract…
LIBER 2021 | ONLINE - (11 January 2021)
Libraries and Open Knowledge: from vision to implementation   Call for papers The deadline for submitting a proposal is 31 January…
Data quality and data limitations: working towards equality through data curation The 16th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference…
The Steering Committee for Open Science selected 22 projects on the basis of an international jury's conclusions in the first…
In spring 2019 the Revue d’Intelligence Artificielle was sold and its editorial committee resigned. Subsequently members of the committee worked…
Are you starting your thesis or working as an apprentice researcher? Perhaps you have heard about open science but have…
Let’s shape together the new strategy for Cloud Computing in Europe! The Horizon Cloud Summit 2020 aims at gathering researchers…
Knowledge Exchange (KE) is an original entity both prospective and pragmatic in its approach to Open Science, aka Open Scholarship…
ICTeSSH2021 is a three-day virtual conference Participation in the conference is free of charge, but registration is mandatory and number…
EOSChub, FREYA and SSHOC are joining forces in shaping the EOSC.  We invite social science and humanities researchers, data experts,…
Open Science Conference 2021 - (17 September 2020)
The Open Science Conference 2021 will be held entirely online and has been extended to three days due to the…
The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance (RDA), and the local hosts announce that…
RDA’S 17th Plenary meeting - (14 September 2020)
Despite the welcome news regarding vaccination programmes being rolled out in the UK and around the world, the uncertainty around…
EOSC Symposium 2020 ONLINE - (13 August 2020)
This year's largest event organised by the EOSC Executive & Governing Boards with the support of the EOSC Secretariat project…
UNESCO has launched a global consultation aimed at formulating a single Recommendation on Open Science and establish standards which will…
The EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) is a biennial, pan-European, general science conference dedicated to scientific research and innovation. Each conference aims to…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR2020 goes Online. Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and our…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
International Conference on Data Mining and Software Engineering (DMSE 2020) will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and…
Five French Research Funding Agencies affirm their commitment to open science in a declaration signed on 29 June 2020. The…
The International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), and the Research Data Alliance (RDA) are…
UNESCO is developing a recommendation on Open Science. The roadmap is available online. The European and International College of the…
The European Commission launched a European data platform on COVID-19 in collaboration with several partners on April 20th to enable…
The International FAIR Convergence Symposium will now take place as a fully virtual event in the week 30 November -…
Message of April 20, 2020 In view of the current health situation concerning COVID-19, the closing date of the FNSO…
The Covid-19 epidemic has shown how necessary it is to progress in opening up scientific publications and research data. This…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) has decided to support three international open science infrastructures as part of…
COVID-19 The organizers of ICTeSSH 2020 have no choice but to hold the conference as a virtual meeting due to…
We're sorry to announce that the CRIS2020 conference planned for June 17-20, 2020 at the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT)…
Coronavirus Announcement - VIRTUAL CONFERENCE We have constantly analyzed the whole situation during lockdown whilst still preparing the conference in…
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, RDA has been contemplating the feasibility of holding its face-to-face plenary in Costa…
The CNRS Roadmap for Open Science - (26 February 2020)
Following on from the National Plan for Open Science launched in July 2018, the CNRS presented its Roadmap for Open…
Call for Abstracts The organizing committee of the OIS Research Conference 2020 at CERN IdeaSquare invites you to join the…
OPFCON Moves Online - (24 February 2020)
OPFCON Moves Online In light of the ongoing global pandemic, we have made the decision to move OPFCON online. In…
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC, THE CONGRESS HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO 27-29 SEPTEMBER, 2021.   We are…
As the face to face World Congress on Research Integrity (WCRI) 2021 in South Africa has been postponed to 2022, WCRI will…
With regret, due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the consequent uncertainty and disruption which will continue for the medium term,…
The Research Data College is entering a new phase of its work. It will structure its action for the year…
Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and with the safety of our community as a top priority the Local…
NEWS: Because of the CoViD, the DTU (Digital Tools & Uses) Congress has become virtual and so has the DDH…
23 March 2020: Update on the conference Data4History 2020  In view of the current circumstances, we have to postpone the…
A 1-day workshop for researchers, scholarly publishers, funders, policy makers, and opening citations advocates, interested in the creation, reuse, and…
The Research Data Summit was held at the Sorbonne University on Monday, January 27th and brought together nine networks representing…
New version of scanR - (28 January 2020)
scanR was launched in 2016 and there will be a new version in January 2020. This search engine can be…
The second Flash Note published by the Baromètre français de la science ouverte (French Open Science Monitor) has announced that…
The Couperin consortium has published the results of its survey of French researchers' publication and open access practices. It focused…
LIBER 2020 ONLINE - (20 January 2020)
Building Trust With Research Libraries In times of fake news and discussions about science, findings and facts, society needs research…
With the support of the Conference of University Presidents (CPU), the Couperin consortium has conducted a national survey on article…
OASPA Online Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing 2020 Registration is open for the OASPA 2020 Conference which will take…
Conference update, 23 March 2020 With the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, and with the wellbeing of our delegates being…
Due to measures taken to reduce the impact / spread of Covid-19, PV2020 will be postponed. Tentative new dates are…
iPRES 2020 POSTPONED - (10 December 2019)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
"There is an urgent need to improve the methods of evaluation of scientific research results by funding agencies, educational and…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation's Open Science Committee has commissioned the Couperin consortium to lead a consortium…
The French Open Science Monitor was a commitment announced by the National Open Science Plan and its first issue has…
European Dataverse Workshop 2020 - (4 November 2019)
Target Group: Representatives from (European) research institutions that are using, or planning to use, Dataverse to run their research data repositories,…
Our aim is to encourage research into the quality and credibility of peer review and scientific publication, to establish the…
Open Science Days 2020 - (10 October 2019)
The Max Planck Digital Library (MPDL) cordially invites you to participate in the Open Science Days 2020. The event will…
Purpose & Scope  One year on the launch of EOSC, this timely event wishes to provide a voice to the…
EOSC symposium - (16 September 2019)
An integral part of the EOSC Stakeholder Forum 26-28 November 2019, Budapest, Hungary Organised by EOSCsecretariat.eu in collaboration with the…
Open Science Conference 2020 - (4 September 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2020 is the 7th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
The Open Science Steering Committee, the decision-making body of the Open Science Committee, will launch a call for projects in…
Quality research data are key elements of the research process. They should be available at all times, publicly and free…
The programme The Digital Excellence Forum will start with a plenary debate on “Partnering for Digital Excellence”. Partnerships are a…
The Open Repositories Steering Committee and the Stellenbosch University hosts have decided to postpone the in-person conference planned for summer…
PASIG - (1 August 2019)
The PASIG Steering Committee, along with the local organizers at Biblioteca digital memoriademadrid, have discussed all current options for the…
"It is with a very heavy heart and great sadness that I inform you, on behalf of the organisers,  that…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
The National Research Agency (ANR) has asked the Open Science Committee for its opinion and recommendations on the implementation of…
In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, EuroScience and the Fondazione Internazionale Trieste announce the postponement of the 2020 edition of…
PUBMET2019 Conference - (21 June 2019)
The 6th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science. The PUBMET2019 conference will present innovative approaches, best…
A number of criteria,  qualified as exemplarity criteria, have been defined by the Committee for Open Science. They will be…
FORCE19 - (23 May 2019)
The FORCE11 annual conference is a different kind of meeting, where stakeholders come together – or scrummage – for an…
We are pleased to announce that registrations are now open for the 2019 Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing, which…
A new foundation, named the Directory of open access books (DOAB), has just been launched, gearing up Europe with a…
Motivations The 13th International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR'19) will be held at the Marconi University in Rome,…
Overview The 15th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the Digital Repository…
RDA 14th Plenary in Finland brings together data experts in research, industry and policy-making from all around the world and…
Data Summit 2019 - (17 April 2019)
“From Structured Text to Knowledge Graphs: Creating RDF Triples From Published Scholarly Data.” At Data Summit 2019, you’ll hear the…
A two day workshop exploring mechanisms for research policy monitoring and indicators: discussing the what 'indicators' and the how: infrastructure.…
The 6th World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI) in Hong Kong, which is co-organized by Melbourne, will explore the application…
French National Research Agency (ANR) "Flash" call for ideas on open sciences is a planned component of the national plan…
ICSTI’s 2019 Annual Conference and Workshops will take place in China on 24-26 September. This year’s conference is titled ‘OPEN…
The European Commission Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) eArchiving Building Block (including the E-ARK4ALL Consortium), the Archives of the Republic of…
The eInfraCentral project invites current and potential users of the European Open Science Cloud, service providers from Research Infrastructures and e-Infrastructures, national…
The OSFAIR is an international event for topics related to Open Science and is a joint initiative of several European…
Transforming Land Systems for People and Nature   Land use is key for achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development…
The ISSI 2019 Conference will provide an international forum for scientists, research managers and administrators, as well as information and…
EOSC-hub Week 2019 - (4 March 2019)
Following the success of last year's edition, EOSC-hub Week is back in its 2nd installment which will take place on 10-12 April 2019 at the…
The Scientific Committee for OAI 11 – The CERN-UNIGE Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication is pleased to announce that…
A Drexel Metadata Research Centre and CODATA workshop on knowledge sharing between research communities and research institutions, pre-event to the…
US open data legislation - (21 February 2019)
The Open, Public, Electronic, and Necessary (OPEN) Government Data Act was promulgated on January 14, 2019 . By signing it…
COAR Annual Meeting 2019 - (21 February 2019)
The Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) and the Center for Direct Scientific Communication (CCSD) are pleased to announce that…
DCMI 2019 - (19 February 2019)
The Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI) annual international conference in 2019 will be hosted by the National Library of Korea,…
The CODATA 2019 Conference will be held on 18-19 September 2019 in Beijing, China. This year’s conference theme is: Towards…
PIDapalooza 2019 - (30 January 2019)
PIDapalooza is back and better than ever! The two-day Persistent Identifier festival returns January 23-24, 2019. California Digital Library, Crossref,…
RDA Thirteenth Plenary Meeting - (30 January 2019)
Data professionals, researchers, industry leaders, entrepreneurs and policymakers from all disciplines and geographies will reconvene from April 2-4, in Philadelphia,…
Open Science Conference 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2019 is the 6th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0. It is dedicated…
Open Science in Psychology 2019 - (30 January 2019)
As a response to the replication crisis in psychology, the last six years witnessed the development and implementation of various…
An interactive learning opportunity for Non-APC based publishers and fora To continue the efforts of OpenAIRE to provide support to…
PASIG 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Biblioteca Daniel Cosío Villegas of El Colegio de Mexico and the Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG, http://www.preservationandarchivingsig.org/)…
The 14th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the University of Melbourne.…
The 2nd International Data Science Conference (iDSC 2019) brings together researchers, scientists, and business experts to discuss means of establishing…
The Commitee for Open Science has published a short reply to the online consultation run by the cOAlition S on…
The Committee for Open Science has made recommendations on the 10 points of the Plan S in response to a…
2018: a good year for open access - (16 January 2019)
Every year Heather Morrison reports on the past year with figures on her blog The Imaginary Journal of Poetic Economics. For…
SPARC has put a report online which updates information on European policies on open data and science by concentrating on…
During the 14th Berlin Open Access Conference, on 3-4 December 2018, a joint statement was drafted by the French Open…
The guide to setting up Plan S - (3 December 2018)
The cOAlition S has just published the guide to setting up Plan S. The document is seven pages long, and…
The programme for the first National Open Science Days (JNSO) is online. These days will be on December 4th, 5th…
The European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) was launched on November 23rd 2018 at an event organized in Vienna by the…
Making FAIR principles reality - (23 November 2018)
The European Commission's group of experts' final report and action plan on FAIR data have just been published. They highlight…
LIBER and other organizations – Allied for Startups, the League of European Research Universities (LERU), the European University Association (EUA) and…
In a statement dated November 5th 2018, Wellcome and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced that they are joining the…
Elpub2019 - (30 October 2018)
In 2019, the Electronic Publishing conference will expand your horizons and perceptions! Taking as an inspirational starting point the term…
Proposal from the French Open science committee - Free and open source group / Proposition du Comité pour la science…
On Tuesday September 4th 2018, 11 National research funding organizations announced the launch of cOAlition S, with the support of…
Feedback from the French Open science committee / Commentaires du Comité pour la science ouverte (PDF) The draft methodological note[1]…
The SCOSS coalition (Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services) is a network of institutions engaged in securing the future…
Today, Wednesday July 4th 2018, Frédérique VIDAL, Minister of Higher Education, Research, and Innovation revealed the national plan for open…
This guide was written by researchers, lawyers and professionals of scientific and technical information* to inform researchers clearly and simply…
This report, commissioned by BSN 4 and BSN 7, is concerned with the new ways in which open access journals…

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The French National Open Science Fund is contributing to the "Supporting Ukrainian Editorial Staff" campaign to preserve scientific publishing capacity…
FORCE2022 - (9 June 2022)
Save the Date! The FORCE11 annual conference will be held online December 6-8, 2022. We are beginning the organizing process…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
"Turning the Internet into a meaningful data space" We have been living a data revolution for decades now. Every day,…
We are pleased to announce that the OASPA 2022 annual conference will take place online from 20 -22 September 2022.…
The annual Dataverse Community Meeting is an opportunity to build, grow, and enrich the global community. Like the open-source Dataverse…
Are you confused by all the ‘alternative’ scholarly publishing platforms that have emerged over recent years? A Knowledge Exchange working…
Proposals are invited for the CILIP Metadata and Discovery Group (MDG) biennial conference “Metadata and Discovery” to be held from…
DCMI 2022 - (26 April 2022)
In 2022, the twentieth International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications (DC-2022) is expanding its scope to the whole…
EOSC-Pillar Final Event - (19 April 2022)
Description and Scope The EOSC-Pillar Final Event: Building an EOSC from National Contributions will highlight some of the main results…
ETD 2022 – FAIRness of ETDs - (11 April 2022)
The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD), an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination,…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) is providing financial support for three international infrastructures chosen by SCOSS -…
COAR Annual meeting 2022 - (29 March 2022)
The Role of Repositories in the Radical Transformation of Scholarly Communications With COVID-19 and the UNESCO Open Science Recommendation, open…
The presentations and videos of the OSEC 2022 conference held in Paris on 4 and 5 February, are available from…
15th International Conference on Current Research Information Systems CRIS 2022 is organised by euroCRIS in cooperation with the Ministry of Science…
In January 2020, most organizations laid out ambitious plans, covering a complete roadmap to steer themselves through the months to…
In October 2022, Brno will host a gathering of leaders in the field of research infrastructures – their users, policymakers,…
EOSC#4 General Assembly - (28 February 2022)
The next meeting of the General Assembly of the EOSC Association will take place on 24th and 25th May 2022,…
Digital Assembly - (14 February 2022)
The Digital Assembly is an event in the European Digital Agenda co-hosted by the countries holding the presidency of the…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation is presenting the first Open Science Awards for Open Source Research Software.…
ESFRI 20th anniversary conference - (28 January 2022)
European Research Infrastructures at the heart of scientific discoveries As part of the French Presidency of the Council of the…
EOSC Symposium 2022 - (28 January 2022)
The next EOSC Symposium will be held from 14 to 17 November, in Prague and online. It will bring updates…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation has launched a renewed and greatly enriched version of the French Open…
RDAP Summit 2022: Envisioning an Inclusive Data Future The Research Data Access and Preservation (RDAP) Summit will be held online March…
Open Repositories 2022 - (19 January 2022)
We are pleased to announce the dates, theme, and venue for Open Repositories 2022. It will be held 6th –…
In the framework of the French presidency of the European Union, France is organising the 'Paris Open Science European Conference"…
The 3rd Workshop on the connection of ESFRI Research Infrastructures (RIs) to the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) titled will…
IDCC is an established annual event reaching out to individuals, organisations and institutions across all disciplines and domains involved in…
As set out in the Second National Plan for Open Science, the Open Science Research Data Award's aim is to…
iPRES 2022 - (7 December 2021)
Digital preservation is a shared challenge, and it’s the challenge the Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) has faced since our foundation…
At the end of its General Conference on November 24th 2021, UNESCO adopted a Recommendation on Open Science. The text…
The Steering Committee for Open Science has selected 26 winners in the framework of the National Fund for Open Science's…
Software is all around us: it powers our industry, fuels innovation, supports scientific research and lies at the heart of…
The IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) has established itself as the world’s premier research conference in data mining.…
RDA 19th Plenary Meeting - (4 November 2021)
Part of International Data Week The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance…
Empowering Discovery in Open Social Sciences and Humanities The goal of the conference is to create space for discussing the…
The French Open Science Monitor was created in 2019 in the framework of the National Plan for Open Science. It…
Open Science Research Data Awards - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
Open Science Free Software Award - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
France has adopted a Second National Plan for Open Science which extends, reinforces and renews the actions carried out during…
Key Facts about the Conference a three-day virtual conference, free to attend, present, and publish, 3 great keynote speakers 500+…
The event was originally planned to be held at the Academy of Sciences. Due to the pandemic, it will be…
EAHIL 2022 - (27 September 2021)
After two years of only virtual events it is our pleasure to welcome you either in person or virtually to…
FORCE2021 - (27 September 2021)
FORCE11 is pleased to announce that its annual conference for 2021 will be held online under the theme “FORCE2021: Joining…
The Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS), a part of SPARC Europe, has successfully supported two pledging rounds…
Open Science Conference - (24 September 2021)
The Open Science Conference 2022 is the 9th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
DCMI Virtual 2021 - (16 September 2021)
The theme of 2021 DCMI Virtual is Metadata Innovation. The programme will include virtual, invited and moderated sessions including keynotes,…
Research data: a strategic subject - (15 September 2021)
The issue of data is a strategic subject and was the subject of a report commissioned by the French Prime…
Recherche Data Gouv: a national federated research data platform will be available in the first quarter of 2022 as the…
The 20th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2021) is the premier international forum for the Semantic Web and Knowledge Graph…
This year, they are looking at how EGI ((EGI : European Grid Infrastructure)) Federation is contributing to shaping the digital…
2nd Gaia-X Summit - (6 September 2021)
This year's Summit will showcase how data and services are shared in the trusting environment of the Gaia-X ecosystem, bringing…
10th Annual Meeting of the GRC - (2 September 2021)
The 10th GRC (Global Research Council) Annual Meeting will held from 30 May to 3 June 2022 in Panama. The…
78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting - (1 September 2021)
The 78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting will be held on 6-7 December 2021, in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The event is hosted by the Slovenian Presidency of…
Digital Transformation of Grey Literature: Exploring Next Generation Grey Grey literature is once again at a crossroads in its known…
Online from Luxembourg to the world: The Publications Office of the European Union is organising the first EU Open Data Days Data is a…
PUBMET2021 Conference - (4 August 2021)
The 8th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science We welcome you to take part in PUBMET2021…
LIBER 2022 - (3 August 2021)
LIBER, together with the University Library of Southern Denmark / Syddansk Universitetsbibliotek (SDU), are proud to announce that the next…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR 2021 goes Online Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and…
Mark your calendar for Peer Review Week (PRW) 2021, September 20-24. This year’s event is dedicated to the theme “Identity…
Article written by Camille Maumet with contributions from all the members of GPLO, the Committee for Open Science's 'free and…
The theme for TDWG 2021 is Connecting the world of biodiversity data: uniting people, processes, and tools. In addition to…
Open science (also referred to as open scholarship) is at a crossroads. Implementation and adoption are progressing, with researchers, research…
RDA 18th Plenary Meeting - (24 June 2021)
24 September 2021 : The RDA Virtual Plenary 18 (VP18) draft programme is now available at https://www.rd-alliance.org/rdas-18th-plenary-meeting-programme, with a revised…
Article written by Romain Féret, member of the Committee for Open Science's Research Data College. The Research Data College has…
This is another tangible step forward for immediate open access to scientific publications The no-transfer of rights strategy was initiated…
Dataverse is an open-source web application to share, preserve, cite, explore, and analyze research data. At the Dataverse Community Meeting…
The "Copyright" working group has just updated its Recommendations and legal aspects related to the creation and dissemination of a…
Two new working groups have been set up within the Committee for Open Science. These are disciplinary groups in health,…
We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2021 OASPA Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing.…
Article by Pierre Mounier ((Pierre Mounier is also the coordinator of the OPERAS project, associate director of OpenEdition and co-director…
The third study by the Committee for Open Science's "Generic Simple Data Hosting and Dissemination Service" group is now online.…
Blog post written by Quentin Dufour, David Pontille and Didier Torny, Project “Socio-Economics of Academic Publications”, The Committee for Open…
On March 4th, the Parliamentary Office for Evaluation of Scientific and Technological Options (OPECST) adopted the report Promouvoir et protéger…
Open Education Global 2021 - (14 April 2021)
The annual Open Education Global conference is trying something new in 2021 by focusing the entire conference on the UNESCO…
OAI12 - (14 April 2021)
The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication The main themes of this edition are: Scholarly publishing Digital research data…
The French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (MESRI) has made the first document in France officially presenting the…
EOSC Symposium 2021 - (7 April 2021)
Implementing an inclusive European Open Science Cloud The European Open Science Cloud has finally entered its highly-anticipated implementation phase, after…
FAIRsFAIR Week 2021 - (9 March 2021)
FAIRsFAIR is one of the Horizon 2020 projects for the implementation of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC). Its goal…
Would you like to contribute to the shift to a data-driven economy? This is your chance! The Publications Office of…
OAI12 – The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication will be held virtually from 6-10 September 2021. Participation is…
ENDORSE will be an online event. High dynamism and innovation underpin digital transformation of our public administrations. In this context,…
Since its creation the Free and Open Source Software Project Group has studied the many issues linked to software and…
In a statement, France commented on the first draft recommendation on open science published by UNESCO in October 2020. We…
FORCE2021 - (28 January 2021)
At a FORCE11 annual conference stakeholders come together for an open discussion, on an even playing field, to talk about…
Published on January 27, 2021 One of the measures taken for the first topic of "Generalising open access to publications"…
iPRES2021 - (26 January 2021)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
The third Flash Note from the French Barometer of Open Science (BSO) has just been published by the Ministry of…
Article 30 of the Law for a Digital Republic and the forthcoming implementation of Plan S have increased the need…
The working group had made two model contracts for periodicals available in July and is now adding a model contract…
LIBER 2021 | ONLINE - (11 January 2021)
Libraries and Open Knowledge: from vision to implementation   Call for papers The deadline for submitting a proposal is 31 January…
Data quality and data limitations: working towards equality through data curation The 16th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference…
The Steering Committee for Open Science selected 22 projects on the basis of an international jury's conclusions in the first…
In spring 2019 the Revue d’Intelligence Artificielle was sold and its editorial committee resigned. Subsequently members of the committee worked…
Are you starting your thesis or working as an apprentice researcher? Perhaps you have heard about open science but have…
Let’s shape together the new strategy for Cloud Computing in Europe! The Horizon Cloud Summit 2020 aims at gathering researchers…
Knowledge Exchange (KE) is an original entity both prospective and pragmatic in its approach to Open Science, aka Open Scholarship…
ICTeSSH2021 is a three-day virtual conference Participation in the conference is free of charge, but registration is mandatory and number…
EOSChub, FREYA and SSHOC are joining forces in shaping the EOSC.  We invite social science and humanities researchers, data experts,…
Open Science Conference 2021 - (17 September 2020)
The Open Science Conference 2021 will be held entirely online and has been extended to three days due to the…
The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance (RDA), and the local hosts announce that…
RDA’S 17th Plenary meeting - (14 September 2020)
Despite the welcome news regarding vaccination programmes being rolled out in the UK and around the world, the uncertainty around…
EOSC Symposium 2020 ONLINE - (13 August 2020)
This year's largest event organised by the EOSC Executive & Governing Boards with the support of the EOSC Secretariat project…
UNESCO has launched a global consultation aimed at formulating a single Recommendation on Open Science and establish standards which will…
The EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) is a biennial, pan-European, general science conference dedicated to scientific research and innovation. Each conference aims to…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR2020 goes Online. Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and our…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
International Conference on Data Mining and Software Engineering (DMSE 2020) will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and…
Five French Research Funding Agencies affirm their commitment to open science in a declaration signed on 29 June 2020. The…
The International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), and the Research Data Alliance (RDA) are…
UNESCO is developing a recommendation on Open Science. The roadmap is available online. The European and International College of the…
The European Commission launched a European data platform on COVID-19 in collaboration with several partners on April 20th to enable…
The International FAIR Convergence Symposium will now take place as a fully virtual event in the week 30 November -…
Message of April 20, 2020 In view of the current health situation concerning COVID-19, the closing date of the FNSO…
The Covid-19 epidemic has shown how necessary it is to progress in opening up scientific publications and research data. This…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) has decided to support three international open science infrastructures as part of…
COVID-19 The organizers of ICTeSSH 2020 have no choice but to hold the conference as a virtual meeting due to…
We're sorry to announce that the CRIS2020 conference planned for June 17-20, 2020 at the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT)…
Coronavirus Announcement - VIRTUAL CONFERENCE We have constantly analyzed the whole situation during lockdown whilst still preparing the conference in…
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, RDA has been contemplating the feasibility of holding its face-to-face plenary in Costa…
The CNRS Roadmap for Open Science - (26 February 2020)
Following on from the National Plan for Open Science launched in July 2018, the CNRS presented its Roadmap for Open…
Call for Abstracts The organizing committee of the OIS Research Conference 2020 at CERN IdeaSquare invites you to join the…
OPFCON Moves Online - (24 February 2020)
OPFCON Moves Online In light of the ongoing global pandemic, we have made the decision to move OPFCON online. In…
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC, THE CONGRESS HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO 27-29 SEPTEMBER, 2021.   We are…
As the face to face World Congress on Research Integrity (WCRI) 2021 in South Africa has been postponed to 2022, WCRI will…
With regret, due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the consequent uncertainty and disruption which will continue for the medium term,…
The Research Data College is entering a new phase of its work. It will structure its action for the year…
Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and with the safety of our community as a top priority the Local…
NEWS: Because of the CoViD, the DTU (Digital Tools & Uses) Congress has become virtual and so has the DDH…
23 March 2020: Update on the conference Data4History 2020  In view of the current circumstances, we have to postpone the…
A 1-day workshop for researchers, scholarly publishers, funders, policy makers, and opening citations advocates, interested in the creation, reuse, and…
The Research Data Summit was held at the Sorbonne University on Monday, January 27th and brought together nine networks representing…
New version of scanR - (28 January 2020)
scanR was launched in 2016 and there will be a new version in January 2020. This search engine can be…
The second Flash Note published by the Baromètre français de la science ouverte (French Open Science Monitor) has announced that…
The Couperin consortium has published the results of its survey of French researchers' publication and open access practices. It focused…
LIBER 2020 ONLINE - (20 January 2020)
Building Trust With Research Libraries In times of fake news and discussions about science, findings and facts, society needs research…
With the support of the Conference of University Presidents (CPU), the Couperin consortium has conducted a national survey on article…
OASPA Online Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing 2020 Registration is open for the OASPA 2020 Conference which will take…
Conference update, 23 March 2020 With the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, and with the wellbeing of our delegates being…
Due to measures taken to reduce the impact / spread of Covid-19, PV2020 will be postponed. Tentative new dates are…
iPRES 2020 POSTPONED - (10 December 2019)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
"There is an urgent need to improve the methods of evaluation of scientific research results by funding agencies, educational and…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation's Open Science Committee has commissioned the Couperin consortium to lead a consortium…
The French Open Science Monitor was a commitment announced by the National Open Science Plan and its first issue has…
European Dataverse Workshop 2020 - (4 November 2019)
Target Group: Representatives from (European) research institutions that are using, or planning to use, Dataverse to run their research data repositories,…
Our aim is to encourage research into the quality and credibility of peer review and scientific publication, to establish the…
Open Science Days 2020 - (10 October 2019)
The Max Planck Digital Library (MPDL) cordially invites you to participate in the Open Science Days 2020. The event will…
Purpose & Scope  One year on the launch of EOSC, this timely event wishes to provide a voice to the…
EOSC symposium - (16 September 2019)
An integral part of the EOSC Stakeholder Forum 26-28 November 2019, Budapest, Hungary Organised by EOSCsecretariat.eu in collaboration with the…
Open Science Conference 2020 - (4 September 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2020 is the 7th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
The Open Science Steering Committee, the decision-making body of the Open Science Committee, will launch a call for projects in…
Quality research data are key elements of the research process. They should be available at all times, publicly and free…
The programme The Digital Excellence Forum will start with a plenary debate on “Partnering for Digital Excellence”. Partnerships are a…
The Open Repositories Steering Committee and the Stellenbosch University hosts have decided to postpone the in-person conference planned for summer…
PASIG - (1 August 2019)
The PASIG Steering Committee, along with the local organizers at Biblioteca digital memoriademadrid, have discussed all current options for the…
"It is with a very heavy heart and great sadness that I inform you, on behalf of the organisers,  that…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
The National Research Agency (ANR) has asked the Open Science Committee for its opinion and recommendations on the implementation of…
In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, EuroScience and the Fondazione Internazionale Trieste announce the postponement of the 2020 edition of…
PUBMET2019 Conference - (21 June 2019)
The 6th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science. The PUBMET2019 conference will present innovative approaches, best…
A number of criteria,  qualified as exemplarity criteria, have been defined by the Committee for Open Science. They will be…
FORCE19 - (23 May 2019)
The FORCE11 annual conference is a different kind of meeting, where stakeholders come together – or scrummage – for an…
We are pleased to announce that registrations are now open for the 2019 Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing, which…
A new foundation, named the Directory of open access books (DOAB), has just been launched, gearing up Europe with a…
Motivations The 13th International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR'19) will be held at the Marconi University in Rome,…
Overview The 15th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the Digital Repository…
RDA 14th Plenary in Finland brings together data experts in research, industry and policy-making from all around the world and…
Data Summit 2019 - (17 April 2019)
“From Structured Text to Knowledge Graphs: Creating RDF Triples From Published Scholarly Data.” At Data Summit 2019, you’ll hear the…
A two day workshop exploring mechanisms for research policy monitoring and indicators: discussing the what 'indicators' and the how: infrastructure.…
The 6th World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI) in Hong Kong, which is co-organized by Melbourne, will explore the application…
French National Research Agency (ANR) "Flash" call for ideas on open sciences is a planned component of the national plan…
ICSTI’s 2019 Annual Conference and Workshops will take place in China on 24-26 September. This year’s conference is titled ‘OPEN…
The European Commission Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) eArchiving Building Block (including the E-ARK4ALL Consortium), the Archives of the Republic of…
The eInfraCentral project invites current and potential users of the European Open Science Cloud, service providers from Research Infrastructures and e-Infrastructures, national…
The OSFAIR is an international event for topics related to Open Science and is a joint initiative of several European…
Transforming Land Systems for People and Nature   Land use is key for achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development…
The ISSI 2019 Conference will provide an international forum for scientists, research managers and administrators, as well as information and…
EOSC-hub Week 2019 - (4 March 2019)
Following the success of last year's edition, EOSC-hub Week is back in its 2nd installment which will take place on 10-12 April 2019 at the…
The Scientific Committee for OAI 11 – The CERN-UNIGE Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication is pleased to announce that…
A Drexel Metadata Research Centre and CODATA workshop on knowledge sharing between research communities and research institutions, pre-event to the…
US open data legislation - (21 February 2019)
The Open, Public, Electronic, and Necessary (OPEN) Government Data Act was promulgated on January 14, 2019 . By signing it…
COAR Annual Meeting 2019 - (21 February 2019)
The Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) and the Center for Direct Scientific Communication (CCSD) are pleased to announce that…
DCMI 2019 - (19 February 2019)
The Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI) annual international conference in 2019 will be hosted by the National Library of Korea,…
The CODATA 2019 Conference will be held on 18-19 September 2019 in Beijing, China. This year’s conference theme is: Towards…
PIDapalooza 2019 - (30 January 2019)
PIDapalooza is back and better than ever! The two-day Persistent Identifier festival returns January 23-24, 2019. California Digital Library, Crossref,…
RDA Thirteenth Plenary Meeting - (30 January 2019)
Data professionals, researchers, industry leaders, entrepreneurs and policymakers from all disciplines and geographies will reconvene from April 2-4, in Philadelphia,…
Open Science Conference 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2019 is the 6th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0. It is dedicated…
Open Science in Psychology 2019 - (30 January 2019)
As a response to the replication crisis in psychology, the last six years witnessed the development and implementation of various…
An interactive learning opportunity for Non-APC based publishers and fora To continue the efforts of OpenAIRE to provide support to…
PASIG 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Biblioteca Daniel Cosío Villegas of El Colegio de Mexico and the Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG, http://www.preservationandarchivingsig.org/)…
The 14th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the University of Melbourne.…
The 2nd International Data Science Conference (iDSC 2019) brings together researchers, scientists, and business experts to discuss means of establishing…
The Commitee for Open Science has published a short reply to the online consultation run by the cOAlition S on…
The Committee for Open Science has made recommendations on the 10 points of the Plan S in response to a…
2018: a good year for open access - (16 January 2019)
Every year Heather Morrison reports on the past year with figures on her blog The Imaginary Journal of Poetic Economics. For…
SPARC has put a report online which updates information on European policies on open data and science by concentrating on…
During the 14th Berlin Open Access Conference, on 3-4 December 2018, a joint statement was drafted by the French Open…
The guide to setting up Plan S - (3 December 2018)
The cOAlition S has just published the guide to setting up Plan S. The document is seven pages long, and…
The programme for the first National Open Science Days (JNSO) is online. These days will be on December 4th, 5th…
The European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) was launched on November 23rd 2018 at an event organized in Vienna by the…
Making FAIR principles reality - (23 November 2018)
The European Commission's group of experts' final report and action plan on FAIR data have just been published. They highlight…
LIBER and other organizations – Allied for Startups, the League of European Research Universities (LERU), the European University Association (EUA) and…
In a statement dated November 5th 2018, Wellcome and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced that they are joining the…
Elpub2019 - (30 October 2018)
In 2019, the Electronic Publishing conference will expand your horizons and perceptions! Taking as an inspirational starting point the term…
Proposal from the French Open science committee - Free and open source group / Proposition du Comité pour la science…
On Tuesday September 4th 2018, 11 National research funding organizations announced the launch of cOAlition S, with the support of…
Feedback from the French Open science committee / Commentaires du Comité pour la science ouverte (PDF) The draft methodological note[1]…
The SCOSS coalition (Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services) is a network of institutions engaged in securing the future…
Today, Wednesday July 4th 2018, Frédérique VIDAL, Minister of Higher Education, Research, and Innovation revealed the national plan for open…
This guide was written by researchers, lawyers and professionals of scientific and technical information* to inform researchers clearly and simply…
This report, commissioned by BSN 4 and BSN 7, is concerned with the new ways in which open access journals…

News

The French National Open Science Fund is contributing to the "Supporting Ukrainian Editorial Staff" campaign to preserve scientific publishing capacity…
FORCE2022 - (9 June 2022)
Save the Date! The FORCE11 annual conference will be held online December 6-8, 2022. We are beginning the organizing process…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
"Turning the Internet into a meaningful data space" We have been living a data revolution for decades now. Every day,…
We are pleased to announce that the OASPA 2022 annual conference will take place online from 20 -22 September 2022.…
The annual Dataverse Community Meeting is an opportunity to build, grow, and enrich the global community. Like the open-source Dataverse…
Are you confused by all the ‘alternative’ scholarly publishing platforms that have emerged over recent years? A Knowledge Exchange working…
Proposals are invited for the CILIP Metadata and Discovery Group (MDG) biennial conference “Metadata and Discovery” to be held from…
DCMI 2022 - (26 April 2022)
In 2022, the twentieth International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications (DC-2022) is expanding its scope to the whole…
EOSC-Pillar Final Event - (19 April 2022)
Description and Scope The EOSC-Pillar Final Event: Building an EOSC from National Contributions will highlight some of the main results…
ETD 2022 – FAIRness of ETDs - (11 April 2022)
The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD), an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination,…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) is providing financial support for three international infrastructures chosen by SCOSS -…
COAR Annual meeting 2022 - (29 March 2022)
The Role of Repositories in the Radical Transformation of Scholarly Communications With COVID-19 and the UNESCO Open Science Recommendation, open…
The presentations and videos of the OSEC 2022 conference held in Paris on 4 and 5 February, are available from…
15th International Conference on Current Research Information Systems CRIS 2022 is organised by euroCRIS in cooperation with the Ministry of Science…
In January 2020, most organizations laid out ambitious plans, covering a complete roadmap to steer themselves through the months to…
In October 2022, Brno will host a gathering of leaders in the field of research infrastructures – their users, policymakers,…
EOSC#4 General Assembly - (28 February 2022)
The next meeting of the General Assembly of the EOSC Association will take place on 24th and 25th May 2022,…
Digital Assembly - (14 February 2022)
The Digital Assembly is an event in the European Digital Agenda co-hosted by the countries holding the presidency of the…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation is presenting the first Open Science Awards for Open Source Research Software.…
ESFRI 20th anniversary conference - (28 January 2022)
European Research Infrastructures at the heart of scientific discoveries As part of the French Presidency of the Council of the…
EOSC Symposium 2022 - (28 January 2022)
The next EOSC Symposium will be held from 14 to 17 November, in Prague and online. It will bring updates…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation has launched a renewed and greatly enriched version of the French Open…
RDAP Summit 2022: Envisioning an Inclusive Data Future The Research Data Access and Preservation (RDAP) Summit will be held online March…
Open Repositories 2022 - (19 January 2022)
We are pleased to announce the dates, theme, and venue for Open Repositories 2022. It will be held 6th –…
In the framework of the French presidency of the European Union, France is organising the 'Paris Open Science European Conference"…
The 3rd Workshop on the connection of ESFRI Research Infrastructures (RIs) to the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) titled will…
IDCC is an established annual event reaching out to individuals, organisations and institutions across all disciplines and domains involved in…
As set out in the Second National Plan for Open Science, the Open Science Research Data Award's aim is to…
iPRES 2022 - (7 December 2021)
Digital preservation is a shared challenge, and it’s the challenge the Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) has faced since our foundation…
At the end of its General Conference on November 24th 2021, UNESCO adopted a Recommendation on Open Science. The text…
The Steering Committee for Open Science has selected 26 winners in the framework of the National Fund for Open Science's…
Software is all around us: it powers our industry, fuels innovation, supports scientific research and lies at the heart of…
The IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) has established itself as the world’s premier research conference in data mining.…
RDA 19th Plenary Meeting - (4 November 2021)
Part of International Data Week The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance…
Empowering Discovery in Open Social Sciences and Humanities The goal of the conference is to create space for discussing the…
The French Open Science Monitor was created in 2019 in the framework of the National Plan for Open Science. It…
Open Science Research Data Awards - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
Open Science Free Software Award - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
France has adopted a Second National Plan for Open Science which extends, reinforces and renews the actions carried out during…
Key Facts about the Conference a three-day virtual conference, free to attend, present, and publish, 3 great keynote speakers 500+…
The event was originally planned to be held at the Academy of Sciences. Due to the pandemic, it will be…
EAHIL 2022 - (27 September 2021)
After two years of only virtual events it is our pleasure to welcome you either in person or virtually to…
FORCE2021 - (27 September 2021)
FORCE11 is pleased to announce that its annual conference for 2021 will be held online under the theme “FORCE2021: Joining…
The Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS), a part of SPARC Europe, has successfully supported two pledging rounds…
Open Science Conference - (24 September 2021)
The Open Science Conference 2022 is the 9th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
DCMI Virtual 2021 - (16 September 2021)
The theme of 2021 DCMI Virtual is Metadata Innovation. The programme will include virtual, invited and moderated sessions including keynotes,…
Research data: a strategic subject - (15 September 2021)
The issue of data is a strategic subject and was the subject of a report commissioned by the French Prime…
Recherche Data Gouv: a national federated research data platform will be available in the first quarter of 2022 as the…
The 20th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2021) is the premier international forum for the Semantic Web and Knowledge Graph…
This year, they are looking at how EGI ((EGI : European Grid Infrastructure)) Federation is contributing to shaping the digital…
2nd Gaia-X Summit - (6 September 2021)
This year's Summit will showcase how data and services are shared in the trusting environment of the Gaia-X ecosystem, bringing…
10th Annual Meeting of the GRC - (2 September 2021)
The 10th GRC (Global Research Council) Annual Meeting will held from 30 May to 3 June 2022 in Panama. The…
78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting - (1 September 2021)
The 78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting will be held on 6-7 December 2021, in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The event is hosted by the Slovenian Presidency of…
Digital Transformation of Grey Literature: Exploring Next Generation Grey Grey literature is once again at a crossroads in its known…
Online from Luxembourg to the world: The Publications Office of the European Union is organising the first EU Open Data Days Data is a…
PUBMET2021 Conference - (4 August 2021)
The 8th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science We welcome you to take part in PUBMET2021…
LIBER 2022 - (3 August 2021)
LIBER, together with the University Library of Southern Denmark / Syddansk Universitetsbibliotek (SDU), are proud to announce that the next…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR 2021 goes Online Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and…
Mark your calendar for Peer Review Week (PRW) 2021, September 20-24. This year’s event is dedicated to the theme “Identity…
Article written by Camille Maumet with contributions from all the members of GPLO, the Committee for Open Science's 'free and…
The theme for TDWG 2021 is Connecting the world of biodiversity data: uniting people, processes, and tools. In addition to…
Open science (also referred to as open scholarship) is at a crossroads. Implementation and adoption are progressing, with researchers, research…
RDA 18th Plenary Meeting - (24 June 2021)
24 September 2021 : The RDA Virtual Plenary 18 (VP18) draft programme is now available at https://www.rd-alliance.org/rdas-18th-plenary-meeting-programme, with a revised…
Article written by Romain Féret, member of the Committee for Open Science's Research Data College. The Research Data College has…
This is another tangible step forward for immediate open access to scientific publications The no-transfer of rights strategy was initiated…
Dataverse is an open-source web application to share, preserve, cite, explore, and analyze research data. At the Dataverse Community Meeting…
The "Copyright" working group has just updated its Recommendations and legal aspects related to the creation and dissemination of a…
Two new working groups have been set up within the Committee for Open Science. These are disciplinary groups in health,…
We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2021 OASPA Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing.…
Article by Pierre Mounier ((Pierre Mounier is also the coordinator of the OPERAS project, associate director of OpenEdition and co-director…
The third study by the Committee for Open Science's "Generic Simple Data Hosting and Dissemination Service" group is now online.…
Blog post written by Quentin Dufour, David Pontille and Didier Torny, Project “Socio-Economics of Academic Publications”, The Committee for Open…
On March 4th, the Parliamentary Office for Evaluation of Scientific and Technological Options (OPECST) adopted the report Promouvoir et protéger…
Open Education Global 2021 - (14 April 2021)
The annual Open Education Global conference is trying something new in 2021 by focusing the entire conference on the UNESCO…
OAI12 - (14 April 2021)
The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication The main themes of this edition are: Scholarly publishing Digital research data…
The French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (MESRI) has made the first document in France officially presenting the…
EOSC Symposium 2021 - (7 April 2021)
Implementing an inclusive European Open Science Cloud The European Open Science Cloud has finally entered its highly-anticipated implementation phase, after…
FAIRsFAIR Week 2021 - (9 March 2021)
FAIRsFAIR is one of the Horizon 2020 projects for the implementation of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC). Its goal…
Would you like to contribute to the shift to a data-driven economy? This is your chance! The Publications Office of…
OAI12 – The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication will be held virtually from 6-10 September 2021. Participation is…
ENDORSE will be an online event. High dynamism and innovation underpin digital transformation of our public administrations. In this context,…
Since its creation the Free and Open Source Software Project Group has studied the many issues linked to software and…
In a statement, France commented on the first draft recommendation on open science published by UNESCO in October 2020. We…
FORCE2021 - (28 January 2021)
At a FORCE11 annual conference stakeholders come together for an open discussion, on an even playing field, to talk about…
Published on January 27, 2021 One of the measures taken for the first topic of "Generalising open access to publications"…
iPRES2021 - (26 January 2021)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
The third Flash Note from the French Barometer of Open Science (BSO) has just been published by the Ministry of…
Article 30 of the Law for a Digital Republic and the forthcoming implementation of Plan S have increased the need…
The working group had made two model contracts for periodicals available in July and is now adding a model contract…
LIBER 2021 | ONLINE - (11 January 2021)
Libraries and Open Knowledge: from vision to implementation   Call for papers The deadline for submitting a proposal is 31 January…
Data quality and data limitations: working towards equality through data curation The 16th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference…
The Steering Committee for Open Science selected 22 projects on the basis of an international jury's conclusions in the first…
In spring 2019 the Revue d’Intelligence Artificielle was sold and its editorial committee resigned. Subsequently members of the committee worked…
Are you starting your thesis or working as an apprentice researcher? Perhaps you have heard about open science but have…
Let’s shape together the new strategy for Cloud Computing in Europe! The Horizon Cloud Summit 2020 aims at gathering researchers…
Knowledge Exchange (KE) is an original entity both prospective and pragmatic in its approach to Open Science, aka Open Scholarship…
ICTeSSH2021 is a three-day virtual conference Participation in the conference is free of charge, but registration is mandatory and number…
EOSChub, FREYA and SSHOC are joining forces in shaping the EOSC.  We invite social science and humanities researchers, data experts,…
Open Science Conference 2021 - (17 September 2020)
The Open Science Conference 2021 will be held entirely online and has been extended to three days due to the…
The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance (RDA), and the local hosts announce that…
RDA’S 17th Plenary meeting - (14 September 2020)
Despite the welcome news regarding vaccination programmes being rolled out in the UK and around the world, the uncertainty around…
EOSC Symposium 2020 ONLINE - (13 August 2020)
This year's largest event organised by the EOSC Executive & Governing Boards with the support of the EOSC Secretariat project…
UNESCO has launched a global consultation aimed at formulating a single Recommendation on Open Science and establish standards which will…
The EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) is a biennial, pan-European, general science conference dedicated to scientific research and innovation. Each conference aims to…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR2020 goes Online. Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and our…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
International Conference on Data Mining and Software Engineering (DMSE 2020) will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and…
Five French Research Funding Agencies affirm their commitment to open science in a declaration signed on 29 June 2020. The…
The International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), and the Research Data Alliance (RDA) are…
UNESCO is developing a recommendation on Open Science. The roadmap is available online. The European and International College of the…
The European Commission launched a European data platform on COVID-19 in collaboration with several partners on April 20th to enable…
The International FAIR Convergence Symposium will now take place as a fully virtual event in the week 30 November -…
Message of April 20, 2020 In view of the current health situation concerning COVID-19, the closing date of the FNSO…
The Covid-19 epidemic has shown how necessary it is to progress in opening up scientific publications and research data. This…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) has decided to support three international open science infrastructures as part of…
COVID-19 The organizers of ICTeSSH 2020 have no choice but to hold the conference as a virtual meeting due to…
We're sorry to announce that the CRIS2020 conference planned for June 17-20, 2020 at the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT)…
Coronavirus Announcement - VIRTUAL CONFERENCE We have constantly analyzed the whole situation during lockdown whilst still preparing the conference in…
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, RDA has been contemplating the feasibility of holding its face-to-face plenary in Costa…
The CNRS Roadmap for Open Science - (26 February 2020)
Following on from the National Plan for Open Science launched in July 2018, the CNRS presented its Roadmap for Open…
Call for Abstracts The organizing committee of the OIS Research Conference 2020 at CERN IdeaSquare invites you to join the…
OPFCON Moves Online - (24 February 2020)
OPFCON Moves Online In light of the ongoing global pandemic, we have made the decision to move OPFCON online. In…
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC, THE CONGRESS HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO 27-29 SEPTEMBER, 2021.   We are…
As the face to face World Congress on Research Integrity (WCRI) 2021 in South Africa has been postponed to 2022, WCRI will…
With regret, due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the consequent uncertainty and disruption which will continue for the medium term,…
The Research Data College is entering a new phase of its work. It will structure its action for the year…
Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and with the safety of our community as a top priority the Local…
NEWS: Because of the CoViD, the DTU (Digital Tools & Uses) Congress has become virtual and so has the DDH…
23 March 2020: Update on the conference Data4History 2020  In view of the current circumstances, we have to postpone the…
A 1-day workshop for researchers, scholarly publishers, funders, policy makers, and opening citations advocates, interested in the creation, reuse, and…
The Research Data Summit was held at the Sorbonne University on Monday, January 27th and brought together nine networks representing…
New version of scanR - (28 January 2020)
scanR was launched in 2016 and there will be a new version in January 2020. This search engine can be…
The second Flash Note published by the Baromètre français de la science ouverte (French Open Science Monitor) has announced that…
The Couperin consortium has published the results of its survey of French researchers' publication and open access practices. It focused…
LIBER 2020 ONLINE - (20 January 2020)
Building Trust With Research Libraries In times of fake news and discussions about science, findings and facts, society needs research…
With the support of the Conference of University Presidents (CPU), the Couperin consortium has conducted a national survey on article…
OASPA Online Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing 2020 Registration is open for the OASPA 2020 Conference which will take…
Conference update, 23 March 2020 With the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, and with the wellbeing of our delegates being…
Due to measures taken to reduce the impact / spread of Covid-19, PV2020 will be postponed. Tentative new dates are…
iPRES 2020 POSTPONED - (10 December 2019)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
"There is an urgent need to improve the methods of evaluation of scientific research results by funding agencies, educational and…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation's Open Science Committee has commissioned the Couperin consortium to lead a consortium…
The French Open Science Monitor was a commitment announced by the National Open Science Plan and its first issue has…
European Dataverse Workshop 2020 - (4 November 2019)
Target Group: Representatives from (European) research institutions that are using, or planning to use, Dataverse to run their research data repositories,…
Our aim is to encourage research into the quality and credibility of peer review and scientific publication, to establish the…
Open Science Days 2020 - (10 October 2019)
The Max Planck Digital Library (MPDL) cordially invites you to participate in the Open Science Days 2020. The event will…
Purpose & Scope  One year on the launch of EOSC, this timely event wishes to provide a voice to the…
EOSC symposium - (16 September 2019)
An integral part of the EOSC Stakeholder Forum 26-28 November 2019, Budapest, Hungary Organised by EOSCsecretariat.eu in collaboration with the…
Open Science Conference 2020 - (4 September 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2020 is the 7th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
The Open Science Steering Committee, the decision-making body of the Open Science Committee, will launch a call for projects in…
Quality research data are key elements of the research process. They should be available at all times, publicly and free…
The programme The Digital Excellence Forum will start with a plenary debate on “Partnering for Digital Excellence”. Partnerships are a…
The Open Repositories Steering Committee and the Stellenbosch University hosts have decided to postpone the in-person conference planned for summer…
PASIG - (1 August 2019)
The PASIG Steering Committee, along with the local organizers at Biblioteca digital memoriademadrid, have discussed all current options for the…
"It is with a very heavy heart and great sadness that I inform you, on behalf of the organisers,  that…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
The National Research Agency (ANR) has asked the Open Science Committee for its opinion and recommendations on the implementation of…
In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, EuroScience and the Fondazione Internazionale Trieste announce the postponement of the 2020 edition of…
PUBMET2019 Conference - (21 June 2019)
The 6th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science. The PUBMET2019 conference will present innovative approaches, best…
A number of criteria,  qualified as exemplarity criteria, have been defined by the Committee for Open Science. They will be…
FORCE19 - (23 May 2019)
The FORCE11 annual conference is a different kind of meeting, where stakeholders come together – or scrummage – for an…
We are pleased to announce that registrations are now open for the 2019 Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing, which…
A new foundation, named the Directory of open access books (DOAB), has just been launched, gearing up Europe with a…
Motivations The 13th International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR'19) will be held at the Marconi University in Rome,…
Overview The 15th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the Digital Repository…
RDA 14th Plenary in Finland brings together data experts in research, industry and policy-making from all around the world and…
Data Summit 2019 - (17 April 2019)
“From Structured Text to Knowledge Graphs: Creating RDF Triples From Published Scholarly Data.” At Data Summit 2019, you’ll hear the…
A two day workshop exploring mechanisms for research policy monitoring and indicators: discussing the what 'indicators' and the how: infrastructure.…
The 6th World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI) in Hong Kong, which is co-organized by Melbourne, will explore the application…
French National Research Agency (ANR) "Flash" call for ideas on open sciences is a planned component of the national plan…
ICSTI’s 2019 Annual Conference and Workshops will take place in China on 24-26 September. This year’s conference is titled ‘OPEN…
The European Commission Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) eArchiving Building Block (including the E-ARK4ALL Consortium), the Archives of the Republic of…
The eInfraCentral project invites current and potential users of the European Open Science Cloud, service providers from Research Infrastructures and e-Infrastructures, national…
The OSFAIR is an international event for topics related to Open Science and is a joint initiative of several European…
Transforming Land Systems for People and Nature   Land use is key for achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development…
The ISSI 2019 Conference will provide an international forum for scientists, research managers and administrators, as well as information and…
EOSC-hub Week 2019 - (4 March 2019)
Following the success of last year's edition, EOSC-hub Week is back in its 2nd installment which will take place on 10-12 April 2019 at the…
The Scientific Committee for OAI 11 – The CERN-UNIGE Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication is pleased to announce that…
A Drexel Metadata Research Centre and CODATA workshop on knowledge sharing between research communities and research institutions, pre-event to the…
US open data legislation - (21 February 2019)
The Open, Public, Electronic, and Necessary (OPEN) Government Data Act was promulgated on January 14, 2019 . By signing it…
COAR Annual Meeting 2019 - (21 February 2019)
The Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) and the Center for Direct Scientific Communication (CCSD) are pleased to announce that…
DCMI 2019 - (19 February 2019)
The Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI) annual international conference in 2019 will be hosted by the National Library of Korea,…
The CODATA 2019 Conference will be held on 18-19 September 2019 in Beijing, China. This year’s conference theme is: Towards…
PIDapalooza 2019 - (30 January 2019)
PIDapalooza is back and better than ever! The two-day Persistent Identifier festival returns January 23-24, 2019. California Digital Library, Crossref,…
RDA Thirteenth Plenary Meeting - (30 January 2019)
Data professionals, researchers, industry leaders, entrepreneurs and policymakers from all disciplines and geographies will reconvene from April 2-4, in Philadelphia,…
Open Science Conference 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2019 is the 6th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0. It is dedicated…
Open Science in Psychology 2019 - (30 January 2019)
As a response to the replication crisis in psychology, the last six years witnessed the development and implementation of various…
An interactive learning opportunity for Non-APC based publishers and fora To continue the efforts of OpenAIRE to provide support to…
PASIG 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Biblioteca Daniel Cosío Villegas of El Colegio de Mexico and the Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG, http://www.preservationandarchivingsig.org/)…
The 14th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the University of Melbourne.…
The 2nd International Data Science Conference (iDSC 2019) brings together researchers, scientists, and business experts to discuss means of establishing…
The Commitee for Open Science has published a short reply to the online consultation run by the cOAlition S on…
The Committee for Open Science has made recommendations on the 10 points of the Plan S in response to a…
2018: a good year for open access - (16 January 2019)
Every year Heather Morrison reports on the past year with figures on her blog The Imaginary Journal of Poetic Economics. For…
SPARC has put a report online which updates information on European policies on open data and science by concentrating on…
During the 14th Berlin Open Access Conference, on 3-4 December 2018, a joint statement was drafted by the French Open…
The guide to setting up Plan S - (3 December 2018)
The cOAlition S has just published the guide to setting up Plan S. The document is seven pages long, and…
The programme for the first National Open Science Days (JNSO) is online. These days will be on December 4th, 5th…
The European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) was launched on November 23rd 2018 at an event organized in Vienna by the…
Making FAIR principles reality - (23 November 2018)
The European Commission's group of experts' final report and action plan on FAIR data have just been published. They highlight…
LIBER and other organizations – Allied for Startups, the League of European Research Universities (LERU), the European University Association (EUA) and…
In a statement dated November 5th 2018, Wellcome and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced that they are joining the…
Elpub2019 - (30 October 2018)
In 2019, the Electronic Publishing conference will expand your horizons and perceptions! Taking as an inspirational starting point the term…
Proposal from the French Open science committee - Free and open source group / Proposition du Comité pour la science…
On Tuesday September 4th 2018, 11 National research funding organizations announced the launch of cOAlition S, with the support of…
Feedback from the French Open science committee / Commentaires du Comité pour la science ouverte (PDF) The draft methodological note[1]…
The SCOSS coalition (Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services) is a network of institutions engaged in securing the future…
Today, Wednesday July 4th 2018, Frédérique VIDAL, Minister of Higher Education, Research, and Innovation revealed the national plan for open…
This guide was written by researchers, lawyers and professionals of scientific and technical information* to inform researchers clearly and simply…
This report, commissioned by BSN 4 and BSN 7, is concerned with the new ways in which open access journals…

News

The French National Open Science Fund is contributing to the "Supporting Ukrainian Editorial Staff" campaign to preserve scientific publishing capacity…
FORCE2022 - (9 June 2022)
Save the Date! The FORCE11 annual conference will be held online December 6-8, 2022. We are beginning the organizing process…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
"Turning the Internet into a meaningful data space" We have been living a data revolution for decades now. Every day,…
We are pleased to announce that the OASPA 2022 annual conference will take place online from 20 -22 September 2022.…
The annual Dataverse Community Meeting is an opportunity to build, grow, and enrich the global community. Like the open-source Dataverse…
Are you confused by all the ‘alternative’ scholarly publishing platforms that have emerged over recent years? A Knowledge Exchange working…
Proposals are invited for the CILIP Metadata and Discovery Group (MDG) biennial conference “Metadata and Discovery” to be held from…
DCMI 2022 - (26 April 2022)
In 2022, the twentieth International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications (DC-2022) is expanding its scope to the whole…
EOSC-Pillar Final Event - (19 April 2022)
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ETD 2022 – FAIRness of ETDs - (11 April 2022)
The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD), an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination,…
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COAR Annual meeting 2022 - (29 March 2022)
The Role of Repositories in the Radical Transformation of Scholarly Communications With COVID-19 and the UNESCO Open Science Recommendation, open…
The presentations and videos of the OSEC 2022 conference held in Paris on 4 and 5 February, are available from…
15th International Conference on Current Research Information Systems CRIS 2022 is organised by euroCRIS in cooperation with the Ministry of Science…
In January 2020, most organizations laid out ambitious plans, covering a complete roadmap to steer themselves through the months to…
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EOSC#4 General Assembly - (28 February 2022)
The next meeting of the General Assembly of the EOSC Association will take place on 24th and 25th May 2022,…
Digital Assembly - (14 February 2022)
The Digital Assembly is an event in the European Digital Agenda co-hosted by the countries holding the presidency of the…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation is presenting the first Open Science Awards for Open Source Research Software.…
ESFRI 20th anniversary conference - (28 January 2022)
European Research Infrastructures at the heart of scientific discoveries As part of the French Presidency of the Council of the…
EOSC Symposium 2022 - (28 January 2022)
The next EOSC Symposium will be held from 14 to 17 November, in Prague and online. It will bring updates…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation has launched a renewed and greatly enriched version of the French Open…
RDAP Summit 2022: Envisioning an Inclusive Data Future The Research Data Access and Preservation (RDAP) Summit will be held online March…
Open Repositories 2022 - (19 January 2022)
We are pleased to announce the dates, theme, and venue for Open Repositories 2022. It will be held 6th –…
In the framework of the French presidency of the European Union, France is organising the 'Paris Open Science European Conference"…
The 3rd Workshop on the connection of ESFRI Research Infrastructures (RIs) to the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) titled will…
IDCC is an established annual event reaching out to individuals, organisations and institutions across all disciplines and domains involved in…
As set out in the Second National Plan for Open Science, the Open Science Research Data Award's aim is to…
iPRES 2022 - (7 December 2021)
Digital preservation is a shared challenge, and it’s the challenge the Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) has faced since our foundation…
At the end of its General Conference on November 24th 2021, UNESCO adopted a Recommendation on Open Science. The text…
The Steering Committee for Open Science has selected 26 winners in the framework of the National Fund for Open Science's…
Software is all around us: it powers our industry, fuels innovation, supports scientific research and lies at the heart of…
The IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) has established itself as the world’s premier research conference in data mining.…
RDA 19th Plenary Meeting - (4 November 2021)
Part of International Data Week The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance…
Empowering Discovery in Open Social Sciences and Humanities The goal of the conference is to create space for discussing the…
The French Open Science Monitor was created in 2019 in the framework of the National Plan for Open Science. It…
Open Science Research Data Awards - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
Open Science Free Software Award - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
France has adopted a Second National Plan for Open Science which extends, reinforces and renews the actions carried out during…
Key Facts about the Conference a three-day virtual conference, free to attend, present, and publish, 3 great keynote speakers 500+…
The event was originally planned to be held at the Academy of Sciences. Due to the pandemic, it will be…
EAHIL 2022 - (27 September 2021)
After two years of only virtual events it is our pleasure to welcome you either in person or virtually to…
FORCE2021 - (27 September 2021)
FORCE11 is pleased to announce that its annual conference for 2021 will be held online under the theme “FORCE2021: Joining…
The Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS), a part of SPARC Europe, has successfully supported two pledging rounds…
Open Science Conference - (24 September 2021)
The Open Science Conference 2022 is the 9th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
DCMI Virtual 2021 - (16 September 2021)
The theme of 2021 DCMI Virtual is Metadata Innovation. The programme will include virtual, invited and moderated sessions including keynotes,…
Research data: a strategic subject - (15 September 2021)
The issue of data is a strategic subject and was the subject of a report commissioned by the French Prime…
Recherche Data Gouv: a national federated research data platform will be available in the first quarter of 2022 as the…
The 20th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2021) is the premier international forum for the Semantic Web and Knowledge Graph…
This year, they are looking at how EGI ((EGI : European Grid Infrastructure)) Federation is contributing to shaping the digital…
2nd Gaia-X Summit - (6 September 2021)
This year's Summit will showcase how data and services are shared in the trusting environment of the Gaia-X ecosystem, bringing…
10th Annual Meeting of the GRC - (2 September 2021)
The 10th GRC (Global Research Council) Annual Meeting will held from 30 May to 3 June 2022 in Panama. The…
78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting - (1 September 2021)
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Digital Transformation of Grey Literature: Exploring Next Generation Grey Grey literature is once again at a crossroads in its known…
Online from Luxembourg to the world: The Publications Office of the European Union is organising the first EU Open Data Days Data is a…
PUBMET2021 Conference - (4 August 2021)
The 8th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science We welcome you to take part in PUBMET2021…
LIBER 2022 - (3 August 2021)
LIBER, together with the University Library of Southern Denmark / Syddansk Universitetsbibliotek (SDU), are proud to announce that the next…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR 2021 goes Online Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and…
Mark your calendar for Peer Review Week (PRW) 2021, September 20-24. This year’s event is dedicated to the theme “Identity…
Article written by Camille Maumet with contributions from all the members of GPLO, the Committee for Open Science's 'free and…
The theme for TDWG 2021 is Connecting the world of biodiversity data: uniting people, processes, and tools. In addition to…
Open science (also referred to as open scholarship) is at a crossroads. Implementation and adoption are progressing, with researchers, research…
RDA 18th Plenary Meeting - (24 June 2021)
24 September 2021 : The RDA Virtual Plenary 18 (VP18) draft programme is now available at https://www.rd-alliance.org/rdas-18th-plenary-meeting-programme, with a revised…
Article written by Romain Féret, member of the Committee for Open Science's Research Data College. The Research Data College has…
This is another tangible step forward for immediate open access to scientific publications The no-transfer of rights strategy was initiated…
Dataverse is an open-source web application to share, preserve, cite, explore, and analyze research data. At the Dataverse Community Meeting…
The "Copyright" working group has just updated its Recommendations and legal aspects related to the creation and dissemination of a…
Two new working groups have been set up within the Committee for Open Science. These are disciplinary groups in health,…
We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2021 OASPA Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing.…
Article by Pierre Mounier ((Pierre Mounier is also the coordinator of the OPERAS project, associate director of OpenEdition and co-director…
The third study by the Committee for Open Science's "Generic Simple Data Hosting and Dissemination Service" group is now online.…
Blog post written by Quentin Dufour, David Pontille and Didier Torny, Project “Socio-Economics of Academic Publications”, The Committee for Open…
On March 4th, the Parliamentary Office for Evaluation of Scientific and Technological Options (OPECST) adopted the report Promouvoir et protéger…
Open Education Global 2021 - (14 April 2021)
The annual Open Education Global conference is trying something new in 2021 by focusing the entire conference on the UNESCO…
OAI12 - (14 April 2021)
The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication The main themes of this edition are: Scholarly publishing Digital research data…
The French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (MESRI) has made the first document in France officially presenting the…
EOSC Symposium 2021 - (7 April 2021)
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FAIRsFAIR Week 2021 - (9 March 2021)
FAIRsFAIR is one of the Horizon 2020 projects for the implementation of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC). Its goal…
Would you like to contribute to the shift to a data-driven economy? This is your chance! The Publications Office of…
OAI12 – The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication will be held virtually from 6-10 September 2021. Participation is…
ENDORSE will be an online event. High dynamism and innovation underpin digital transformation of our public administrations. In this context,…
Since its creation the Free and Open Source Software Project Group has studied the many issues linked to software and…
In a statement, France commented on the first draft recommendation on open science published by UNESCO in October 2020. We…
FORCE2021 - (28 January 2021)
At a FORCE11 annual conference stakeholders come together for an open discussion, on an even playing field, to talk about…
Published on January 27, 2021 One of the measures taken for the first topic of "Generalising open access to publications"…
iPRES2021 - (26 January 2021)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
The third Flash Note from the French Barometer of Open Science (BSO) has just been published by the Ministry of…
Article 30 of the Law for a Digital Republic and the forthcoming implementation of Plan S have increased the need…
The working group had made two model contracts for periodicals available in July and is now adding a model contract…
LIBER 2021 | ONLINE - (11 January 2021)
Libraries and Open Knowledge: from vision to implementation   Call for papers The deadline for submitting a proposal is 31 January…
Data quality and data limitations: working towards equality through data curation The 16th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference…
The Steering Committee for Open Science selected 22 projects on the basis of an international jury's conclusions in the first…
In spring 2019 the Revue d’Intelligence Artificielle was sold and its editorial committee resigned. Subsequently members of the committee worked…
Are you starting your thesis or working as an apprentice researcher? Perhaps you have heard about open science but have…
Let’s shape together the new strategy for Cloud Computing in Europe! The Horizon Cloud Summit 2020 aims at gathering researchers…
Knowledge Exchange (KE) is an original entity both prospective and pragmatic in its approach to Open Science, aka Open Scholarship…
ICTeSSH2021 is a three-day virtual conference Participation in the conference is free of charge, but registration is mandatory and number…
EOSChub, FREYA and SSHOC are joining forces in shaping the EOSC.  We invite social science and humanities researchers, data experts,…
Open Science Conference 2021 - (17 September 2020)
The Open Science Conference 2021 will be held entirely online and has been extended to three days due to the…
The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance (RDA), and the local hosts announce that…
RDA’S 17th Plenary meeting - (14 September 2020)
Despite the welcome news regarding vaccination programmes being rolled out in the UK and around the world, the uncertainty around…
EOSC Symposium 2020 ONLINE - (13 August 2020)
This year's largest event organised by the EOSC Executive & Governing Boards with the support of the EOSC Secretariat project…
UNESCO has launched a global consultation aimed at formulating a single Recommendation on Open Science and establish standards which will…
The EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) is a biennial, pan-European, general science conference dedicated to scientific research and innovation. Each conference aims to…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR2020 goes Online. Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and our…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
International Conference on Data Mining and Software Engineering (DMSE 2020) will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and…
Five French Research Funding Agencies affirm their commitment to open science in a declaration signed on 29 June 2020. The…
The International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), and the Research Data Alliance (RDA) are…
UNESCO is developing a recommendation on Open Science. The roadmap is available online. The European and International College of the…
The European Commission launched a European data platform on COVID-19 in collaboration with several partners on April 20th to enable…
The International FAIR Convergence Symposium will now take place as a fully virtual event in the week 30 November -…
Message of April 20, 2020 In view of the current health situation concerning COVID-19, the closing date of the FNSO…
The Covid-19 epidemic has shown how necessary it is to progress in opening up scientific publications and research data. This…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) has decided to support three international open science infrastructures as part of…
COVID-19 The organizers of ICTeSSH 2020 have no choice but to hold the conference as a virtual meeting due to…
We're sorry to announce that the CRIS2020 conference planned for June 17-20, 2020 at the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT)…
Coronavirus Announcement - VIRTUAL CONFERENCE We have constantly analyzed the whole situation during lockdown whilst still preparing the conference in…
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, RDA has been contemplating the feasibility of holding its face-to-face plenary in Costa…
The CNRS Roadmap for Open Science - (26 February 2020)
Following on from the National Plan for Open Science launched in July 2018, the CNRS presented its Roadmap for Open…
Call for Abstracts The organizing committee of the OIS Research Conference 2020 at CERN IdeaSquare invites you to join the…
OPFCON Moves Online - (24 February 2020)
OPFCON Moves Online In light of the ongoing global pandemic, we have made the decision to move OPFCON online. In…
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC, THE CONGRESS HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO 27-29 SEPTEMBER, 2021.   We are…
As the face to face World Congress on Research Integrity (WCRI) 2021 in South Africa has been postponed to 2022, WCRI will…
With regret, due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the consequent uncertainty and disruption which will continue for the medium term,…
The Research Data College is entering a new phase of its work. It will structure its action for the year…
Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and with the safety of our community as a top priority the Local…
NEWS: Because of the CoViD, the DTU (Digital Tools & Uses) Congress has become virtual and so has the DDH…
23 March 2020: Update on the conference Data4History 2020  In view of the current circumstances, we have to postpone the…
A 1-day workshop for researchers, scholarly publishers, funders, policy makers, and opening citations advocates, interested in the creation, reuse, and…
The Research Data Summit was held at the Sorbonne University on Monday, January 27th and brought together nine networks representing…
New version of scanR - (28 January 2020)
scanR was launched in 2016 and there will be a new version in January 2020. This search engine can be…
The second Flash Note published by the Baromètre français de la science ouverte (French Open Science Monitor) has announced that…
The Couperin consortium has published the results of its survey of French researchers' publication and open access practices. It focused…
LIBER 2020 ONLINE - (20 January 2020)
Building Trust With Research Libraries In times of fake news and discussions about science, findings and facts, society needs research…
With the support of the Conference of University Presidents (CPU), the Couperin consortium has conducted a national survey on article…
OASPA Online Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing 2020 Registration is open for the OASPA 2020 Conference which will take…
Conference update, 23 March 2020 With the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, and with the wellbeing of our delegates being…
Due to measures taken to reduce the impact / spread of Covid-19, PV2020 will be postponed. Tentative new dates are…
iPRES 2020 POSTPONED - (10 December 2019)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
"There is an urgent need to improve the methods of evaluation of scientific research results by funding agencies, educational and…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation's Open Science Committee has commissioned the Couperin consortium to lead a consortium…
The French Open Science Monitor was a commitment announced by the National Open Science Plan and its first issue has…
European Dataverse Workshop 2020 - (4 November 2019)
Target Group: Representatives from (European) research institutions that are using, or planning to use, Dataverse to run their research data repositories,…
Our aim is to encourage research into the quality and credibility of peer review and scientific publication, to establish the…
Open Science Days 2020 - (10 October 2019)
The Max Planck Digital Library (MPDL) cordially invites you to participate in the Open Science Days 2020. The event will…
Purpose & Scope  One year on the launch of EOSC, this timely event wishes to provide a voice to the…
EOSC symposium - (16 September 2019)
An integral part of the EOSC Stakeholder Forum 26-28 November 2019, Budapest, Hungary Organised by EOSCsecretariat.eu in collaboration with the…
Open Science Conference 2020 - (4 September 2019)
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The Open Science Steering Committee, the decision-making body of the Open Science Committee, will launch a call for projects in…
Quality research data are key elements of the research process. They should be available at all times, publicly and free…
The programme The Digital Excellence Forum will start with a plenary debate on “Partnering for Digital Excellence”. Partnerships are a…
The Open Repositories Steering Committee and the Stellenbosch University hosts have decided to postpone the in-person conference planned for summer…
PASIG - (1 August 2019)
The PASIG Steering Committee, along with the local organizers at Biblioteca digital memoriademadrid, have discussed all current options for the…
"It is with a very heavy heart and great sadness that I inform you, on behalf of the organisers,  that…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
The National Research Agency (ANR) has asked the Open Science Committee for its opinion and recommendations on the implementation of…
In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, EuroScience and the Fondazione Internazionale Trieste announce the postponement of the 2020 edition of…
PUBMET2019 Conference - (21 June 2019)
The 6th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science. The PUBMET2019 conference will present innovative approaches, best…
A number of criteria,  qualified as exemplarity criteria, have been defined by the Committee for Open Science. They will be…
FORCE19 - (23 May 2019)
The FORCE11 annual conference is a different kind of meeting, where stakeholders come together – or scrummage – for an…
We are pleased to announce that registrations are now open for the 2019 Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing, which…
A new foundation, named the Directory of open access books (DOAB), has just been launched, gearing up Europe with a…
Motivations The 13th International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR'19) will be held at the Marconi University in Rome,…
Overview The 15th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the Digital Repository…
RDA 14th Plenary in Finland brings together data experts in research, industry and policy-making from all around the world and…
Data Summit 2019 - (17 April 2019)
“From Structured Text to Knowledge Graphs: Creating RDF Triples From Published Scholarly Data.” At Data Summit 2019, you’ll hear the…
A two day workshop exploring mechanisms for research policy monitoring and indicators: discussing the what 'indicators' and the how: infrastructure.…
The 6th World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI) in Hong Kong, which is co-organized by Melbourne, will explore the application…
French National Research Agency (ANR) "Flash" call for ideas on open sciences is a planned component of the national plan…
ICSTI’s 2019 Annual Conference and Workshops will take place in China on 24-26 September. This year’s conference is titled ‘OPEN…
The European Commission Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) eArchiving Building Block (including the E-ARK4ALL Consortium), the Archives of the Republic of…
The eInfraCentral project invites current and potential users of the European Open Science Cloud, service providers from Research Infrastructures and e-Infrastructures, national…
The OSFAIR is an international event for topics related to Open Science and is a joint initiative of several European…
Transforming Land Systems for People and Nature   Land use is key for achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development…
The ISSI 2019 Conference will provide an international forum for scientists, research managers and administrators, as well as information and…
EOSC-hub Week 2019 - (4 March 2019)
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The Scientific Committee for OAI 11 – The CERN-UNIGE Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication is pleased to announce that…
A Drexel Metadata Research Centre and CODATA workshop on knowledge sharing between research communities and research institutions, pre-event to the…
US open data legislation - (21 February 2019)
The Open, Public, Electronic, and Necessary (OPEN) Government Data Act was promulgated on January 14, 2019 . By signing it…
COAR Annual Meeting 2019 - (21 February 2019)
The Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) and the Center for Direct Scientific Communication (CCSD) are pleased to announce that…
DCMI 2019 - (19 February 2019)
The Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI) annual international conference in 2019 will be hosted by the National Library of Korea,…
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PIDapalooza 2019 - (30 January 2019)
PIDapalooza is back and better than ever! The two-day Persistent Identifier festival returns January 23-24, 2019. California Digital Library, Crossref,…
RDA Thirteenth Plenary Meeting - (30 January 2019)
Data professionals, researchers, industry leaders, entrepreneurs and policymakers from all disciplines and geographies will reconvene from April 2-4, in Philadelphia,…
Open Science Conference 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2019 is the 6th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0. It is dedicated…
Open Science in Psychology 2019 - (30 January 2019)
As a response to the replication crisis in psychology, the last six years witnessed the development and implementation of various…
An interactive learning opportunity for Non-APC based publishers and fora To continue the efforts of OpenAIRE to provide support to…
PASIG 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Biblioteca Daniel Cosío Villegas of El Colegio de Mexico and the Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG, http://www.preservationandarchivingsig.org/)…
The 14th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the University of Melbourne.…
The 2nd International Data Science Conference (iDSC 2019) brings together researchers, scientists, and business experts to discuss means of establishing…
The Commitee for Open Science has published a short reply to the online consultation run by the cOAlition S on…
The Committee for Open Science has made recommendations on the 10 points of the Plan S in response to a…
2018: a good year for open access - (16 January 2019)
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SPARC has put a report online which updates information on European policies on open data and science by concentrating on…
During the 14th Berlin Open Access Conference, on 3-4 December 2018, a joint statement was drafted by the French Open…
The guide to setting up Plan S - (3 December 2018)
The cOAlition S has just published the guide to setting up Plan S. The document is seven pages long, and…
The programme for the first National Open Science Days (JNSO) is online. These days will be on December 4th, 5th…
The European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) was launched on November 23rd 2018 at an event organized in Vienna by the…
Making FAIR principles reality - (23 November 2018)
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LIBER and other organizations – Allied for Startups, the League of European Research Universities (LERU), the European University Association (EUA) and…
In a statement dated November 5th 2018, Wellcome and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced that they are joining the…
Elpub2019 - (30 October 2018)
In 2019, the Electronic Publishing conference will expand your horizons and perceptions! Taking as an inspirational starting point the term…
Proposal from the French Open science committee - Free and open source group / Proposition du Comité pour la science…
On Tuesday September 4th 2018, 11 National research funding organizations announced the launch of cOAlition S, with the support of…
Feedback from the French Open science committee / Commentaires du Comité pour la science ouverte (PDF) The draft methodological note[1]…
The SCOSS coalition (Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services) is a network of institutions engaged in securing the future…
Today, Wednesday July 4th 2018, Frédérique VIDAL, Minister of Higher Education, Research, and Innovation revealed the national plan for open…
This guide was written by researchers, lawyers and professionals of scientific and technical information* to inform researchers clearly and simply…
This report, commissioned by BSN 4 and BSN 7, is concerned with the new ways in which open access journals…

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FORCE2022 - (9 June 2022)
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ETD 2022 – FAIRness of ETDs - (11 April 2022)
The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD), an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination,…
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COAR Annual meeting 2022 - (29 March 2022)
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The presentations and videos of the OSEC 2022 conference held in Paris on 4 and 5 February, are available from…
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In January 2020, most organizations laid out ambitious plans, covering a complete roadmap to steer themselves through the months to…
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Digital Assembly - (14 February 2022)
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The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation is presenting the first Open Science Awards for Open Source Research Software.…
ESFRI 20th anniversary conference - (28 January 2022)
European Research Infrastructures at the heart of scientific discoveries As part of the French Presidency of the Council of the…
EOSC Symposium 2022 - (28 January 2022)
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The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation has launched a renewed and greatly enriched version of the French Open…
RDAP Summit 2022: Envisioning an Inclusive Data Future The Research Data Access and Preservation (RDAP) Summit will be held online March…
Open Repositories 2022 - (19 January 2022)
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In the framework of the French presidency of the European Union, France is organising the 'Paris Open Science European Conference"…
The 3rd Workshop on the connection of ESFRI Research Infrastructures (RIs) to the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) titled will…
IDCC is an established annual event reaching out to individuals, organisations and institutions across all disciplines and domains involved in…
As set out in the Second National Plan for Open Science, the Open Science Research Data Award's aim is to…
iPRES 2022 - (7 December 2021)
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The Steering Committee for Open Science has selected 26 winners in the framework of the National Fund for Open Science's…
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The IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) has established itself as the world’s premier research conference in data mining.…
RDA 19th Plenary Meeting - (4 November 2021)
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The French Open Science Monitor was created in 2019 in the framework of the National Plan for Open Science. It…
Open Science Research Data Awards - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
Open Science Free Software Award - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
France has adopted a Second National Plan for Open Science which extends, reinforces and renews the actions carried out during…
Key Facts about the Conference a three-day virtual conference, free to attend, present, and publish, 3 great keynote speakers 500+…
The event was originally planned to be held at the Academy of Sciences. Due to the pandemic, it will be…
EAHIL 2022 - (27 September 2021)
After two years of only virtual events it is our pleasure to welcome you either in person or virtually to…
FORCE2021 - (27 September 2021)
FORCE11 is pleased to announce that its annual conference for 2021 will be held online under the theme “FORCE2021: Joining…
The Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS), a part of SPARC Europe, has successfully supported two pledging rounds…
Open Science Conference - (24 September 2021)
The Open Science Conference 2022 is the 9th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
DCMI Virtual 2021 - (16 September 2021)
The theme of 2021 DCMI Virtual is Metadata Innovation. The programme will include virtual, invited and moderated sessions including keynotes,…
Research data: a strategic subject - (15 September 2021)
The issue of data is a strategic subject and was the subject of a report commissioned by the French Prime…
Recherche Data Gouv: a national federated research data platform will be available in the first quarter of 2022 as the…
The 20th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2021) is the premier international forum for the Semantic Web and Knowledge Graph…
This year, they are looking at how EGI ((EGI : European Grid Infrastructure)) Federation is contributing to shaping the digital…
2nd Gaia-X Summit - (6 September 2021)
This year's Summit will showcase how data and services are shared in the trusting environment of the Gaia-X ecosystem, bringing…
10th Annual Meeting of the GRC - (2 September 2021)
The 10th GRC (Global Research Council) Annual Meeting will held from 30 May to 3 June 2022 in Panama. The…
78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting - (1 September 2021)
The 78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting will be held on 6-7 December 2021, in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The event is hosted by the Slovenian Presidency of…
Digital Transformation of Grey Literature: Exploring Next Generation Grey Grey literature is once again at a crossroads in its known…
Online from Luxembourg to the world: The Publications Office of the European Union is organising the first EU Open Data Days Data is a…
PUBMET2021 Conference - (4 August 2021)
The 8th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science We welcome you to take part in PUBMET2021…
LIBER 2022 - (3 August 2021)
LIBER, together with the University Library of Southern Denmark / Syddansk Universitetsbibliotek (SDU), are proud to announce that the next…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR 2021 goes Online Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and…
Mark your calendar for Peer Review Week (PRW) 2021, September 20-24. This year’s event is dedicated to the theme “Identity…
Article written by Camille Maumet with contributions from all the members of GPLO, the Committee for Open Science's 'free and…
The theme for TDWG 2021 is Connecting the world of biodiversity data: uniting people, processes, and tools. In addition to…
Open science (also referred to as open scholarship) is at a crossroads. Implementation and adoption are progressing, with researchers, research…
RDA 18th Plenary Meeting - (24 June 2021)
24 September 2021 : The RDA Virtual Plenary 18 (VP18) draft programme is now available at https://www.rd-alliance.org/rdas-18th-plenary-meeting-programme, with a revised…
Article written by Romain Féret, member of the Committee for Open Science's Research Data College. The Research Data College has…
This is another tangible step forward for immediate open access to scientific publications The no-transfer of rights strategy was initiated…
Dataverse is an open-source web application to share, preserve, cite, explore, and analyze research data. At the Dataverse Community Meeting…
The "Copyright" working group has just updated its Recommendations and legal aspects related to the creation and dissemination of a…
Two new working groups have been set up within the Committee for Open Science. These are disciplinary groups in health,…
We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2021 OASPA Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing.…
Article by Pierre Mounier ((Pierre Mounier is also the coordinator of the OPERAS project, associate director of OpenEdition and co-director…
The third study by the Committee for Open Science's "Generic Simple Data Hosting and Dissemination Service" group is now online.…
Blog post written by Quentin Dufour, David Pontille and Didier Torny, Project “Socio-Economics of Academic Publications”, The Committee for Open…
On March 4th, the Parliamentary Office for Evaluation of Scientific and Technological Options (OPECST) adopted the report Promouvoir et protéger…
Open Education Global 2021 - (14 April 2021)
The annual Open Education Global conference is trying something new in 2021 by focusing the entire conference on the UNESCO…
OAI12 - (14 April 2021)
The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication The main themes of this edition are: Scholarly publishing Digital research data…
The French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (MESRI) has made the first document in France officially presenting the…
EOSC Symposium 2021 - (7 April 2021)
Implementing an inclusive European Open Science Cloud The European Open Science Cloud has finally entered its highly-anticipated implementation phase, after…
FAIRsFAIR Week 2021 - (9 March 2021)
FAIRsFAIR is one of the Horizon 2020 projects for the implementation of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC). Its goal…
Would you like to contribute to the shift to a data-driven economy? This is your chance! The Publications Office of…
OAI12 – The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication will be held virtually from 6-10 September 2021. Participation is…
ENDORSE will be an online event. High dynamism and innovation underpin digital transformation of our public administrations. In this context,…
Since its creation the Free and Open Source Software Project Group has studied the many issues linked to software and…
In a statement, France commented on the first draft recommendation on open science published by UNESCO in October 2020. We…
FORCE2021 - (28 January 2021)
At a FORCE11 annual conference stakeholders come together for an open discussion, on an even playing field, to talk about…
Published on January 27, 2021 One of the measures taken for the first topic of "Generalising open access to publications"…
iPRES2021 - (26 January 2021)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
The third Flash Note from the French Barometer of Open Science (BSO) has just been published by the Ministry of…
Article 30 of the Law for a Digital Republic and the forthcoming implementation of Plan S have increased the need…
The working group had made two model contracts for periodicals available in July and is now adding a model contract…
LIBER 2021 | ONLINE - (11 January 2021)
Libraries and Open Knowledge: from vision to implementation   Call for papers The deadline for submitting a proposal is 31 January…
Data quality and data limitations: working towards equality through data curation The 16th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference…
The Steering Committee for Open Science selected 22 projects on the basis of an international jury's conclusions in the first…
In spring 2019 the Revue d’Intelligence Artificielle was sold and its editorial committee resigned. Subsequently members of the committee worked…
Are you starting your thesis or working as an apprentice researcher? Perhaps you have heard about open science but have…
Let’s shape together the new strategy for Cloud Computing in Europe! The Horizon Cloud Summit 2020 aims at gathering researchers…
Knowledge Exchange (KE) is an original entity both prospective and pragmatic in its approach to Open Science, aka Open Scholarship…
ICTeSSH2021 is a three-day virtual conference Participation in the conference is free of charge, but registration is mandatory and number…
EOSChub, FREYA and SSHOC are joining forces in shaping the EOSC.  We invite social science and humanities researchers, data experts,…
Open Science Conference 2021 - (17 September 2020)
The Open Science Conference 2021 will be held entirely online and has been extended to three days due to the…
The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance (RDA), and the local hosts announce that…
RDA’S 17th Plenary meeting - (14 September 2020)
Despite the welcome news regarding vaccination programmes being rolled out in the UK and around the world, the uncertainty around…
EOSC Symposium 2020 ONLINE - (13 August 2020)
This year's largest event organised by the EOSC Executive & Governing Boards with the support of the EOSC Secretariat project…
UNESCO has launched a global consultation aimed at formulating a single Recommendation on Open Science and establish standards which will…
The EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) is a biennial, pan-European, general science conference dedicated to scientific research and innovation. Each conference aims to…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR2020 goes Online. Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and our…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
International Conference on Data Mining and Software Engineering (DMSE 2020) will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and…
Five French Research Funding Agencies affirm their commitment to open science in a declaration signed on 29 June 2020. The…
The International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), and the Research Data Alliance (RDA) are…
UNESCO is developing a recommendation on Open Science. The roadmap is available online. The European and International College of the…
The European Commission launched a European data platform on COVID-19 in collaboration with several partners on April 20th to enable…
The International FAIR Convergence Symposium will now take place as a fully virtual event in the week 30 November -…
Message of April 20, 2020 In view of the current health situation concerning COVID-19, the closing date of the FNSO…
The Covid-19 epidemic has shown how necessary it is to progress in opening up scientific publications and research data. This…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) has decided to support three international open science infrastructures as part of…
COVID-19 The organizers of ICTeSSH 2020 have no choice but to hold the conference as a virtual meeting due to…
We're sorry to announce that the CRIS2020 conference planned for June 17-20, 2020 at the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT)…
Coronavirus Announcement - VIRTUAL CONFERENCE We have constantly analyzed the whole situation during lockdown whilst still preparing the conference in…
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, RDA has been contemplating the feasibility of holding its face-to-face plenary in Costa…
The CNRS Roadmap for Open Science - (26 February 2020)
Following on from the National Plan for Open Science launched in July 2018, the CNRS presented its Roadmap for Open…
Call for Abstracts The organizing committee of the OIS Research Conference 2020 at CERN IdeaSquare invites you to join the…
OPFCON Moves Online - (24 February 2020)
OPFCON Moves Online In light of the ongoing global pandemic, we have made the decision to move OPFCON online. In…
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC, THE CONGRESS HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO 27-29 SEPTEMBER, 2021.   We are…
As the face to face World Congress on Research Integrity (WCRI) 2021 in South Africa has been postponed to 2022, WCRI will…
With regret, due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the consequent uncertainty and disruption which will continue for the medium term,…
The Research Data College is entering a new phase of its work. It will structure its action for the year…
Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and with the safety of our community as a top priority the Local…
NEWS: Because of the CoViD, the DTU (Digital Tools & Uses) Congress has become virtual and so has the DDH…
23 March 2020: Update on the conference Data4History 2020  In view of the current circumstances, we have to postpone the…
A 1-day workshop for researchers, scholarly publishers, funders, policy makers, and opening citations advocates, interested in the creation, reuse, and…
The Research Data Summit was held at the Sorbonne University on Monday, January 27th and brought together nine networks representing…
New version of scanR - (28 January 2020)
scanR was launched in 2016 and there will be a new version in January 2020. This search engine can be…
The second Flash Note published by the Baromètre français de la science ouverte (French Open Science Monitor) has announced that…
The Couperin consortium has published the results of its survey of French researchers' publication and open access practices. It focused…
LIBER 2020 ONLINE - (20 January 2020)
Building Trust With Research Libraries In times of fake news and discussions about science, findings and facts, society needs research…
With the support of the Conference of University Presidents (CPU), the Couperin consortium has conducted a national survey on article…
OASPA Online Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing 2020 Registration is open for the OASPA 2020 Conference which will take…
Conference update, 23 March 2020 With the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, and with the wellbeing of our delegates being…
Due to measures taken to reduce the impact / spread of Covid-19, PV2020 will be postponed. Tentative new dates are…
iPRES 2020 POSTPONED - (10 December 2019)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
"There is an urgent need to improve the methods of evaluation of scientific research results by funding agencies, educational and…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation's Open Science Committee has commissioned the Couperin consortium to lead a consortium…
The French Open Science Monitor was a commitment announced by the National Open Science Plan and its first issue has…
European Dataverse Workshop 2020 - (4 November 2019)
Target Group: Representatives from (European) research institutions that are using, or planning to use, Dataverse to run their research data repositories,…
Our aim is to encourage research into the quality and credibility of peer review and scientific publication, to establish the…
Open Science Days 2020 - (10 October 2019)
The Max Planck Digital Library (MPDL) cordially invites you to participate in the Open Science Days 2020. The event will…
Purpose & Scope  One year on the launch of EOSC, this timely event wishes to provide a voice to the…
EOSC symposium - (16 September 2019)
An integral part of the EOSC Stakeholder Forum 26-28 November 2019, Budapest, Hungary Organised by EOSCsecretariat.eu in collaboration with the…
Open Science Conference 2020 - (4 September 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2020 is the 7th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
The Open Science Steering Committee, the decision-making body of the Open Science Committee, will launch a call for projects in…
Quality research data are key elements of the research process. They should be available at all times, publicly and free…
The programme The Digital Excellence Forum will start with a plenary debate on “Partnering for Digital Excellence”. Partnerships are a…
The Open Repositories Steering Committee and the Stellenbosch University hosts have decided to postpone the in-person conference planned for summer…
PASIG - (1 August 2019)
The PASIG Steering Committee, along with the local organizers at Biblioteca digital memoriademadrid, have discussed all current options for the…
"It is with a very heavy heart and great sadness that I inform you, on behalf of the organisers,  that…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
The National Research Agency (ANR) has asked the Open Science Committee for its opinion and recommendations on the implementation of…
In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, EuroScience and the Fondazione Internazionale Trieste announce the postponement of the 2020 edition of…
PUBMET2019 Conference - (21 June 2019)
The 6th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science. The PUBMET2019 conference will present innovative approaches, best…
A number of criteria,  qualified as exemplarity criteria, have been defined by the Committee for Open Science. They will be…
FORCE19 - (23 May 2019)
The FORCE11 annual conference is a different kind of meeting, where stakeholders come together – or scrummage – for an…
We are pleased to announce that registrations are now open for the 2019 Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing, which…
A new foundation, named the Directory of open access books (DOAB), has just been launched, gearing up Europe with a…
Motivations The 13th International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR'19) will be held at the Marconi University in Rome,…
Overview The 15th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the Digital Repository…
RDA 14th Plenary in Finland brings together data experts in research, industry and policy-making from all around the world and…
Data Summit 2019 - (17 April 2019)
“From Structured Text to Knowledge Graphs: Creating RDF Triples From Published Scholarly Data.” At Data Summit 2019, you’ll hear the…
A two day workshop exploring mechanisms for research policy monitoring and indicators: discussing the what 'indicators' and the how: infrastructure.…
The 6th World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI) in Hong Kong, which is co-organized by Melbourne, will explore the application…
French National Research Agency (ANR) "Flash" call for ideas on open sciences is a planned component of the national plan…
ICSTI’s 2019 Annual Conference and Workshops will take place in China on 24-26 September. This year’s conference is titled ‘OPEN…
The European Commission Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) eArchiving Building Block (including the E-ARK4ALL Consortium), the Archives of the Republic of…
The eInfraCentral project invites current and potential users of the European Open Science Cloud, service providers from Research Infrastructures and e-Infrastructures, national…
The OSFAIR is an international event for topics related to Open Science and is a joint initiative of several European…
Transforming Land Systems for People and Nature   Land use is key for achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development…
The ISSI 2019 Conference will provide an international forum for scientists, research managers and administrators, as well as information and…
EOSC-hub Week 2019 - (4 March 2019)
Following the success of last year's edition, EOSC-hub Week is back in its 2nd installment which will take place on 10-12 April 2019 at the…
The Scientific Committee for OAI 11 – The CERN-UNIGE Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication is pleased to announce that…
A Drexel Metadata Research Centre and CODATA workshop on knowledge sharing between research communities and research institutions, pre-event to the…
US open data legislation - (21 February 2019)
The Open, Public, Electronic, and Necessary (OPEN) Government Data Act was promulgated on January 14, 2019 . By signing it…
COAR Annual Meeting 2019 - (21 February 2019)
The Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) and the Center for Direct Scientific Communication (CCSD) are pleased to announce that…
DCMI 2019 - (19 February 2019)
The Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI) annual international conference in 2019 will be hosted by the National Library of Korea,…
The CODATA 2019 Conference will be held on 18-19 September 2019 in Beijing, China. This year’s conference theme is: Towards…
PIDapalooza 2019 - (30 January 2019)
PIDapalooza is back and better than ever! The two-day Persistent Identifier festival returns January 23-24, 2019. California Digital Library, Crossref,…
RDA Thirteenth Plenary Meeting - (30 January 2019)
Data professionals, researchers, industry leaders, entrepreneurs and policymakers from all disciplines and geographies will reconvene from April 2-4, in Philadelphia,…
Open Science Conference 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2019 is the 6th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0. It is dedicated…
Open Science in Psychology 2019 - (30 January 2019)
As a response to the replication crisis in psychology, the last six years witnessed the development and implementation of various…
An interactive learning opportunity for Non-APC based publishers and fora To continue the efforts of OpenAIRE to provide support to…
PASIG 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Biblioteca Daniel Cosío Villegas of El Colegio de Mexico and the Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG, http://www.preservationandarchivingsig.org/)…
The 14th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the University of Melbourne.…
The 2nd International Data Science Conference (iDSC 2019) brings together researchers, scientists, and business experts to discuss means of establishing…
The Commitee for Open Science has published a short reply to the online consultation run by the cOAlition S on…
The Committee for Open Science has made recommendations on the 10 points of the Plan S in response to a…
2018: a good year for open access - (16 January 2019)
Every year Heather Morrison reports on the past year with figures on her blog The Imaginary Journal of Poetic Economics. For…
SPARC has put a report online which updates information on European policies on open data and science by concentrating on…
During the 14th Berlin Open Access Conference, on 3-4 December 2018, a joint statement was drafted by the French Open…
The guide to setting up Plan S - (3 December 2018)
The cOAlition S has just published the guide to setting up Plan S. The document is seven pages long, and…
The programme for the first National Open Science Days (JNSO) is online. These days will be on December 4th, 5th…
The European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) was launched on November 23rd 2018 at an event organized in Vienna by the…
Making FAIR principles reality - (23 November 2018)
The European Commission's group of experts' final report and action plan on FAIR data have just been published. They highlight…
LIBER and other organizations – Allied for Startups, the League of European Research Universities (LERU), the European University Association (EUA) and…
In a statement dated November 5th 2018, Wellcome and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced that they are joining the…
Elpub2019 - (30 October 2018)
In 2019, the Electronic Publishing conference will expand your horizons and perceptions! Taking as an inspirational starting point the term…
Proposal from the French Open science committee - Free and open source group / Proposition du Comité pour la science…
On Tuesday September 4th 2018, 11 National research funding organizations announced the launch of cOAlition S, with the support of…
Feedback from the French Open science committee / Commentaires du Comité pour la science ouverte (PDF) The draft methodological note[1]…
The SCOSS coalition (Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services) is a network of institutions engaged in securing the future…
Today, Wednesday July 4th 2018, Frédérique VIDAL, Minister of Higher Education, Research, and Innovation revealed the national plan for open…
This guide was written by researchers, lawyers and professionals of scientific and technical information* to inform researchers clearly and simply…
This report, commissioned by BSN 4 and BSN 7, is concerned with the new ways in which open access journals…

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The French National Open Science Fund is contributing to the "Supporting Ukrainian Editorial Staff" campaign to preserve scientific publishing capacity…
FORCE2022 - (9 June 2022)
Save the Date! The FORCE11 annual conference will be held online December 6-8, 2022. We are beginning the organizing process…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
"Turning the Internet into a meaningful data space" We have been living a data revolution for decades now. Every day,…
We are pleased to announce that the OASPA 2022 annual conference will take place online from 20 -22 September 2022.…
The annual Dataverse Community Meeting is an opportunity to build, grow, and enrich the global community. Like the open-source Dataverse…
Are you confused by all the ‘alternative’ scholarly publishing platforms that have emerged over recent years? A Knowledge Exchange working…
Proposals are invited for the CILIP Metadata and Discovery Group (MDG) biennial conference “Metadata and Discovery” to be held from…
DCMI 2022 - (26 April 2022)
In 2022, the twentieth International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications (DC-2022) is expanding its scope to the whole…
EOSC-Pillar Final Event - (19 April 2022)
Description and Scope The EOSC-Pillar Final Event: Building an EOSC from National Contributions will highlight some of the main results…
ETD 2022 – FAIRness of ETDs - (11 April 2022)
The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD), an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination,…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) is providing financial support for three international infrastructures chosen by SCOSS -…
COAR Annual meeting 2022 - (29 March 2022)
The Role of Repositories in the Radical Transformation of Scholarly Communications With COVID-19 and the UNESCO Open Science Recommendation, open…
The presentations and videos of the OSEC 2022 conference held in Paris on 4 and 5 February, are available from…
15th International Conference on Current Research Information Systems CRIS 2022 is organised by euroCRIS in cooperation with the Ministry of Science…
In January 2020, most organizations laid out ambitious plans, covering a complete roadmap to steer themselves through the months to…
In October 2022, Brno will host a gathering of leaders in the field of research infrastructures – their users, policymakers,…
EOSC#4 General Assembly - (28 February 2022)
The next meeting of the General Assembly of the EOSC Association will take place on 24th and 25th May 2022,…
Digital Assembly - (14 February 2022)
The Digital Assembly is an event in the European Digital Agenda co-hosted by the countries holding the presidency of the…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation is presenting the first Open Science Awards for Open Source Research Software.…
ESFRI 20th anniversary conference - (28 January 2022)
European Research Infrastructures at the heart of scientific discoveries As part of the French Presidency of the Council of the…
EOSC Symposium 2022 - (28 January 2022)
The next EOSC Symposium will be held from 14 to 17 November, in Prague and online. It will bring updates…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation has launched a renewed and greatly enriched version of the French Open…
RDAP Summit 2022: Envisioning an Inclusive Data Future The Research Data Access and Preservation (RDAP) Summit will be held online March…
Open Repositories 2022 - (19 January 2022)
We are pleased to announce the dates, theme, and venue for Open Repositories 2022. It will be held 6th –…
In the framework of the French presidency of the European Union, France is organising the 'Paris Open Science European Conference"…
The 3rd Workshop on the connection of ESFRI Research Infrastructures (RIs) to the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) titled will…
IDCC is an established annual event reaching out to individuals, organisations and institutions across all disciplines and domains involved in…
As set out in the Second National Plan for Open Science, the Open Science Research Data Award's aim is to…
iPRES 2022 - (7 December 2021)
Digital preservation is a shared challenge, and it’s the challenge the Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) has faced since our foundation…
At the end of its General Conference on November 24th 2021, UNESCO adopted a Recommendation on Open Science. The text…
The Steering Committee for Open Science has selected 26 winners in the framework of the National Fund for Open Science's…
Software is all around us: it powers our industry, fuels innovation, supports scientific research and lies at the heart of…
The IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) has established itself as the world’s premier research conference in data mining.…
RDA 19th Plenary Meeting - (4 November 2021)
Part of International Data Week The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance…
Empowering Discovery in Open Social Sciences and Humanities The goal of the conference is to create space for discussing the…
The French Open Science Monitor was created in 2019 in the framework of the National Plan for Open Science. It…
Open Science Research Data Awards - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
Open Science Free Software Award - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
France has adopted a Second National Plan for Open Science which extends, reinforces and renews the actions carried out during…
Key Facts about the Conference a three-day virtual conference, free to attend, present, and publish, 3 great keynote speakers 500+…
The event was originally planned to be held at the Academy of Sciences. Due to the pandemic, it will be…
EAHIL 2022 - (27 September 2021)
After two years of only virtual events it is our pleasure to welcome you either in person or virtually to…
FORCE2021 - (27 September 2021)
FORCE11 is pleased to announce that its annual conference for 2021 will be held online under the theme “FORCE2021: Joining…
The Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS), a part of SPARC Europe, has successfully supported two pledging rounds…
Open Science Conference - (24 September 2021)
The Open Science Conference 2022 is the 9th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
DCMI Virtual 2021 - (16 September 2021)
The theme of 2021 DCMI Virtual is Metadata Innovation. The programme will include virtual, invited and moderated sessions including keynotes,…
Research data: a strategic subject - (15 September 2021)
The issue of data is a strategic subject and was the subject of a report commissioned by the French Prime…
Recherche Data Gouv: a national federated research data platform will be available in the first quarter of 2022 as the…
The 20th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2021) is the premier international forum for the Semantic Web and Knowledge Graph…
This year, they are looking at how EGI ((EGI : European Grid Infrastructure)) Federation is contributing to shaping the digital…
2nd Gaia-X Summit - (6 September 2021)
This year's Summit will showcase how data and services are shared in the trusting environment of the Gaia-X ecosystem, bringing…
10th Annual Meeting of the GRC - (2 September 2021)
The 10th GRC (Global Research Council) Annual Meeting will held from 30 May to 3 June 2022 in Panama. The…
78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting - (1 September 2021)
The 78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting will be held on 6-7 December 2021, in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The event is hosted by the Slovenian Presidency of…
Digital Transformation of Grey Literature: Exploring Next Generation Grey Grey literature is once again at a crossroads in its known…
Online from Luxembourg to the world: The Publications Office of the European Union is organising the first EU Open Data Days Data is a…
PUBMET2021 Conference - (4 August 2021)
The 8th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science We welcome you to take part in PUBMET2021…
LIBER 2022 - (3 August 2021)
LIBER, together with the University Library of Southern Denmark / Syddansk Universitetsbibliotek (SDU), are proud to announce that the next…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR 2021 goes Online Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and…
Mark your calendar for Peer Review Week (PRW) 2021, September 20-24. This year’s event is dedicated to the theme “Identity…
Article written by Camille Maumet with contributions from all the members of GPLO, the Committee for Open Science's 'free and…
The theme for TDWG 2021 is Connecting the world of biodiversity data: uniting people, processes, and tools. In addition to…
Open science (also referred to as open scholarship) is at a crossroads. Implementation and adoption are progressing, with researchers, research…
RDA 18th Plenary Meeting - (24 June 2021)
24 September 2021 : The RDA Virtual Plenary 18 (VP18) draft programme is now available at https://www.rd-alliance.org/rdas-18th-plenary-meeting-programme, with a revised…
Article written by Romain Féret, member of the Committee for Open Science's Research Data College. The Research Data College has…
This is another tangible step forward for immediate open access to scientific publications The no-transfer of rights strategy was initiated…
Dataverse is an open-source web application to share, preserve, cite, explore, and analyze research data. At the Dataverse Community Meeting…
The "Copyright" working group has just updated its Recommendations and legal aspects related to the creation and dissemination of a…
Two new working groups have been set up within the Committee for Open Science. These are disciplinary groups in health,…
We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2021 OASPA Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing.…
Article by Pierre Mounier ((Pierre Mounier is also the coordinator of the OPERAS project, associate director of OpenEdition and co-director…
The third study by the Committee for Open Science's "Generic Simple Data Hosting and Dissemination Service" group is now online.…
Blog post written by Quentin Dufour, David Pontille and Didier Torny, Project “Socio-Economics of Academic Publications”, The Committee for Open…
On March 4th, the Parliamentary Office for Evaluation of Scientific and Technological Options (OPECST) adopted the report Promouvoir et protéger…
Open Education Global 2021 - (14 April 2021)
The annual Open Education Global conference is trying something new in 2021 by focusing the entire conference on the UNESCO…
OAI12 - (14 April 2021)
The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication The main themes of this edition are: Scholarly publishing Digital research data…
The French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (MESRI) has made the first document in France officially presenting the…
EOSC Symposium 2021 - (7 April 2021)
Implementing an inclusive European Open Science Cloud The European Open Science Cloud has finally entered its highly-anticipated implementation phase, after…
FAIRsFAIR Week 2021 - (9 March 2021)
FAIRsFAIR is one of the Horizon 2020 projects for the implementation of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC). Its goal…
Would you like to contribute to the shift to a data-driven economy? This is your chance! The Publications Office of…
OAI12 – The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication will be held virtually from 6-10 September 2021. Participation is…
ENDORSE will be an online event. High dynamism and innovation underpin digital transformation of our public administrations. In this context,…
Since its creation the Free and Open Source Software Project Group has studied the many issues linked to software and…
In a statement, France commented on the first draft recommendation on open science published by UNESCO in October 2020. We…
FORCE2021 - (28 January 2021)
At a FORCE11 annual conference stakeholders come together for an open discussion, on an even playing field, to talk about…
Published on January 27, 2021 One of the measures taken for the first topic of "Generalising open access to publications"…
iPRES2021 - (26 January 2021)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
The third Flash Note from the French Barometer of Open Science (BSO) has just been published by the Ministry of…
Article 30 of the Law for a Digital Republic and the forthcoming implementation of Plan S have increased the need…
The working group had made two model contracts for periodicals available in July and is now adding a model contract…
LIBER 2021 | ONLINE - (11 January 2021)
Libraries and Open Knowledge: from vision to implementation   Call for papers The deadline for submitting a proposal is 31 January…
Data quality and data limitations: working towards equality through data curation The 16th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference…
The Steering Committee for Open Science selected 22 projects on the basis of an international jury's conclusions in the first…
In spring 2019 the Revue d’Intelligence Artificielle was sold and its editorial committee resigned. Subsequently members of the committee worked…
Are you starting your thesis or working as an apprentice researcher? Perhaps you have heard about open science but have…
Let’s shape together the new strategy for Cloud Computing in Europe! The Horizon Cloud Summit 2020 aims at gathering researchers…
Knowledge Exchange (KE) is an original entity both prospective and pragmatic in its approach to Open Science, aka Open Scholarship…
ICTeSSH2021 is a three-day virtual conference Participation in the conference is free of charge, but registration is mandatory and number…
EOSChub, FREYA and SSHOC are joining forces in shaping the EOSC.  We invite social science and humanities researchers, data experts,…
Open Science Conference 2021 - (17 September 2020)
The Open Science Conference 2021 will be held entirely online and has been extended to three days due to the…
The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance (RDA), and the local hosts announce that…
RDA’S 17th Plenary meeting - (14 September 2020)
Despite the welcome news regarding vaccination programmes being rolled out in the UK and around the world, the uncertainty around…
EOSC Symposium 2020 ONLINE - (13 August 2020)
This year's largest event organised by the EOSC Executive & Governing Boards with the support of the EOSC Secretariat project…
UNESCO has launched a global consultation aimed at formulating a single Recommendation on Open Science and establish standards which will…
The EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) is a biennial, pan-European, general science conference dedicated to scientific research and innovation. Each conference aims to…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR2020 goes Online. Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and our…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
International Conference on Data Mining and Software Engineering (DMSE 2020) will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and…
Five French Research Funding Agencies affirm their commitment to open science in a declaration signed on 29 June 2020. The…
The International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), and the Research Data Alliance (RDA) are…
UNESCO is developing a recommendation on Open Science. The roadmap is available online. The European and International College of the…
The European Commission launched a European data platform on COVID-19 in collaboration with several partners on April 20th to enable…
The International FAIR Convergence Symposium will now take place as a fully virtual event in the week 30 November -…
Message of April 20, 2020 In view of the current health situation concerning COVID-19, the closing date of the FNSO…
The Covid-19 epidemic has shown how necessary it is to progress in opening up scientific publications and research data. This…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) has decided to support three international open science infrastructures as part of…
COVID-19 The organizers of ICTeSSH 2020 have no choice but to hold the conference as a virtual meeting due to…
We're sorry to announce that the CRIS2020 conference planned for June 17-20, 2020 at the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT)…
Coronavirus Announcement - VIRTUAL CONFERENCE We have constantly analyzed the whole situation during lockdown whilst still preparing the conference in…
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, RDA has been contemplating the feasibility of holding its face-to-face plenary in Costa…
The CNRS Roadmap for Open Science - (26 February 2020)
Following on from the National Plan for Open Science launched in July 2018, the CNRS presented its Roadmap for Open…
Call for Abstracts The organizing committee of the OIS Research Conference 2020 at CERN IdeaSquare invites you to join the…
OPFCON Moves Online - (24 February 2020)
OPFCON Moves Online In light of the ongoing global pandemic, we have made the decision to move OPFCON online. In…
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC, THE CONGRESS HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO 27-29 SEPTEMBER, 2021.   We are…
As the face to face World Congress on Research Integrity (WCRI) 2021 in South Africa has been postponed to 2022, WCRI will…
With regret, due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the consequent uncertainty and disruption which will continue for the medium term,…
The Research Data College is entering a new phase of its work. It will structure its action for the year…
Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and with the safety of our community as a top priority the Local…
NEWS: Because of the CoViD, the DTU (Digital Tools & Uses) Congress has become virtual and so has the DDH…
23 March 2020: Update on the conference Data4History 2020  In view of the current circumstances, we have to postpone the…
A 1-day workshop for researchers, scholarly publishers, funders, policy makers, and opening citations advocates, interested in the creation, reuse, and…
The Research Data Summit was held at the Sorbonne University on Monday, January 27th and brought together nine networks representing…
New version of scanR - (28 January 2020)
scanR was launched in 2016 and there will be a new version in January 2020. This search engine can be…
The second Flash Note published by the Baromètre français de la science ouverte (French Open Science Monitor) has announced that…
The Couperin consortium has published the results of its survey of French researchers' publication and open access practices. It focused…
LIBER 2020 ONLINE - (20 January 2020)
Building Trust With Research Libraries In times of fake news and discussions about science, findings and facts, society needs research…
With the support of the Conference of University Presidents (CPU), the Couperin consortium has conducted a national survey on article…
OASPA Online Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing 2020 Registration is open for the OASPA 2020 Conference which will take…
Conference update, 23 March 2020 With the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, and with the wellbeing of our delegates being…
Due to measures taken to reduce the impact / spread of Covid-19, PV2020 will be postponed. Tentative new dates are…
iPRES 2020 POSTPONED - (10 December 2019)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
"There is an urgent need to improve the methods of evaluation of scientific research results by funding agencies, educational and…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation's Open Science Committee has commissioned the Couperin consortium to lead a consortium…
The French Open Science Monitor was a commitment announced by the National Open Science Plan and its first issue has…
European Dataverse Workshop 2020 - (4 November 2019)
Target Group: Representatives from (European) research institutions that are using, or planning to use, Dataverse to run their research data repositories,…
Our aim is to encourage research into the quality and credibility of peer review and scientific publication, to establish the…
Open Science Days 2020 - (10 October 2019)
The Max Planck Digital Library (MPDL) cordially invites you to participate in the Open Science Days 2020. The event will…
Purpose & Scope  One year on the launch of EOSC, this timely event wishes to provide a voice to the…
EOSC symposium - (16 September 2019)
An integral part of the EOSC Stakeholder Forum 26-28 November 2019, Budapest, Hungary Organised by EOSCsecretariat.eu in collaboration with the…
Open Science Conference 2020 - (4 September 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2020 is the 7th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
The Open Science Steering Committee, the decision-making body of the Open Science Committee, will launch a call for projects in…
Quality research data are key elements of the research process. They should be available at all times, publicly and free…
The programme The Digital Excellence Forum will start with a plenary debate on “Partnering for Digital Excellence”. Partnerships are a…
The Open Repositories Steering Committee and the Stellenbosch University hosts have decided to postpone the in-person conference planned for summer…
PASIG - (1 August 2019)
The PASIG Steering Committee, along with the local organizers at Biblioteca digital memoriademadrid, have discussed all current options for the…
"It is with a very heavy heart and great sadness that I inform you, on behalf of the organisers,  that…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
The National Research Agency (ANR) has asked the Open Science Committee for its opinion and recommendations on the implementation of…
In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, EuroScience and the Fondazione Internazionale Trieste announce the postponement of the 2020 edition of…
PUBMET2019 Conference - (21 June 2019)
The 6th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science. The PUBMET2019 conference will present innovative approaches, best…
A number of criteria,  qualified as exemplarity criteria, have been defined by the Committee for Open Science. They will be…
FORCE19 - (23 May 2019)
The FORCE11 annual conference is a different kind of meeting, where stakeholders come together – or scrummage – for an…
We are pleased to announce that registrations are now open for the 2019 Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing, which…
A new foundation, named the Directory of open access books (DOAB), has just been launched, gearing up Europe with a…
Motivations The 13th International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR'19) will be held at the Marconi University in Rome,…
Overview The 15th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the Digital Repository…
RDA 14th Plenary in Finland brings together data experts in research, industry and policy-making from all around the world and…
Data Summit 2019 - (17 April 2019)
“From Structured Text to Knowledge Graphs: Creating RDF Triples From Published Scholarly Data.” At Data Summit 2019, you’ll hear the…
A two day workshop exploring mechanisms for research policy monitoring and indicators: discussing the what 'indicators' and the how: infrastructure.…
The 6th World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI) in Hong Kong, which is co-organized by Melbourne, will explore the application…
French National Research Agency (ANR) "Flash" call for ideas on open sciences is a planned component of the national plan…
ICSTI’s 2019 Annual Conference and Workshops will take place in China on 24-26 September. This year’s conference is titled ‘OPEN…
The European Commission Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) eArchiving Building Block (including the E-ARK4ALL Consortium), the Archives of the Republic of…
The eInfraCentral project invites current and potential users of the European Open Science Cloud, service providers from Research Infrastructures and e-Infrastructures, national…
The OSFAIR is an international event for topics related to Open Science and is a joint initiative of several European…
Transforming Land Systems for People and Nature   Land use is key for achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development…
The ISSI 2019 Conference will provide an international forum for scientists, research managers and administrators, as well as information and…
EOSC-hub Week 2019 - (4 March 2019)
Following the success of last year's edition, EOSC-hub Week is back in its 2nd installment which will take place on 10-12 April 2019 at the…
The Scientific Committee for OAI 11 – The CERN-UNIGE Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication is pleased to announce that…
A Drexel Metadata Research Centre and CODATA workshop on knowledge sharing between research communities and research institutions, pre-event to the…
US open data legislation - (21 February 2019)
The Open, Public, Electronic, and Necessary (OPEN) Government Data Act was promulgated on January 14, 2019 . By signing it…
COAR Annual Meeting 2019 - (21 February 2019)
The Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) and the Center for Direct Scientific Communication (CCSD) are pleased to announce that…
DCMI 2019 - (19 February 2019)
The Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI) annual international conference in 2019 will be hosted by the National Library of Korea,…
The CODATA 2019 Conference will be held on 18-19 September 2019 in Beijing, China. This year’s conference theme is: Towards…
PIDapalooza 2019 - (30 January 2019)
PIDapalooza is back and better than ever! The two-day Persistent Identifier festival returns January 23-24, 2019. California Digital Library, Crossref,…
RDA Thirteenth Plenary Meeting - (30 January 2019)
Data professionals, researchers, industry leaders, entrepreneurs and policymakers from all disciplines and geographies will reconvene from April 2-4, in Philadelphia,…
Open Science Conference 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2019 is the 6th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0. It is dedicated…
Open Science in Psychology 2019 - (30 January 2019)
As a response to the replication crisis in psychology, the last six years witnessed the development and implementation of various…
An interactive learning opportunity for Non-APC based publishers and fora To continue the efforts of OpenAIRE to provide support to…
PASIG 2019 - (30 January 2019)
The Biblioteca Daniel Cosío Villegas of El Colegio de Mexico and the Preservation and Archiving Special Interest Group (PASIG, http://www.preservationandarchivingsig.org/)…
The 14th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the University of Melbourne.…
The 2nd International Data Science Conference (iDSC 2019) brings together researchers, scientists, and business experts to discuss means of establishing…
The Commitee for Open Science has published a short reply to the online consultation run by the cOAlition S on…
The Committee for Open Science has made recommendations on the 10 points of the Plan S in response to a…
2018: a good year for open access - (16 January 2019)
Every year Heather Morrison reports on the past year with figures on her blog The Imaginary Journal of Poetic Economics. For…
SPARC has put a report online which updates information on European policies on open data and science by concentrating on…
During the 14th Berlin Open Access Conference, on 3-4 December 2018, a joint statement was drafted by the French Open…
The guide to setting up Plan S - (3 December 2018)
The cOAlition S has just published the guide to setting up Plan S. The document is seven pages long, and…
The programme for the first National Open Science Days (JNSO) is online. These days will be on December 4th, 5th…
The European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) was launched on November 23rd 2018 at an event organized in Vienna by the…
Making FAIR principles reality - (23 November 2018)
The European Commission's group of experts' final report and action plan on FAIR data have just been published. They highlight…
LIBER and other organizations – Allied for Startups, the League of European Research Universities (LERU), the European University Association (EUA) and…
In a statement dated November 5th 2018, Wellcome and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced that they are joining the…
Elpub2019 - (30 October 2018)
In 2019, the Electronic Publishing conference will expand your horizons and perceptions! Taking as an inspirational starting point the term…
Proposal from the French Open science committee - Free and open source group / Proposition du Comité pour la science…
On Tuesday September 4th 2018, 11 National research funding organizations announced the launch of cOAlition S, with the support of…
Feedback from the French Open science committee / Commentaires du Comité pour la science ouverte (PDF) The draft methodological note[1]…
The SCOSS coalition (Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services) is a network of institutions engaged in securing the future…
Today, Wednesday July 4th 2018, Frédérique VIDAL, Minister of Higher Education, Research, and Innovation revealed the national plan for open…
This guide was written by researchers, lawyers and professionals of scientific and technical information* to inform researchers clearly and simply…
This report, commissioned by BSN 4 and BSN 7, is concerned with the new ways in which open access journals…

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The French National Open Science Fund is contributing to the "Supporting Ukrainian Editorial Staff" campaign to preserve scientific publishing capacity…
FORCE2022 - (9 June 2022)
Save the Date! The FORCE11 annual conference will be held online December 6-8, 2022. We are beginning the organizing process…
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"Turning the Internet into a meaningful data space" We have been living a data revolution for decades now. Every day,…
We are pleased to announce that the OASPA 2022 annual conference will take place online from 20 -22 September 2022.…
The annual Dataverse Community Meeting is an opportunity to build, grow, and enrich the global community. Like the open-source Dataverse…
Are you confused by all the ‘alternative’ scholarly publishing platforms that have emerged over recent years? A Knowledge Exchange working…
Proposals are invited for the CILIP Metadata and Discovery Group (MDG) biennial conference “Metadata and Discovery” to be held from…
DCMI 2022 - (26 April 2022)
In 2022, the twentieth International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications (DC-2022) is expanding its scope to the whole…
EOSC-Pillar Final Event - (19 April 2022)
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ETD 2022 – FAIRness of ETDs - (11 April 2022)
The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD), an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination,…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) is providing financial support for three international infrastructures chosen by SCOSS -…
COAR Annual meeting 2022 - (29 March 2022)
The Role of Repositories in the Radical Transformation of Scholarly Communications With COVID-19 and the UNESCO Open Science Recommendation, open…
The presentations and videos of the OSEC 2022 conference held in Paris on 4 and 5 February, are available from…
15th International Conference on Current Research Information Systems CRIS 2022 is organised by euroCRIS in cooperation with the Ministry of Science…
In January 2020, most organizations laid out ambitious plans, covering a complete roadmap to steer themselves through the months to…
In October 2022, Brno will host a gathering of leaders in the field of research infrastructures – their users, policymakers,…
EOSC#4 General Assembly - (28 February 2022)
The next meeting of the General Assembly of the EOSC Association will take place on 24th and 25th May 2022,…
Digital Assembly - (14 February 2022)
The Digital Assembly is an event in the European Digital Agenda co-hosted by the countries holding the presidency of the…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation is presenting the first Open Science Awards for Open Source Research Software.…
ESFRI 20th anniversary conference - (28 January 2022)
European Research Infrastructures at the heart of scientific discoveries As part of the French Presidency of the Council of the…
EOSC Symposium 2022 - (28 January 2022)
The next EOSC Symposium will be held from 14 to 17 November, in Prague and online. It will bring updates…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation has launched a renewed and greatly enriched version of the French Open…
RDAP Summit 2022: Envisioning an Inclusive Data Future The Research Data Access and Preservation (RDAP) Summit will be held online March…
Open Repositories 2022 - (19 January 2022)
We are pleased to announce the dates, theme, and venue for Open Repositories 2022. It will be held 6th –…
In the framework of the French presidency of the European Union, France is organising the 'Paris Open Science European Conference"…
The 3rd Workshop on the connection of ESFRI Research Infrastructures (RIs) to the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) titled will…
IDCC is an established annual event reaching out to individuals, organisations and institutions across all disciplines and domains involved in…
As set out in the Second National Plan for Open Science, the Open Science Research Data Award's aim is to…
iPRES 2022 - (7 December 2021)
Digital preservation is a shared challenge, and it’s the challenge the Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) has faced since our foundation…
At the end of its General Conference on November 24th 2021, UNESCO adopted a Recommendation on Open Science. The text…
The Steering Committee for Open Science has selected 26 winners in the framework of the National Fund for Open Science's…
Software is all around us: it powers our industry, fuels innovation, supports scientific research and lies at the heart of…
The IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) has established itself as the world’s premier research conference in data mining.…
RDA 19th Plenary Meeting - (4 November 2021)
Part of International Data Week The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance…
Empowering Discovery in Open Social Sciences and Humanities The goal of the conference is to create space for discussing the…
The French Open Science Monitor was created in 2019 in the framework of the National Plan for Open Science. It…
Open Science Research Data Awards - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
Open Science Free Software Award - (11 October 2021)
The Open Science Research Data and Open Science Free Software awards were part of the second National Plan for Open…
France has adopted a Second National Plan for Open Science which extends, reinforces and renews the actions carried out during…
Key Facts about the Conference a three-day virtual conference, free to attend, present, and publish, 3 great keynote speakers 500+…
The event was originally planned to be held at the Academy of Sciences. Due to the pandemic, it will be…
EAHIL 2022 - (27 September 2021)
After two years of only virtual events it is our pleasure to welcome you either in person or virtually to…
FORCE2021 - (27 September 2021)
FORCE11 is pleased to announce that its annual conference for 2021 will be held online under the theme “FORCE2021: Joining…
The Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS), a part of SPARC Europe, has successfully supported two pledging rounds…
Open Science Conference - (24 September 2021)
The Open Science Conference 2022 is the 9th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
DCMI Virtual 2021 - (16 September 2021)
The theme of 2021 DCMI Virtual is Metadata Innovation. The programme will include virtual, invited and moderated sessions including keynotes,…
Research data: a strategic subject - (15 September 2021)
The issue of data is a strategic subject and was the subject of a report commissioned by the French Prime…
Recherche Data Gouv: a national federated research data platform will be available in the first quarter of 2022 as the…
The 20th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2021) is the premier international forum for the Semantic Web and Knowledge Graph…
This year, they are looking at how EGI ((EGI : European Grid Infrastructure)) Federation is contributing to shaping the digital…
2nd Gaia-X Summit - (6 September 2021)
This year's Summit will showcase how data and services are shared in the trusting environment of the Gaia-X ecosystem, bringing…
10th Annual Meeting of the GRC - (2 September 2021)
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78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting - (1 September 2021)
The 78th ESFRI Forum Plenary Meeting will be held on 6-7 December 2021, in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The event is hosted by the Slovenian Presidency of…
Digital Transformation of Grey Literature: Exploring Next Generation Grey Grey literature is once again at a crossroads in its known…
Online from Luxembourg to the world: The Publications Office of the European Union is organising the first EU Open Data Days Data is a…
PUBMET2021 Conference - (4 August 2021)
The 8th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science We welcome you to take part in PUBMET2021…
LIBER 2022 - (3 August 2021)
LIBER, together with the University Library of Southern Denmark / Syddansk Universitetsbibliotek (SDU), are proud to announce that the next…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR 2021 goes Online Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and…
Mark your calendar for Peer Review Week (PRW) 2021, September 20-24. This year’s event is dedicated to the theme “Identity…
Article written by Camille Maumet with contributions from all the members of GPLO, the Committee for Open Science's 'free and…
The theme for TDWG 2021 is Connecting the world of biodiversity data: uniting people, processes, and tools. In addition to…
Open science (also referred to as open scholarship) is at a crossroads. Implementation and adoption are progressing, with researchers, research…
RDA 18th Plenary Meeting - (24 June 2021)
24 September 2021 : The RDA Virtual Plenary 18 (VP18) draft programme is now available at https://www.rd-alliance.org/rdas-18th-plenary-meeting-programme, with a revised…
Article written by Romain Féret, member of the Committee for Open Science's Research Data College. The Research Data College has…
This is another tangible step forward for immediate open access to scientific publications The no-transfer of rights strategy was initiated…
Dataverse is an open-source web application to share, preserve, cite, explore, and analyze research data. At the Dataverse Community Meeting…
The "Copyright" working group has just updated its Recommendations and legal aspects related to the creation and dissemination of a…
Two new working groups have been set up within the Committee for Open Science. These are disciplinary groups in health,…
We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2021 OASPA Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing.…
Article by Pierre Mounier ((Pierre Mounier is also the coordinator of the OPERAS project, associate director of OpenEdition and co-director…
The third study by the Committee for Open Science's "Generic Simple Data Hosting and Dissemination Service" group is now online.…
Blog post written by Quentin Dufour, David Pontille and Didier Torny, Project “Socio-Economics of Academic Publications”, The Committee for Open…
On March 4th, the Parliamentary Office for Evaluation of Scientific and Technological Options (OPECST) adopted the report Promouvoir et protéger…
Open Education Global 2021 - (14 April 2021)
The annual Open Education Global conference is trying something new in 2021 by focusing the entire conference on the UNESCO…
OAI12 - (14 April 2021)
The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication The main themes of this edition are: Scholarly publishing Digital research data…
The French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (MESRI) has made the first document in France officially presenting the…
EOSC Symposium 2021 - (7 April 2021)
Implementing an inclusive European Open Science Cloud The European Open Science Cloud has finally entered its highly-anticipated implementation phase, after…
FAIRsFAIR Week 2021 - (9 March 2021)
FAIRsFAIR is one of the Horizon 2020 projects for the implementation of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC). Its goal…
Would you like to contribute to the shift to a data-driven economy? This is your chance! The Publications Office of…
OAI12 – The Geneva Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication will be held virtually from 6-10 September 2021. Participation is…
ENDORSE will be an online event. High dynamism and innovation underpin digital transformation of our public administrations. In this context,…
Since its creation the Free and Open Source Software Project Group has studied the many issues linked to software and…
In a statement, France commented on the first draft recommendation on open science published by UNESCO in October 2020. We…
FORCE2021 - (28 January 2021)
At a FORCE11 annual conference stakeholders come together for an open discussion, on an even playing field, to talk about…
Published on January 27, 2021 One of the measures taken for the first topic of "Generalising open access to publications"…
iPRES2021 - (26 January 2021)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
The third Flash Note from the French Barometer of Open Science (BSO) has just been published by the Ministry of…
Article 30 of the Law for a Digital Republic and the forthcoming implementation of Plan S have increased the need…
The working group had made two model contracts for periodicals available in July and is now adding a model contract…
LIBER 2021 | ONLINE - (11 January 2021)
Libraries and Open Knowledge: from vision to implementation   Call for papers The deadline for submitting a proposal is 31 January…
Data quality and data limitations: working towards equality through data curation The 16th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference…
The Steering Committee for Open Science selected 22 projects on the basis of an international jury's conclusions in the first…
In spring 2019 the Revue d’Intelligence Artificielle was sold and its editorial committee resigned. Subsequently members of the committee worked…
Are you starting your thesis or working as an apprentice researcher? Perhaps you have heard about open science but have…
Let’s shape together the new strategy for Cloud Computing in Europe! The Horizon Cloud Summit 2020 aims at gathering researchers…
Knowledge Exchange (KE) is an original entity both prospective and pragmatic in its approach to Open Science, aka Open Scholarship…
ICTeSSH2021 is a three-day virtual conference Participation in the conference is free of charge, but registration is mandatory and number…
EOSChub, FREYA and SSHOC are joining forces in shaping the EOSC.  We invite social science and humanities researchers, data experts,…
Open Science Conference 2021 - (17 September 2020)
The Open Science Conference 2021 will be held entirely online and has been extended to three days due to the…
The founding organisations, the International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), the Research Data Alliance (RDA), and the local hosts announce that…
RDA’S 17th Plenary meeting - (14 September 2020)
Despite the welcome news regarding vaccination programmes being rolled out in the UK and around the world, the uncertainty around…
EOSC Symposium 2020 ONLINE - (13 August 2020)
This year's largest event organised by the EOSC Executive & Governing Boards with the support of the EOSC Secretariat project…
UNESCO has launched a global consultation aimed at formulating a single Recommendation on Open Science and establish standards which will…
The EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) is a biennial, pan-European, general science conference dedicated to scientific research and innovation. Each conference aims to…
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic MTSR2020 goes Online. Taking into account all the available information and ongoing uncertainties and our…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
International Conference on Data Mining and Software Engineering (DMSE 2020) will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and…
Five French Research Funding Agencies affirm their commitment to open science in a declaration signed on 29 June 2020. The…
The International Science Council’s Committee on Data (CODATA) and World Data System (WDS), and the Research Data Alliance (RDA) are…
UNESCO is developing a recommendation on Open Science. The roadmap is available online. The European and International College of the…
The European Commission launched a European data platform on COVID-19 in collaboration with several partners on April 20th to enable…
The International FAIR Convergence Symposium will now take place as a fully virtual event in the week 30 November -…
Message of April 20, 2020 In view of the current health situation concerning COVID-19, the closing date of the FNSO…
The Covid-19 epidemic has shown how necessary it is to progress in opening up scientific publications and research data. This…
The French National Fund for Open Science (FNSO) has decided to support three international open science infrastructures as part of…
COVID-19 The organizers of ICTeSSH 2020 have no choice but to hold the conference as a virtual meeting due to…
We're sorry to announce that the CRIS2020 conference planned for June 17-20, 2020 at the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT)…
Coronavirus Announcement - VIRTUAL CONFERENCE We have constantly analyzed the whole situation during lockdown whilst still preparing the conference in…
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, RDA has been contemplating the feasibility of holding its face-to-face plenary in Costa…
The CNRS Roadmap for Open Science - (26 February 2020)
Following on from the National Plan for Open Science launched in July 2018, the CNRS presented its Roadmap for Open…
Call for Abstracts The organizing committee of the OIS Research Conference 2020 at CERN IdeaSquare invites you to join the…
OPFCON Moves Online - (24 February 2020)
OPFCON Moves Online In light of the ongoing global pandemic, we have made the decision to move OPFCON online. In…
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC, THE CONGRESS HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO 27-29 SEPTEMBER, 2021.   We are…
As the face to face World Congress on Research Integrity (WCRI) 2021 in South Africa has been postponed to 2022, WCRI will…
With regret, due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the consequent uncertainty and disruption which will continue for the medium term,…
The Research Data College is entering a new phase of its work. It will structure its action for the year…
Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and with the safety of our community as a top priority the Local…
NEWS: Because of the CoViD, the DTU (Digital Tools & Uses) Congress has become virtual and so has the DDH…
23 March 2020: Update on the conference Data4History 2020  In view of the current circumstances, we have to postpone the…
A 1-day workshop for researchers, scholarly publishers, funders, policy makers, and opening citations advocates, interested in the creation, reuse, and…
The Research Data Summit was held at the Sorbonne University on Monday, January 27th and brought together nine networks representing…
New version of scanR - (28 January 2020)
scanR was launched in 2016 and there will be a new version in January 2020. This search engine can be…
The second Flash Note published by the Baromètre français de la science ouverte (French Open Science Monitor) has announced that…
The Couperin consortium has published the results of its survey of French researchers' publication and open access practices. It focused…
LIBER 2020 ONLINE - (20 January 2020)
Building Trust With Research Libraries In times of fake news and discussions about science, findings and facts, society needs research…
With the support of the Conference of University Presidents (CPU), the Couperin consortium has conducted a national survey on article…
OASPA Online Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing 2020 Registration is open for the OASPA 2020 Conference which will take…
Conference update, 23 March 2020 With the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, and with the wellbeing of our delegates being…
Due to measures taken to reduce the impact / spread of Covid-19, PV2020 will be postponed. Tentative new dates are…
iPRES 2020 POSTPONED - (10 December 2019)
Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the iPRES2020 had to be postponed to iPRES2021. With the support of the whole community,…
"There is an urgent need to improve the methods of evaluation of scientific research results by funding agencies, educational and…
The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation's Open Science Committee has commissioned the Couperin consortium to lead a consortium…
The French Open Science Monitor was a commitment announced by the National Open Science Plan and its first issue has…
European Dataverse Workshop 2020 - (4 November 2019)
Target Group: Representatives from (European) research institutions that are using, or planning to use, Dataverse to run their research data repositories,…
Our aim is to encourage research into the quality and credibility of peer review and scientific publication, to establish the…
Open Science Days 2020 - (10 October 2019)
The Max Planck Digital Library (MPDL) cordially invites you to participate in the Open Science Days 2020. The event will…
Purpose & Scope  One year on the launch of EOSC, this timely event wishes to provide a voice to the…
EOSC symposium - (16 September 2019)
An integral part of the EOSC Stakeholder Forum 26-28 November 2019, Budapest, Hungary Organised by EOSCsecretariat.eu in collaboration with the…
Open Science Conference 2020 - (4 September 2019)
The Open Science Conference 2020 is the 7th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. The annual conference…
The Open Science Steering Committee, the decision-making body of the Open Science Committee, will launch a call for projects in…
Quality research data are key elements of the research process. They should be available at all times, publicly and free…
The programme The Digital Excellence Forum will start with a plenary debate on “Partnering for Digital Excellence”. Partnerships are a…
The Open Repositories Steering Committee and the Stellenbosch University hosts have decided to postpone the in-person conference planned for summer…
PASIG - (1 August 2019)
The PASIG Steering Committee, along with the local organizers at Biblioteca digital memoriademadrid, have discussed all current options for the…
"It is with a very heavy heart and great sadness that I inform you, on behalf of the organisers,  that…
The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and…
The National Research Agency (ANR) has asked the Open Science Committee for its opinion and recommendations on the implementation of…
In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, EuroScience and the Fondazione Internazionale Trieste announce the postponement of the 2020 edition of…
PUBMET2019 Conference - (21 June 2019)
The 6th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science. The PUBMET2019 conference will present innovative approaches, best…
A number of criteria,  qualified as exemplarity criteria, have been defined by the Committee for Open Science. They will be…
FORCE19 - (23 May 2019)
The FORCE11 annual conference is a different kind of meeting, where stakeholders come together – or scrummage – for an…
We are pleased to announce that registrations are now open for the 2019 Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing, which…
A new foundation, named the Directory of open access books (DOAB), has just been launched, gearing up Europe with a…
Motivations The 13th International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR'19) will be held at the Marconi University in Rome,…
Overview The 15th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the Digital Repository…
RDA 14th Plenary in Finland brings together data experts in research, industry and policy-making from all around the world and…
Data Summit 2019 - (17 April 2019)
“From Structured Text to Knowledge Graphs: Creating RDF Triples From Published Scholarly Data.” At Data Summit 2019, you’ll hear the…
A two day workshop exploring mechanisms for research policy monitoring and indicators: discussing the what 'indicators' and the how: infrastructure.…
The 6th World Conference on Research Integrity (WCRI) in Hong Kong, which is co-organized by Melbourne, will explore the application…
French National Research Agency (ANR) "Flash" call for ideas on open sciences is a planned component of the national plan…
ICSTI’s 2019 Annual Conference and Workshops will take place in China on 24-26 September. This year’s conference is titled ‘OPEN…
The European Commission Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) eArchiving Building Block (including the E-ARK4ALL Consortium), the Archives of the Republic of…
The eInfraCentral project invites current and potential users of the European Open Science Cloud, service providers from Research Infrastructures and e-Infrastructures, national…
The OSFAIR is an international event for topics related to Open Science and is a joint initiative of several European…
Transforming Land Systems for People and Nature   Land use is key for achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development…
The ISSI 2019 Conference will provide an international forum for scientists, research managers and administrators, as well as information and…
EOSC-hub Week 2019 - (4 March 2019)
Following the success of last year's edition, EOSC-hub Week is back in its 2nd installment which will take place on 10-12 April 2019 at the…
The Scientific Committee for OAI 11 – The CERN-UNIGE Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication is pleased to announce that…
A Drexel Metadata Research Centre and CODATA workshop on knowledge sharing between research communities and research institutions, pre-event to the…
US open data legislation - (21 February 2019)
The Open, Public, Electronic, and Necessary (OPEN) Government Data Act was promulgated on January 14, 2019 . By signing it…
COAR Annual Meeting 2019 - (21 February 2019)
The Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) and the Center for Direct Scientific Communication (CCSD) are pleased to announce that…
DCMI 2019 - (19 February 2019)
The Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI) annual international conference in 2019 will be hosted by the National Library of Korea,…
The CODATA 2019 Conference will be held on 18-19 September 2019 in Beijing, China. This year’s conference theme is: Towards…
PIDapalooza 2019 - (30 January 2019)
PIDapalooza is back and better than ever! The two-day Persistent Identifier festival returns January 23-24, 2019. California Digital Library, Crossref,…