Working groups

The Committee for Open Science brings together more than 200 experts in the field and is working to define new skills.
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International Open Science Expert Network

The International Open Science Expert Network (ReiSo) is made up of French experts in the field of open science. They have been mandated to coordinate France’s positions in major international bodies and meetings by the Ministry for Higher Education and Research.

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The Committee for Open Science’s legal affairs working group

The Group is made up of legal specialists from French higher education and research. It assists the Committee and its colleges in developing and providing opinions on legal issues arising in the context of the definition and implementation of the Open Science policy.

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Prepublication Platforms

The Committee for Open Science is carrying out a study of Prepublication Platforms in the framework of one of its Publications College’s group projects.

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Publications college

At the heart of the cycle of research activity, the time when results are published is of prime importance. Thus, in the frame of the Committee for Open Science, for the installation of the National plan, the Publication college will deal with communication and discussion of results, and this in all their forms.

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Research data college

The second commitment of the national plan for open science is an invitation to “structure and, as far as possible, make research data available to all as Open Data”.

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The European and international college

The international context of open science evolves extremely rapidly, especially in Europe where this theme is strongly driven by the European Commission and the Council of Europe.

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The skills and training college

The work of the college will be part of the third axis of the national plan for open science.

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The free and open source software group

Today, software has become indispensable in all fields of scientific research, as a research tool as well as a research product and an object of research.

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Open archives

In a context where the boundaries between open archives, scientific publishing, research data and research information systems are shifting and porous, a permanent Open Archives group is being set up within the Publications college to propose responses targeting open archives for the development and sustainability of open science.

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Open Scientific Publishing

The Open Scientific Publishing group is a sub-part of the Publication college.

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Generic simple data hosting and dissemination service

Its objective is to design a generic service for research data for which existing or future disciplinary repositories would not be a suitable solution.

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The socioeconomics of scientific publication

Research project on the transformation of scientific journals’ publication models in the era of open access.

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Translations and Open Science

Exploring the possibilities offered by translation technologies to promote multilingualism in scientific production.

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Passport for open science

Creation and dissemination of a guide to open science for PhD students in all disciplines.

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Successfully appropriating open science

Knowledge and promotion of open science practices within disciplinary communities

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Electronic laboratory notebooks

The group’s mission is to put forward recommendations for the choice of electronic laboratory notebooks.

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Publication and self-archiving policies

To define and implement a new strategy to increase the visibility of French publishers’ policies for the dissemination of articles published in their journals and to accompany the necessary evolution of these policies.

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SOSP_ State of Open Science Practices in France

Survey on how digital tools and research data are used in French scientific communities

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Towards a network of public scientific publishers

Prefiguring the organisation of a new collective structure for public scientific publishers who are committed to open science

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Clinical trial data sharing statement

  • To ensure that no researcher or research sponsor is left without a solution to help draft a clinical trial data sharing statement (DSS).
  • To promote responsible sharing of data from clinical trials.
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Portal for individual health studies

Promoting the transparency of individual health studies through a national portal FReSH (France Recherche en Santé Humaine, France Human Health Research)

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Certification of data repositories and services

The group is under the authority of the research data College and the RDA France national hub. Its mission is steering activities linked to certification for “trusted” data repositories and services at the national level

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Evaluation

The question of evaluation of research and researchers is all the more relevant with the development of open science.

2018-2021
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Constructing bibliodiversity project group

The Jussieu Call for Open science and bibliodiversity was published in early October 2017.

2018-2019
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Observatory of open science practices group

The “Observatory of open science practices” project group’s mission will be to provide a feasibility report on the implementation of a permanent observatory of open science practices.

 

2018-2020
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CONDITOR

National web indexing of French public research production

Conditor is a repository that indexes all the scientific output from French higher education and research institutions and laboratories and provides “qualified” metadata via APIs for identified external applications.

 

2018-2020
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Visa TM project

The objective of the project is to study the conditions for the production of high value-added TDM services (Text & Data Mining) with semantic-based analysis for researchers.

Project information is available on the Visa TM blog

2018-2019
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Development of best practices

This project group produces guides to best practices and recommendations for research and higher education actors (researchers, decision-makers, engineers, administrative staff) based on analysis of the national and European regulatory and legislative context for the development of best practices in open science.

2018-2019
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