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Open Science Göttingen Meet-up on 19 September 2018

Dear Open Science enthusiasts,

we are busy with preparing the next Open Science Göttingen Meet-up and hope to see you on 19 September. Here are some details of the event:

Agenda & background information:

Please let us know if you will join via:

Open Science strategies & roadmaps from an international perspective

Aims: Explore Open Science approaches and good practices at other institutions and in other countries. What are the main aims, what worked for them and what can we learn from them.
Venue: SUB Göttingen, Platz der Göttinger Sieben, Seminar Room, 1rst floor, on the gallery
Time: 13-16 o’clock


13.00-13.20 Welcome and Round of Introductions
13.20-14.20 Presentations (2-3 presentations, c 15 min each via Skype)
Core questions for speakers to consider:
  • What are the core aims, target groups, actors when you promote Open Science?
  • Which actions did you implement to bring this forward?
  • Are the actions successful? 
  • What can we learn?
  • France’s National Plan for Open Science – Laurent Romary, INRIA
  • Utrecht University’s Open Science Programme and the NL Open Science Plan – Bianca Kramer / Jeroen Bosman, Utrecht University 
14.20 – 14.50 Show & Tell (c 5-7 min each)
short presentations of good practice examples – please get in touch and/or add your idea here
  • Open Science and its role in universities: A roadmap for cultural change (LERU, 2018) – Birgit Schmidt 
  • Open Science Inititative der FernUni Hagen – Astrid Orth
  • Plan S & cOAlition S – Julika Mimkes
  • XX – any volunteers?
14.50-15.30 Outbreak discussion

30-16.00 Reports & Next steps 
  • Hacky Hour, Research Integrity & Open Science 
  • Topics for the next Meetups
  • AOB (e.g. forthcoming events, visitors)

Your contributions/ideas/wishes are of course very welcome, please let us know if there is anything you’d like to present in the Show & Tell session.

On behalf of the orga team,
Astrid, Birgit, Daniel, and Julika

Dr Birgit Schmidt 
Project Coordinator Electronic Publishing
Göttingen State and University Library
Tel (Office): +49 551 39 33181