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November 2019

Science Hack Day Brest 2019

November 22, 2019 - November 24, 2019
UBO Open Factory, Salle D133, Bâtiment D / 6, avenue Le Gorgeu
Brest, 29200 France
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Get excited and make things with science! Science Hack Day is a weekend event where anyone excited about making things with science comes together in the same physical space to see what they can prototype within 24 consecutive hours. Designers, technologists, scientists and anyone who is excited about making things with science are welcome to attend – no special skills or experience in science or hacking is necessary. It's also okay if you don't know anyone at the event or…

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Tilburg Meta-Research Day 2019

November 22, 2019
Tilburg University, Warandelaan 2
Tilburg, 5037 Netherlands
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EUR15

The Meta-Research Center at Tilburg University is excited to announce the Tilburg Meta-Research Day on Friday November 22, 2019 at Tilburg University!

The goal of this day is to bring together those who are interested in studying or discussing the current state of academic research. To that end, we would like to welcome meta-researchers, researchers from other fields, but also people who are not primarily engaged in research like journal editors, science journalists, and scientific policymakers.

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Workshop: Open Scholarship & Audiovisual Sources

November 22, 2019 - November 23, 2019
Universität Zürich, Rämistrasse 74
Zurich, 8001 Switzerland
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Free

Workshop with international experts Open Scholarship, Open Access and Citizen Science are currently placed high on the academic agenda. Digital technologies enable the publication of research in new formats and, as a result, Open Access is fundamentally changing academic research and publishing. The imminent movement towards Open Access in academia requires us to develop new strategies in order to respond to the switch to open, a result of the ever-changing ways of production and distribution of knowledge. For example, third-party…

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OEGlobal 2019 – Open Education Global Conference 2019

November 26, 2019 - November 28, 2019
Politecnico di Milano, Piazza Leonardo da Vinci, 32
Milano, 20133 Italien
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$270

The Open Education Consortium (OEC) is pleased to announce that Politecnico di Milano will be the host for the Open Education Global Conference to be held 26 – 28 November 2019.

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EOSC Symposium 2019

November 26, 2019 - November 28, 2019
Danubius Hotel Helia, Kárpát u. 62-64
Budapest, 1133 Hungary
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The EOSC Symposium is one of the largest, yearly EOSC events. It is co-organised by the EOSCsecretariat project and the main ICT eInfrastructures initiatives, namely, EOSC-hub, GEANT, OpenAIRE and PRACE in collaboration with the EOSC Governance Board, Executive Board and its Working Groups (Architecture, FAIR, Landscape, Rules of Participation, Sustainability.) The event will see two intense and stimulating days for all stakeholders to contribute to discussion on the implementation of the EOSC.

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14th Munin Conference 2019

November 27, 2019 - November 28, 2019
UiT: University of Tromsø – The Arctic University of Norway, Hansine Hansens veg 18
Tromsø, 9019 Norway
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NOK2400

The Munin Conference is an annual conference on scholarly publishing and communication, primarily revolving around open access, open data and open science. This year’s conference (2019) will be the fourteenth Munin Conference and will take place on 27–28 November at the Tromsø campus of UiT The Arctic University of Norway.

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Open for a cause: fostering participation in society and education

November 27, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm CET
Wikimedia Germany, Tempelhofer Ufer 23-24
Berlin, Berlin 10963 Germany
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Free

The Association for Learning Technology (ALT) and Wikimedia Deutschland are inviting you to an open evening “Education, open participation and democracy: critical reflections” on Nov 27 in the Wikimedia offices in Berlin. Register before Nov 22!

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ReproHack NL: Reproducibility Hackathon @ Leiden University Library

November 30, 2019
Leiden University – University Library, Witte Singel 27
Leiden, 2311BG Netherlands
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Free

A Reproducibility Hackathon will take place in the Leiden University Library on the 30th of November. An interdisciplinary group of researchers will work on improving reproducibility during ReproHack. Participants of the hackathon will be challenged to reproduce published research of their choice from a list of proposed papers with associated code and data. The organization of ReproHack aims to draw attention to the importance of publicly available data and code to improve reproducibility in science and research. In addition, the…

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#ReproHack – Reproducibility Hackathon Netherlands

November 30, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm CET
Leiden University – University Library, Witte Singel 27
Leiden, 2311BG Netherlands
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Free

During a ReproHack, participants attempt to reproduce published research of their choice from a list of proposed papers with publicly available associated code and data. Participants get to work with other people’s material in a low pressure environment and record their experiences on a number of key aspects, including reproducibility, transparency and reusability of materials. At the end of the day we regroup, share our experiences and give feedback to the authors. You cannot come to Leiden, NL to join…

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December 2019

SPARC Open Access and Social Justice Driving African Development Symposium

December 2, 2019 - December 6, 2019
University of Cape Town Libraries Cape Town, South Africa + Google Map
R4000

This will be a week of workshop engagements and invited papers for critical discourse to advance African open scholarship within a social justice paradigm.

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RRI & Open Science Trainer Bootcamp

December 5, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm CET
Göttingen State and University Library, Platz der Göttinger Sieben 1
Göttingen, Lower Saxony 37073 Germany
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Free

This train-the-trainer bootcamp will cover good practices of engaging and interactive training sessions. We will look at copyright and licensing issues as well as materials available to support your training events. In addition, we will exchange and practice how to give training. In the afternoon we will play the FOSTER train-the-trainer card game and you will work on your own Open Science and RRI mini-trainings.

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OpenCon Southeast Nigeria

December 6, 2019
Federal University of Technology Owerri, Federal University of Technology
Owerri, 1526 Nigeria
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Join us at Federal University of Technology, owerri. (FUTO) for OpenCon Southeast Nigeria, a free one-day series of panels and interactive workshops for idea exchange and learning around open access, open education, and open data.

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DESIR Winter School “Shaping new approaches to data management in arts and humanities”

December 10, 2019 - December 13, 2019
Universidade Nova de Lisboa – Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, Campus de Campolide, Almada Negreiros College, room 219, 2nd floor
Lisboa, 1099-085 Portugal
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Free

The DESIR Winter School "Shaping new approaches to data management in arts and humanities" will take place in Lisbon on 10-13 December 2019. The event will be hosted by NOVA FCSH University facilities and is organised in the framework of the Horizon 2020 funded project DESIR (DARIAH ERIC Sustainability Refined). It aims at gathering PhD students, arts and humanities scholars from all career stages and research managers interested in the issues raised by sustainable practices to open up data in the arts and humanities. The event is a joint organisation between DARIAH and NOVA FCSH. As such, it will bring together the collaboration of national and European experts in the data management field.

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2019 BITSS Annual Meeting

December 11, 2019
Spiecker Forum @ Chou Hall, UC Berkeley, Cheit Ln
Berkeley, CA 94720 United States
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The Berkeley Initiative for Transparency in the Social Sciences (BITSS) will hold its 8th Annual Meeting at UC Berkeley on December 11, 2019.  The meeting will bring together leaders from academia, scholarly publishing, and policy to share knowledge and discuss the evolving movement toward research transparency and efforts to strengthen the standards of openness and integrity in the social sciences.

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Webinar: PhD students take on openness and academic culture

December 17, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm GMT
online
Free

We are pleased to announce the final OASPA webinar of 2019, in which we are inviting a number of speakers to consider contemporary debates in open research and open access publishing

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January 2020

CODATA-RDA Research Data Summer School 2020

January 13 - January 24
University of Pretoria, Lynnwood Road
Pretoria, South Africa
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ZAR1150

The CODATA-RDA Research Data Summer School, to be hosted in Pretoria from 13 to 24 January, 2020, provides early career researchers (M-level to postdoc) with the foundational data science skills, which include technical skills and responsible research practices, to enable them to work with their data in an effective and ef cient manner required by 21st century research. WORKSHOP INFORMATION The material covered by the programme is fundamental to all areas of research, and thus open to researchers and professionals…

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LIBER Webinar: Open a GLAM Lab

January 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm CET
online / webinar
Free

Digital or innovation “labs” in library or museum settings have been around for about ten years. The lab is usually a place for experimenting with digital collections in novel ways to reach new audiences or to explore new technologies. These, sometimes temporary, teams within a library, archives, or museum/gallery (GLAM) can support a range of internal and external digital services and programs.

Not so long ago, participants of the “labbers” (lab-interested) community identified a need to articulate lab values, share relevant experience and case studies, and suggest some best practices for those starting up cultural heritage innovation labs. Through funding provided by the University College London, Qatar, Qatar University, the British Library and the Library of Congress, a coordinating group engaged Book Sprint, Ltd, a rapid book production and collaboration methodology, and published a call for participants to write a book about GLAM labs in five days.

In late September 2019, a group of 16 librarians, developers, archivists, curators and academics from around the world landed in Doha, Qatar, to embark on a Book Sprint. Together, in five long days, they wrote a book called “Open a GLAM Lab” to galvanize and shape the emerging labs community.

In this webinar on 20 January at 14:00 CET, Sophie-Carolin Wagner of Austrian National Library, Sarah Ames of the National Library of Scotland and Mahendra Mahey of British Library Lab will share more details about the Book Sprint methodology and the contents of the book itself, which was released publicly during Open Access Week, October 21-27, 2019. 

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ALT webinar: Copyright literacy and open practice

January 22 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm GMT
online
Free

In this webinar Chris Morrison and Jane Secker (who run the website copyrightliteracy.org) will discuss the relationship of copyright literacy (which is the knowledge, skills and behaviours to use copyright content in an ethical way) to open practice. 

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European Dataverse Workshop 2020

January 23 @ 8:00 am - January 24 @ 5:00 pm CET
UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Universitetsbiblioteket, Huginbakken 12
Tromsø, 9019 Norway
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NOK225

Join us at the European Dataverse Workshop 2020, to be held at UiT The Arctic University of Norway!

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Open Education Leadership Essentials (OeLE)

January 27 - January 28
Ryerson University, 350 Victoria St
Toronto, M5B 2K3 Canada
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The Open Education Leadership Essentials Event (OeLE) is a two-day event, designed by the CARL Open Education Working Group, to provide Canadian library practitioners with the information, skills and resources to lead open education initiatives. The event will engage participants with presentations, community building sessions, and hands-on activities that will provide participants with the building blocks to implement OE programs on their own campuses. This event is open to participants from any Canadian post-secondary educational institution.

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LIBER Webinar: Use Cases for Responsible Research & Innovation (RRI)

January 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm CET
web
Free

Within an Open Science framework, implementing Responsible Research practices requires knowledge and skills. LIBER's Digital skills for Library staff and researchers Working Group and FIT4RRI are presenting this webinar to help foster skills development in Academia throughout Europe.

The webinar will present trends in Open Science skilling in Europe with a focus on Research integrity, and specifically on Responsible Research implementation.

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Pidapalooza 2020 – The Open Festival of Persistent Identifiers

January 29 - January 30
Centro Cultural de Belém, Praça do Império,
Lisboa, 1449-003 Portugal
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USD150

PIDapalooza is back and it's better than ever!

California Digital Library, Crossref, DataCite, and ORCID invite you to Portugal for two amazing days jam-packed with PID demos, workshops, brainstorming, and updates on the state of the art.

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CO-OPERAS & SSHOC Workshop “Forschungsdaten und FAIR Prinzipien in der Geistes- und Sozialwissenschaften”

January 30 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm CET
Niedersächsische Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Göttingen , Historisches Gebäude, Papendiek 14
Göttingen, Niedersachsen 37073 Germany
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Free

Wie gehe ich mit meinen Forschungsdaten um? Welche Informationen, Werkzeuge oder Ressourcen benötige ich als ForscherIn im Umgang mit Forschungsdaten und wo kann ich diese finden? Was bedeuten für meine Forschungstätigkeiten die FAIR-Prinzipien? Diesen Fragen möchten wir in einem Workshop am 30. Januar 2020 in Göttingen gemeinsam mit Ihnen diskutieren.

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OpenAIRE Research Graph Webinar January 2020

January 30 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm CET
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Free

OpenAIRE is pleased to announce the beta release of its Research Graph, a massive collection of metadata and links between scientific products such as articles, datasets, software, and other research products, entities like organisations, funders, funding streams, projects, communities, and data sources. Due to its coverage and cross-discipline nature, the Research Graph will empower the EOSC catalogue of scientific products.

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Public Domain Day 2020

January 30 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm EST
American University Washington College of Law, Grossman Hall, 4300 Nebraska Ave.
Washington, D.C., 20016 United States
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Free

Save the Date: Public Domain Day 2020 Is Happening in January in Washington, D.C.

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ScienceLondon workshop “Barriers to access” with Hana Ayoob

January 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm GMT
Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way
London, WC1H 0AL United Kingdom
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Free

The diversity of our audiences, the diversity of the people communicating or engaging with them, and the diversity of those supporting science communication and engagement behind the scenes is all interlinked. We’ll talk through the different barriers affecting these three groups of people, discuss the impact this can have on our events and projects, and how we can all improve our science communication and engagement work. 

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February 2020

LIBER Webinar: Planning Library Spaces – Key Points

February 5 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm CET
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his webinar will introduce the key factors in planning library spaces, followed by a case study of the recently completed and much acclaimed Student Centre at University College London (UCL).

The first talk by Karen Latimer — Library Design Consultant — will cover the planning stage, the construction phase and post-occupancy evaluation. Topics such as preparing the brief/programme, visits and surveys, user needs, envisaging future services and challenges along the way will be discussed.

The second talk by Ben Meunier — Director of Operations at UCL Library Services — will look at how the Student Centre at UCL addressed the needs of students and aligned with the Strategic Plan for the University. He will discuss how the vision translated into reality, key requirements, the role of the library in the digital age and the feedback on the finished project.

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OERcamp-Werkstatt SĂĽdwest

February 7 - February 9
Landesakademie für Fortbildung und Personalentwicklung an Schulen Bad Wildbad, Bätznerstraße 92
Bad Wildbad, Baden-WĂĽrttemberg 75323 Germany
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Free

Die OERcamp-Werkstatt ist ein neuartiges Format, das die Arbeit an eigenen Materialien in den Mittelpunkt stellt. Für zwei Tage (und Nächte) treffen sich Menschen aus allen Bildungsbereichen, um konzentriert an eigenen Lehr-Lern-Materialien zu arbeiten. Dafür gibt es nicht nur eine freundliche Arbeitsumgebung, Verpflegung, Übernachtung und viel Austausch untereinander. Je nach Bedarf kann man sich vor Ort außerdem passgenauen Input und individuelle Beratung bei Expert*innen für Didaktik, Technik und Recht einholen.

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IDCC20: 15th International Digital Curation Conference

February 17 - February 20
Croke Park, Jones Road
Dublin, 3 Ireland
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GBP150

Collective Curation: the many hands that make data work: The programme will focus on community, the various stakeholders that play a role in ensuring digital objects are properly created, managed and shared.

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REWARD | EQUATOR Conference 2020: Sharing Strategies for Research Improvement

February 20 - February 22
Langenbeck-Virchow-Haus, LuisenstraĂźe 58-59
Berlin, Berlin 10117 Germany
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EUR150

We now have extensive evidence of the prevalence and impact of many wasteful research practices and practical strategies are emerging to improve research. At the REWARD | EQUATOR Conference 2020 our focus will shift to place emphasis on the development, evaluation and implementation of strategies to reduce waste and increase quality in research.

Covering the perspectives of Ethics Committees and Regulators, Publishers, Institutions and Researchers, and Funders, and with dedicated sessions relating to methodological issues in Research on Research, the Conference will bring together leading practitioners in research improvement in plenary sessions, and provide ample opportunities for discussion and facilitation of new collaborative partnerships.

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