The aim of these 4 trainings is to increase young researchers’ competence on open science and to develop practical skills on open access publishing and research data management. The series of workshops and a round table discussion with different stakeholders (policy makers, funding agencies institutional managers, research administrators, etc.) will be organized during the events. Representatives from the Research Council of Lithuania, Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Lithuania, the National Points of Reference on Access to and Preservation of Scientific Information will participate in the round table discussion. During the workshops is expected to train up to 300 people and by online video material reach additionally up to 400 researchers, doctoral students and 100 librarians. The librarians and young researchers after the workshops will organize the OA events at their institutions.
Thursday 19th of March, 2015
Thursday 24th of April, 2015
update: event date changed to April 15th
Thursday 25th of September, 2015
FOSTER discussion ‘Open Access in Lithuania: ‘Open access in Lithuania: aims and challenges’ (in Lithuanian) is stream at the annual international conference Social Innovations: Theoretical and Practical Insights (SOCIN).
The discussion will focus on the following questions:
Moderator: professor dr. habil. Rūta Petrauskaitė (the Research Council of Lithuania)
Wednesday 21st of October, 2015
Thursday March 31 2016
14.00–14.15 Opening Address
14.15–15.00 Benefits of Open Science
Speaker: Dr Lennart Martens (Professor, Ghent University).
15.00–15.45 Open Science and Creative Commons
Speaker: Gwen Franck (Regional Coordinator for Creative Commons in Europe, Open Access Coordinator at eIFL.net).
15.45–16.00 Questions and discussion.
Register here for the March 19 event: