Trainers for: Project Managers

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IG holds a PhD in Marine Science, currently responsible for fundraising at the National Institute of Aquatic Resources (DTU-Aqua). IG provides support across the research grants lifecycle, from proposal formulation, impact & dissemination to final delivery and financial audit. Personal interests focus on optimising strategies for societal impact of research projects. Specific focus in on using Open Science as an accelerator for knowledge transfer along the lab-2-market spectrum, and supporting Open Innovation, public engagement in the research process, and transdisciplinary re-use of research output. IG is External Expert for the development of EC's Open Science Monitor and runs "Open Science CLINIQUE" for applicants and National Contact Points (NCP) at key Horizon 2020 deadlines throughout the year. Twitter: @OAforClimate

Languages:  English (EN), French (FR), Bulgarian (BG)

Topics of interest:  Open Metrics and Impact  |  Open Science  |  Open Data  |  Open Access  |  Open Peer Review

Audience:  Policy makers and Funders  |  Project Managers  |  Research Administration  |  PHD Students  |  Librarians and Repository managers

Martin's academic background is in English Literature and Information Technology, and before joining the University of Edinburgh he was Technology Assessor and Tutor/Lecturer at the Humanities Advanced Technology and Information Institute (HATII) at the University of Glasgow.

His main curation focus is on data management planning and policy. He wrote an early book chapter on data management planning in 2012 (Pryor ed., Managing Research Data, London: Facet), and was co-author of the DCC's original "Checklist for a Data Management Plan". He conceived and project managed the first three iterations of the DCC's DMPonline tool, and has presented about it in the UK, the US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and various European countries. He also represents the DCC's Edinburgh contingent on the EC-funded FOSTER project, delivering training in-person and virtually across Europe, and coordinates the DCC's consultancy activities.

Externally, Martin currently serves as an external expert reviewer for European Commission Data Management Plans, and sits on the Digital Preservation Coalition's Communications and Advocacy sub-committee. He was previously a founder member of the steering group of the US DMPTool, sat on Databib's Advisory Board (since merged with re3data), and acted as Secretary to the UK CODATA national committee.

An erstwhile HE administrator, Martin has also served as Policy Officer at the University of Glasgow and as Quality Officer (Strategic Development) at Edinburgh College of Art, and as such retains an interest in the interlinking of research and administrative information systems, and in holistic approaches to different kinds of research outputs. Also interested in arts and humanities data, government data and policy, and literary and cultural theory.

Languages:  English (EN)

Topics of interest:  Research Data Management  |  Open Science Policies  |  Open Access  |  Open Data  |  Open Government Data  |  Funders policies  |  Governmental policies  |  Institutional policies  |  Open Access policies  |  Open Data Policies

Audience:  Policy makers and Funders  |  Librarians and Repository managers  |  Project Managers  |  Researchers and Students

José Carvalho has a degree in Teaching Portuguese and French languages, specializing in educational resources and a postgraduate degree in Information Systems from the University of Minho. He collaborated in the early stages of the Institutional Repository (RepositóriUM) at the University of Minho and in the project Bumerang, a peer-to-peer application for knowledge sharing. He collaborates at the e-Learning Center at TecMinho as coach and manager of educational technology to support e-learning and m-Learning, and was also involved in the creation of an open repository of educational content. Since July 2008, José works on the Open Access Projects Office at the University of Minho being project manager of RCAAP project, the national open access initiative in Portugal, and participating in FP7 projects, NECOBELAC, FOSTER, and H2020 project OpenAIRE2020. He also integrates international interest groups: COAR usage data group and the DSpace User Group.

Languages:  Portuguese (PT), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR)

Topics of interest:  Open Science  |  Open Access  |  Funder policies

Audience:  Librarians and Repository managers  |  Researchers and Students  |  Project Managers

Dr Nancy Pontika has a PhD in Scholarly Communications with a focus on Open Access from the School of Library and Information Science, at Simmons College, Massachusetts, United States. She has been involved in international open access projects, such as the Open Access Tracking Project (OATP), the Open Access Directory (OAD), in which she also serves as an Editor, and the SPARC Europe Open Access Diary. Her interests are scholarly communications, licenses and rights, open science, open access, and open access funders' policies and their compliance. In the past she did an internship at the Berkman Center for the Internet and the Society, Harvard University, as a research assistant on open access, at the Repositories Support Project as the Project Coordinator and she was also a repository manager at Royal Holloway, University of London. Currently she is working for CORE, an aggregation service of open access content, funded by Jisc. She is also the External Liaison Officer at the United Kingdom Council for Research Repositories (UKCoRR). Nancy has been involved in two European-funder projects, FOSTER and OpenMinTeD and has published both at international conferences and journals based on this work.

Languages:  English (EN), Greek (EL)

Topics of interest:  Open Science  |  Open Access  |  Open Access Routes  |  Open Access Definition  |  Open Access Initiatives  |  Gold Route  |  Green Route  |  Open Access Use and Reuse  |  Definition of Open Reproducible Research  |  Open Science Workflows  |  Open Reproducible Research  |  Open Science Policies  |  Open Science Tools  |  Organisational mandates  |  Open Science Guidelines  |  Open Metrics and Impact  |  Open Science Definition  |  Open Repositories  |  Open Services

Audience:  Librarians and Repository managers  |  PHD Students  |  Policy makers and Funders  |  Project Managers  |  Research Administration  |  Researchers and Students