Because good research needs good data

COAR Annual Meeting & joint OpenAIRE conference 2014

21-23 May 2014 |

A joint conference between OpenAIRE and the Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR), along with the 5th COAR Annual Meeting will take place in Athens this spring over three days at the Athens Acropolis Museum.

The conference will explore how OA infrastructures are being practically implemented around the world, while sessions will touch on how repositories intersect with other library and research services and the variety of value added services that enhance them, such as text-mining. Other focus areas will be measuring the impact of scientific output and data in the institutional context. The conference will also discuss the issue of global interoperability of repository networks.

In addition to the main conference event there will be a number of related workshops, sessions, project internal meetings and the COAR General Assembly.The main topics and further program information will be announced on the COAR and OpenAIRE websites over the coming months.

Costs and Registration

Still to be announced via the website.