UniCa to Host Event on "Open Access & Open Science" in Conjunction with International Open Access Week


Exploring UniCa's Commitment to Open Science within the EDUC European University Alliance

  • Event Details: Date: October 27, 2023 Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm (CEST)
  • Platform: Microsoft Teams

In alignment with the principles embedded in the European Research Area, the University of Cagliari (UniCa) is set to host a significant event as part of the EDUC-SHARE Work Package 2, Task 2.4. This event, titled "Open Access & Open Science @UniCA: Present Status and Perspectives," has been strategically scheduled during the "International Open Access Week" from October 23 to 29, 2023.

The seminar aims to delve into the pivotal concepts of Open Science and Open Access, recognized as integral components within the European Research Area's agenda. As these concepts pose both a commitment and a challenge to researchers and institutions alike, the event will provide a platform for UniCa to showcase its endeavours in navigating the expansive realm of "Open Science/Access."

Agenda Highlights:

  • Introduction to Open Science & Open Access
  • Community-controlled infrastructures for Open Access @UniCa: Explore the diverse Open Access options, from diamond publishing to transformative agreements
  • UniCa Open Access Policy through the "Green Road"
  • Insights into our institutional OS strategy and participation in the H2020 project EDUC-SHARE
  • Contribution to the call for research Infrastructure access within the EDUC European University Alliance

The seminar promises an enriching discussion on the University's role and contributions to the evolving landscape of open research and knowledge dissemination. Researchers, academicians, and stakeholders interested in the intersection of academia and open access are invited to join this insightful session.

For those keen to participate, mark your calendars for October 27, 2023, and connect on Microsoft Teams from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm (CEST).

For more information, please visit UniCa Event Page.