Date: 2-day conference, 30.11-1.12.2016, University of Helsinki
Location: University of Helsinki, Finland. Main building, Small Jubilee Hall.
Prospected audience: Students, Researchers & everyone interested in science. The conference is free. The small jubilee hall fits 222 people.
Organisers: Prof. Mikko Tolonen (University of Helsinki), Prof. Filipe da Silva (University of Helsinki), Adj. Prof. Leo Lahti (University of Turku), Ms Viivi Lähteenoja (University of Helsinki).
Day 1, Wednesday November 30
9:00 - 9:15 Welcome!
9:15 - 11:00 Session 1: What is open science?
Chair: Pirjo-Leena Forsström
Koen Vermeir (Paris): Open Science: The Big Picture
Werner Reichmann (Konstanz): Open Science, Epistemic Culture, and Social Structures
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee
11:30 - 13:15 Session 2: Challenges for openness in research
Chair: Antti Poikola
Manuela Fernández Pinto (Universidad de los Andes): Open Science closed for business?
Inkeri Koskinen (Helsinki): Commercialisation Threatening Openness in Transdisciplinary Research
13:15 - 14:15 Break for lunch (options)
Chair: Eero Hyvönen
Arto Mustajoki (Helsinki): Open Data in the Framework of a New Approach to Research Ethics
Katrien Maes (LERU): Europe Needs Ongoing Efforts to Promote Research Integrity – What LERU Universities Contribute to the Debate
16:00-16:30 Coffee and fruit
Chair: Leo Lahti
Jennifer Rampling (Princeton): Reproducibility and the Language of Alchemy
Scott Chamberlain (rOpenSci): Software and Best Practices to Facilitate Open Science
University Reception at the University of Helsinki will be arranged Wednesday 30th November after the final session until 20.00. The reception is open for all but requires a separate registration in connection with the conference registration.
Day 2, Thursday December 1
9:00 - 10:45 Session 5: Academic communities
Chair: Kristiina Hormia-Poutanen
Mikael Laakso (Hanken): Charting the Evolving Landscape between Paywalls and Sustainable Open Access: Practices, Problems, and Solutions
Benedikt Fecher (Berlin): Publishing and the Limits of Openness
10:45 - 11:15 Coffee
11:15 - 13:00 Session 6: Open collaboration modes
Chair: Eetu Mäkelä
Samuli Ollila (NMRLipids/Aalto): Open Collaboration Method Developed in NMRlipids Project
Jeffrey Witt (Loyola): Texts as Networks: The Promise and Challenge of Publishing Humanities Texts as Open Data Networks
13:00 - 14:00 Break for lunch (options)
14:00 - 15:45 Session 7: Peer review
Chair: Joona Lehtomäki
Michael Markie (F1000): OPEN SESAME – Let’s Free Peer Review and the Sharing of Research
Camilla Mørk Røstvik (St Andrews): ‘Too Ambitious’? The History of Women and Publishing at the Royal Society in the 20th and 21st century
15:45 - 16:15 Coffee and fruit
16:15 - 18:00 Session 8: Science and society
Chair: Mikko Tolonen
Caroline Bassett (Sussex): Enough of Experts? Publics, public knowledge, and expertise
Panel discussion with Koen Vermeir, Caroline Bassett, Manuela Fernández Pinto, José Filipe Silva, and Leo Lahti: So What? Discussion on #PHOS16
Wednesday 30th November there is a University Reception at the University of Helsinki at 18.15-20.00. Please register to the reception as well if you are able to come.
Should you have any questions or problems with registration, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com