Archiving and preservation for research environments

Open Science Fair. Porto, Portugal, 16-18 September 2019

OSFair2019 (  is organized as an emblematic initiative of OpenAIRE, co-organized by 3 other EU projects in the area of Open Science: FIT4RRI, EOSC Secretariat and FAIRsFAIR. It is locally curated by the University of Minho.

Open Science Fair will critically showcase the elements required for the transition to Open Science: e-infrastructures and services, policies as guidance for good practices, research flows and new types of activities (disseminate, mine, review, assess, etc.), the roles of the respective actors and their networks. The conference will include keynotes by distinguished speakers, roundtable discussions, hands-on workshops and training sessions, as well as a poster and a demo session. It will bring together different stakeholder perspectives and will suggest roadmaps towards implementation on targeted aspects of Open Science, scholarly communication in national settings and FAIR implementation.
The conference is targeting policy makers and funders, researchers, research Infrastructures and research communities, repository managers, publishers and content providers, libraries, research administrators, service providers and innovators.

Conference topics include:

  • Infrastructures for Open Science: services, methods, networks
  • European Open Science Cloud (EOSC)
  • RRI and Open Science: bridging the gap
  • Training and skills for Open Science
  • Policies & Evaluation
  • Value added data products/services from Open Science

ARCHIVER partners will participate to the confernce to promote the Early Adopters Programme and the upcoming Pre-Commercial Procurement tender launch.

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