The FP7 Post-Grant Open Access Pilot, run by OpenAIRE, will be extended for another 10 months, until end of February 2018.
The rules and eligibility criteria will not change and you can still make your submissions via 
More information here.

08 May 2017 to 12 May 2017

For the third year, the libraries network of the University of Liege (ULg Library) organizes an “Open Access Erasmus Staff Week” to expose, question and reflect on the new roles and opportunities which emerged from the Open Access & Open Science movement for the academic libraries.

07 May 2017 to 13 May 2017


22 May 2017 to 24 May 2017

The symposium will take place in the Hotel Jagdschloss Niederwald, Rüdesheim, Germany.
The meeting will be held from 22 to 24 May 2017.
This symposium will bring together research scientists, data scientists, publishers, funders and other interested parties to review critically current publication practices in chemistry and related sciences.
More information here.

24 May 2017

Wed, 24th May 2017 - 9:30am to 4:30pm. Location: 7 Ridgmount Street WC1E 7AE London United Kingdom.
This one-day workshop gives an overview of developments in openness in Open Science, Open Data, Open Access and Open Monographs, framed within the context of a disruptive technology.  Research, information and library professionals keen to understand the impact of Open Science, Open Data and Open Access on their work, their institutions and the current and future services they provide for their users.

The programme includes:

29 May 2017 to 31 May 2017

The Spring 2017 Membership Meeting of euroCRIS, 29th-31st of May 2017 in Dublin.

21 June 2017 to 23 June 2017

The workshop will be  held at University of Geneva in June 21st-23rd 2017. 
More information here

03 July 2017 to 07 July 2017

From 3-7 July 2017, EUDAT is organizing a Summer School, set in the stunning landscapes of Heraklion, Create, and kindly hosted by FORTH, to introduce early-career researchers to the principles and tools needed for careers in data intensive science and data management. The course is applicable to those working with big data, as well as researchers from less data-intensive communities.

20 September 2017 to 21 September 2017

This year our annual conference will take place in Lisbon, Portugal. The Conference will be held at the Altis Grand Hotel on the 20th and 21st September, 2017.
Registrations, accommodations, and calls for contributions to the conference are now open. To register for the conference and book hotel rooms, please head to the Registrations and Accommodations page.
More information here.

12 June 2017 to 13 June 2017

June 12th - 13th 2017 | Salzburg, Austria
The 1st International Data Science Conference (iDSC 2017) organized by Salzburg University of Applied Sciences (Information Technology and Systems Management) in cooperation with Information Professionals GmbH seeks to establish a key Data Science event, providing a forum for an international exchange on Data Science technologies and applications.