FOSTER/NCP-Academy Open Science Webinars

FOSTER and NCP Academy (the project in a nutshell) organise a series of webinars on topics of relevance to National Contact Points supporting Horizon 2020 applicants across the European Research Area (ERA).
The training webinars content is structured around FOSTER Open Science Learning Objectives for funders. NCPs are introduced to why and how Open Science can optimize impact and how to support Horizon 2020 applicants.
Dates and topics:

  • 29 Apr, 11-12 CEST: Understanding Open Access: What is Open Access, how does it fit into EC’s “Open Science, Open Innovation, Open to the World” and RRI Agendas? SPEAKER: Ivo Grigorov, Technical University of Denmark
  • 6 May, 11-12 CEST: Technical issues: Compliant repositories for institutions, How to maintain a compliant repository? joint FOSTER-OpenAIRE webinar; SPEAKERS: Pedro Principe, Un Minho, and Jochen Schirrwagen, University of Bielefeld & OpenAIRE2020
  • 20 May, 11-12 CEST: Good practices: What is the Open Data Pilot? What is required from signatories? SPEAKER: Joy Davidson, Digital Curation Center, UK
  • 27 May, 11-12 CEST: Designing Successful Open Access and Open Data Policies, David Ball (FOSTER/PASTEUR4OA joint webinar) as part of the “Designing Successful Open Access and Open Data Policies: Intermediate moderated e-learning course and a webinar on May 16-27, 2016”