Speakers

Our invited speakers:

Opening speech: Kenneth Ruud, Professor of Chemistry and Deputy vice chancellor for Research and Development, UiT The Arctic University of Norway.

Implementing DORA at UiT The Arctic University of Norway.

Kenneth Ruud – Opening speech at the Muninconf 2018
Keynote: Corina Logan, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Germany.

I won’t be #BulliedIntoBadScience.

Corina Logan investigates how behavioral flexibility relates to invasion success in grackles (an urban bird) and humans as a Senior Researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. She co-leads the #BulliedIntoBadScience campaign where early career researchers are working to change academic culture to adopt open research practices to improve research rigor.

Corina Logan - keynote speaker Muninconf 2018
Keynote: Paul Peters, Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association.

Ensuring a healthy and competitive market for Open Access publishing.

Paul Peters is the President of the Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association (OASPA), the Chair of Crossref, and the Chief Executive Officer of Hindawi. Since joining Hindawi in 2004 Paul has worked to develop both Hindawi’s Open Access publishing program as well as a number of initiatives in collaboration with publishers and other stakeholders to advance Open Science.

Paul Peters - keynote speaker Muninconf 2018
Keynote: Jon Tennant, Open Science MOOC.

Who should own public science? Preprints, power, and publishers.

Jon Tennant completed his award-winning PhD at Imperial College London where he researched evolutionary patterns in animals like dinosaurs and crocodiles. For the last 2 years, he was the Communications Director for ScienceOpen, and has given dozens of talks, webinars and workshops about all things open science. He is the founder of the Open Science MOOC, the digital publishing platform paleorXiv, and currently works as a PLOS Paleo Community Editor.

Jon Tennant - keynote speaker Muninconf 2018
Keynote: Victoria Tsoukala, European Commission.

What’s in a publisher? The European Commission’s open access publishing platform

Victoria Tsoukala works as a Policy Officer in the European Commission, DG RTD.A6: Open Data Policy and Science Cloud, in Secondment from her position at the National Documentation Centre/National Hellenic Foundation in Athens Greece. In DG RTD she works primarily on open access and open science policies in the context of H2020 and FP9.

Victoria Tsoukala - keynote speaker Muninconf 2018

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