Kenneth Ruud (ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1006-8482) is a professor of theoretical chemistry and former prorector of research at UiT The Arctic University of Norway. He is the co-director of the Hylleraas Centre for Quantum Molecular Sciences, a Norwegian Centre of Excellence. He has extensive experience with evaluating research organizations and researcher proposals, also for organizations having signed the DORA agreement. He has been involved in overseeing the implementation of DORA at UiT The Arctic University of Norway and the Research Council of Norway.
Ruud will participate in the keynote panel on research and researcher evaluation and will speak about the implementation of the DORA principles.