News on Science 2.0 and Open Science (Newsletter January 2018)

Open Science Conference The Open Science Conference 2018 will take place from the 13th to 14th March 2018 in Berlin. It is the 5th international conference organized by the Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0 and is dedicated to the Open Science movement. It provides a unique forum for researchers, librarians, practitioners, infrastructure provider, policy makers, […]

News on Science 2.0 and Open Science (Newsletter December 2017)

Latest News from the research Alliance: Study: digital science communication in the Leibniz Association After the conduction of a study on the use of social media within the institutions of the Leibniz Association in 2014, in a follow-up study from 2016, the focus was somewhat broader on the role of digital science communication and the […]

Call for applications – Impact School: Science Transfer in the 21st century

Impact School: Science Transfer in the 21st century, November 29  –  December 1, 2017, Berlin There is a pressing need for informed expertise from virtually all fields of academic research (e.g., with regards to matters of climate change, innovation, migration, data security). Still, scientific expertise often remains within its own domain and only reaches relevant decision-makers […]

20th Conference„Gemeinschaften in Neuen in Medien“ (GeNeMe) 2017 in Dresden – Call for Paper

The event takes place in the premises of Dresden University of Technology. Communities in New Media 2017 offers an excellent opportunity to visit the HighTech location as well as famous baroque buildings of Dresden. Organization and Review The conference is chaired by a group of scientists from the faculties of education and economics as well […]

News on Science 2.0 and Open Science (Newsletter June 2017)

 Latest News from the Research Alliance: Barcamp Open Science: #oscibar2017 takes Open Science into practice On 20 March, the Alliance hosted the Barcamp Open Science which traditionally takes place on the day before the Open Science Conference as a pre-event. Experts and curious newcomers met on the premises of Wikimedia to discuss questions such as: […]

Open Science: An idea grows into a worldwide movement

More than 220 experts for the digitisation of the science system, from 34 countries, met in Berlin on 21 and 22 March 2017 to talk about incentives for Open Science, infrastructures for research data, and Open Educational Resources Kiel/Hamburg, 27 March 2017: The ZBW – Leibniz Information Centre for Economics and the Leibniz Research Alliance […]

News on Science 2.0 and Open Science (October 2016)

Latest News from the Research Alliance: Research Alliance receives additional funding Within a funding line of the Leibniz Association 200,000 Euros of additional funds have been granted over four years to the Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0. The funding started on June 1, 2016. The measures include (1) the further development of international events discussing […]

Open Science Conference 2017 – Call for Project Presentations / Save the date

Open Science Conference 2017 (March 21-22, 2017 in Berlin, Germany) Call for Project Presentations The Open Science Conference 2017 is the 4th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0. It is a continuation and development of the former Science 2.0 Conference. It is dedicated to the Open Science movement and provides a unique […]

European Open Science Cloud in digital media

Guido Scherp and Johanna Kuhnert gave a report in the current B.I.T. issue about the 3. International Science 2.0 conference which took place at the beginning of May. A main emphasis was put on the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) – highly topical and much discussed at the moment. At EU level first steps can […]