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Winter / Spring 2017 Schedule TBA
December 21st, 2016 Alexander Grossmann about Die Zukunft des wissenschaftlichen Publizierens in Jülich, Germany.
November 24-26th, 2016 ScienceOpen is teaming up with Digital Science and OpenAIRE to lead the OpenCon Berlin satellite event, Germany.
November 17th, 2016 Jon Tennant gave a talk and participated in a panel discussion at the Open Science in the European Research Area conference in Ljubljana in Slovenia.
November 12-14th, 2016 Jon Tennant attended OpenCon in Washington DC, and co-led a workshop on using Open Science to advance your career.
November 5th, 2016 Stephanie Dawson and Jon Tennant participated in panel discussion on using AI in peer review, and the future of peer review, at SpotOn London, UK.
November 2nd, 2016 Jon Tennant gave the keynote talk at the ISMTE European conference about the importance of open communication in scholarly publishing, Brussels, Belgium.
October 19th, 2016 Stephanie Dawson participated in a panel at the Frankfurt Book Fair on The Open Access Value Chain, Germany.
June 20th, 2016: Alexander Grossmann is talking about “New perspectives in scientific publishing” for the Library Science Talk for Zentralbibliothek Zürich and the CERN Scientific Information Service in Geneva (details).
June 21st, 2016: Alexander Grossmann is giving a second talk on New perspectives in scientific publishing for Association of International Librarians and Information Specialists and CERN in Zurich (registration).
June 23rd, 2016: Jon Tennant will be giving a keynote talk about “Experiences with open science – opportunities and barriers” at the ZALF PhD Day event in Muncheberg, Germany.
October 31st-November 1st: Jon Tennant is giving the keynote talk at this year’s ISMTE meeting in Brussels on ‘Open in Publishing’.
April 29-May 1, 2016: Jon Tennant will be giving two talks about access to knowledge at the Universities Allied for Essential Medicines European Conference.
May 2nd, 2016: Alexander Grossmann is chairing a panel discussion on the future of scientific publishing at the AWS meeting.
June 2-3, 2016: Alexander Grossmann will be participating in the first Labfolder user workshop in Berlin.
June 3rd, 2016: Stephanie Dawson is a plenary speaker at the 38th annual meeting of the Society for Scholarly Publishing. The topic is: “Change is Already Here: Revolutionary Examples“.
April 12th, 2016: Alexander Grossmann will be participating in a panel discussion at the London Book Fair entitled ‘Platform Wars: The Scholarly Journal in a Changing World‘
March 7th, 2016: Alexander Grossmann will be giving a plenary talk on Perspectives in Scholarly Publishing at the German Physical Society Annual Meeting, Regensburg
February 16th, 2016: Jon Tennant will be giving a talk at an Open Access event with the Max Planck Society at Magdenburg
February 4-6th, 2016: Jon Tennant will be participating in a Mozilla Science Lab workshop and community event for open science in Berlin
January 26-27th, 2016: Alexander Grossman will be participating in a panel discussion at the EA Annual Conference, Innovating the Gutenberg Galaxis, on the ‘Green or Gold Road – the Future Paths of Scientific Publishing’
January 19-20th, 2016: The ScienceOpen team will be attending APE 2016, Academic Publishing in Europe 11, The Digital Agenda, Berlin
January 7th, 2016: Berlin Open Science meetup on grassroots development of open peer review
November 30th, 2015: Alexander Grossmann giving a presentation about academic publishing and peer review in the humanities at a workshop of the Digital Humanities Group of Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Munich
November 26th, 2015: Alexander Grossmann giving a talk about Open Access book publishing at the SNF OAPEN-CH Workshop in Bern, Switzerland
October 14 – 18th, 2015: Prof. Dr. Alexander Grossmann & Stephanie Dawson, PhD @ 67th Frankfurt Book Fair
October 1st: Prof. Dr. Alexander Grossmann gives webinar during Peer-Review Week: http://exchanges.wiley.com/authors/videos-and-webinars_654.html
September 15th-17th, 2015: Stephanie Dawson, PhD. @ The 7th Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing (COASP) @ The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) in Amsterdam
September 7th-8th, Prof. Dr. Alexander Grossmann @ Open-Access-Tage (Zürich)
August 19th, Stephanie Dawson, PhD @ The International Academic Publishing Forum in Shanghai, Organized by the Jiao Tong Shanghai University press
July 8th, Stephanie Dawson, PHD @ Magedeburg MPI – “ScienceOpen: Rethinking Scientific Publishing”
25 June – 26th June, Stephanie Dawson, PHD @ Global Health NGN Conference: “Ensure the Voice”- Barcelona 2015 – Open access to information in Global Health by ScienceOpen.
June 19th – 20th, Stephanie Dawson, PHD @ Recon – Research Conference, University of Edinburgh, website: http://reconevent.com/
June 18, 2015, Stephanie Dawson, PHD @ Hosted by the RSE Young Academy of Scotland Open Data Working Group -SScienceOpen: Rethinking Peer Review
June 9, 2015, Prof. Dr. Alexander Grossmann @ Mini Symposium, University of Regensburg, Central Library – Will our Journals go extinct? Future Perspectives in scholarly Publishing.
May 28-29, Stephanie Dawson, PHD and Dr. Nana Bit-Avragim @ The Charité Entrepreneurship Summit
May 21st -May 22nd, Stephanie Dawson, PHD @ 4th Heidelberg Forum for Young Life Scientists
May 19th, Stephanie Dawson, PHD @ HU-Berlin – Peer Review als Messlatte für Open Access: Ein Netzwerk-Modell website: https://www.ibi.hu-berlin.de/de/bbk/abstracts/ss15/dawson
May 8, 2015, Dr. Nana Bit-Avragim @ Career Day at German Cancer Research Center (DFFZ) -Panel Discussion on Scientific Publishing
May 4, 2015, Professor Alexander Grossmann @ Annual Librarian Meeting of the Max Planck Society XXXVIII — “Open Peer Review in the network context”
Donnerstag, 26. März 2015, Professor Dr. Alexander Grossmann, HTWK Leipzig @ Die Jahrestagung der Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Universitätsverlage -“Neue Perspektiven im wissenschaftlichen Publizieren: Trends, Risiken und Chancen”
Link: Die Jahrestagung der Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Universitätsverlage
April 30, 2015, Stephanie Dawson, PHD @ ScieCon Job Fair, Berlin – “Bilderbuchlebenslauf oder Karriere auf Umwegen”
March 25, Alexander spoke at the International Science 2.0 Conference in Hamburg, Germany: Video with slides of presentation
March 22-25, Dr. Nana attended Proteomic Forum 2015, Technical University Berlin (Germany)
March 16-18, The ScienceOpen team attended the Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft
March 5, Stephanie Dawson presented at LifeScience Speeddating 3.0 in Berlin
February 10, Alexander presented “New perspectives in Science Publishing” to the German Physics Society.
February 18, Nana presented “Current and Future Trends in Scientific Publishing: The ScienceOpen Experiment” at University Hospital Leipzig, Germany.
February 23, Alexander presented “Open Access – Zukunft des wissenschaftlichen Publizierens?” at Helmholtz Zentrum München, German Research Center for Environmental Health
February 26, Alexander presented the ScienceOpen concept to THESIS members in Berlin.
Feb 26, Dr. Nana presented “ScienceOpen Clinical Case Reports Platform” at Vivantes Hospital Hellersdorf in Berlin, Germany
Feb 4, Nana presented on “New Perspectives on Scientific Publishing” at the German Center for Rheumatic Research in Berlin.
Jan. 19, Stephanie and Alexander attended the APE 2015: Academic Publishing in Europe 10 conference in Berlin.
Dec. 16, Nana gave a Seminar for early career Researchers on rethinking scientific publishing and the ScienceOpen
Platform at the Center for Regenerative Therapies (CRTD) in Dresden. The Seminar was organized by Dresden Postdocs Association.
Dec. 8, Stephanie presented ScienceOpen at the Forum GFII in Paris.
Dec. 5, Nana attended the Max Planck Freiburg Epigenetics Meeting
Dec. 4, Nana attended the Max Planck Lecture Series
Dec. 3-4, Stephanie presented at The Max Planck Open Access Ambassadors Conference, Munich
Dec. 1-2, Stephanie attended Sustainable Science, Berlin
Nov. 27, Stephanie attended the “Festversammlung” of the Leibniz Gemeinschaft in Berlin.
Nov. 27, Sebastian was at the three Max-Planck institutes in Tübingen.
Nov. 25, Stephanie talked to the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Chirurgie (German Society for Surgery).
Nov. 25, Nana talked to the Fraunhofer Institute for Surface Engineering and Thin Films in Braunschweig.
Nov. 21, Alexander attended The Management Board meeting of the DPG Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft.
Nov. 21, Sebastian spoke in Braunschweig at the Helmholtz Institute for Infection Research.
Nov. 21, Nana attended the DZHK Symposium at MDC, Berlin.
Nov. 21, Stephanie spoke at the MPI for Biochemistry/MPI for Neurobiology at the Martinsried campus in Munich.
Nov. 13-15, Richard Gallagher visited the SynBioBeta Conference in San Francisco.
Nov. 10-14, Stephanie networks with ScienceOpen’s Boston Team, Editorial Board Members at Harvard University, including Guido Guidotti and Peter Suber. While at Harvard, they also met with Professor Jonathan Zittrain.
Nov. 6, Alexander attended and spoke in London at a Validation Workshop of the “‘Science 2.0’ Science in Transition” Project of Rand Europe and the European Comission.
Oct. 23, Stephanie Dawson attended and introduced ScienceOpen at 16th EMBL PhD Symposium: Inspired by Biology – Exploring Nature’s Toolbox in Heidelberg
Oct. 23, International Open Access Week (Berkeley, USA)
Oct. 22, International Open Access Week (Berlin, Germany)
Oct. 21, Stephanie Dawson attended and spoke at ICOLC Europe Meeting 2014 (International Coalition of Library Consortia) in Lisbon
Oct. 21, Sebastian Alers attended and spoke at the 5th Science-Ethics-Politics Day
Oct. 17, Nana visited the Institut für Humangenetik, Universitätsklinikum Halle,
Oct. 16, Nana visited Hannover Medical School to conduct a seminar and meet with scientists.
Oct. 10, Sebastian presented “Rethinking Scientific Publishing” at the DFKI Robotics Innovation Center, Bremen
Oct. 9-10, Nana Bit-Avragim was at the Fraunhofer Life Science Symposium in Leipzig
Oct. 9, Our CEO Stephanie Dawson at University of Potsdam and GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences
Oct. 8 – 12, Tibor and Alexander were at the Frankfurt Book Fai
For bios and contact information for all of our team members, look here.
Meanwhile, you can meet our team in these introductory videos:
Tibor Tscheke, CFO/CTO, Founder
Alexander Grossmann, President, Founder
Stephanie Dawson, CEO
Sebastian Alers, Senior Editor