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Big Open Science Day invites to hear the presentations and join workshops 5 March

The second Big Open Science Day will be organised on March 5th, 2024 from 9 AM to 5 PM at University of Turku, Publicum building, lecture hall PUB4. The topics going to be covered includes Citizen Science, pre-registration and Registered Reports, FAIR Data Management, Responsible researcher assessment, and Updated UTU policies for Open Science.

This day is organized by the Open Science Community of Turku, INVEST, and the University of Turku, and it is open to students and researchers from all levels from the University of Turku, Åbo Academy, as well as to people working in practice.


8.30–9.00 Walk in and coffee
9:00–9.20 What is Open Science and Why is it important? (Dr. Lydia Laninga-Wijnen, University of Turku)
9.20–10.30 Open Science for Scientists and Opening Science for Non-Scientists (Dr. Smriti Mehta,  University of California, Berkeley)
10.30–10.50 Pre-registration and Registered Reports: New Developments in the Field (Dr. Lydia Laninga-Wijnen, University of Turku)
10.50–11:05 Introduction to Open Science Policies, Services and Training (Laura Niemi, Developmental Specialist, Lassi Toppinen, University of Turku, Malin Fredriksson, Leading Coordinator, Open Science, Åbo Akademi University Library)
11.05–11:20 Responsible researcher assessment (Laura Niemi, University of Turku)

11.20–12.30 Lunch time (Bring or buy your own lunch!)

12.30–12.45 Open peer review (Dr. Lydia Laninga-Wijnen, University of Turku)
12.45–13.15 FAIR Data management (Head of Library Services Jukka Rantasaari, Service Manager Simo Keuramo from Digital Services and data protection officer Onerva Steudle from legal services)
13.15–13.35 How to design research according to the principles of FAIR and open data (Lise Eriksson, Abo Academy, Turku)
13.35–14.00:The Open Knowledge movement – how do we protect and improve the global digital commons? (Janne Peltola, the General Executive Director of OKFi)
14.00–17.00 Interactive workshop about Citizen Science (Dr. Ties Fakkel, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands)

  •  Breaks will be organized in between
  • Coffee & bun provided

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