COAR Annual Meeting
EIFL to attend COAR annual meeting and discuss next generation open access repositories

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Event Date: 08 May 2017 - 10 May 2017
Venice, Italy
The Grand Canal in Venice, Italy. COAR’s annual meeting takes place in Venice in May 2017.

EIFL Open Access Programme Manager Iryna Kuchma will attend the Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) Annual Meeting, which takes place at the the Università Ca’ Foscari in Venice, Italy. EIFL is one of the founding members of COAR.

The major theme for this year’s Annual Meeting will be next generation open access repositories. The meeting will focus on strategies for positioning the international network of open access repositories as the foundation of a global knowledge commons.

The meeting will provide participants with the opportunity to learn about international trends in repositories, open access and open science, as well as engage with colleagues from around the world and pursue collaborative projects with international partners.

Registration will open in late January. To find out more, see the announcement by COAR and Library System (SBA) of the Università Ca’ Foscar.