Past Events

PIDapalooza, 9 - 10 November 2016, Reykjavik, Iceland
09 Nov 2016

PIDapalooza, 9 - 10 November 2016, Reykjavik, Iceland

 

PIDapalooza is a two-day festival for scholarly research persistent identifiers (PIDs) organized by California Digital Library, Crossref, DataCite, and ORCiD. 

This community gathering for everyone who’s working with PIDs, including digital tech experts, publishers, researchers, tool builders, research organizations, and scholarly infrastructure providers. 

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05 Nov 2016

Ronin Institute Unconference: The Future of Careers in Scholarship

 

The landscape of academic careers is changing rapidly, and the traditional academic job market is more competitive than ever before. The production of PhDs far exceeds the number of available permanent positions. Even those limited positions are under attack, as universities rely more and more on adjunct faculty, and at many universities, the protections of tenure are being rolled back. A shift towards running universities “like a business” means increasing pressure to bring in outside funding and a reduced commitment to fields where funding is less abundant.

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Reproducible Open Science - an RDA/OpenAIRE Workshop, 9th of September 2016, Hannover, Germany
09 Sep 2016

Reproducible Open Science - an RDA/OpenAIRE Workshop, 9th of September 2016, Hannover, Germany

 

Inside the th 20th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries, this Workshop aims at becoming a forum to discuss ideas and advancements towards the revision of current scientific communication practices in order to support Open Science, introduce novel evaluation schemes, and enable reproducibility. As such it candidates as an event fostering collaboration between

  • Library and information scientists working on the identification of new publication paradigms;
  • ICT scientists involved in the definition of new technical solutions to these issues;
  • Scientists/researchers who actually conduct the research and demand tools and practices for Open Science.

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