PASTEUR4OA Project Workshop in London

The PASTEUR4OA project workshop "Working Together to Promote Open Access Policy Alignment in Europe" will be held Dec 2-3 at the Birbeck College in London. This 2-day event organised by the Jisc will gather the project's keynode organisation network for discussing the harmonisation of strategies for Open Access policy implementation across Europe (see event programme).

euroCRIS Strategic Membership Meeting in Amsterdam

A new euroCRIS meeting will be held at the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) on Nov 11-12 under the motto "Interoperability in Research Information". This event will merge the annual Strategic Meeting with the Autumn Membership Meeting in a new format that will join euroCRIS Strategic Partners and regular members. The event programme will address the different areas of system operability for research information management and highlight the progress in the application of the CERIF standard at ongoing RIM projects in several countries.

ORCID Webinar at the Open Access Week

A webinar on 'ORCID identifiers and Open Access' will be delivered on Oct 24th by GrandIR Ltd within the Open Access Week 2014 events organised by the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT) and SocialBiblio. The presentation will review the different projects for ORCID implementation which are being carried out worldwide and the way their specific goals may enhance Open Access.