CRIS2012 Conference in Prague
The 11th International Conference on Current Research Information Systems (CRIS2012) is held in Prague on Jun 6-9th, 2012 under the title “e-Infrastructures for Research and Innovation: Linking Information Systems to Improve Scientific Knowledge Production”. The CRIS2012 programme addresses the most recent advances in CRIS features and CERIF data model, as well as trends in information system linking.
PEER End of Project Conference in Brussels
On May 29th the PEER End of Project Conference was held in Brussels (see event report at GrandIR blog). The conference was presented the results of the PEER European Project (Publishing and the Ecology of European Research) which has been running since Sep 2008. PEER has been investigating the effects of the large-scale, systematic depositing of authors’ final peer-reviewed manuscripts on reader access, author visibility, and journal viability.
GrandIR in the "Getting in the Access Loop" webinar
On Friday June 1st, GrandIR will take part in the "Getting in the Access Loop" webinar organised by The Humanitarian Centre in Cambridge along the HIFA2015 activity programme. This debate session aims to explore real ways in which African research and researchers can have greater representation in journal publications.