Universiteit van Amsterdam


Institute for Logic, Language and Computation

25 January 2019, Open Access: turning promises into reality

Date: Friday 25 January 2019
Time: 14:30-17:00
Location: Turing room, Science Park 123, 1098 XG Amsterdam

CWI organizes a meeting concerning Open Access aimed for a broad audience. It will be devoted to a discussion of Plan S, an initiative for Open Access publishing, launched in September 2018, and supported by an international consortium of research funders, including NWO, and to two radical initiatives, SciPost, and Open Research Central.


14:30 Prof. Jos Baeten (CWI, Amsterdam and ILLC, University of Amsterdam)
Title: Implementing Plan-S

15:00 Prof. Jean-Sébastien Caux (Institute of Physics, University of Amsterdam)
Title: Beyond Open Access: SciPost

15:45 Vitek Tracz (F1000, London, UK)
Title: Beyond Open Access: Open Research Central - a model for
universal platform for reporting research results

16:30 Discussion

Organization: Krzysztof R. Apt (CWI, Amsterdam)

For more information, see https://www.cwi.nl/research/groups/networks-and-optimization/events/open-access-turning-promises-into-reality-1 or contact Krzysztof R. Apt at