Subject: [IP-OA_Forum] 2nd Announcement: Berlin 10 Open Access Conference, 7-8 November 2012
Liebe Kolleginnen und
anbei die zweite Ankündigung zur Berlin 10 Open Access
Konferenz, die im November im Südafrika stattfinden wird.
Eine Anmeldung ist ab 31.07. möglich.
Mit besten Grüßen,
Max Planck Digital Library
Open Access Policy
Berlin 10 Open Access Conference,
Stellenbosch, South Africa
As announced previously, the
Berlin 10 Open Access Conference will be held at
Stellenbosch, South Africa. The Conference will
be held at the Wallenberg Research Centre,
Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study
(STIAS) from 7-8 November 2012. Pre-conference
workshops will be held on 6 November. The theme
of the Conference is
scholarship in a networked world:
participation in Open Access.
Given that the Conference will be held in
Africa, the sub-themes to be explored are
concomitant with the development and
transformative agenda of Open Access.
The sub-themes are:
through Open Access
Access and other forms of openness
of Open Access for scholarship and wider
Access and improving assessment of research
and scholarly publishing
We would like to call on all
institutions supporting opening access to
research information to also sign the Berlin
Declaration on Open Access to Knowledge in the
Sciences and Humanities. Please visit
for more information.
Registrations for both the
conference and pre-conference workshops will
open on the 31st of July 2012.
Please stay in touch and
follow all activities around the Berlin 10 Open
Access Conference by joining us on
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Other relevant information will
become available in forthcoming
announcements which will also be available
on the conference website (www.berlin10.org).