XIV European Meeting on Glial Cells in Health and Disease

Open Science and Your Research – Workshop | Saturday, July 13, 2019

Open Science concepts and tools have the potential to transform the current scientific system for the greater good of all, but what does it mean for you? How can you and your work benefit from the Open Science movement?

Saturday, July 13, 2019, 14:30-16:00

Venue: Centro de Congressos da Alfândega do Porto (the venue of the European Glial Meeting)

Registration: The workshop is free of charge, but registration is required.


| Workshop description |

This workshop will establish what Open Science is and why it is needed. There will be an overview of the main areas of Open Science: Open Access, Open Data, Public Engagement. In addition, there will be some practical tips on changes researchers can make towards Open Science, the potential career benefits of Open Science, and information on what resources the ORION project can provide. The session is suitable for those with very little or basic knowledge of open science.

| Trainers |

Dr. Luiza Bentsson and Dr. Emma Harris

| Agenda |

  • Icebreakers
  • Presentation: "What is Open Science?"
  • What's your opinion: interactive card activity
  • Action plans: brainstorming and individual action plans
  • Q&A

| Registration |

This workshop is free of charge, but registration is required. For registration, please fill in the following form. This registration includes admission to the workshop and refreshments.

Click here for registration

| Contacts |

For any organizational questions please contact the meeting secretariat at info@glia2019.eu

For any content-related questions please ask the trainers at orion@mdc-berlin.de






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Important Dates –
Road to Porto

| February 4, 2019 |

Deadline for abstract submission, early registration and stipend application

| April 26, 2019 |
Deadline for registration to ICVS Satellite Meeting in Braga

| May 2019 |
Final program available

| June 17, 2019 |
Deadline for late posters

| June 24, 2019 |
Deadline for online registration

| July 10–13, 2019 |
XIV European Meeting on Glial Cells in Health and Disease

Please find the full list of dates here.

Scientific Secretariat

   XIV European Glial Meeting
    Meino Alexandra Gibson
    Max Delbrück Center for
    Molecular Medicine (MDC)
    Robert-Rössle-Str. 10
    13092 Berlin, Germany


Meeting Secretariat

K.I.T. Group GmbH Dresden
K.I.T. Group GmbH Dresden
Christina Norkus/ Anja Zeun
Bautzner Str. 117–119
01099 Dresden, Germany

  +49 351 4842722