UNIC | ONLINE Expert Panel Discussion: Open Science: What, Why and Why for Me?
For doctoral researchers & postdocs from all UNIC universities | all research fields

Date: June 6, 2024
Time: 10.30 – 12.00 h (German time; UTC+2)
Language: English
Online by Zoom (link will be provided shortly before the panel discussion)


Open panel discussion with experienced Open Science experts. You are most welcome to bring in your interests, experiences and questions. Learn and discuss about topics as

  • introduction to the basic concepts and principles of Open Science
  • relevance for research & society
  • impact of Open Science on self-understanding & attitudes of researchers
  • benefits and challenges of integrating Open Science into own research
  • what will change in the way we are doing research: how much openness is wanted, how much openness is needed
  • impact on research practices & workflows
  • impact on research ethics & integrity

Discuss with

  • Laura Niemi (University of Turku; Responsible research; Open Science; Impact; Responsible Assessment of Research and Researcher; Citizen Science; Entrepreneurship; Co-creation of new value)
  • Christopher Kyba (RUB und German Research Center for Geoscience (GFZ); active in science communication and open acces; Citizen Science Research Award)
  • Hanna Lahdenperä (University of Helsinki; Federation of Finnish Learned Societies: Senior Specialist (Secretariat for the National Open Science and Research Coordination)
  • Dr. Julian Vuorimäki; research manager for open research at the Weizenbaum Institute, Berlin; previously he worked at the EUA (European University Association), among others

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