What – on 24 December 2018 – could I possibly add to the wealth of information recently published about Plan S? That question has been on my mind the past few days. I have the habit to post something towards the end of the year, and obviously this should be about this topic. I have..
Tag: open science
On 22 June 2018 I attended a VSNU workshop on “Recognition and appreciation”. One of the speakers was Maarten Steinbuch. He referred to his idea of a 4th generation university. A university that lets “the (local) network create value, so the university is an enabler and motivator”. In his talk he emphasized that to be able..
Digging into open science again at the 5th edition of the international open science congress, and strangely enough the first time I attended. As of January this year I also took up the role of Program Manager open access at the VSNU, and for me open access and open science are really connected. The focus..
After ending 2017 with open, indeed I also start with open. And with a good reason. On 12 January 2018 we said goodbye to our TU Delft Rector Magnificus Karel Luyben, first with a symposium and later at our university’s Dies Natalis (foundation day). The theme of both events was open science, and I had..