OSF2017 plenaries will unfold topics related to the impact of open science in research and society, while presenting key initiatives in the area.


High level Opening

Wednesday 06.09, 9:30-11:00

Welcome and introduction 
Yannis Ioannidis, President "ATHENA" Research Center and Prof. of Informatics & Telecom, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens,
Fillipos Tsimpoglou, Director of National Library of Greece

Greek Open Science Agenda
Kostas Gavroglou Minister of Education, Research and Religious Affairs

Welcome on behalf of four organising projects
Natalia Manola, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens / ATHENA Research Center

Keynote 1

Open Access and Data Integrity: The European Research Council (ERC) initiative
Nektarios Tavernarakis, President of the Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas (FORTH), Prof. of Molecular Systems Biology at the Medical School of the University of Crete, Member of the Scientific Council of the European Research Council (ERC)

Keynote 2

Wednesday 06.09, 16:15 - 17:15

Sustainable Development in Times of Crisis: the Role of Education
Jeffrey D. Sachs, Earth Institute Columbia University

Open for all? Diversity and disparity in Open Science

Thursday 07.09, 09.15 - 11.00

The role of women in exploring, understanding and archiving the past
Maria Georgopoulou, Director The Gennadius Library American School of Classical Studies at Athens

Open Science: A Global South Perspective
Ahmed Oluwagbemi Ogunlaja, Open Access Nigeria

Barriers to Open Science for junior researchers
Jon Tennant, Communications Director ScienceOpen
Q&A, Discussion with audience

Closing plenary

Friday 08.09 15:15 - 16:00

Changing research practices towards reproducible research
John Ioannidis, Stanford University



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