Important dates

  • First come, first served
    Lightning talk requests
  • February 22, 2012
    Call for presentations closes
  • February 29, 2012
    Schedule released
  • March 23
    Award nominations closes
  • March 29, 2012
    RDFC 2012

Schedule & map

March 29, 2012

09:00 Coffee and registration
09:30 – 10:30 Keynote: Open Access in Europe: how is it progressing? – Alma Swan, SPARC Europe
10:30 – 10:50 Open access to scientific research data, Guðmundur Þórisson, University of Iceland
10:50 – 11:15 Coffee break
11:15 – 11:35 Iceland’s participation in OpenAIREplus – Sólveig Þorsteinsdóttir, National University Hospital
11:40 – 12:00 Open Access and the Research Funds at Rannís – Hallgrímur Jónasson, Rannís

12:00 – 13:00 Award Ceremony and Lunch

13:00 – 13:50 Lightning talks organized by Hakkavélin
14:00 – 15:00 Keynote: Before and After SOPA – Glyn Moody, freelance journalist
15:00 – 15:20 Accused of thievery by FTT – Dagþór S. Haraldsson
15:20 – 15:50 Coffee break (30 minutes)
15:50 – 16:10 The Full Potential of the Internet – Jonas Öberg
16:15 – 16:35 Ebooks and accessibility – Birkir Gunnarsson
16:40 – 17:00 Mining for freedom in the european institutions – Stefan Marsiske

Location

The conference will take place in Bíó Paradís, Hverfisgata 54, 101 Reykajvik.


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