May 8-10, 2017 Venice, Italy
The Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) and the Library System (SBA) of the Università Ca’ Foscari, Venice are pleased to announce that the next COAR Annual Meeting will take place in the beautiful city of Venice, on the campus of the Università Ca’ Foscari.
The major theme for this year’s meeting will be next generation repositories. The meeting will focus on strategies for positioning the international network of repositories as the foundation of a global knowledge commons. The meeting will provide participants with the opportunity to learn about international trends in repositories, open access and open science, as well as engage with colleagues from around the world and pursue collaborative projects with international partners.
The meeting schedule is available here. The full program and speakers line-up will be available soon.
Registration is now open!
Registration cost is 150 Euros for COAR members and partners – 200 Euros for non-members.
Due to space restrictions at the venue, registration is only open to COAR members and partners, and invited speakers until 24 March 2017.