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.
Registration will open last week of February.
The meeting schedule is now available here. More details about speakers and specific topics will be available soon.