COAR Annual Meeting
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 in late-January, and more information about the program and logistics will be available soon.
Please book your hotel early:
Close to Ca’ Foscari University we can suggest:
- Hotel Ca’ Pisani**** http://www.capisanihotel.it/
- Hotel Ca’ Nigra**** http://www.hotelcanigra.com/it/informazione/hotel-venezia/38-0.html
- Hotel Papadopoli **** http://www.accorhotels.com/it/hotel-1313-hotel-papadopoli-venezia-mgallery-by-sofitel/index.shtml
- Hotel Al Sole *** http://www.alsolehotels.com/
- Hotel Due Fanali*** http://www.aiduefanali.com/it/information/hotel-venezia/1-0.html
- Ca’ Cento Pietre** http://www.centopietre.net/
- Don Orione Artigianelli http://www.donorione-venezia.it/home-en
- Istituto Cannossiano http://www.istitutocanossianosantrovaso.com/
Close to Railway Station (15 minutes walking to Ca’ Foscari) we can suggest:
- Hotel Continental *** http://www.hotelcontinentalvenice.com/