Free Webinar : Open Data and Open Science : current trends and global initiatives
(Image credit: The State of Open Data Report; figshare)
JOIN us at a FREE WEBINAR dicussing OPEN DATA and OPEN SCIENCE:
Current Trends and Global Initiatives
Date: 14 February 2017, Tuesday
Time: 13:00 Ghana | 14:00 Rome | 15:00 Johannesburg | 16:00 Nairobi
Moderator: Blessing Mawire, Deputy Director for Training and Research at the Information Training & Outreach Centre for Africa (ITOCA).
REGISTER NOW. A recording of the webinar will be available to the registrants.
The webinar will be hosted by IAALD Africa Chapter and is the first in the IAALD Africa Chapter Webinar Series;
It is a rare opportunity for agriculture information specialists in Africa to hear more about open data and open science, current trends, and regional and global initiatives by several organizations;
It will include an interactive Q&A (that will follow the 30-minute presentation).
- The Value of Open Data Sharing: A CODATA Report for the Group on Earth Observation
- Ensuring global equity in open researchs (figshare)
- Embedding cultures and incentives to support open research (figshare)