Australian Open Scholarship Policy Observatory Workshop

Date: Thursday, 7 December 2017
Time: 11am- 4.15pm
Location:Seminar Room 223, the Fisher Library, University of Sydney

What is the Open Scholarship Policy Observatory?

Workshop Schedule

Attendance at the workshop is free, but you do need to register below. Light lunch and refreshments will be provided.

The workshop will be facilitated by Professors Lynne and Ray Siemens from Canada’s Implementing New Knowledge Environments (INKE) partnership, which has recently established its own Policy Observatory. Other confirmed participants include:
Ginny Barbour (QUT), Director, Australasian Open Access Strategy Group

Anne Bell, (USydney), Consortium of Australian Research Libraries

Kylie Brass, Australian Academy of the Humanities

Amanda Lawrence, (Swinburne), Analysis and Policy Observatory

Ingrid Mason, Aarnet

Lucy Montgomery, (Curtin), Director, Centre for Culture and Technology

Andrew Treloar, Australian National Data Programme

The object of the workshop will be to explore establishing an Australian Observatory, and to begin organising its future shape and work, as well as potential sources of funding, including possible grant applications.

This inaugural workshop grows out of Western Sydney University DHRG’s partnership with and commitment to INKE. It is being organised and sponsored by the Digital Humanities Research Groups of Western Sydney University and the Sydney University and the Sydney Intellectual History Network.

Please complete the form below to register for the Australian Open Scholarship Policy Observatory Workshop:

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