Citizens’ Dialogue Event: Open Science – Open Data – Open Innovations on August 31, 2015 at 5.30 p.m. at the University of Helsinki main building, Great Hall, Aleksanterinkatu 5 in Helsinki

Citizens Dialogue is an open event. Please register online by August 27, 2015 here.

Themes to be discussed are e.g.:
• Vision of the open science; what are surprising discoveries and creative insights?
• How can open science improve the competitiveness and quality of research?
• Challenges of the open science: Publishing: actors and processes, Incentives for researchers and Ethics

Commissioner for Research, Science and
Innovation Carlos Moedas, European Commission

Chancellor, Professor Thomas Wilhelmsson, University of Helsinki

Co-founder & Senior Partner Valto Loikkanen, Grow VC Group

Director Kristiina Hormia-Poutanen, the National Library of Finland and President of the Association of European Research Libraries LIBER

Moderator: Rector, Professor Anneli Pauli,
Lappeenranta University of Technology

This event is organized jointly by University of Helsinki, European Commission representation office in Helsinki, the Ministry of Education and Culture and Universities Finland UNIFI.