Open Science Day
18 October 2019
On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of EPFL, I wanted to give the important topic of open and reproducible science the place it deserves.
I decided to invite a group of world-class researchers and policy makers and ask them to share their thoughts on several pressing questions.
How can we successfully transition to digital scholarship? What will knowledge production and dissemination resemble in the future?
I would be delighted if you would join our discussion.
Martin Vetterli, President of EPFL
The EPFL Open Science Day is a full-day event that will take place in the main auditorium of the landmark Rolex Learning Center on EPFL Campus.
The detailed program will be unveiled soon. In the meantime, register below and save the date in your calendar!
Open science is a complex and transversal topic that can only be understood when a variety of point of views collide. We invited world-class researchers and policy makers to give their perspective on the promises and challenges of open and reproducible science.
We are honoured to confirm that the following people have accepted our invitation to share their expertise with the participants:
Katie Bouman, California Institute of Technology
Sir Philip Campbell, Editor-in-Chief Springer Nature
Ingrid Daubechies, Duke University
Fabiola Gianotti, CERN Director-General
Maria Leptin, EMBO Director
José Moura, IEEE President Elect
Fernando Pérez, University of California Berkeley
Marcel Salathé, EPFL
Robert-Jan Smits, TU/e Executive Board President
Bruno Strasser, University of Geneva
Jeannette Wing, Columbia University
More information will follow.
Luc Henry, DPhil
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