Time: October 22, 2015 from 5:30pm to 8pm
Country: United Kingdom
Street: Room R101, Franklin Building, City University London, 124 Goswell Road, London, EC1V 7DP
Website or Map: https://blogs.city.ac.uk/city…
Event Type: guest, lecture
Organized By: Ernesto Priego
Latest Activity: Oct 13, 2015
The limits of “open": Why knowledge is not a public good and what to do about it.
Speaker: Cameron Neylon
Presented by Ernesto Priego, Centre for Information Science, City University London
R101, Franklin Building, City University London, 124 Goswell Road, London, EC1V 7DP
Free. Requires registration.
Cameron Neylon is Professor of Research Communication at the Centre for Culture and Technology at Curtin University and an advocate of open research practice who has always worked in interdisciplinary areas of research.
He has previously been Advocacy Director at PLOS (the Public Library of Science), a Senior Scientist at the STFC Isis Neutron and Muon Facility and tenured faculty at the University of Southampton. He was named as a SPARC Innovator in July 2010 for work on the Panton Principles was a co-author of the Altmetrics Manifesto, and is a proud recipient of the Blue Obelisk for contributions to open data. He is a co-author of the Panton Principles for Open Data in Science and writes regularly on the social, technical, and policy issues of open research at his blog, Science in the Open.