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Open Research Forum

Thursday, 26 October 2017

‘Open in order to…’ 

Thursday, 26 October, 3-6pm 

Space 5, Contact Theatre

As part of Open Access Week 2017, the Library is hosting an Open Research Forum at the Contact Theatre. Join researchers from a range of disciplines and career stages to debate the issues, challenges and benefits of openness, and what it means to be an ‘open researcher’. Slide-free, story-based talks will be complemented with interactive activities and the event is a fantastic opportunity for networking and discussion with your peers. Refreshments will be provided throughout the afternoon, and the bar will be open from 5pm.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Prof. Matthew Cobb, School of Biological Sciences
  • Dr. Rachael Ainsworth, School of Physics and Astronomy
  • Lisa Heaney, School of Health Sciences
  • Dr. Mark Humphries, School of Biological Sciences
  • Dr. Russell Garwood, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
  • Dr. Lamiece Hassan and Dr. Sarah Fox, School of Health Sciences

If you have any questions, contact the Library via uml.scholarlycommunication@manchester.ac.uk.

Please book your space via the event listing below.

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