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Open Access: Reclaiming Scholarship for the Academy: Program

Conference Program

8:30 - Registration/Coffee

9:00 - Welcoming Remarks
Erik Mitchell, Associate University Librarian, UC Berkeley

9:15 - Opening Keynote: State of the Union of Open Access
Michael Eisen, PLOS Founder, UC Berkeley 

10:00 - Break

10:15 - Panel Discussion

  • Molly Van Houweling (Moderator) - UC Berkeley Law School
  • Alison Mudditt - UC Press
  • Chris Kelty - UCLA
  • Catherine Mitchell - California Digital Library
  • Nick Shockey - SPARC

12:00 - Lunch with Poster Sessions

1:30 - Lightning talk Panel: Short presentations by breakout session leaders

2:15 - Break

2:30 - Breakout Sessions

  • OA Data
    • Megan Laurance  - UCSF
    • Carly Strasser - Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation
  • OA outreach & advocacy
    • Katrina Romanowsky - CDL
    • Anneliese Taylor - UCSF
  • Obstacles in OA
    • Adam Siegel - UC Davis
    • Cori Hayden - UC Berkeley
    • Ethan Rarick - UC Berkeley
  • OA in Area Studies
    • Liladhar Pendse - UC Berkeley

3:15 - Break

3:30 - Closing Keynote:  Future Directions of the Open Access Movement
Randy Schekman -  UC Berkeley

4:15 - 5:15 - Closing Reception

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