Podcast: Plan S: a fast lane to open access - too risky too soon?

Vinod Subramaniam, Hans Berends and Hans de Jonge about Plan S.

01/30/2019 | 9:36 AM

‘VU Library Live’ is a talk show/ podcast featuring interviews with VU researchers, VU lecturers and field experts about new developments in academia.

Plan S: a fast lane to open access - too risky too soon?
The subject of this episode is: Plan S. On January 24, 2019 the University Library organised a meeting for researchers about Plan S.
Open Acces specialist Arjan Schalken, gave a presentation about what is known so far about the implementation of Plan S. In addition three stakeholders presented their views on the plan:
- Vinod Subramaniam, Rector magnificus;
- Hans Berends, Professor of Innovation and Organization, SBE;
- Hans de Jonge, Adviseur, Open Science & Kwaliteit NWO.

This podcast is a compilation of the presentations of the three stakeholders.
You can also view Arjan Schalken’s PowerPoint presentation about Plan S.

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VU Library Live Talkshow on rating academic researchers
March 14, 2019, 16.00 – 18.00, Studyroom 2B, VU Main building
On March, 14 the University Library is organising another VU Library Live talk show. This time spotlighting new approaches to rating and remunerating academic researchers, also extending to Open Science and societal impact. In the year ahead, the VSNU (Association of Universities in the Netherlands), NWO (Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research), NFU (Dutch Federation of University Medical Centres) and ZonMw (Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development) want to join forces to advance this issue in a dialogue with the university field.
Among the talk show guests this time will be NWO President Stan Gielen and Frank Miedema, dean of the Faculty of Medicine at Utrecht University, vice-president of the UMC Executive Board and active in UU's Open Science Programme.