Upcoming event: Reclaiming the Knowledge Commons: Challenging Corporatized Publishing Practices in Research and Scholarship

Reclaiming the Knowledge Commons: Challenging Corporatized Publishing Practices in Research and Scholarship

Wednesday 26 August 2015
9am-4pm
State Library
Macquarie St
Sydney

Chair: Dr Claire Hooker

Speakers include:
Emeritus Professor Stephen Leeder
Professor Paul Komesaroff
Associate Professor Andrew Bonnell
Dr John Byron
Program:
9-10:30am Session 1: Corporatization and the commercialization of knowledge
11am-12pm Session 2: Challenges to the power and function of the library
12-1pm Session 3: Democratizing knowledge or selling the farm?
2-4pm Session 4: Filling the void and fighting back: Emerging alternatives
The event is catered and registration is free, to register: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/reclaiming-the-knowledge-commons-the-ethics-of-academic-publishing-and-the-futures-of-research-tickets-17560178968
For more information please visit the Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine (VELiM).

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