Join top speakers to discuss open access agricultural research and data

06 Nov 2020

Hi All,
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Kind Regards,
Kathryn Reynolds
Data Analyst & Steward, CABI
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Interested in agricultural research and data?
Join us for our live webinar
'Opening up Agricultural Research and Data'
on 11 November at 14:00 GMT.
With key debates on the future of open and FAIR data, open access publishing, research collaboration, equity, policies and frameworks, this is a free webinar, open to all.
Experts will discuss the benefits and opportunities inherent in “open agriculture” and also review some of the obstacles to change (see programme below).
Learn more about the event here
Instructions for joining this Zoom webinar will be shared nearer the date.
We look forward to seeing you at the event.
The CABI open access team
Keynote topics and speakers
Open research: Making harmful habits history
Ashley Farley, Program Officer, Knowledge and Research Services, 
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Career-relevant incentives for researchers: Improving the mandate for sharing
Medha Devare, Agronomist and Data Architect with IFPRI in the CGIAR 
Data collaboration in the agri-business sector: Lessons learned
Derek Scuffell, Data Strategist, Knowmatics
What opportunities are there for open agriculture data to improve development outcomes for women in Africa?
Linet Juma, Program Officer at the Local Development Research Institute
Open science presents both opportunities and challenges for researchers in low- and middle-income countries
Andy Nobes, Programme Specialist, INASP
Integrated open frameworks for agriculture
Martin Parr, Data and Services Director, Digital Development CABI
Panel debate moderator
Andy Robinson, Managing Director, Publishing and Knowledge Business, CABI ​​​
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