Scientific Calendar Event

Starts 23 Jul 2020
Ends 23 Jul 2020
Central European Time
Online -
Virtual Consultation on Open Science

Information about this online meeting and registration can be found on the UNESCO web page:

  • Introduction to the UNESCO Recommendation on Open Science
  • Panel discussion on Open Science in Europe and North America: Key Challenges and Opportunities
  • Open discussion on Key messages from Europe and North America for the UNESCO Recommendation on Open Science

Draft Structure
Participants will be provided with the necessary background documents before the meeting and will be invited to submit their written inputs before, during and after the online meeting. A summary of inputs submitted before the meeting will be shared with the invited participants before the meeting. This will form the basis for the online discussion.
Consolidation of inputs after the online session
The draft report of the meeting will be shared with the participants after the online discussion. Participants will be invited to provide further written inputs on the draft report within one week. The final report will be posted on UNESCO Open Science website. The inputs from the meeting will subsequently be incorporated in the draft text of the UNESCO Recommendation on Open Science. 
The outcomes of the consultations will also be presented in the context of ESOF in September 2020.

This meeting is a satellite event of ESOF 2020 ( and is organized in collaboration with EuroDIG.


Ana Persic (UNESCO), Local Organiser: Marco Zennaro