Satellite events are held year round, open to anyone, and arranged by hosts around the world in partnership with the main OpenCon conference. Over 4000 people have attended OpenCon satellite events since 2014. Satellites often combine content, themes and ideas from the main meeting with locally arranged activities. They're the perfect way to learn and get involved in the community, and are an essential part of the OpenCon community.
The event is organised with an aim to promote Open Culture in Academics.It will be primarily focusing on the advantages of Open Access, Open Education and Open Data for modern academia. The event will be having a mix of expert talks, panel discussions and webinar depicting the implementation of Open Access in varied setups and expert lecture on Creative Commons.The event will be providing a learning experience to the participants by actively participating in Panel Discussions for clearing doubts and developing better understanding about Open Access,Open Education and Open Data for Overall Development.
Join us for OpenCon 2018 New York City featuring talks, workshops, and unconference sessions centered on open data, open access, and open education.