Open Access Week 2012 Kick-Off: 1,432 Participants in 92 Countries and Growing!
Washington, DC This year's Open Access Week theme is "Set the Default to Open Access" for Open Access Week (October 22 – 28, 2012). Our first online event to launch this year’s events will be a webcast with three speakers who will showcase the state of open access in each of their countries.
Please join us Tuesday June 19th at 10am Eastern US Time! RSVP at http://sparc.arl.org/
We'll have a brief introduction to Open Access Week and then hear from three amazing speakers.
Our speakers are:
1. Dr Reggie Raju, Director of IT Services & Communication, US Library & Information Service Stellenbosch University, South Africa
2. Heather Joseph, Executive Director of SPARC in the United States
3. Iryna Kuchma, is program manager at EIFL Open Access in Ukraine
We will take questions through the online portal.