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In the context of activities on open metadata collections on scholarly communication, the German Competence Center for Bibliometrics (KB) offers a series of webinars on "Future Perspectives of Open Citation Data" and "Open research seminars". We hereby cordially invite you to join for one or more of the scheduled events of about 30 minutes each.

Dates and registration links can be found on this website and may be subjected to updates. The webinars are free of charge, but we ask you to register via the links given below.

We hope that this webinar series meets with your interest and look forward to gaining inspiring insights with you.

Webinars on "Future Perspectives of Open Citation Data"

We are happy to announce that experts in the field from the following organizations and initiatives have agreed to present their work and experiences with open scholarly data to us and to you:

OpenCitations (Silvio Peroni)
Enabling transparency in research assessment
March 16th, 2022, 2-2.30 pm
OpenAIRE (Paolo Manghi)
The OpenAIRE Research Graph
March 18th, 2022, 10-10.30 am
Crossref (Jennifer Kemp)
Making the most of Crossref metadata
March 18th, 2022, 2-2.30 pm
NoraDK (Mogens Sandfær)
Research Portal Denmark - A developing national research infrastructure
March 22nd, 2022, 10.30-11 am
COKI (Cameron Neylon, Bianca Kramer)
Open Data on Open Science: Applying reproducible and open approaches to validate the introduction of OpenAlex | Video
March 25th, 2022, 12-12.30 pm


Open research seminars

Seminar I Die Verwendung von Perzentilen für die Normalisierung von Citation Impact in der Forschung
(Dr. Dr. habil. Lutz Bornmann, Max-Planck-Gesellschaft München)
August 29th, 2022, 3–4 pm
Seminar II Open Access als Einnahmequelle
Wie die großen Wissenschaftsverlage von Publikationsgebühren profitieren
(Professor Dr. Stefanie Haustein, Associate Professor, Information Studies, Faculty of Arts, University of Ottawa, Canada Co-director, Scholarly Communications Lab, Ottawa/Vancouver, Canada)
September 30th, 2022, 4–5 pm invitation and registration