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November 12, 2016 - November 14, 2016
OpenCon is a platform for the next generation to learn about Open Access, Open Education, and Open Data, develop critical skills, and catalyze action toward a more open system for sharing the world’s information—from scholarly and scientific research, to educational materials, to digital research data. OpenCon 2016 will be held in Washington, DC on November 12-14, with satellite events hosted around the world.
Through a programs of keynotes, panels, workshops, webcasts and hackathons, participants build skills and knowledge in key areas—from raising institutional awareness to coordinating national campaigns and Open Research and Education.