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About renevonschomberg

Dr. Dr.phil. RENE VON SCHOMBERG is a science and technologies studies specialist and a philosopher. He holds Ph.D's from the University of Twente (NL) (Science and Technology Studies) and J.W.Goethe University in Frankfurt (Philosophy). He has been a European Union Fellow at George Mason University, USA in 2007 and is employed by the European Commission. He is author/co-editor of 14 books. His current major project is to develop ideas and policies to drive innovations towards the grand challenges of our time.

International Open Science Conference: 20 March 2017 in Berlin

The programme of the Conference is accessible here: https://www.open-science-conference.eu/

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Key Note On Open Science At 3AM Bucharest 29 September 2016

Here you can download my slides- keynote on Open Science at 3AM conference Bucharest PowerPoint on Open Science-Altmetrics Please also check out the informative link of the website of the Annual AM conferences see AM-conferencesite    

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joint  final RRI projects meeting in Brussels 14-15 January 2016

These projects, very much on RRI governance (GREAT, RES-AGORA, RESPONSIBILITY) and  even on RRI’s global potential and dimension (PROGRESS) will have their joint final projects meeting in Brussels. See the Basetti’s foundations overview on its blog http://www.fondazionebassetti.org/en/focus/2015/12/responsible_research_and_innov_1.html

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Ph.D course on the philosophy of responsible innovation

The Dutch Research School of Philosophy (OZSW) invites PhD students/ ReMa students in philosophy to register for the course “Philosophy of Responsible Innovation” to take place in November and December 2015 Organizing university Wageningen University; Delft University of Technology Courses … Continue reading

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Three Open Science Sessions at Brussels conferenceO

Over 700 particpants are lined up to attend a 1,5 day conference in Brussels at the premises of the European Commission to discuss among other topics the issue of how to advance ‘ open science’ For the full programme see: … Continue reading

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Workshop at JRC-Ispra adresses challenges of quality for Citizen Science/Do It yourselve science

Vladimir Sucha (DG JRC) opened on 16 JUne 2015 a workshop on DIY Science. he underlined the challenges open science and citizen science  will pose for main stream science with it current overemphasis on measuring”excellence” by measuring quantitative outcomes of … Continue reading

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PACITA on Technology Assessment and parliamentary decision making adopts manifesto on expanding knowledge-based policy making on Science, Technology and Innovation

See website of PACITAhttp://www.pacitaproject.eu MANIFESTO  adopted by participants of the Berlin conference of PACITA, 25-27 February 2015

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