Duration: 13:00 – 13:30 GMT
Registration is free, but required. RSVP by Thursday, October 20, at iryna.kuchma[@]eifl.net
Are you interested to know more about the state of open access in Africa and how open access can benefit the continent? Would you like to hear more details about BioMed Central's activities to support open access in Africa? Please join us for a conversation.
The guest speaker will be: Calum Land, BioMed Central.
Calum Land will review the state of open access in Africa, will talk on how open access can benefit Africa and will present the open access journals relevant to Africa. Calum will also share what BioMed Central is doing to support open access in Africa: a Waiver scheme, Foundation Memberships and Open Access Africa conference. There will be time for questions and answers.
More details about registration, participation and BioMed Central: http://www.eifl.net/events/open-access-publishing-africa-free-eifl-oa-