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The Many Faces of Scholarly Communications

By Nagham El Houssamy The FORCE11 Scholarly Communications Institute was held at the University of California San Diego from 31 July until 4 August 2017. This was the first of what will become an annual one-week training and is open for anyone to register and attend. The course is especially useful for early-career researchers who … Continue reading The Many Faces of Scholarly Communications


New Funding for Research on African Innovation and Gender

The Open AIR network has received funding from the Canadian Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Advanced Scholars Program (QES) to create new opportunities for emerging scholars to explore African innovation through the lens of gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls.


Prof. Osei-Tutu Speaks at the University of Ottawa

Professor Janewa Osei-Tutu, an Associate Professor of Law at Florida International University, was invited for the Open AIR network’s inaugural Distinguished Speaker Series session, conducted jointly with the University of Ottawa Centre for Law, Technology and Society. Professor Osei-Tutu’s talk is the beginning of a series of discussion that Open AIR will be hosting over the next several years.