Scholarly journals, politics, and freedom of speech

Event date
Fri 2.6.2017
9:30 to 15:15
Address
The House of Science and Letters, lecture hall 104 (Kirkkokatu 6, Helsinki, Finland)
Organizing party
Kotilava

Kotilava – Finnish academic journals towards immediate Open Access - welcomes you to their seminar Scholarly journals, politics, and freedom of speech
 

The programme:

9:30–10 Coffee

Head of publications Johanna Lilja from The Federation of Finnish Learned Societies will act as moderator for the day.

10–12 Value of Open Access for civil societies

Opening words, Kristiina Hormia-Poutanen Director of Library Network Services at the National Library of Finland & Lea Ryynänen Karjalainen, Executive Director, The Federation of Finnish Learned Societies

KEYNOTE: OpenEdition, Pierre Mournier, manager of international affairs + comments from Kirsi Pauliina Kallio PhD

KEYNOTE: The Hungary case, Edit Herczog, Managing Director, Vision & Values + comments from Emilia Palonen PhD

12–12:45 Lunch (at own expense)

12:45–14 Publications in a chain of open science and research

The role of Finnish scholarly journals in the civil society, Riitta Koikkalainen, information specialist from the National Library of Finland

The role of Finnish scholarly journals in the funding of universities, Janne Pölönen, coordinator in The Federation of Finnish Learned Societies

The value of domestic academic journals for researchers; Johanna Vuorelma, postdoctoral researcher, Network for European Studies, University of Helsinki & Tuukka Tammi PhD, editor-in-chief, National Institute for Health and Welfare

13:45–14 Coffee break

14–14:45 Scholarly journals, politics, and freedom of speech

Panel moderated by associate professor Mikael Laakso from the Hanken School of Economics.

Other participants: Edit Herczog, Pierre Mournier, senior advisor Sami Niinimäki, Ministry of Education and Culture; Emilia Palonen PhD, chair of Finnish Association of Scholarly Publishing

15–15:10 Closing words, Sami Niinimäki

Seminar is produced by the Kotilava project (Finnish academic journals towards immediate open access).
 

Free entrance, registration here!

For more information, please contact riitta.koikkalainen [at] helsinki.fi

www.kotilava.fi

Programme in the net