• Discussion
  • Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences

Panel discussion: open science to foster scientific progress and to benefit society

Sep 13
12:15 - 13:00
Haus der Akademien
Laupenstrasse 7
3008 Bern

Meeting point

Cantina dell'Accademia im UG
Grafik Open Science
Image: © Akademien der Wissenschaften Schweiz
Grafik Open Science
Grafik Open Science (Image: © Akademien der Wissenschaften Schweiz)

The panel will discuss the publication «Open Science in Switzerland: Opportunities and Challenges» that the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences recently published in form of a Factsheet. The focus will be on Open Access and Open Data, on which the Factsheet makes several recommendations.


Dr Rafael Ball

Director of the ETH Library, Zurich

Dr Christine Choirat

Chief Innovation Officer at the Swiss Data Science Center SDSC, Lausanne

Dr Daniel Marty

Editor-in-Chief of the Swiss Journal of Geosciences, University of Basel

Dr Franck Vazquez

Chief Scientific Officer at MDPI (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute) and Board Member of OASPA (Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association), Basel


Prof. Antonio Loprieno, President of the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences

Suitable for

Age: 18+, 20-40, 55+


Content: simple
Interactivity: passive
Inside/outside: inside
Main organiser

Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences

More Information

Languages: English
Weather dependent? No
Does it cost anything? No