Open in Action: Open Access Week at OCAD University


Open Access Week is a global event providing the academic and research community with an opportunity to learn about the potential benefits of Open Access

 
DateTuesday, October 25, 2016 - 12:30pm to 7:00pm

Cost

Free

Email

clandry@ocadu.ca

Website

http://ocad.libguides.com/scholcomm/oaweek16

Location

Lambert Lounge (Room 187), 100 McCaul Street

Open Access Week is a global event providing the academic and research community with an opportunity to learn about the potential benefits of Open Access, to share what they’ve learned with colleagues, and to help inspire wider participation. The theme this year is "Open in Action." In that spirit, we will be featuring a panel of stakeholders in art and design publishing to talk about why they decided to make their work open. We will also feature OCADU researchers and innovators who are doing interesting work with open data. Join us for this one-day event exploring recent developments in open access.

Schedule of events:

8:30 – 9:00  
Morning coffee

9:00 – 9:15  
Welcome & Opening remarks | Gillian Siddall, Vice President, Academic & Provost 

9:15 – 10:45  
Panel: Open Access Publishing Models for Art and Design
Sara Angel, Founder and Executive Director, Art Canada Institute, Massey College, University of Toronto
Tucker McLachlan, Organizer, OCAD University Student Press
Kate Monro, Publisher, C Magazine
Daniel Payne, Head, Instructional Services, Dorothy H Hoover Library and Chair, ARLIS/NA Open Access task force

10:45 - 11:00
Break

11:00 - 11:30
Open Research Repository Update
OCADU librarians will be on hand to answer questions and familiarize users with the deposit process, rights management, and research metrics. 

11:30 – 12:30    
Lunch (not provided)

12:30 - 1:00
Data Management and Preservation
Alan Darnell, Director, Scholars Portal Services 
Ontario Council of University Libraries

1:00 – 1:45    
Fueling New Business Models with Open Data 
Michael Nurse, CEO of Wishpad, an Imagination Catalyst company 
Gigi Lee, Co-founder and COO, Wishpad

1:45 – 2:00    
Break

2:00 – 2:45    
Visualizing Toronto’s Recreation Programs 
Patricio Dávila, Associate Professor, Faculty Design, OCADU Mobile Media Lab, Visual Analytics Lab and Director, Zero Lab
Isabel Meirelles, Professor, Faculty of Design, Visual Analytics Lab 

2:45 – 3:00     
Thanks and closing remarks

 



Open in Action: Open Access Week at OCAD University event poster
DateTuesday, October 25, 2016 - 12:30pm to 7:00pm

Cost

Free

Email

clandry@ocadu.ca

Website

http://ocad.libguides.com/scholcomm/oaweek16

Location

Lambert Lounge (Room 187), 100 McCaul Street

Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
The cigar box guitar (CBG) is the perfect entry level instrument for the aspiring musician. The significance of playing a musical instrument you have made with your own hands is not a small thing. In just two days you will learn to build a fretless, 3 string cigar box guitar.
Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
Celebrated Canadian music producer and musician Bob Ezrin discusses the organics of making music with plants, animals and humans.
Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
Jennifer Franks will discuss the pendulum swing between complexity and simplicity throughout art history, while highlighting the historic influences in the contemporary work of T.M. Glass.
A Man Named Pearl tells the inspiring story of self-taught topiary artist Pearl Fryar
Corina MacDonald presents at OCADU's 2015 Open Access Week event
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 12:30pm to 7:00pm

Open Access Week is a global event providing the academic and research community with an opportunity to learn about the potential benefits of Open Access, to share what they’ve learned with colleagues, and to help inspire wider participation. The theme this year is "Open in Action." In that spirit, we will be featuring a panel of stakeholders in art and design publishing to talk about why they decided to make their work open. We will also feature OCADU researchers and innovators who are doing interesting work with open data. Join us for this one-day event exploring recent developments in open access.

Schedule of events:

8:30 – 9:00  
Morning coffee

9:00 – 9:15  
Welcome & Opening remarks | Gillian Siddall, Vice President, Academic & Provost 

9:15 – 10:45  
Panel: Open Access Publishing Models for Art and Design
Sara Angel, Founder and Executive Director, Art Canada Institute, Massey College, University of Toronto
Tucker McLachlan, Organizer, OCAD University Student Press
Kate Monro, Publisher, C Magazine
Daniel Payne, Head, Instructional Services, Dorothy H Hoover Library and Chair, ARLIS/NA Open Access task force

10:45 - 11:00
Break

11:00 - 11:30
Open Research Repository Update
OCADU librarians will be on hand to answer questions and familiarize users with the deposit process, rights management, and research metrics. 

11:30 – 12:30    
Lunch (not provided)

12:30 - 1:00
Data Management and Preservation
Alan Darnell, Director, Scholars Portal Services 
Ontario Council of University Libraries

1:00 – 1:45    
Fueling New Business Models with Open Data 
Michael Nurse, CEO of Wishpad, an Imagination Catalyst company 
Gigi Lee, Co-founder and COO, Wishpad

1:45 – 2:00    
Break

2:00 – 2:45    
Visualizing Toronto’s Recreation Programs 
Patricio Dávila, Associate Professor, Faculty Design, OCADU Mobile Media Lab, Visual Analytics Lab and Director, Zero Lab
Isabel Meirelles, Professor, Faculty of Design, Visual Analytics Lab 

2:45 – 3:00     
Thanks and closing remarks

 

Venue & Address: 
Lambert Lounge (Room 187), 100 McCaul Street
Website: 
http://ocad.libguides.com/scholcomm/oaweek16
Email: 
clandry@ocadu.ca
Cost: 
Free
Open in Action: Open Access Week at OCAD University event poster
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