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Where to meet us in 2024

112.BiblioCon2024, Hamburg (Germany), 4-7 June 2024

OA Switchboard attends the BiblioCon conference and will host OA Data Lab (meetings) at the Harrassowitz stand.

See the full programme here.

SSP 46th Annual Meeting, Boston (MA), 29-31 May 2024

OA Switchboard participates in a panel on 'NISO Working Group on Recommended Practice',

and will host OA Data Lab (meetings).

See full programme here.

UKSG Annual Conference, Glasgow (UK), 8-10 April 2024

OA Switchboard participates in the panel 'Open Infrastructures'.

See full programme here.

ER&L Conference, Austin (TX), 3-6 March 2024

  • Monday 4 March:

    • 10 AM - 10:45 AM in Room 103 Panel 'Operationalizing Open Access Business Processes - a New NISO Working Group".

    • 4.15 PM - 5.15 PM at Bristol University Press booth #508 (exhibition hall)

  • Tuesday 5 March::

    • 9 AM - 10 AM at Bristol University Press booth #508 (exhibition hall)

    • 10 AM - 11 AM at Harrassowitz booth #300 (exhibition hall)

    • 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM dedicated OA Switchboard 'lab' in shared space next to exhibit hall

    • 2:15 PM - 3:15 PM at Harrassowitz booth #300 (exhibition hall)​

    • 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM dedicated OA Switchboard 'lab' in shared space next to exhibit hall

  • Wednesday 6 March:

    • 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM in Room 104 OA Switchboard 'lab' for online attendees

Where we were in 2023

2023 Charleston Conference, Charleston 8-10 November - OA Switchboard to attend in person and participates in panel:

Small infrastructure and standards bodies: minimum investment, maximum return.

With Joanna Ball (DOAJ), Tasha Mellins-Cohen (COUNTER), Robin Sinn (Iowa State University Library).

ICOLC meeting, Prague, 26 October 2023

Frankfurt Book Fair, Frankfurt 18-19 October 2023

Open-Access-Tage, Berlin 27-29 September 2023

111. BiblioCON 2023, Bibliothekartag, Hannover 23-26 May - OA Switchboard will attend in person and you can meet us here:

Wednesday 24 May

  • morning: RSC stand (F2 in Glashalle)

  • afternoon: The Company of Biologists stand (D10 in Eilenriedehalle)

Thursday 25 May

  • morning: The Company of Biologists stand (D10 in Eilenriedehalle)

  • afternoon: RSC stand (F2 in Glashalle)

Wiley Impact Forum, London, 23 May 2023

The program will focus on the key issues affecting us across research and publishing; from changing technology and customer expectations, to increasing accessibility for everyone. Read more here. The OA Switchboard will present and participate in a panel.

Making the OA Transformation Work - Hybrid event on Wednesday 3 May 2023 (Toronto & Zoom)

Along with participating publishers in the OA Switchboard initiative, we invite you to learn about and contribute to practical cases from the field. This evidence-based event is suitable for those within research institutions, funders and academic publishers, specifically with a presence or interest in Canada. If you're interested in participating in the webinar, please contact us for more details or register here. You will be asked to indicate if you plan to attend in-person or online.

2023 CSE Annual Meeting (Council of Science Editors), Toronto, April 29 - May 2

OA Switchboard participates in a panel on 'Using Data to Inform OA Strategy: Value, Impact, Awareness'

More information here.

Researcher to Reader Conference, London, 21-22 February

See full programme here.

Open access scholarly publishing association (OASPA)/Jisc publishing workflows

25 January 2023 - More information here and recording here.

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