Open Science and Research Winter Conference 2023

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Winter Conference 2023 is organised by The National Open Science and Research Coordination, University of Eastern Finland (UEF), Savonia University of Applied Sciences and Karelia University of Applied Sciences. The event takes place at UEF Kuopio campus on November 8th-9th, 2023. Unfortunately, it is not possible to attend this event remotely. The theme of this year's conference is "Open educational resources". 

Wednesday, November 8

9:30 Registration and morning coffee

10:00 Welcome words

  • Rector Jukka Mönkkönen, University of Eastern Finland (UEF)
  • CEO/Rector, The Chair of Arene Mervi Vidgrén, Savonia-AMK
  • Head of Research and Development Anne Ilvonen, Karelia-AMK

10:30 Open learning as part of continuous learning, how do open educational resources scale up?

  • Specialist Thomas Vikberg, Ministry of Culture and Education (OKM)
  • Statement: Specialist Anne Kärki, Satakunnan AMK

11:15 Open educational resources, why would I publish? 

  • Why publish educational videos on YouTube?Lecturer Radu Mariescu-Istodor, Karelia-AMK (in English)
  • Use of educational videos in physics teaching, University Lecturer Markku Saarelainen, UEF

12:00 Lunch

13:00 Technical execution and accessibility

  • Technical platforms, Leader Pekka Uotila,  XAMK
  • Approaches to the accessibility of contents, Accessibility Specialist Miia Kirsi, Accessibility Library Celia

13:45 Open educational resources and legislation

  • Open educational resources, & copyrights, Copyright Lawyer Maria Rehbinder, Uniarts copyright service, Aalto university ja Uniarts
  • Creative Commons-licenses , Lawyer,  Annamari Turunen, UEF

14:30 Coffee break

15:00 Panel: Curating open educational resources

  • Chair: Information Service Manager Mira Juppi, Savonia
  • Panelists:
    • Leading specialist (open science) Susanna Nykyri, Tampere University 
    • Specialist Thomas Vikberg, Ministry of Culture and Education (OKM) 
    • Specialist Anne Kärki, SAMK
    • Leader Pekka Uotila, XAMK

15:45 Wrap-up

16:15 The National Open Science and Research & The Champion of Open Science awards, snacks, and networking

Thursday, November 9

9:00 Expert panel meetings

12:00 Lunch

13:00 A common meeting and workshop

15:00 Wrap-up of the day and coffee break

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