OPEN RESEARCH EXTRAVAGANZA! The Mozilla Science Lab is coming to Boston and we’re pairing up to bring together the local open science community here!
6:30 - 7:00 - Doors open and informal chit-chat - drinks / light snacks served
7:00 - 7:05 - Introduction - Mozilla Science Lab and Open Research
7:05 - 8:30 - Lightning Talks (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lightning_talk)
• Kevin Moerman - Journal of Open Source Software (JOSS)
• Tim Stiles - BosLab: your community DIYbio lab
• Chris Madan - The benefits of open-access data: A case study in brain morphology research
• Andrew Thaler - Open Source for an Open Ocean: Developing tools for marine science, conservation, and exploration
• Stephanie Hicks - Using Open Science Tools in the Classroom to Teach Data Science
• Melissa Kline - The Society for Improving Psychological Science - An unofficial report on the annual meeting
• Jessica Polka - Preprints in the life sciences
• Will Kearney - How to Open your Closed Data Processing Pipeline
• Joe Akin - REfigure: a new tool for linking open source findings
• Stefania Druga - Open source software/hardware for children
• Tyler Ford - Sharing Plasmids Openly
• Michael Halle - Open Anatomy Atlases
8:30 - 9:30 - Social / Networking
We will be meeting at the MIT Media Lab, building E14, 6th floor, room E14-674.
This extravaganza is part of a Working Open Workshop (https://mozillascience.github.io/WOW-Boston/), an event for scientists and researchers to learn, share, and connect around open research tools and best practices. If you're interested in attending the 2-day workshop, please contact Kevin Moerman ([masked]).