Thursday, October 10, 2013 2:00PM to
Friday, October 11, 2013 12:45PM
The ARL Fall Forum 2013, “Mobilizing the Research Enterprise,” explored the opportunities and collaborations in responding to the White House memorandum on “Increasing Access to the Results of Federally Funded Research.” Sessions covered a range of topics including infrastructure, discovery, policy issues, and data management/data sharing.
The forum began at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 10, with a keynote address by Richard McCarty, provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs, Vanderbilt University. Additional speakers at the forum included Bradley C. Wheeler, vice president for IT and CIO, Indiana University; Kathleen Shearer, executive director, Confederation of Open Access Repositories; Lorcan Dempsey, vice president, OCLC Research, and chief strategist, OCLC; and many others. See the program schedule for details. The forum adjourned on Friday, October 11, at 12:45 p.m.
Speakers’ slides from selected ARL Fall Forum sessions are available on the ARL Fall Forum 2013 proceedings website.
Tweet and follow this meeting on Twitter with the hashtag #ARLforum13.