LOCH OA and REF Planning workshop

Pathfinder Project: University of Edinburgh/ Heriot Watt/ St Andrews (LOCH)

What: Open Access and the REF- Planning workshop

Where: Council Chamber, Ormond Building, Manchester Metropolitan University, M15 6BG

When: Friday, 4 December 2015 from 09:30 to 15:15

Description: The workshop will look at case studies of different approaches to planning for OA in the next REF, and then delegates will be able to use the session to share experiences and apply best practice to their own institutional plans.

This event will be of particular interest to OA practitioners and research administrators and managers involved in planning OA implementation for the REF.

Delegates will hear case studies from a variety of HEIs and will have the opportunity to share expertise and best practice on a range of issues, including:

  • Workflows
  • Staffing/Resources
  • Communications
  • Audit and compliance
  • Reporting