“Open Access” to information – the free, immediate, online access to the results of scholarly research, and the right to use and re-use those results as you need – has the power to transform the way research and scientific inquiry are conducted. It has direct and widespread implications for academia, medicine, science, industry, and for society as a whole.- Open Access Week-

The activity aims to present different experiences related to Open Access in the World in order to be a contribution for those countries that are working to enhance the share of knowledge.

During this virtual conference the participants will have the opportunity to learn about experiences in Latin America, Europe, Africa and the activities developed by the Confederation of Open Access Repositories - COAR in the world.


• Hours are presented in GMT/UTC(Greenwich Mean Time). Please check your local time at: http://www.worldtimeserver.com/convert_time_in_UTC.aspx
• Streaming:
http://www.redclara.net/streaming (available the day of the event)