Centre for Evaluation in Education and Science is pleased to announce that, in partnership with the National Library of Serbia, the Fifth Belgrade International Open Access Conference will be held on Friday&Saturday, May 18-19, 2012 in Belgrade, Serbia.
This year conference will focus on local and regional journals striving for international excellence and recognition. It will be assisted with a powerful partnering tool to ensure networking of the visitors, before, during, and after the conference duration.
We welcome contributions and participation from journal editors and publishers, science managers and administrators, research evaluators, librarians, information systems developers, and all others interested in issues listed in tentative programme. Especially welcome are papers addressing evaluation and quality issues of journal publishing in developing, transition, and emerging market countries.
To decide, please consult Conference Overview. For the details, see appropriate items from the Conference Information menu left.
Stevan Harnad accepted to serve as 5BOAC major invited speaker.
He is a pioneer of OA movement, active promoter of OA, and (co)author of almost all milestone documents in the history of Open Access.
See more about Stevan at his university site