Open Access Week 2020 program at the University of Antwerp, Belgium

“There’s no point in publishing anything, if no one will read it in the end.”

This year’s Open Access Week consists of webinars, blog articles and video testimonials on Open Science. The event is put together by the faculties of Law and Pharmaceutical, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences together with the Library and the Department of Research Affairs & Innovation.

For a full up-to-date overview click here


Opening of Open Access week by Vice-rector of research, Prof. Ronny Blust – view

Introducing the Flemish Open Science Board by Vice-rector of research, Prof. Ronny Blust – view

Research Data Management by Head of Research Affairs Office, Jord Hanus – view

Video testimonials

Alumnus Dr. Anthony Liekens – view

Dr. Bert van den Bogerd – view

Professor Dr. Colebunders – view

Prof. Professor Stuart Maudsley & PhD Student Hanne Leysen view

PhD Students Matthias Govaerts & Marlies Boeren view


Open Access Policies and Experiences in Brazil: A Success Story? by Felipe César de Andrade – view

Open Access at the University of Antwerp: a library point of view by Rudi Baccarne – view

A student’s guide to Open Access by Joris Van Meenen – view