Last Year

This conference is a follow-up to a panel debate that took place in February 2012 in Oxford, entitled:

Evolution of Science: Open Science and the Future of Publishing

The diverse panel included publishers, funders, academics and entrepreneurs:

  • Tim Gowers the Fields Medal winning mathematician,
  • Victor Henning the co-founder and CEO of Mendeley,
  • Robert Kiley from The Wellcome Trust,
  • Alison Mitchell from Nature Publishing Group,
  • Cameron Neylon the open science activist and blogger,
  • Lord Robert Winston the advocate of public engagement, and
  • Alicia Wise from the publisher Elsevier.