Panel Discussion:

The Future of Science Publishing


Tim Friede,
Professor of Biostatistics at the University Medical Center Göttingen, Co-founder of the Systematic Review Unit, former Editor-in-Chief Biometrical Journal

Clemens Heine,
Senior Editor of Applied Mathematics and Computer Sciences at Birkhäuser-Science, Springer-Verlag, Basel

Wolfram Horstmann,
Director of the State and University Library of Lower Saxony, Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR), Research Data Alliance (RDA)

Yarema Okhrin,
Professor of Statistics, Universität Augsburg, Editor-in-Chief Advances in Statistical Analysis (AStA)

Martin Rasmussen,
Managing Director of "Copernicus" Meetings and Open Access Publications, Co-founder of the Open Access Scholarly Publisher Association  (OASPA)


Karl Mosler,
Professor of Statistics and Econometrics, Universität zu Köln

Keywords about the discussion topics:

  • New options with open access scientific journals and data repositories
  • Reproducibility of research
  • Role of scholarly societies
  • Role of university libraries
  • Role of commercial publishers
  • Refereeing of contents
  • Building reputation for authors and journals 
  • Copyright and technical problems in content mining