Oxford Festival of Open Scholarship (OxFOS) schedule archive

The annual Oxford Festival of Open Scholarship (OxFOS) began in 2022 and changed to the Oxford Forum of Open Scholarship in 2024.

This is our archive of previous years' schedules. We hope they can inspire future events.

You can find and view recordings of the sessions on our training and event recordings archive.

OxFOS 2023 schedule

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Monday 6th March

10:30-12:00 – Fundamentals of Open Access
13:00-14:30 – Forum of Open Scholarship

Tuesday 7th March

10:00-11:30 – ORCID and PIDs From Scratch

Wednesday 8th March

10:30-12:00 – Crowdsourcing in the Digital Humanities
16:00-17:30 – The Future of Copyright: Achieving Sustainable Universal Open Access through Copyright Reform

Thursday 9th March

10:30-11:30 – Towards a National PID Strategy
14:00-15:30 – Digital Preservation for Scholarly Communications

Friday 10th March

10:00-11:00 – DMPonline: Introduction and Basics
14:30-15:30 – Data Infrastructures – the Big Picture

During the OxFOS fortnight, researchers, students and staff at Oxford are invited to ‘free research’ by playing through the OA Escape room.

(OA Escape Room - Created by Katrine Sundsbø while at the University of Essex 2018 – Shared under the CC BY licence.)

Teams of 6–8 encouraged – Oxford SSO required.

Escape room sessions:

08/03/2023 – Earth Sciences – 10:30-11:30

15/03/2023 – Pusey House – 10:30-11:30