Helsinki Initiative Forum in Brussels 24 March 2020


Helsinki Initiative Forum is organised the 24th of March 2020 in Brussels to provide a common international platform for policy-makers, research performing and funding organisations, scholarly publishers and open access communities, as well as researchers and science journalists to discuss concrete implementation plans for fostering the Helsinki Initiative.

The Forum consists of two related events, first at the European Parliament and then at the offices of the Young European Research Universities Network (YERUN).

Multilingualism in scholarly communication – what way forward for the EU?

08:00-09:30 Helsinki Initiative Breakfast meeting at the European Parliament

Hosted by MEP Henna Virkkunen (EPP Group)

Programme here (participation is by invitation only)

Multilingualism in scholarly communication – Implementation plan for the Helsinki initiative

11:00-15:00 Helsinki Initiative Workshop at YERUN

Venue: Young European Research Universities Network, Rue du Trone 62, Brussels

Programme here, registration by 13 March 2020 via this link:

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The Helsinki Initiative Forum is organized by the Federation of Finnish Learned Societies (TSV), the Committee for Public Information in Finland (TJNK), the Finnish Association for Scholarly Publishing, Universities Norway (UHR) and the COST Action "European Network for Research Evaluation in the Social Sciences and the Humanities" (ENRESSH).