This international conference is being organised with the strong support of the Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation, the French Academy of Sciences, the French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), the National Institute of Health and Medical Research (Inserm), the High Council for Evaluation of Research and Higher Education (Hcéres), the National Research Agency (ANR), the University of Lorraine and the University of Nantes.
The main topics addressed during this conference come within the framework of the transformation of the research and innovation ecosystem in Europe. Particular attention will be given to transparency in health research, the necessary transformation of research evaluations, the future of scientific publishing, and the opening of codes and software produced in a scientific context.
The French National Research Agency (ANR) has initiated an open science policy since 2013 and is carrying out various actions in line with the National Open Science Plans and Plan S at the international level, in order to promote open access to publications and contribute to the opening and sharing research data.
The ANR works in collaboration with French and European research and innovation stakeholders to promote a concerted approach to open science.