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Launch Event

February 18, 2021 - 9:00am to 4:30pm
Virtual event - RSVP on Eventbrite for zoom links. Links will be sent out 2 days prior to the event.

This event is limited to Stanford affiliates.

The Center for Open and REproducible Science is proud to present an all-day virtual event intended to kick off our newly established center and bring together the Stanford community to learn more about the Open Science movement! During this event, we will hear from an interdisciplinary lineup of keynote speakers, discuss the current state of open science at Stanford, examine particular issues of open science, and present our Open Science Champion and Open Science Innovator awards.


In the afternoon, we will be hosting breakout sessions to further discuss topics such as: open science resources, our OpenByDesign handbook, or particular open science issues. More information will be released closer to the event. 


When: February 18, 2021

Time: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm (pacific time)


Where: Please RSVP above for the event link. Meeting links will be sent out 2 days before the event. 

This event is limited to the Stanford community. We are planning to open up our subsequent events.

Please feel free to email Franklin ( with any questions!


Prospective schedule (subject to change)


Time (pacific time)

Russ Poldrack (Stanford University, CORES Director) - CORES introduction

9:00am - 9:30am

Keynote: Mercè Crosas (Harvard University)

9:30am - 10:30am

Morning break

10:30am - 10:55am

Panel: State of Open Science at Stanford

10:55am - 11:45am

Keynote: Fernando Perez (UC Berkeley Statistics)

11:45am - 12:45pm


12:45pm - 1:20pm

Breakout sessions

1:20pm - 2:20pm

Keynote: David Moher (Ottawa Hospital Research Institute)

2:20pm - 3:20pm

Award ceremony

3:20pm - 3:30pm 

Debate: Examining issues in Open Science 

3:30pm - 4:30pm