Got an idea to share? GLAD’s new ZOOM facilities can help you speak up!


GÉANT GLAD has recently acquired ZOOM facilities and we are excited to offer our expert help in organising and producing webinars, Infoshares and eWorkshops. For that, we are seeking project participants, volunteers, pioneers, idea generators and innovators of the GEANT community to share their knowledge and ideas with the community and beyond. GLAD will assist with hosting, production and delivery of the sessions. What is required from you is to get in touch with GLAD and get motivated to communicate.


Interested?  Reach out to Ian Barker at and get the process going.

OpenAIRE and Open Science Webinar, 2nd Feb 12:30CET

An introduction to Open Science:  Why it’s important.


Would like to know more about recent Open Science developments? This joint GEANT – OpenAIRE webinar will give you the basics of Open Science and will focus on:

–        the policy context in Europe

–        Current services offered to support Open Science (i.e. OpenAIRE services)

–        Some examples of how Research projects have benefitted from Open Science

–        Recommendations for how best to support Open Science at a National level and any Europe-wide resources available to NRENs and their Users.


This webinar is open to anyone who wants to know more about open science



Inge Van Nieuwerburgh, Ghent University Belgium, co-ordinator in scholarly communications at Ghent University library where she is mainly involved in open science, copyright and information literacy. She is a networking partner in OpenAIRE.

Registration is open at