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Open Data Science Symposium 2016

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2016 Presentations

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December 1, 2016

DAY 3
7:30 – 8:30 a.m. Registration/checkin and sign-up
8:30 – 8:40 a.m. Welcome and Meeting Objectives
Elizabeth Kittrie, Senior Advisor for Data Science, NIH
Philip Bourne, Associate Director for Data Science, NIH
8:40 – 9:10 a.m. Vannevar Bush in the 21st Century
Keynote by John Wilbanks, Chief Commons Officer, Sage Bionetworks
9:10 – 9:25 a.m. Vision and Overview of Open Science Prize
Robert Kiley, Head of Digital Services, the Wellcome Library, the Wellcome Trust
Philip Bourne, Associate Director for Data Science, NIH
9:25 – 11:10 a.m.

Open Science Prize Demonstration of Results
Six finalist teams to present their prototypes
Moderator: John Wilbanks

The public is invited to vote at the Open Science Prize website from December 1 to January 6, and help decide which prototypes are the most novel and impactful.

11:10 – 11:30 a.m. Break
11:30 – 12:30 p.m.

Open Science: An NIH Perspective
Francis Collins, Director, National Institutes of Health and Harold Varmus, Lewis Thomas University Professor at Weill Cornell Medicine and former Director, National Institutes of Health and former Director, National Cancer Institute
Moderator: Chris Wiggins, Chief Data Scientist, New York Times and Associate Professor of Applied Mathematics at Columbia University

12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch
Meet the Open Science Prize finalists and view posters from NIH's Big Data to Knowledge Initiative.
1:30 – 2:30 p.m. New Models for Open Science Emerging Around the Globe
Niklas Blomberg, Founding Director, Elixir
Peter Goodhand, Executive Director, Global Alliance for Genomics and Health
Robert Kiley, Head of Digital Services, the Wellcome Library, the Wellcome Trust
Tanja Davidsen, Project Manager, National Cancer Institute
Moderator: Philip Bourne, Associate Director for Data Science
2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Viewpoints on Open Science and Open Data in Biomedical Research
Heather Joseph, Executive Director, SPARC
Mike Huerta, Associate Director, National Library of Medicine
Jim Anderson, Director, Division of Program Coordination, Planning and Strategic Initiatives, NIH
Mike Coburn, Executive Vice President, Research!America
Reactions from Open Science Prize Advisors
Moderator: Jerry Sheehan, Assistant Director for Scientific Data and Information, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy.
3:30 – 3:45 p.m. Closing Remarks
Elizabeth Kittrie, Senior Advisor for Data Science, NIH
Philip Bourne, Associate Director for Data Science, NIH
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