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Key Takeaways from the PathOS Workshop on Impact Pathways

In March 2024, PathOS hosted an invitation-only co-creation workshop on Open Science Impact Pathways. Being more than halfway into the project, the PathOS team organised the event to share advanced...
02 May 2024

Investigating the Cross-Cutting effects of Open Research Data from National Repositories: the EASY case study

Investigating the Cross-Cutting effects of Open Research Data from National Repositories: the EASY case study By Tim Willense & Vincent Traag, CWTS Introduction The EASY case study investi...
24 April 2024

New Preprint - Introduction to causality in science studies

New Preprint: Introduction to causality in science studies Sound causal inference is crucial for advancing the study of science. Incorrectly interpreting predictive effects as ...
21 February 2024

Unveiling Open Science Impacts with Cost-Benefit Analysis

Written by Jessica Catalano, CSIL Understanding the impacts of Open Science (OS) and the extent to which they materialise requires a solid methodological framework, which is not yet fully establis...
22 January 2024

Reflecting on the 1st PathOS General Assembly

In early November, the PathOS project held its inaugural General Assembly and International Advisory Board meetings followed by an intensive technical session in Athens, Greece, in a hybrid format....
28 November 2023

PathOS updates: our Fall 2023 highlights

Fall is always a very busy period full of interesting and insightful events by and for the Open Science community. PathOS project partners attended key events and presented all the latest updates a...
30 October 2023

Introducing the Open Science Indicator Handbook

PathOS OS Indicator Handbook Access the PathOS OS Indicator Handbook at https://handbook.pathos-project.eu/ One of the key outputs of PathOS is the creation of an Open Science (OS) Indicator Ha...
11 April 2024

PathOS co-creation community: Insights from our Focus Groups

In its first year, PathOS has launched a co-creation community, the nucleus of our project’s knowledge-sharing, and has successfully conducted three expert focus groups. These gatherings aimed not ...
08 September 2023

Trailblazing and fostering synergies between Industry & Academia

By Pedro Principe & Antonia Correia, University of Minho Introduction Knowledge-intensive industries and Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) are negatively affected by toll ga...
22 August 2023

PathOS highlights: our participation in EIRO Forum and Open Repositories 2023

PathOS activities and representation has been in full swing the last few months with partners reporting and presenting the first results in European & international events and below you can fin...
17 July 2023

Looking back: Policymaker workshop on Open Science impact pathways

Recap written by István Kárász, Technopolis Group, Lennart Stoy, Technopolis Group & Ioanna Grypari, Athena RC In May 2023, PathOS hosted an invitation-only co-creation workshop to faci...
24 July 2023

Exploring Open Science practices as catalysts during the COVID-19 pandemic

Introduction  The COVID-19 pandemic has presented a significant challenge to global society, necessitating rapid advancements in research and the creation of effective treatments and vaccines...
08 September 2023

How open bioinformatics resources foster innovation in industry; a short interview

Introduction  Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) use public-funded open bioinformatics resources (e.g., databases, software, tools, workflows, standards, ontologies, cloud computing, e...
18 February 2023

Formation of PathOS co-creation community underway

By Nicki Lisa Cole, Know-Center Co-creation is at the heart of the PathOS strategy because we know, as practitioners of Open Science, that the best science is collaborative science. Therefore...
29 November 2022

PathOS Kick-off in Athens

On 12 - 13 September 2022 in Athens, Greece, we launched the 3-year, Horizon Europe project “PathOS” aimed at identifying and quantifying the Key Impact Pathways of Open Science in order to lead to...
19 July 2023

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