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2019 BITSS Annual Meeting

Conference   |  past event  |  Dec 13 2019

BITSS will hold its eighth Annual Meeting on December 13, 2019, at the Wells Fargo Room, Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley. The event brings together stakeholders from academia, scholarly publishing, and policy to share knowledge and discuss the evolving movement toward research transparency and efforts to strengthen the standards of openness and integrity in the social sciences.

The 2019 Annual Meeting will feature a keynote address by Elizabeth Marincola (African Academy of Sciences) on the AAS Open Research platform, and a panel on Teaching Open Science with Don Moore (UC Berkeley), Fernando Perez (UC Berkeley), and Garret Christensen (US Census Bureau), and Simine Vazire (UC Davis). The agenda also includes presentations of selected meta-research from the Call for Papers on the following topics:

  • Methods for Correcting Publication Bias and Specification Search
  • Assessing the Effectiveness of Registries and Pre-Analysis Plans
  • Developing and Assessing Open Science Policies and Interventions

The event is open to the public and free to attend. RSVP here to attend in person or follow it live online on this link.

Contact Aleksandar Bogdanoski ( with any questions.

Go here for the “Unlocking the File Drawer” workshop on Dec. 12.

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