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LIASA / CHELSA Open Science Symposium

By October 21, 2022Uncategorized

In celebration of Open Access Week, the LIASA / CHELSA Open Science Symposium will be held via Zoom on

Monday, 24th October, from 10h00 – 13h00

Register here

The symposium is jointly hosted by the Library and Information Association of South Africa and CHELSA and is open to library professionals from all sectors.


♦ Open Science and the Sustainable Development Goals

♦ Open data and climate change

♦ Open Educational Resources and the high cost of education

♦ Open Access initiatives


  • Ellen Tise, Senior Director, Stellenbosch University Library and Information Services
  • Dr Nirmal Singh, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana
  • Prof. Daisy Selematsela, University of the Witwatersrand University Librarian
  • Lazarus Matizirofa, Deputy Director, University of Pretoria Library Services
  • Charlie Molepo, Deputy Director, University of the Free State Library and Information Services