On Thursday, 18.6.2020, an e-conference on Research Data and European Open Science Cloud took place. The conference intended to present development in establishing a national node of Research Data Alliance (RDA Node Slovenia) and presenting achievements thus far.
RDA Slovenia Node acts as a connection point between RDA and Slovenian open science stakeholders. Main topics and emphasis ranged from inner-workings of the Node, presenting policies on opening research data in Slovenian scientific publishing and so on. Examples of good practices on handling research data such as EIRENE set up the tone for the second part of the conference, and it close with a presentation and open debate on the establishment of European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) for connection of open science stakeholders in one place. Tomaž Erjavec presented the role of Infrastructures for sharing research data in Slovenia. Conference programme, additional information and slide shows are available here.