In this interview with Kostantinos Glinos, Head of Office at the European Commission, Directorate-General for Research and Innovation (DG RTD), discussion reveals how the European Commission will mainstream Open Science in Horizon Europe and what  the concrete implications for researchers and their institutions will be.

Open Science will become the modus operandi in Horizon Europe, the next EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation. This will affect provisions such as those regarding publications, research data management, and the engagement of citizens in the project.

Interview topics will be:

  • Open Science as a strategic priority, its contribution to research efficiency, and the barriers that prevent the speeding up and the uptake and implementation of Open Science.
  • Main changes expected in Horizon Europe in the areas of Open Access, research data management, and Citizen Science.
  • How Open Science could be embedded in the entire research process, from the methodology definition until the sharing of final results.