London Workshop – February 2020

Attended by a group of publishers and infrastructure providers, the goal for this meeting was to enable publishers to confidently choose and implement data policies, support and enhance data citations and compile Data Availability Statements. The presentations are available below, as is a set of data policy templates from the peer reviewed article: Hrynaszkiewicz, I, Simons, N, Hussain, A, Grant, R and Goudie, S. 2020. Developing a Research Data Policy Framework for All Journals and Publishers. Data Science Journal, DOI:


9.30 – 10: 15 Introductions

10:15 – 10:30 Holly Murray F1000 – lessons learnt at F1000 in an evolving landscape 

10:30 – 10:45 Iain Hrynaszkiewicz , PLOS – Considerations and resources for choosing a journal policy

10:45 – 11:00 Coffee break

11:00 – 11:20 Chris Graf, Wiley: How to talk to editors about policies

11:20 – 11:40 Geoffrey Bilder, Crossref: Session on SCHOLIX (Metadata workflow) 

11:40 – 12:10 Fiona Murphy (STM), Leslie McIntosh (Ripeta, RDA): DASs. Chris Graf (Wiley), Rebecca Grant (Springer Nature). Joris also to give an update on the collaboration with Ripeta.

12:10 – 13:00 Networking lunch