During the virtual hackathon that took place on 14 June 2021, applicants selected in the EOSC-Pillar Open Call for Thematic Service Providers presented in more details their services and their current development stage, highlighting the potential benefits for the EOSC Association and the wider Open Science community.
Over the past few months, EOSC-Pillar and the other EOSC regional projects reached out to the President and Directors of the EOSC Association in order to collect insights relevant to regional and local Open Science communities across Europe.
Open Science in Europe is constantly evolving, and each country is working hard to enhance a dynamic environment where researchers can collaborate and thrive. Germany is no exception to this rule, as demonstrated by the steps taken by its National Research Data Infrastructure, NFDI. In this interview, its Director York Sure-Vetter offers a clear overview and his thoughts on the future of Open Science in Germany and Europe.