Open Access, Data Management and Emerging Challenges to International Research

  • Gavin McLachlan
Keywords: open research, eor, eorc


The University of Edinburgh’s current position regarding Open Access and Data management – including the introduction of our new policies. As well as the University’s general approach to supporting Open Research and Open Science. Then give his view on the emerging challenges regarding international research, especially the increased administrative research burden and restrictions on the free use of international research data caused by recent legislation and pending legislation (such as the National Security Investment Act) as well as continued effects from BREXIT. Finally covering his recent discussions and work with our new UK Information Commissioner as well as the Scottish government on these subjects.