Office Hour with Kaitlin Thaney

Office Hours
Location: Expo Hall (Table A)

Topics Kaitlin will cover:

  • Making scientific research smarter through better tools
  • Socio-cultural implications of tech in research
  • Data licensing, barriers, incentives
  • Digital research – and what that means
  • Operating as an incubator with scientific relevance
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Kaitlin Thaney

Digital Science

Kaitlin comes from Digital Science, a new technology company started out of Macmillan Publishers, providing tools for researchers. She’s a technologist, open science advocate, and data nerd who works in her day job to make scientific research more efficient through better use of technology. Prior to moving to the UK to work for Digital Science, she managed the science division of Creative Commons where she worked to enable better knowledge sharing and research.¬†For more about Digital Science, visit You can follow her at @kaythaney


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