OpenSym 2020

The 16th International Symposium on Open Collaboration (OpenSym 2020) is the premier conference on open collaboration research and practice, including open source, open data, open science, open education, wikis and related social media, Wikipedia, and IT-driven open innovation research.

OpenSym is the first conference series to bring together the different strands of open collaboration research and practice, seeking to create synergies and inspire new collaborations between people from computer science, information science, social science, humanities, and everyone interested in understanding open collaboration and how it is changing the world.

OpenSym 2020 will be held at Círculo de Bellas Artes de Madrid in Madrid, Spain on 25-27 August 2020. A Doctoral Consortium will take place on 24 August 2020. Research and community presentations and performances will be accompanied by keynotes, invited speakers, and a social program. The capital of Spain, Madrid is a vibrant city with a rich history with plenty of things to see and do. Madrid is easy to reach with all major airlines.

Facade of the Círculo de Bellas Artes

View of Madrid from Círculo de Bellas Artes’ flat roof
Beautiful terrace of Fábula, just opposite to the Círculo de Bellas Artes
Another image of terrace of Fábula, we are negotiating to have the coffee breaks here!