3rd World Conference on Research Integrity

Sunday, 5 May, 2013 - Wednesday, 8 May, 2013

Montréal, Canada

The 3rd World Conference on Research Integrity will focus international attention on research integrity, responsible conduct of research, and publication of research.  Attendees will have opportunities to learn the current state of worldwide progress on research integrity, discuss new challenges and emerging topics, and help shape national and international responses.

The Conference will provide a forum for discussion and exchange of ideas, expertise, and experience among national and institutional leaders, policy makers, research funders, leaders of professional societies, journal editors, publishers, researchers, educators, administrators, and graduate and postdoctoral trainees.
Areas of particular interest for the upcoming conference include:

  • integrity in cross-national, cross-disciplinary and cross-sector partnerships;
  • trust in science including political and media issues, responses to misconduct, and correction of the scientific record;
  • emerging challenges in research integrity associated with new technologies and scientific frontiers; and
  •  fostering research integrity through policies, codes, standards and training.

Organised by: National Research Council Canada

Further information from: http://www.wcri2013.org/overview_e.shtml