5 min. read. In today’s world, we face many challenges such as climate change, the spread of infectious diseases, and global inequality. If we want to effectively tackle these complex issues, we need to be able to discover relevant research and to build on each other’s knowledge. But this much-needed collaboration is currently at stake due to a crisis in discoverability. … [Read more...] about Open Knowledge Maps: A visual interface to the world‘s scientific knowledge
Peter Kraker is the founder and chairman of Open Knowledge Maps, a charitable non-profit dedicated to dramatically increasing the visibility of scientific knowledge for science and society alike. Peter is a member of the GO FAIR executive board, coordinator of the GO FAIR Implementation Network on Discovery, and a member of the EOSC Task Force on Financial Sustainability. A long-time open science advocate, Peter has coined the term Open Methodology and he is the lead author of The Vienna Principles, a widely acclaimed vision for scholarly communication in the 21st century. Prior to founding Open Knowledge Maps, Peter was a senior researcher at Know-Center of Graz University of Technology in Austria.