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Submission + - Lawrence Lessig to Speak on Open Science (

nukeade writes: "The importance of openness and data sharing in science has come to the spotlight recently with the revelation that many landmark cancer studies cannot be reproduced.
Unfortunately, the culture and reward structure of both industry and academia has disincentivized what would seem to be common sense principles to advancement.
Lawrence Lessig as well as Adrien Treuille of FoldIt fame will share their insights at the third Sage Commons Congress in San Francisco, which is available through a free webcast."

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Lawrence Lessig to Speak on Open Science

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