Open Repositories 2019: Conference Program available, Early Bird registration closing on April 23.

The complete program of Open Repositories 2019 (OR2019), to be held in Hamburg from 10 June to 13 June, is now available online at

Click on any day or session to see all scheduled talks. From the session view you can see related abstracts.

Please note that the program is still subject to change.

The reduced Early Bird registration fee for the conference will be available until Tuesday, April 23rd.

Please make sure that you register as soon as possible to take advantage of the lower price.

The registration is done online following the instructions on this page: <>

Outline Program:

Monday (June 10)

workshops: please sign-up during registration as places are limited.

Tuesday (June 11)

opening keynote from Jeff Gotthelf, designer, agile practitioner and one of the leading voices in the UX community and an expert on Lean UX

conference sessions during the day

evening minute madness and poster reception

Wednesday (June 12)

conference sessions all day

evening Conference Dinner (please sign-up during registration, places are limited, self-paid)

Thursday (June 13)

conference sessions

closing keynote from Heather Piwowar, longtime advocate for Open Science and cofounder of Impactstory, the nonprofit company behind the Unpaywall database for Open Access discovery


Informal meet-ups for different communities

There is more information about the conference at the conference website:<>

Keep up to date via our Twitter feed at the hashtag for this year's conference is #OpenRepo2019.

We are looking forward to seeing you all in Hamburg,

Jyrki Ilva, Jessica Lindholm and Torsten Reimer

Chairs of the Program Committee OR19

Iris Vogel, Juliane Jacob, Hagen Peukert and Kai Wörner

Local Hosts OR19 Universität Hamburg