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OSI2016 wrapped up its registration process today. In all, 212 delegates will be participating in this inaugural event for the Open Scholarship Initiative, representing 15 different scholarly publishing stakeholder groups from (approximately) 14 countries around the world, 25 US states, 45 universities, and 35 publishers. The final delegate list may change slightly as a few final representatives are added and a few institutions change representatives. As of today, the delegate list is as follows:

  1. Ada Emmett, Head of the Office of Scholarly Communication & Copyright, University of Kansas
  2. Agathe Gebert, Open Access Repository Manager, GESIS-Leibniz-Institute for the Social Sciences
  3. Ali Andalibi, Associate Dean of Research, George Mason University
  4. Alison Mudditt, Director, University of California Press
  5. Amy Brand, Director, MIT Press
  6. Amy Nurnberger, Research Data Manager, Columbia University
  7. Andrew Sallans, Partnerships and Collaborations Manger, Center for Open Science (COS)
  8. Angela Cochran, Director of Journals, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  9. Ann Michael, President, Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP)
  10. Ann Riley, President, Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL)
  11. Ann Thornton, University Librarian and Vice Provost, Columbia University
  12. Anne Kenney, University Librarian, Cornell University
  13. Audrey McColloch, Chief Executive, Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP)
  14. Barbara DeFelice, Program Director for Scholarly Communication, Copyright and Publishing, Dartmouth College
  15. Belinda Huang, Executive Director, National Postdoctoral Association
  16. Betsy Wilson, Vice Provost for Digital Initiatives and Dean of University Libraries, University of Washington
  17. Bev Acreman, VP, BioMed Central
  18. Bhanu Neupane, Program Specialist, Communication and Information Sector, UNESCO
  19. Bill Priedhorsky, Science Resource Office Director, Los Alamos National Laboratory
  20. Brad Fenwick, Senior Vice President for Global Strategic Alliances, Elsevier
  21. Brett Bobley, CIO, National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
  22. Brooks Hanson, Director of Publications, American Geophysical Union
  23. Bryan Alexander, higher education publishing consultant and futurist
  24. Carol Mandel, Dean, Division of Libraries, New York University
  25. Caroline Wagner, science policy expert, Chair in International Affairs, John Glenn School of Public Affairs, Ohio State University
  26. Carlos Henrique de Brito Cruz, Scientific Director, São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP)
  27. Catherine Mitchell, Director, Access & Publishing Group, California Digital Library
  28. Catriona MacCallum, PLOS Senior Advocacy Manager, PLOS ONE Consulting Editor
  29. Charles Henry, President, Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR)
  30. Chris Bourg, Director, MIT Libraries
  31. Chris Erdmann, Director, Harvard-Smithsonian Astrophysics Library
  32. Christine Hendren, Executive Director, Center for the Environmental Implications of NanoTechnology (CEINT)
  33. Christopher Thomas, Administrator, Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC), US Department of Defense
  34. Claire Blin, Director of Libraries, University of Pierre and Marie Curie
  35. Claudia Holland, Head of Scholarly Communication and Copyright, George Mason University
  36. Colleen Cook, Dean of Libraries, McGill University
  37. Crispin Taylor, Executive Director, American Society of Plant Biologists
  38. Daisy Selematsela, Director of Knowledge, National Science Foundation of South Africa
  39. Danny Kingsley, Head of Scholarly Communication, Cambridge University
  40. David Ross, Executive Director for Open Access, SAGE Publications
  41. Dee Magnoni, Research Library Director, Los Alamos National Laboratory
  42. Deborah Jakubs, University Librarian and Vice Provost for Library Affairs, Duke University
  43. Deborah Stine, Professor of the Practice, Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
  44. Deni Auclair, VP & Lead Analyst, Science, Technology, Medicine & Healthcare, Outsell Inc.
  45. Denise Stephens, University Librarian, University of California Santa Barbara
  46. Diane Graves, Assistant Vice President for Information Resources and University Librarian, Trinity University
  47. Diane Schott-Lichter, VP Publishing, American College of Physicians and incoming chair of the Association of American Publishers’ Professional and Scholarly Publishing division’s executive council
  48. Donna Scheeder, President, International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA)
  49. Dick Wilder, Associate General Counsel, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  50. Elizabeth Marincola, CEO, PLOS
  51. Francisco Valdés Ugalde, Director General, Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences (FLACSO) in Mexico
  52. Frank Sander, Director, Max Planck Digital Library, Max Planck Society
  53. Gail McMillan, Director of Scholarly Communication, Virginia Tech
  54. Gary Evoniuk, Director of Publication Practices, GlaksoSmithKline (GSK)
  55. Geoffrey Bilder, Director of Strategic Initiatives, CrossRef
  56. Ginger Strader, Director, Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press
  57. Glenorchy Campbell, Director of US Sales, British Medical Journal (BMJ)
  58. Carton Rogers, Vice Provost for Libraries, University of Pennsylvania
  59. Helena Asamoah-Hassan, Executive Director, African Library and Information Associations & Institutions
  60. Herbert van de Sompel, Open archives pioneer and Prototyping Team Leader, Research Library, Los Alamos National Laboratory
  61. Howard Gadlin, Director, Ombudsman’s Office, National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  62. Howard Ratner, Executive Director, CHORUS
  63. Ingrid Parent, University Librarian, University of British Columbia
  64. Ivan Oransky, Vice President and Global Editorial Director, MedPage Today, and Co-Founder, Retraction Watch
  65. Ivy Anderson, Director, Collection Development and Management, California Digital Library (CDL)
  66. Jack Schultz, Director, Christopher S. Bond Life Science Center, University of Missouri
  67. James Butcher, Publishing Director, Nature Journals
  68. James Duderstadt, Chair, National Academies Policy and Global Affairs Committee
  69. James Taylor, Deputy Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer, American Physical Society
  70. Jamie Vernon, Director of Science Communications and Publications at Sigma Xi and Editor-in-Chief, American Scientist
  71. Jason Hoyt, CEO, PeerJ
  72. Jean-Gabriel Bankier, President, bepress
  73. Jeff Tsao, Distinguished Member of the Technical Staff, Sandia National Laboratories
  74. Jeff Mackie-Mason, Dean of Libraries, University of California Berkeley
  75. Jeff Murray, Deputy Director in Family Health, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  76. Jeffrey L. Horrell, Dean of Libraries, Dartmouth College
  77. Jeffrey Vitter, Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor, University of Kansas
  78. Jennifer Hansen, Officer, Knowledge & Research Services, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  79. Jennifer Howard, Senior Reporter, Chronicle of Higher Education
  80. Jennifer Pesanelli, Deputy Executive Director for Operations and Director of Publications, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB)
  81. Jill Mortali, Director, Office of Sponsored Projects, Dartmouth College
  82. Jim Hilton, University Librarian and Dean of Libraries,  Vice Provost for Digital Education and Innovation, University of Michigan
  83. Joan Lippincott, Associate Executive Director, Coalition for Networked Information (CNI)
  84. Joanna Martin, CENDI Alternate, Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI), US Department of Energy
  85. John Donatich, Director, Yale University Press
  86. John Inglis, Executive Director and Publisher, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press and Co-Founder, bioRxiv
  87. John Paul Christy, Director of Public Programs, American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS)
  88. John Vaughn, Senior Fellow, American Association of Universities (AAU)
  89. John Warren, Head, Mason Publishing Group, George Mason University
  90. John Willinsky, open access pioneer, PKP founder, and professor, Stanford University
  91. John Zenelis, Dean of Libraries and University Librarian, George Mason University
  92. Jon Cawthorne, Dean of Libraries, West Virginia University
  93. Joshua Greenberg, Program Director for Digital Information Technology, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
  94. Joshua Nicholson, CEO and Co-Founder, The Winnower
  95. Joyce Backus, Associate Director for Library Operations, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health
  96. Joyce Ogburn, Dean of Libraries, Appalachian State
  97. Julie Hannaford, Deputy Chief Librarian, University of Toronto
  98. Kaitlin Thaney, Director, Mozilla Science Lab
  99. Karin Trainer, University Librarian, Princeton University
  100. Kathleen Fitzpatrick, Director of Scholarly Communication, Modern Language Association (MLA)
  101. Kathleen Keane, Director, Johns Hopkins University Press
  102. Kathleen Shearer, Executive Director, Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR)
  103. Keith Webster, Dean of Libraries, Carnegie Mellon University
  104. Kevin Bradley, President, US Journals, Taylor & Francis Group
  105. Laura Helmuth, Incoming President, National Association of Science Writers (NASW)
  106. Laurie Goodman, Editor-in-Chief, GigaScience
  107. Lee Cheng Ean, University Librarian, National University of Singapore
  108. Leon Heward-Mills, Global Publishing Director, Taylor & Francis Group
  109. Leslie Reynolds, Chair of Academic Division, Special Libraries Association (SLA) and Senior Associate Dean of Libraries, University of Colorado Boulder
  110. Lisa Macklin, Director, Scholarly Communications Office, Emory University
  111. Lisa Spiro, Executive Director of Digital Scholarship Services, Rice University
  112. Lorcan Dempsey, VP Research, Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
  113. Lorraine Haricombe, Vice Provost and Director, University of Texas Libraries
  114. Maggie Johnson, Director of Education and University Relations, Google
  115. Mariette DiChristina, Editor-in-Chief, Scientific American and Director, Editorial & Publishing, Magazines, Nature Research Group
  116. Marilyn Billings, Scholarly Communication & Special Initiatives Librarian, University of Massachusetts
  117. Mark Parsons, Secretary General, Research Data Alliance
  118. Mark Patterson, Executive Director, eLife
  119. Martin Halbert, Dean of Libraries, University of North Texas and President, Educopia Institute
  120. Martin Kalfatovic, Associate Director, Digital Program and Initiatives, Smithsonian Libraries
  121. Martin Wybourne, Vice Provost for Research, Dartmouth College
  122. Martin Paul Eve, Founder and President, Open Library of Humanities
  123. Mary Thomas, Deputy Director, Smithsonian Libraries
  124. Mary Woolley, President, Research!America
  125. Mary Ellen Davis, Executive Director, Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL)
  126. Maryann Martone, Director of Biosciences,, and President, FORCE11
  127. Maura Marx, Acting Director, US federal Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS)
  128. Medha Devare, Data and Knowledge Manager, Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR)
  129. Mel DeSart, Head, Engineering Library, University of Washington
  130. Melinda Kenneway, Executive Director, Kudos
  131. Melissa Cragin, Staff Associate, National Science Foundation
  132. Meredith Morovati, Executive Director, Dryad
  133. Micah Vandergrift, Digital Scholarship Coordinator, Florida State University
  134. Michael Eisen, co-founder of PLOS and Professor of Genetics, Genomics and Development, U Cal Berkeley
  135. Michael Furlough, Executive Director, Hathi Trust
  136. Michael Mabe, CEO, International Association of STM Publishers
  137. Michael Van Woert, Executive Officer and Director, National Science Board Office, National Science Foundation (NSF)
  138. Michael Wolfe, Executive Director, Authors Alliance
  139. Nancy Davenport, University Librarian, American University
  140. Nancy Gwinn, Director, Smithsonian Libraries
  141. Nancy Weiss, Senior Advisor to the Chief Technology Officer, Innovation and IP, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP)
  142. Narda Jones, Legislative Counsel, US Senate
  143. Natalia Manola, Director, OpenAIRE
  144. Neil Jacobs, Head of Scholarly Communication Support, UK Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC)
  145. Neil Thakur, Special Assistant to the Deputy Director for Extramural Research, NIH, and program manager for the NIH Public Access Policy
  146. Norbert Lossau, Vice President, University of Göttingen
  147. Pablo Gentili, Executive Secretary, Latin American Council of Social Sciences (CLACSO) and Director, Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences (FLACSO) in Brazil
  148. Paul Ayris, Director of Library Services and CEO of UCL Press, University College of London, and Co-Chair of the League of European Research Universities (LERU) CIO Community
  149. Paul Murphy, Director, RAND Press
  150. Paul Peters, CEO, Hindawi Publishing
  151. Paul Royster, Coordinator of Scholarly Communications, UNL Libraries
  152. Peter Berkery, Executive Director, American Association of University Presses (AAUP)
  153. Peter Lawson, International Sales Director, Karger Publishers
  154. Phil Carpenter, Executive Vice President, Research, Wiley
  155. Phil Kim, Co-Founder and COO, 20 Million Minds Foundation
  156. Pippa Smart, Editor-in-Chief, Learned Publishing
  157. Pollyanne Frantz, Executive Director, Grants Resource Center, American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)
  158. Prue Adler, Associate Executive Director, Association of Research Libraries (ARL)
  159. Rachel Dresbeck, President, National Organization of Research Development Professionals (NORDP) and Director of Research Development and Communications, Oregon Health and Science University
  160. Ralf Schmimer, Head of Scientific Information Provision, Max Planck Digital Library, Max Planck Society
  161. Ramesh Gaur, University Librarian, Jawaharlal Nehru University
  162. Rebecca Kennison, Principal, K|N Consultants
  163. Renaud Fabre, Director, Scientific and Technical Information Directorate (DIST), French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS)
  164. Richard Ovenden, Bodley’s Librarian, Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford
  165. Rick Anderson, Associate Dean of Libraries at the University of Utah and President-Elect, Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP)
  166. Rita Scheman, Publications Director, American Physiological Society
  167. Robert Cartolano, Vice President for Digital Programs and Technology Services, Columbia University
  168. Robert Kiley, Head of Digital Services, Wellcome Library
  169. Robert Schnabel, Dean of the School of Informatics and Computing at Indiana University, incoming CEO of the Association of Computing Machinery
  170. Robin Champieux, Scholarly Communication Librarian, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU)
  171. Robin Staffin, Director for Basic Research, US Department of Defense
  172. Roxanne Missingham, University Librarian, Australian National University, and Deputy Chair, Australian Open Access Support Group (AOASG)
  173. Ryan Merkley, President, Creative Commons
  174. Sally Hillsman, Executive Officer, American Sociological Association
  175. Salvatore Mele, Head of Open Access, European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN)
  176. Sam Burridge, Managing Director of Open Research, SpringerNature
  177. Sandra Brown, Vice Chancellor for Research, University of California San Diego (UCSD)
  178. Sarah Michalak, Associate Provost for University Libraries and University Librarian, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill (UNC)
  179. Sarah Pritchard, Dean of Libraries and University Librarian, Northwestern University
  180. Scott Montgomery, author, Chicago Guide to Communicating Science (2nd ed.)
  181. Scott Plutchak, Director of Digital Data Curation Strategies, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  182. Scott Waugh, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)
  183. Seth Denbo, Director of Scholarly Communication and Digital Initiatives, American Historical Society
  184. Sharon Farb, Associate University Librarian for Collection Management and Scholarly Communication, UCLA
  185. Stephanie Fulton, Executive Director, Research Medical Library, MD Anderson
  186. Stephen Hawthorne, Deputy Chief Executive, Royal Society of Chemistry
  187. Steven Hall, Managing Director, IOP Publishing
  188. Steven Hill, Head of Research Policy, Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE)
  189. Stuart Taylor, Publishing Director, The Royal Society
  190. Sue Corbett, Executive Director, International Network for the Availability of Scientific Publications (INASP)
  191. Susan Fitzpatrick, President, James S. McDonnell Foundation and Past-President, Association for Women in Science
  192. Susan Gibbons, Deputy Provost, Libraries & Scholarly Communication, Yale University
  193. Susan Haigh, Executive Director, Canadian Association of Research Libraries
  194. Susan Senner, Information Delivery Manager, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
  195. Susan Skomal, President/CEO, BioOne
  196. Susan Veldsman, Director, Scholarly Publishing Unit, Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf)
  197. Suzanne Wones, Executive Director, Harvard Law School Library
  198. Tee Guidotti, President-Elect, Sigma Xi
  199. Todd Carpenter, Executive Director, National Information Standards Organization (NISO)
  200. Tony Hey, Senior Data Science Fellow, eScience Institute, University of Washington
  201. Tony Peatfield, Director of Corporate Affairs, Medical Research Council, Research Councils UK (RCUK)
  202. Tony Roche, Publishing Director, Emerald Publishing Group
  203. Trevor Dawes, Associate University Librarian, Washington University St. Louis
  204. Tyler Walters, Dean, University Libraries, Virginia Tech, and Director, Shared Access Research Ecosystem (SHARE)
  205. Vicky Williams, CEO, Research Media
  206. Vidya Krishnamurthy, Director of Communications, The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
  207. Vivian Lewis, University Librarian, McMaster University
  208. Vivian Siegel, Director of Education and Training, Global Biological Standards Institute, Vanderbilt University
  209. Wendy Lougee, University Librarian, University of Minnesota
  210. William Gunn, Head of Academic Outreach, Mendeley
  211. Winston Tabb, Dean of Libraries and Museums, Johns Hopkins University
  212. Xiaolin Zhang, Director, National Science Library, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)