The speakers in this panel are individuals who are taking concrete actions that advance the concept of Openness in higher education, scholarship, and the community at large . These panelists talked about initiatives they are involved in, such as those that:-support the development and use of open textbooks-investigate who uses open access journal articles and under what conditions-build infrastructure for scholarly publishing-address community needs for informationSpecifically, the panelists discussed how their work intersects with the idea of "Open" and what motivates them towards putting "Open" into action.
Panel discussion on the concept of Openness in higher education held at SFU Vancouver on October 25 during Open Access Week 2016. Speakers were: Gwen Bird, Juan Pablo Alperin, Brady Yano, Will Engle, Rajiv Jhangiani.
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