Introducing the ORCA initiative

Open research code advocates Kevin Mattheus Moerman, October 15, 2017

Introducing the Open Research Code Advocates (ORCA)

The Open Research Code Advocates (ORCA) initiative (launched after the 2017 NUMFOCUS Summit & Sustainability Workshop, October 10th–11th, 2017) is a website where open source enthusiasts join as “advocates” to help promote open source. Advocates also help develop resources about open source software allowing the website to grow into the go-to resource to help convince coworkers about the importance of open source.

The ORCA project is still very much a work-in-progress. More details to follow…

The Open Research Code Advocates (ORCA) initiative