We outline below our priorities for 2022 and associated projects for each of our three strategic goals. We welcome contacts from groups interested in collaborations around any of the projects outlined, for contacts or any queries, please email iratxe.puebla@asapbio.org

1. Support culture change through community programs and outreach

ASAPbio will drive the initiatives below to grow and diversify the ASAPbio Community:

  • Complete a third cohort of the Fellows program 
  • Increase visibility of ASAPbio in different geographical areas via collaborations with local open science groups from Asia, Africa or Latin America
  • Grow representation in the ASAPbio Community of researchers based in Asia, Africa and Latin America, via outreach as part of our programs (Fellows program, Community Action Group) and participation in events for an audience in these geographical regions

2. Promote constructive preprint review

ASAPbio will drive the initiatives below to grow the public review of preprints:

3. Expand the usage of preprints to share science earlier

ASAPbio will promote the use of preprints for sharing early research work though these activities: