Earlier this week it was a great pleasure to present AfricArXiv at the Open Publishing Fest to discuss with the participants around the question:
Why do we need a preprint repository for Africa?
The calendar is filled with much to learn and discuss about open publishing in academia and beyond: openpublishingfest.org/calendar.html
The news section contains most sessions as archived recordings so you can still watch them online openpublishingfest.org/blog.html
and another one on Friday with Knowledge Futures Group:
About Open Publishing Fest
Open Publishing Fest is a decentralized public event that brings together communities supporting open source software, open content, and open publishing models. | openpublishingfest.org