Eloy Rodrigues [M] is the Director of the University of Minho Documentation Services. In 2003 he leaded the project to create Reposit.riUM - the institutional repository of Minho University and he has directed the project ever since. One of the main focus of his current activity is promoting and advocating Open Access and institutional repositories in Portugal and at international level. In Portugal, Eloy coordinates the technical team at Minho University that is being developing the RCAAP (Reposit.rio Cient.fico de Acesso Aberto de Portugal = Portugal Open Access Science Repository) project since 2008. Currently he is the Chair of the Executive Board of COAR (Confederation of Open Access Repositories. At the European level, is a me (European University Association) EUA’s Expert Group on Science 2.0/Open Science, representing the Portuguese Rectors Council,) and coordinates FOSTER project and the participation of University of Minho invarious FP7 and H2020 funded projects related with Open Access and repositories.