ALPSP Conference Programme 2018

The ALPSP Conference and Awards was held from Wednesday 12 September until Friday 14 September 2018. You can view the full conference programme, including speaker biographies, on the event website here. You can also access the audio recordings and slides (where available) from each of the sessions below. 

Video footage of all plenary sessions is also available on the ALPSP YouTube page.

Photographs from the event can be viewed via Flickr here.

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Wednesday 12 September

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Conference Welcome
Peter Ashman - CEO BMJ, ALPSP Chair
Keynote: Adventures in Publishing
Prof. Chris Jackson - Professor of Basin Analysis, Imperial College London
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Plenary 1: Openness and Policy: How should we accelerate a transition to open access? 
Heather Staines (Chair) - Hypothes.is
Steven Hill - Research England (part of UK Research and Innovation)
Sarah Kember - Goldsmiths, University of London
Kamran Naim - Annual Reviews (Palo Alto, CA, USA)
Sarah McKee - Emory University
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ALPSP Awards for Innovation in Publishing – the finalists
David Sommer - Kudos (Chair)
Nisha Doshi - Cambridge University Press
Andrew Pitts - PSI IPV Ltd
Pierre Montagano - Code Ocean
Christian Herzog - Dimensions
Sioux Cumming - INASP
Dr Ben Kaube - Kopernio
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Thursday 13 September

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Plenary 2: Harvesting and Analyzing Data
Ann Michael (Chair) - Delta Think, Inc
David Hutcheson - BMJ
Lettie Y Conrad - Maverick Publishing Specialists
Chris Leonard - Emerald Group Publishing
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10:45 Parallel Session 1a (Hanover 1): Supporting Researcher Career Development: The 'sandwich generation’
Jo Wixon (Chair) - John Wiley & Sons Ltd
Stephen Pihlaja - Newman University
Helen Brown - University of Surrey
Dr Noriko Cable - UCL
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10:45 Parallel Session 2a (Hanover 2): The Impact of Open Access on Library Sales, Strategies and Solutions
Bernie Folan (Chair) - Bernie Folan Consulting
Wilhelm Widmark - Stockholm University
Jean-François Lutz - University of Lorraine
Adrian W Alexander - Library University of Tulsa
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10:45 Parallel Session 3a (Hanover 3): Industry Updates
Louise Russell (Chair) - Tutton Russell Consulting
Tom Mosterd - Knowledge Unlatched
Jean Dawson - The Charlesworth Group
Simone Taylor - Workplace Equity Project
Heather Staines - Hypothes.is
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11:35 Parallel Session 1b (Hanover 1): Evolution of Peer Review
Clare Hooper (Chair) - Liverpool University Press
Elizabeth Moylan - Wiley
Dr Jo Appleford-Cook - SpringerNature
Michael Willis - Wiley
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11:35 Parallel Session 2b (Hanover 2): Innovations in Publishing: Collaborative approaches and open data infrastructure
Elisabeth Bowley (Chair) - Frontiers Media SA
Rob Johnson - Research Consulting
Sara Grimme - Digital Science
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11:35 Parallel Session 3b (Hanover 3): Industry Updates (repeated)
Louise Russell (Chair) - Tutton Russell Consulting
Tom Mosterd - Knowledge Unlatched
Jean Dawson - The Charlesworth Group
Simone Taylor - Workplace Equity Project
Heather Staines - Hypothes.is
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14:00 Parallel Session 1c (Hanover 1): Expanding the Scholarly Record: Technology and Tools for Today’s Content
Heather Staines (Chair) - Hypothes.is
Todd Toler - Wiley
Amy Brand - The MIT Press
Eveline Klumpers - Katalysis
Erika Pastrana, PhD - Springer Nature
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14:00 Parallel Session 2c (Hanover 2): Learned Publishing at 30: Trust and quality in publishing – lessons learnt
Pippa Smart (Co-Chair) -  Learned Publishing
Lettie Y Conrad (Co-Chair) - Maverick Publishing Specialists
Toby Green - OECD
Anthony Cond - Liverpool University Press
Laura Cox - Ringgold, Inc
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14:00 Parallel Session 3c (Hanover 3): Openness  & Transparency in Scholarly Publishing
Allison Lang (Chair) - BMJ
Emma Ganley - PLOS
Adrian Aldcroft – BMJ
Bernd Pulverer - EMBO
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14:50 Parallel Session 1d (Hanover 1): The E-Textbook Conundrum: Creating the next generation of usable, easy to access resources
Matt Pedersen (Chair) - Copyright Clearance Center
Dominic Broadhurst - University of Manchester
David Sherwood – Bibliotech
Matt Kibble - Bloomsbury Digital Resources
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14:50 Parallel Session 2d (Hanover 2): Learned Publishing at 30: Trust and quality in publishing – lessons learnt (repeat)
Pippa Smart (Co-Chair) -  Learned Publishing
Lettie Y Conrad (Co-Chair) - Maverick Publishing Specialists
Toby Green - OECD
Anthony Cond - Liverpool University Press
Laura Cox - Ringgold, Inc
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14:50 Parallel Session 3d (Hanover 3): What's New in the Digital Humanities: Landscape, challenges and opportunities
Vivian Berghahn (Chair) - Berghahn Books
Paul Spence - King's College London
Peter Berkery - Association of University Presses
Etienne Posthumus - Brill
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Plenary 3: Beyond Rights Acquisition: Are you maximising your revenues?
Sarah Faulder (Chair) - Publishers' Licensing Services
Lucy Alexander -  Freelance Rights Consultant
Rebecca Cook - Wiley
Clare Hodder - RightsZone and Rights2
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Friday 14 September

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Plenary 4: Research and Publishing Ethics: What you need to know but were too scared to imagine!
Tasha Mellins-Cohen (Chair) - Microbiology Society
Professor Graham Crow - University of Edinburgh
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Plenary 5: The #MeToo Era in Academic Publishing: Tackling harassment and the roots of gender bias
Alison Mudditt (Chair) - PLOS
Dr Afroditi Pina - University of Kent
Femi Otitoju - Challenge Consultancy Ltd
Karen Phillips - SAGE Publishing
Eric Merkel-Sobotta - De Gruyter
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