ALPSP Conference Sponsors

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With thanks to our 2020 Conference Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

PLSPublishers' Licensing Services’ (PLS) mission is to provide efficient and effective copyright and licensing services to support publishers in providing access to their content. A not-for-profit organisation, PLS has been serving the collective interests of publishers since 1981. It is owned and governed by four publisher trade associations including ALPSP. Together with the Authors' Licensing and Collecting Society, PLS owns and directs the Copyright Licensing Agency. We also work in partnership with NLA media access.
We provide a range of rights management services and initiatives, including:

  • PLS Account Manager - our free online account management service for publishers signed up to PLS
  • PLS Permissions powered by PLSclear - our online permissions services
  • Access to Research - UK service providing free access to academic research to public library users.

We also actively respond to Government consultations about copyright.

Gold Sponsor

AtyponAtypon develops publishing technologies for getting mission-critical content into the hands of the practitioners and researchers who need it most. Atypon’s online publishing and website development tools let publishers manage, deliver, and monetize all of the content they distribute—from standards and scholarly articles to video and online courses. Atypon’s tools for researchers let them easily author, discover, and access the content they need. Founded in 1996, Atypon is headquartered in Santa Clara, California, with over 470 staff in 9 offices around the world.

Silver Sponsor

Silverchair logoSilverchair is the leading independent platform partner for scholarly and professional publishers, providing both advanced technology and a team dedicated to strategy, service, and growth. The Silverchair Platform delivers distinctive sites and unique products to host publishers' high-value content and drive usage for greater reach and impact. We support our clients' missions through close collaboration, self-serve tools, and a flexible, omni-format content solution to empower their product vision.


Deanta logoAt our core, we are a production resourcing company, based in Dublin, Ireland. Deanta is focused on the ongoing management of the production process for publishers. We specialise in the areas of professional, academic, STM and legal publishing. At Deanta we work with our clients, adapting to their particular needs, and offer solutions comprised of people and technology. This is the representative of who we are and the end-to-end approach that we take with our work and our professional relationships. Our teams consists of highly skilled, highly trained professionals with extensive experience in publishing and production management.


If you would like to discuss sponsorship opportunities for 2020, please contact Lesley Ogg.