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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.

Bronze Sponsors

logo Aries SystemsAries Systems is committed to enhancing how publishers and scholars disseminate knowledge on a global scale. Aries’ innovative workflow solutions enable the submission, peer review, and production tracking of high-value documents, and are used by thousands of journals and hundreds of publishers worldwide. Publish faster, publish smarter, with Aries Systems.

logo Cenveo Publisher ServicesCenveo Publisher Services is the industry leader in editorial and production services for every stage of the content lifecycle. We are your source for intelligent automation, high-speed publishing, accessibility compliance, digital learning solutions and more. Streamline workflows with Cenveo Smart Suite, an integrated, cloud-based production engine built on AI and NLP. Smart Suite enables accelerated publishing while maintaining editorial excellence, from copyediting and conversion to composition, proofing, and delivery. Or find out how we can improve the performance of your journal portfolio by managing peer review, author services, art & design, and more with experienced onshore and offshore teams. 

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.

Delta Think logoDelta Think is a consulting and advisory firm focused on helping publishers, societies, and information providers anticipate, create, and manage change. Since 2005, Delta Think has served more than 120 organizations across the scholarly enterprise to create and assess business strategies, develop customer insights, and analyze markets and market intelligence as related to products, services, and full portfolios. Our engagements are as varied as our clientele, but are always grounded in carefully curated market data and trend analysis. To support data-driven decisions surrounding Open Access, in 2017 Delta Think launched the Open Access Data and Analytics Tool (OA DAT), a subscription-based product which allows users to stay abreast of the continually evolving market through carefully curated data, visualizations, and expert commentary on APCs, funding, market sizing and dynamics, and more. Learn more about Delta Think at

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