Events & Training

ALPSP Professional Development helps you to keep up-to-date on the skills and knowledge required to be successful in scholarly publishing. We do this through a series of ALPSP seminars, ALPSP webinarsALPSP training courses and the ALPSP Conference. ALPSP Members receive discounts on all registration fees - and additional discounts for early bird bookings on our face-to-face events.  Not an ALPSP member?  Click here to find out how your organization can join ALPSP.

Browse a summary of forthcoming activity below and filter using the right hand menu. All our webinars are available as recordings. Please scroll to the bottom of this page to see the full list. If you cannot find what you need, email Melissa Marshall or call +44 (0)1622 871035 for help and advice. Don't forget we offer in-house training for ALPSP member organizations. Email Amanda Whiting to discuss your requirements.  Download a list of forthcoming ALPSP events here .

We are pleased to announce that we are not going to be increasing our training course fees in 2020.

2019

How Journals Work: A complete introduction, Online Training (2nd session) Wednesday 30 October Online Training General  Info
The Rise of the RFP: How to embrace and get the most out of your RFP processes Thursday 31 October London Seminar   Info & Booking
An Introduction to Agile Project Management for Publishing Wednesday 13 November London Training General Info & Booking
ALPSP UKSG Joint Event: Shifting power centres in scholarly communications: Implications and future roles for libraries and publishers Wednesday 13 November London Seminar General Info & Booking
ALPSP Networking: Transformative Agreements Tuesday 19 November Oxford Networking   Info & Booking
Understanding Copyright, Online Training Wednesday 20 November Online Training Legal Info & Booking
Advanced Journal Development: Strategic development for journal managers - FULLY BOOKED Wednesday 27 November London Training Editorial Info & Booking
I Never Metadata I Didn’t Like Wednesday 27 November London Seminar   Info & booking

2020

         
Publication Ethics: Fraud and misconduct Thursday 6 February London Training Legal Register your interest
Journal Development 1: Practical plans for improving journal success Thursday 13 February London Training Editorial Register your interest
University Press Redux Conference 17-18 March Cambridge Conference   More info
Introduction to Journals Publishing Wednesday 22 April London Training General Register your interest
Introduction to Journals Marketing Thursday 30 April London Training Sales & Marketing Register your interest
Managing and Influencing your Editorial Board Tuesday 5 May  London Training Editorial Register your interest
Project Management for Publishing Wednesday 13 May London  Training General Register your interest
Licensing your Content Wednesday 20 May London Training Legal Register your interest
Fundamentals of Finance for Publishers Wednesday 3 June London Training Business & Finance Register your interest
Acquiring and Selling Publishing Assets Wednesday 8 July London Training Legal Register your interest
Growing Successful Open Access Journals Wednesday 9 September London Training Editorial Register your interest
ALPSP Annual Conference and Awards 16-18 September Manchester, UK Conference   More info
An Introduction to Agile Project Management for Publishing Wednesday 21 October London Training General Register your interest

Webinar discounts for members
For webinar series: book all 3 and receive the 3rd half price
Individual webinars: If you have 4 + people wishing to attend a particular webinar get in touch for our group pricing. Email: susie.brown@alpsp.org

How to Purchase a Webinar Recording
Our webinars are all available as recordings.  Please contact susie.brown@alpsp.org if you would like to purchase one or more of these.

In-house Training
Along with our current programme of courses ALPSP also runs training on the following topics - please contact Melissa Marshall to find out more

  • Introduction to People Management for Publishing
  • Licensing your Content
  • Disruption, Innovation and Creativity: How to generate and implement new ideas in scholarly publishing
  • Managing Quality from Outsourced Services
  • How to make Content more Discoverable through SEO
  • Fundamentals of Finance for Publishers