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.


ALPSP Conference and Awards 2019 11 - 13 September Windsor Conference   Info
Effective Social Media for Scholarly Publishers Tuesday 17 September London Training Sales & Marketing Info & Booking
Discussion & Networking Washington DC: Communicating the Value of your Publishing Program Monday 23 September Washington DC Seminar   Info & Booking
Introduction to Sales Management in Scholarly Publishing: Selling to libraries, academics and institutions Tuesday 24 September London Training Sales & Marketing Info & Booking
Commissioning Content: Working effectively with authors and editors Wednesday 2 October London Training Editorial Info & Booking
Online Journal Discovery and Delivery: Working with libraries and industry intermediaries to maximise readership Tuesday 8 October London Training General Info & Booking
How Journals Work: A complete introduction, Online Training (2 sessions) Wednesday 9 October Online Training General Info & Booking
ALPSP Member Frankfurt Book Fair Dinner Tuesday 15 October Frankfurt Dinner   Info and Booking
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
Understanding Copyright, Online Training Wednesday 20 November Online Training Legal Info & Booking
Advanced Journal Development: Strategic development for journal managers Wednesday 27 November London Training Editorial Info & Booking
I Never Metadata I Didn’t Like Wednesday 27 November London Seminar   Info & booking

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:

How to Purchase a Webinar Recording
Our webinars are all available as recordings.  Please contact 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