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.

Member Discounts
ALPSP Members receive discounts on all registration fees - and additional discounts for early bird bookings.  Not an ALPSP member?  Click here to find out how your organization can join ALPSP

Webinar Recordings
If you have missed an ALPSP webinar and would like to catch up, you can register and pay for a recording to view at a time to suit you.  Please scroll down the page to see a list of webinars that are currently available to purchase.  Alternatively, please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org or sabia.morrison@alpsp.org

Upcoming Events
Browse a summary of forthcoming activity below and filter using the right hand menu. 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.

2018

Understanding Copyright Wednesday 24 October Online Online Training Legal Book
How to grow your Business in China: Marketing and social media Thursday 25 October Online  Webinar Marketing Book
An Introduction to Agile Project Management for Publishing Wednesday 7 November London Training General Publishing Book
Acquiring and Selling Publishing Assets Wednesday 14 November London Training Legal Book
Innovate or Perish? Lessons learnt from innovators and new players Thursday 
15 November
London Seminar   Book
Advanced Journal Development: Strategic development for journal managers Wednesday 28 November London Training Editorial Book
How to grow your Business in China: Sales and distribution Thursday 29 November Online Webinar Sales Book
Driving Usage, Demonstrating Value Wednesday 5 December  Online Webinar Sales Book

2019

Creating an Inclusive Culture Wednesday 13 February London Training   Book
Journal Development 1: Practical plans for improving journal success Wednesday 6 March London Training Editorial Book
Publication Ethics: Fraud and misconduct Wednesday 20 March London Training Editorial Book
Introduction to Journals Publishing Wednesday 27 March London Training Editorial Register interest
Effective Journal Editorial Management Wednesday 3 April London Training Editorial Book
Open Access and Hybrid Journals Wednesday 8 May London Training Editorial Register interest
Introduction to Journals Marketing Wednesday 22 May London Training Editorial Book
Project Management for Publishing May London Training Editorial Register interest
Introduction to Sales Management in Scholarly Publishing: Selling to libraries, academics and institutions June London Training Sales Register interest
Journal Financial Strategy for Non-Financial Managers Thursday 20 June London Training Business & Finance Book
Managing and Influencing your Editorial Board Thursday 4 July London Training Editorial Book
Effective Journals Marketing Wednesday 17 July London Training Editorial Book
Effective Social Media for Scholarly Publishers Tuesday 17 September London Training Marketing Book
Online Journal Discovery and Delivery: Working with libraries and industry intermediaries to maximise readership Thursday 26 September London Training General Book
Commissioning Content: Working effectively with authors and editors Wednesday 2 October London Training Editorial Book
How Journals Work: An introduction, Online Training Wednesday 9 October Online Training Editorial Register interest
How Journals Work: Measuring success, Online Training October Online Training Editorial Register interest
An Introduction to Agile Project Management for Publishing Wednesday 13 November London Training Editorial Book
Understanding Copyright, Online Training Wednesday 20 November Online Training Legal Register interest
Advanced Journal Development: Strategic development for journal managers Wednesday 27 November London Training Editorial Book
Journal Metric Analysis and Measuring Impact, Online Training December Online Training Business & Finance Register interest


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

In-house Training
ALPSP also runs training on the following topics - please contact Melissa Marshall to find out more

  • Introduction to People Management for Publishing
  • Introduction to Journals Marketing
  • 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
  • Journal Financial Strategy for Non-Financial Managers