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 seminars, webinars, training courses and the ALPSP Conference. ALPSP Members receive discounts on all registration fees - and additional discounts for early bird bookings. Scroll down for information on our webinar recordings available for purchase

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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 listing of forthcoming ALPSP events here.


ALPSP Conference and Awards 12 - 14 September Old Windsor Conference   Find out more
How to grow your Business in China: Editorial Strategy Thursday 20 September Online Webinar Editorial Book
Preprints: Policy and process considerations Wednesday 3 October Online Webinar Editorial Book
Commissioning Content: Working effectively with authors and editors Thursday 4 October London Training Editorial Book
ALPSP member Frankfurt Dinner Tuesday 9 October Frankfurt Dinner Members only Book
Brand Building the Scholarly Author Thursday 18 October online Webinar Editorial & Marketing Book
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 Register interest

Webinar Recordings
Our webinars are all available as a recording. Please contact if you would like to purchase one or more of these.

Trust, Truth and Scholarly Publishing: Public engagement with scholarly research
Trust, Truth and Scholarly Publishing: The reproducibility opportunity
Trust, Truth and Scholarly Publishing: Publishing without perishing
Marketing and The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): Getting ready for May 2018
Metadata & Discoverability 101 for Books

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

  • Introduction to People Management for Publishing
  • Publication Ethics: Fraud and misconduct
  • 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