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 on our face-to-face events.  Not an ALPSP member?  Click here to find out how your organization can join ALPSP

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:

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 or

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.


ALPSP Networking: Society Publishers Accelerating Open Access & Plan S Wednesday 24 April London Seminar General Info & Booking
Growing Successful Open Access Journals Wednesday 8 May London Training Editorial Info & Booking
Project Management for Publishing Friday 17 May London Training General Info & Booking
Introduction to Journals Marketing Wednesday 22 May London Training Sales & Marketing Info & Booking
Selling to Corporate Libraries Wednesday 22 May Online Webinar   Info & Booking
Journal Financial Strategy for Non-Financial Managers Thursday 20 June London Training Business & Finance Info & Booking
Making the case for embracing Micropublications: Are they a way forward for scholarly publishing? Wednesday 26 June Online Webinar   Info & Booking
Journal Metric Analysis and Measuring Impact. Online Training (2 sessions) Wednesday 3 July Online Training Business & Finance Info & Booking
Managing and Influencing your Editorial Board Thursday 4 July London Training Editorial Info & Booking
Effective Journals Marketing Wednesday 17 July London Training Sales & Marketing Info & Booking
ALPSP Conference and Awards 2019 11 - 13 September Windsor Conference   Info & Booking
Effective Social Media for Scholarly Publishers Tuesday 17 September London Training Sales & Marketing 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
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
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   Register your interest

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