Industry Events

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Wednesday 16 October 2019

Frankfurt Book Fair 2019

16 October - 20 October 2019 Frankfurt, Germany more >

Monday 21 October 2019

Open Access Week 2019

Open for Whom? Equity in Open Knowledge, 21-27 October more >

Wednesday 23 October 2019

SSP Webinar: Are There Finally Real Use Cases for AI?

Wednesday 23 October - 11:00EDT more >

Tuesday 29 October 2019

PLS: Introduction to Collective Licensing Seminars

Free seminar more >

Tuesday 29 October 2019

Implementing 'Thema'

Tuesday 29 October, London - Half day Training course more >

Thursday 31 October 2019

The Rise of the RFP: How to embrace and get the most out of your RFP processes

As the publishing landscape evolves, so too does the range of suppliers and partners with whom scholarly publishers need to work. RFPs are becomingly an increasingly important part of the activities of all publishers, large and small, and generally represent a significant investment which should be well managed. In this session we’ll examine the various ways in which sourcing decisions can be made, with views from both purchasers and vendor. The aim of the day will be to provide comprehensive, practical support to help attendees choose the right process, and the right partner, for their particular needs. more >

Monday 04 November 2019

Charleston Conference 2019

4-9 November 2019 more >

Tuesday 05 November 2019

The future of research: Assessing the impact of Plan S

5-6 November, Leuven, Belgium. Academia Europaea Cardiff Knowledge Hub, the Young Academy of Europe, KU Leuven Libraries and Cardiff University more >

Tuesday 05 November 2019

SSP Pre-Conference Workshop at Charleston 2019

Tuesday 5 November more >

Tuesday 05 November 2019

SSP MeetUp at Charleston 2019

Tuesday 5 November - 17:30 - 19:00 more >

Thursday 07 November 2019

World Digital Preservation Day 2019

Every year, the digital preservation community comes together to celebrate World Digital Preservation Day, with the aim of creating greater awareness of digital preservation more >

Wednesday 13 November 2019

An Introduction to Agile Project Management for Publishing

The focus of the course is to present the core philosophies behind successful Agile project management, brought to life by anecdotes, war stories, publishing case studies and robust discussion on the various techniques. The role of product owner will be briefly examined, with respect to stakeholder management and user story development. Delegates will work in small groups to practice the relevant concepts and learn how to avoid the common pitfalls. The course will allow team members embarking on a project to use a range of Agile techniques through practical exercises. more >

Wednesday 13 November 2019

ALPSP UKSG Joint Event: Shifting Power Centres in Scholarly Communications: Implications and future roles for libraries and publishers

The pace of change in our sector has accelerated - and that change has also become more wide-reaching. We are moving beyond the “fall out” from the digital revolution – and its implications for user behaviors, customer expectations, product formats and business models – into a much bigger shift, where established roles and accepted models are being questioned. more >

Wednesday 13 November 2019

Medical Editors annual short course

Wednesday 13 November to Friday 15 November 2019 more >

Tuesday 19 November 2019

ALPSP Networking: Transformative Agreements

A discussion and networking evening for ALPSP members on the experiences of publishers and consortia piloting transformative agreements, along with the views of society publishers who have chosen to partner with larger publishers. more >