Industry Events

If you would like to post an event on the calendar, please email Diane French with the following details: Title; date; location; url and or contact for further information; and a short description (maximum 100 words).  

Saturday 14 September 2019

SfEP AGM and annual conference

Tuesday 17 September 2019

Effective Social Media for Scholarly Publishers

Social media now offers the opportunity to reach huge audiences around the globe, but how can publishers effectively harness these new tools to achieve their own objectives? This course will help you to integrate social media into the marketing communications and wider promotional plans of your organization, regardless of budget or size of publisher. It will include setting measurable objectives, practical tips on what works - and what doesn’t - for different platforms. more >

Tuesday 17 September 2019

BIC: Metadata Power

17 September 2019, London more >

Tuesday 17 September 2019

SSP Webinar: Plan S: Opportunities for the Future of Scholarly Publishing

Tuesday 17 September - 11:00 EDT more >

Monday 23 September 2019

ALPSP Networking: Communicating the Value of your Society Publishing Program

In the increasingly complex debate around mandates and business models, how do societies ensure that the value and quality of society publishing is not lost in the noise? more >

Tuesday 24 September 2019

COASP11 - Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing

Tuesday 24 September 2019, The Royal Library, Copenhagen more >

Wednesday 25 September 2019

BIC: Colour Book Production Explained

25 September 2019, Glasgow more >

Wednesday 25 September 2019

Platform Strategies 2019

Wednesday 25 - Thursday 26 September, New York, USA more >

Thursday 26 September 2019

BIC Breakfast - Reach Out: Achieving Discoverability for Diverse & Inclusive Books

26 September - 09:00 - 10:30 more >

Thursday 26 September 2019

SSP Webinar: Early Career Edition: Falling into a Scholarly Publishing Career

Thursday, September 26 - 11:00 am EDT more >

Wednesday 02 October 2019

Commissioning Content: Working effectively with authors and editors

This course considers ways in which to develop and manage a commercially successful academic journal and book programme. Taking delegates step-by-step through the commissioning process, it aims to provide practical advice, relevant tips and techniques to commission and solicit successful content and titles – from market scanning and community development through to proposal management and eventual publication. It also considers appropriate financial forecasting models. more >

Wednesday 02 October 2019

SSP Seminar: New Directions in Scholarly Publishing Models

Wednesday 2 - Thursday 3 October - attend virtually or in person. more >

Wednesday 02 October 2019

SSP New Directions Conference MeetUP

Wednesday 2 October 16:30 ET more >

Thursday 03 October 2019

ISMTE European Conference

3 October 2019, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK more >

Tuesday 08 October 2019

Online Journal Discovery and Delivery: Working with libraries and industry intermediaries to maximise readership

Formerly Understanding EJournal Technology this course has been updated to reflect the needs of delegates. This course will provide an insight into the technologies behind online journal delivery, and help delegates understand the challenges faced by libraries in providing readers with access to their journals. The course will be business-centric – clearly positioning technologies in the context of the industry issues they aim to solve. Participants will learn how technologies influence the delivery of journals from publisher via library to the end-user. more >