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.

We can also arrange training on an in-house basis for ALPSP Member organizations. Email Amanda Whiting to discuss your requirements.

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.

2017

How to Optimise Revenue from Permissions Tuesday 21 November Online Webinar Legal Book
Advanced Journal Development: Strategic development for journal managers Wednesday 22 November Oxford Training Editorial Book
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): Getting ready for May 2018 Thursday 30 November Online Webinar General Publishing Book
Introduction to Journals Publishing: How journals work and the different roles in publishing them* Tuesday 5 December Online  Training General Publishing Book

* Linked online training option with complementary subject coverage 

2018

Journal Development 1: Practical plans for improving journal success Wednesday 7 February London Training  Editorial Book
University Press Redux Conference 13 - 14 February London Conference   Book
Introduction to Journals Publishing Wednesday 7 March London Training General Publishing Book
Developing Open Access and Hybrid Journals Wednesday 14 March London Training  Editorial Book
Online Journal Discovery and Delivery: Working with libraries and intermediaries to maximise readership Tuesday 20 March London Training  General Publishing Book
**new course**
Introduction to Sales Management in Scholarly Publishing: Selling to libraries, academics and institutions 
Wednesday 28 March London Training Sales & Marketing Book
Effective Journal Editorial Management Wednesday 18 April London Training Editorial Book
Journal Metric Analysis and Measuring Impact Tuesday 15 May London Training Business & Finance Book
Introduction to Journals Publishing: The role of journals and how to measure success* Wednesday 16 May Online Online Training General Publishing Book
Introduction to Journals Publishing: How journals work and the different roles involved in publishing them* Wednesday 23 May Online Online Training General Publishing Book
Project Management for Publishing Monday 4 June London Training General Publishing Book
Fundamentals of Finance for Publishers Wednesday 13 June London Training Business & Finance Book
Effective Journals Marketing Wednesday 20 June London Training Sales & Marketing Book
Licensing your Content Wednesday 27 June London Training Legal Book
Managing and Influencing your Editorial Board Tuesday 3 July London Training Editorial Book
Effective Social Media for Scholarly Publishers Wednesday 11 July London Training Sales & Marketing Book
ALPSP Conference and Awards 12 - 14 September Old Windsor Conference   Find out more
Commissioning Content: Working effectively with authors and editors Thursday 4 October London Training Editorial Book
Understanding Copyright Wednesday 24 October Online Online Training Legal Find out more
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
Advanced Journal Development: Strategic development for journal manager Wednesday 28 November London Training Editorial Book

* Linked online training option with complementary subject coverage 

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