Allen Press Emerging Trends in Scholarly Publishing Seminar Learn, Engage, Adapt! Knowledge is Power for the Everyday Superhero - 19 Apr 2012 Join us April 19 for the annual Allen Press Emerging Trends in Scholarly Publishing™ Seminar. To support the everyday publishing superhero, this one day seminar will offer power-building sessions on ethics and solutions to address author misconduct, alternatives to the Big Deal, PDA for journal acquisition, open access mega journals, and the use of quality metrics for journal content and academic evaluation.
STM Seminar: Emerging Opportunities in Medical Publishing - Markets, Trends and Technologies - 19 Apr 2012 Seminar organized by Peter Ashman, Publishing Director, BMJ and BMJ Journals, BMJ Group. One day seminar on 19th April 2012.
ALPSP - Journal Development 1: practical plans for improving journal success - 25 Apr 2012 Overview: This workshop provides a practical introduction to the business of developing journals. The course is highly interactive and participants will undertake realistic exercises to familiarise themselves with methods of evaluating their current journal (or portfolio) and provide ideas on how they can introduce changes. Although familiarity with the scholarly publishing environment is required, part of the course will also involve discussion of the role of journals in today's research environment and will consider what threats and opportunities exist for current publishing models.