Academic & Professional Publishing and South Africa - 11 Jun 2012 A one-day seminar developed by STM and PASA, bringing together international and local representatives of government, academic and scholarly publishing. Sponsored by DALRO.
Event Date: June 11, 2012
Event Location: Vineyard Hotel & Spa, Cape Town, South Africa
ALLEN PRESS, INC., OFFERS WEBINAR SERIES ON BEST PRACTICES FOR SOCIETIES, ASSOCIATIONS AND PUBLISHERS - 13 Jun 2012 The first one hour webinar, Strategies for Reducing Time to Publish, will take place on June 13 at 11:00 Central Time. It will address strategies throughout the publication process for reducing time to publish.
ALPSP - Taking eBooks to Market - 14 Jun 2012 Overview: One day course:
This course aims to provide guidance on the most effective routes to market, for smaller publishers who intend to make digital versions of their books available, or are already doing so. It will take an interactive, group-led approach to solving problems and/or identifying opportunities around each of the questions listed in the programme.
ALPSP - Licensing Your Content - 19 Jun 2012 Overview: One day course:
Licensing content has rapidly become a key component of the academic publishing environment but why is this needed and what are the practicalities? What are the key issues to be aware of and consider when negotiating a licence? This course will outline the development of licensing on various platforms including print, online, audio, video and mobile applications and demonstrate how it relates in reality to the growing range of licence arrangements that are now available for all content – books.
International Association for Chinese Management Research (IACMR) Conference - 20 Jun 2012 Academic publisher Emerald Group Publishing has announced its participation at the International Association of Chinese Management Research (IACMR) Conference in Hong Kong, from June 20-24, 2012. In line with this year’s conference theme of ‘Building Ethical and Sustainable Organizations in China’, Emerald offers free online access to its complete Emerging Markets Case Studies collection as well as nine research journals.
Pharmacy OneSource - Preventing MDROs Transmission: Navigating Technologies, Processes, and Measurement of Cleaning and Disinfection of Environmental Surfaces - 27 Jun 2012 Healthcare information provider Wolters Kluwer Health (WK Health) has announced that Pharmacy OneSource is hosting a complimentary webinar with Dr. Salah Qutaishat in 'Preventing MDROs Transmission: Navigating Technologies, Processes, and Measurement of Cleaning and Disinfection of Environmental Surfaces.' The webinar is scheduled for June 27, 2012, from 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET at http://www.pharmacyonesource.com/webinars.
ALPSP - Online communities and Opportunities (previously Web 2.0) - 27 Jun 2012 Overview: One day course:
Online communities and Web 2.0 principles and practices can allow publishers of all sizes to communicate and engage effectively with customers in ways radically different from traditional marketing relationships, resulting in true two-way communication. This practical course will clear away any perceptions that Web 2.0 is a mix of confusing jargon and technology, and demonstrate how online communities can help publishers become more successful.