ALPSP Training Course: Business Development Workshop: Scoping New Markets - 07 Oct 2015 The aim of this workshop is to guide management and business development staff through the required processes and tools needed to assess and prioritize business development opportunities. The course covers the starting point of identifying new business ideas up to the point of delivering a business case for senior management or board level approval.
STM Annual Frankfurt Conference - 13 Oct 2015 STM's Frankfurt Conference is the premier executive publishing event for the scholarly publishing industry and has established itself as the 'must attend' event prior to the Book Fair. Join us this year to hear Dr. Robert Hariri former Founder and Chairman of Celgene as our Keynote speaker and a programme focussing on strategic thinking, public policy, business models and key drivers shaping the future of the STM industry.
A not-to-be-missed event for publishing managers, executives and industry leaders, the Frankfurt conference is an unrivalled networking opportunity, which attracts international attendees from all sizes of publishing organizations.
Frankfurt Book Fair 2015 - 14 Oct 2015 The Frankfurt Book Fair will take place from 14 to 18 October, 2015. The Guest of Honour will be Indonesia. It offers you a wide range of presentational options. Perhaps you would like a system stand, or you want to take advantage of our newcomer package as first time exhibitor; you could put together your own customised presentation or reserve a table in one of the centres. Grow your business, expand your network, build bridges into the future, grow your professional skills, and make new discoveries: digital content, the vibrant publishing landscape of the Guest of Honour and interesting information about the most important markets worldwide. Either if you come to the fair as exhibitor of professional visitor, one thing is certain: at the Frankfurt Book Fair you will have more access to current trends than anywhere else.
Open Access Week 2015 - 19 Oct 2015 Open Access Week, a global event now entering its eighth year. The Open Access Week 2015 will take place everywhere on October 19 - 25, 2015. It is an opportunity for the academic and research community to continue to learn about the potential benefits of Open Access, to share what they’ve learned with colleagues, and to help inspire wider participation in helping to make Open Access a new norm in scholarship and research. Research funding agencies, academic institutions, researchers and scientists, teachers, students, and members of the general public are supporting a move towards Open Access in increasing numbers every year. The official hashtags for International Open Access Week are #oaweek2015 and #openaccessweek.
ALPSP Training Course: Introduction to Journals Publishing - 21 Oct 2015 This is an essential introductory course covering all aspects of journals publishing for those who are at the beginning of their careers. It covers everything from peer review to online delivery, and provides delegates with a clear understanding of how all the elements in this fast-moving area fit together. Tutors will draw on case studies from their own experience and across other disciplines.
ALPSP CCC Webinar: Make a World of Difference: How society publishers can extend their global outreach - 26 Oct 2015 Smaller publishers can't do everything themselves, and nor in many cases do large publishers. Online platforms, subscription and sales agents, aggregators, academic and professional societies, cross-publisher collaborations, consultants and advisers, launching new journals - all these and more offer vital opportunities for publishers to expand their global reach. But how should publishers prioritise and choose between them, and how can they make the most of these partnerships? This session will focus on providing some practical answers to these key questions.
Online 11:00 - 12:30 ET USA, 15:00 - 16:30 UK, 16:00 - 17:30 CET