ALPSP Training Course: Introduction to Journals Publishing - 05 Oct 2016 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 all disciplines.
Event Date: October 5, 2016
Event Location: Said Business School, Park End Street, Oxford, UK
ALPSP Training Course: Understanding eJournal Technology - 12 Oct 2016 This course will provide an insight into the technologies behind eJournal delivery. Technology has removed the barriers between production, editorial, marketing, sales, customer services and most importantly - the customers. The course will be business-centric - clearly positioning technologies in the context of the industry issues they aim to solve. Participants will learn how technology is used throughout the delivery of eJournals from publisher via library to the end-user.
Event Date: October 12, 2016
Event Location: West One, 9-10 Portland Place, London, UK
STM Frankfurt Conference 2016 - 18 Oct 2016 STM’s Annual Frankfurt Conference has established itself as the ‘must-attend’ event prior to the Book Fair. Attracting the leading figures from across scholarly and professional publishing, STM’s event provides a program focused 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 unrivaled networking opportunity, which attracts international attendees from all sizes of publishing organisations.
Event Date: October 18, 2016
Event Location: Westin Grand Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
Taxonomy Boot Camp - 18 Oct 2016 Taxonomy Boot Camp is the UK’s only conference dedicated to exploring the successes, challenges, methodologies and products for taxonomies. More and more organisations are recognising the value of taxonomies to drive their data, content and information processes. At the first ever Taxonomy Boot Camp London, one can discover new applications and develop new skillsets. Whether first-timer, established information professional, or seasoned taxonomist, you can: Explore fresh approaches to establishing taxonomy in your organisation; from initial project sign-off to ensuring strong governance; Learn about cutting-edge developments in taxonomy from case studies; Network with a ready-made taxonomy community - no need to work in isolation.
Event Date: October 18 – 19, 2016
Event Location: Olympia Conference Centre, Hammersmith Road, London, UK
Frankfurt Book Fair 2016 - 19 Oct 2016 The Frankfurt Book Fair 2016 will take place from 19 to 23 October. Flanders & the Netherlands together will be the Guest of Honour at the Frankfurt Book Fair in 2016. The Frankfurt Book Fair is a meeting place for the industry’s experts and the most important marketplace for books, media, rights and licences worldwide. Be they publishers, booksellers, agents, film producers or authors - each year in October, they all come together and create something new.
2016 Library Assessment Conference - 31 Oct 2016 The Association of Research Libraries and the University of Washington Libraries are pleased to announce the 2016 Library Assessment Conference: Building Effective, Sustainable, Practical Assessment, to be held in Arlington, Virginia from October 31-November 2, 2016. The conference goal is to build and further a vibrant library assessment community by bringing together interested practitioners and researchers who have responsibility or interest in the broad field of library assessment. The conference provides a mix of invited speakers, contributed papers and posters, and workshops that stimulate discussion and provide workable ideas for effective, practical and sustainable library assessment.
Event Date: October 31 - November 2, 2016
Event Location: Crystal Gateway Marriott, Arlington, VA, USA
ISMTE 2016 European Conference - 31 Oct 2016 ISMTE conferences provide a unique opportunity to increase the recognition of your brand in the editorial office. Attendees of the 2016 ISMTE European meeting drive the editorial process in the fields of science, technology, medicine, nursing and allied health, and the humanities, as well as business, finance, economics, law, criminology, and the social sciences. The ISMTE European conference attracts attendees from all over the world, with the greatest concentration of attendees from the United States and the United Kingdom. This is your opportunity to deliver your message directly to representatives of some of the top journals worldwide. Leaders will arrive ready to discuss new trends in publishing, including products and services to help them work better and smarter. Don¹t miss your opportunity to gain direct access to this audience!