ALPSP Training Course: Disruption, Innovation and Creativity: How to generate and implement new ideas in scholarly publishing - 04 Oct 2017 This course will allow delegates to reflect on a changing publishing landscape and understand wider drivers of change. Participants will discuss how to scope out and identify what the community really needs, choose new tools and approaches to generate new ideas, understand how to validate these ideas with the audience, and engage with stakeholders and colleagues to build support for new innovations. Case studies and interactive exercises will demonstrate new agile ways to test assumptions, adapt and rammevise concepts allowing you to identify the best way to implement change and deliver successful new products.
Event Date: October 4, 2017
Event Location: The British Library, 96 Euston Road, London, UK
FORCE2017 - 25 Oct 2017 The FORCE 11 group (the Future Of Research Communications and E-scholarship) aims to improve knowledge creation and sharing by encouraging better use of new technologies. The 2017 conference, will address topics such as transparency in research workflows, the importance of effective communication both within and beyond academia, and visualisation of science and scholarship. FORCE2017 is for Scholars, researchers, librarians, data managers, grant administrators, funders, publishers, editors, societies and anyone else interested in scholarly communications. Join us in Berlin if you are passionate about the potential for transforming research processes and communications.