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
STM Frankfurt Conference 2017 - 10 Oct 2017 STMís Annual Frankfurt Conference has established itself as the Ďsell outí event prior to the Book Fair. Attracting the leading figures from across scholarly and professional publishing, STMís 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 unrivalled networking opportunity, which attracts international attendees from all sizes of publishing organisations.
Event Date: October 10, 2017
Event Location: Westin Grand Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
Frankfurt Book Fair 2017 - 11 Oct 2017 The Frankfurt Book Fair is a meeting place for the industryís 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. 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.
Taxonomy Boot Camp London 2017 - 17 Oct 2017 Taxonomy Boot Camp is the UKís only conference dedicated to exploring the successes, challenges, methodologies and products for taxonomies. Taxonomy Boot Camp 2017 will explore and debate the growing use of taxonomies to drive data, content, information processes and more. At the first ever Taxonomy Boot Camp London, one can understand why taxonomies are now a business-critical asset; explore fresh approaches to establishing taxonomy in your organisation; hear cutting-edge taxonomy developments from case studies and ongoing projects; and network with a ready-made taxonomy community.
Event Date: October 17 - 18, 2017
Event Location: Olympia London, Hammersmith 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.