Book Publishing Strategies for Associations and Societies - 13 Mar 2008 Book publishing, both online and in print, is being transformed by the internet and digital printing. The opportunity to maximise impact and meet income targets has never been better. Each speaker will use proven examples to discuss the different angles that, together, will help you determine a practical strategy for your own book publishing programme, whether large or small. Editorial and marketing managers who work with books within the publishing arm of a society, non-profit organisation or other scholarly, mission-driven, publishing operations will especially benefit from this seminar.
British Dental Association, 64 Wimpole Street, London
Publish ResponsiblyPractical Solutions for Environmentally Conscious Organizations - 18 Mar 2008 Sustaining our environment is important to our future. Members, readers, and subscribers want to know how organizations are doing their part. At this informative free workshop, you’ll learn about sustainability solutions such as the Forestry Stewardship Council, renewable energy sources, low- and no-VOC–emission inks and solvents, and digital workflows that reduce paper waste. Find out how easy it can be to “green” your publication and demonstrate to your members, readers, and subscribers that you are a responsible global citizen.
Hosted by Allen Press. Registration is free for up to 2 representatives per organization. Includes lunch, compliments of The Charlesworth Group. Space is limited to the first 50 registrants.
Two opportunities to attend this free, three hour workshop! The March 18th workshop will be held in Chicago, IL, and the March 19th workshop will be held in Alexandria, VA.
Why are we still Just Publishing Text - 19 Mar 2008 Half Day Technology Update: The industry has long known that the average amount of time researchers spend reading individual articles has decreased as the number of articles has increased. This ALPSP Technology Update shows how some publishers are using podcasts, the semantic web and data/text mining technologies in order to help researchers.
British Institute of Radiology, 36 Portland Place, London, UK