The European Association of Science Editors (EASE) is an international community of individuals and associations from diverse backgrounds, linguistic traditions and professional experience in science communication and editing.
The Council of Science Editors annual meeting will be held in May, in New Orlenas. The event features two days of presentations on current and emerging issues in the communication of scientific information. Additional courses on manuscript editing, journal management, and publishing skills are available. The keynote speaker at the event will be Professor of Atmospheric Science, Dr. Michael E. Mann. The full programme of events is beign finalised. Registration for the event is now open on the CSE website…Find out more »
The Society for Scholarly Publishing will be celebrating a big birthday event this year, at their 40th meeting. The event will be held betwen May 30th to June 1st, 2018 at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers, Chicago, IL Few detailks are available at present, but keep an eye on the event website hereFind out more »
The 14th EASE Conference will be held in Bucharest, Romania, 8th-10th June, 2018, in partnership with the University of Bucharest.
The theme for the event will be ‘Balancing Innovation and Tradition in Science Editing‘.
The venue for the event is the Faculty of Law of the University of Bucharest. See the Location page for full details.
For the first official EASE event in Romania, we have chosen a theme that is particularly relevant to editors in Eastern Europe and the Balkans, but also to editors anywhere working independently or in small offices, whether on major international journals, niche local ones or anything in between. We want to appeal to editors from other countries and those working directly for publishers, as well as freelancers and authors’ editors, so there will be plenty for everyone.Find out more »
The next EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) will be held in Toulouse from 9 to 14 July 2018. ESOF is a biennial interdisciplinary general science meeting and the highlight of the European science calendar. ESOF 2018 is constructed around the motto “Sharing science: towards new horizons”. Sharing science means bridging barriers between disciplines, communities and countries, making a link between generations, encouraging and welcoming citizen aspirations and initiatives, and being the anchor of a knowledge based society. Sessions will focus on…Find out more »
The 11th ISMTE North American conference will be held at the Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel, 2nd-3rd August, 2018. The conference theme for the 2018 events is ‘Committed to Editorial Excellence’. The agenda for the event is currently being assembled. News will be added to the ISMTE website as it becomes available. In addition to the conference, ISMTE will be hosting an additional practical workshop focussed on plagiairism and similarity checking. The session will be held on Wednesday 2nd August, and…Find out more »
Following their hugely successful 10th Anniversary event in the Netherlands last year, the ALPSP Annual Conference and Awards returns to the UK for 2018. This conference is a key date in the scholarly publishing calendar attracting a high level, international audience from all areas of the scholarly communications industry. Spread over three days, the event provides a relaxed and friendly environment in which to share information and knowledge, learn about new initiatives, as well as engage in open discussion on…Find out more »
The 10th annual Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing (COASP), will take place on September 17th-19th, 2018, at the University of Vienna, Austria. Further announcements will be made on the COASP website in the coming months, by email when registrations for the event are open and the preliminary program is available. Enquiries regarding the conference should be directed to email@example.com.Find out more »
The 5th conference on scholarly publishing in the context of open science will be held on 20-21 September, 2018 at the University of Zadar, Zadar, Croatia More details to be added as they are announced. Pubmet.unizd.hrFind out more »
The 52nd annual meeting of the Association of Earth Science Editors will take place in Niagara Falls, New York, September 26 to 29, 2018. AESE meetings are a wonderful way to learn about earth science editing, publishing and communication. Our meetings, generally small in size, consist of two days of technical sessions and a one-day field trip, and provide an unparalleled opportunity to network with other editors, publishers, educators and others working in the earth sciences. Niagara Falls has been…Find out more »
PSP Consulting presents its annual international workshop (now in its 23rd year), to be held on 7th-9th November, 2018. The course focuses on strategies for developing a medical journal, paying special attention to: How to publish better content Working with authors, attracting higher quality submissions Working with reviewers, improving quality control How to increase impact Thinking of readers, what to publish, and how Thinking of promotion, how editors can raise awareness Run with only 25 participants, the course is highly…Find out more »