Plenary: Previews Session - Virtual Meeting Session

Keynote/Plenary Presentations
Previews: New and Noteworthy Product Presentations

This "lightning round" plenary offers the chance to learn more about the industry's newest and most innovative products, platforms, and/or content in 5-minute, back to back presentations. Attendees will leave with exposure to a wide breadth of content on new and updated products of interest to the scholarly publishing community.

New for 2018, we will have interactive polling for the attendees to vote for the “Best Innovation”, so don’t miss this opportunity to make your voice heard!

Participating Organizations: 
Delta Think
The MIT Press
Association of American Medical Colleges
Quark Intelligent Systems Inc 
Digital Science
Edanz Group
eLife & Hypothesis
Copyright Clearance Center


David Myers, DMedia Associates, Inc
David Myers, President and CEO of DMedia Associates, Inc. – Is an Information Industry expert, with over 28 years experience specializing in Strategy, Sales, Legal, Licensing and Business Development. Throughout his career, he has drafted, negotiated and closed over 500 domestic and international licensing agreements with publishing partners, customers and distributors. He has also negotiated and closed countless business alliances, strategic partnering, and revenue generation deals. Prior to starting his consulting practice, he was Executive Director, Global Licensing and Business Development with Wolters Kluwer Health for 7 years. Prior to that, he was Vice President of Business Development, WeFusion, Inc., Vice President of Business Development for Marco Polo Technologies, Senior Associate, Whitehall Montague & Cie. Investment Bankers and Strategic Planning Analyst, Texaco, Inc. In these roles, David led the development of strategic plans and developed and led the effort for new product licenses, new strategic partnering and acquisition targets. David earned a B.S. in Genetics/Business from The University of Maryland, a M.B.A. in Finance from Pepperdine University and a J.D. from American University. David is an active member of the California State Bar, a prior member of the Content Board of the Software and Information Industry Association, and of many publishing industry associations.