SSP 40th Annual Meeting Schedule
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New Challenges/New Innovations
Tools and Technologies
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Opening Keynote: Safiya Noble
Toward an Ethic of Social Justice in Information
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Keynote: Steve Mirsky
How Cialdini’s Six Principles of Persuasion Can Help Us Transform Scholarly Communication
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Session 1D - Virtual Meeting Session
The Gift that Keeps on Giving: Metadata & Persistent Identifiers Through the Research & Publication Cycle
When properly applied, metadata feeds into future endeavors. The importance of metadata is well known to publishers, but it is not always carried through the scholarly communications supply chain...
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Session 2B - Virtual Meeting Session
Marketing at the Crossroads: Intersections with Sales, Publishing, Membership, and Other Stakeholders?
What are the “borders” of marketing in scholarly publishing? Is the focus on lead generation for subscriptions sales? Editor and author engagement? Driving usage and readership on the version of record? Building community...
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Session 3C - Virtual Meeting Session
How the Traditional Academic Publishing System will Change to Accommodate and Disseminate Massive Research Output from the Emerging World
The rapid growth of research from developing countries (easily outpacing Western output) presents challenges and opportunities for everyone in the scholarly communication chain from authors through publishers and service providers, to readers and academia...
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM
Session 4F - Virtual Meeting Session
SciHub, Are Publishers Just Going to Play Whack a Mole Forever? Or Can They Actually Do Something?
This is a concurrent session to discuss SciHub...
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Plenary: Previews Session - Virtual Meeting Session
New and Noteworthy Product Presentations
Join us once again for the SSP Previews!
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Session 5A - Virtual Meeting Session
Funders as Publishers - What does this Mean for Traditional Publishers and the Scholarly Publishing Industry as a Whole?
In 2016, the Wellcome Trust became the first funder to launch their own publishing platform, Wellcome Open Research, but they didn't stop there. Wellcome Trust expanded their role to include publisher for a slew of reasons all in support of Open Science, Open Data, and improving the publishing process...