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SSP 40th Annual Meeting

Scholarly Publishing at the Crossroads: What's working, what's holding us back, where do we go from here?

Important Registration Information

To view registration rates please click here. When registering for the meeting please choose the sessions and events you will be attending so we can plan for food/beverage and room size. For more information about individual registration passes and the 40th Anniversary Navy Pier celebration please see descriptions below. 

Full Meeting Registration Information
The Annual Meeting begins at 12:30 pm on Wednesday, May 30 and includes all sponsored sessions and events through Friday. This pass includes access to the Navy Pier 40th Anniversary Celebration. 
Please note: Pre-meeting seminars are an additional charge over the Annual Meeting.  If you wish to add a pre-meeting seminar to your full meeting registration please choose the full meeting registration pass from the registration rate list.  You will add the pre-meeting seminar you wish to attend from the session list.  The fees for the pre-meeting will be added to your cart. 

Pre-Meeting Only Registration Information
If registering only for a pre-meeting seminar all events and lunch are included on Wednesday except the 40th Anniversary Celebration at the Navy Pier.  To attend the 40th Anniversary Celebration please choose the additional guest ticket for $75. This pass can be found under the Wednesday Networking events in the sessions listing. 

Speaker Registration Information

Annual Meeting and pre-meeting seminar speakers and moderators are provided a complimentary registration for the day they are speaking. If you would like to attend an additional day or any of the pre-meeting seminars offered on Wednesday, additional registration fees will apply.  Select the applicable registration rate below. Speaker registrations do not qualify for additional discounts and can not be included in the 3-9 or 10+ discounted rates. Speaker comp registrations (attending only the day speaking) do not include entrance to the 40th Anniversary Celebration.  If you would like to attend the 40th Anniversary Celebration at the Navy Pier please choose the additional guest ticket for $75 or the discounted Speaker Full Meeting Registration pass, which includes the 40th Anniversary Celebration.  The guest ticket can be found under the Wednesday Networking events in the sessions listing.

Wednesday One-Day Registration
Choose this registration pass if you would like to attend the events on Wednesday from 12:30 pm through the Navy Pier Celebration. Pre-meeting Seminars are an additional fee. 

Thursday/Friday One-Day Registration
Choose this registration if you are only able to attend one day, either Thursday or Friday.  The 40th Anniversary Celebration is not included in these passes.  if you would like to attend the 40th Anniversary celebration please add the additional guest pass for $75 to your registration.  This pass can be found under the Wednesday Networking events in the sessions listing. 

Exhibitor Registration
Choose extra exhibitor additional paid registration if your organization has a booth and would like to register an extra exhibitor.  There is a limit of 3 extra exhibitors per booth.  

Virtual Meeting Registration
If you would like to register for the Virtual Meeting please click here

Please Note:
Requests for partial refunds due to selecting the incorrect registration rate will be reviewed and processed no more than 15 days prior to the event. Partial refunds are contingent on meeting the eligibility requirements for the requested rate type.






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When
5/30/2018 - 6/1/2018
Where
Sheraton Grand Chicago 301 E. North Water Street Chicago, IL 60611

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5/30/2018 - 0. Fellowship Program Donation

 
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5/30/2018 - 1. Pre-Meeting Seminars 8:30-11:30am

 
The Open Source Bazaar: Building a Sustainable Open Ecosystem for Scholarly Communication
Scholarly communication technology and infrastructure is dominated by closed proprietary silos, riddled with gaps and saddled with rising costs that are holding back the speed and transparency of science and scholarship...
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5/30/2018 - 1. Pre-Meeting Seminars 8:30-11:30am
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Pre-Meeting Seminar
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8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
5/30/2018 8:30 AM
Managing Academic Journals Workshop: What's Working, What's Holding us Back, Where do we go From Here?
This participant-driven workshop will examine the myriad ways to manage journals. Topics include editor-in-chief transitions, budgets, editorial fees, negotiating contracts, peer review processes, system changes or migrations, policy changes, editorial advisory boards and impact factors...
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5/30/2018 - 1. Pre-Meeting Seminars 8:30-11:30am
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Pre-Meeting Seminar
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8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
5/30/2018 8:30 AM
Thinking the Unthinkable, Or How to Prepare for a Platform Migration
Online publishing platforms are key to our overall business strategy, and publishers are seeking partnerships that meet business as well as content requirements. As the platform provider landscape continues to be marked by acquisition, consolidation, and new approaches, many of us find ourselves contemplating the once-unthinkable: what if we need to change platforms...
Category
5/30/2018 - 1. Pre-Meeting Seminars 8:30-11:30am
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Pre-Meeting Seminar
Time
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
5/30/2018 8:30 AM
Humans, AI, and Decision Making: How do we make use of data, text mining and machine learning for better decision making
  When we hear the term artificial intelligence, we might think of Anthony Daniels’ unnecessarily effete C-3PO or the sociopathic HAL from 2001...
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5/30/2018 - 1. Pre-Meeting Seminars 8:30-11:30am
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Pre-Meeting Seminar
Time
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
5/30/2018 8:30 AM

5/30/2018 - 2. Open Networking Lunch

 
Lunch is included in the cost for all pre-meeting seminar attendees. Cash and Carry lunch options will also be available for conference registrants not attending the pre-meeting seminars.
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5/30/2018 - 2. Open Networking Lunch
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Other
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11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
5/30/2018 11:30 AM

5/30/2018 - 3. Sponsored Sessions - 12:30 - 1:15 pm

 
Right-sizing language editing using AI: a case study in improving publication speed and author satisfaction
The application of artificial intelligence to areas of traditional craft skill in the academic publishing industry creates an opportunity to reshape the knowledge supply chain and improve the velocity of scientific communication...
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5/30/2018 - 3. Sponsored Sessions - 12:30 - 1:15 pm
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Sponsored Session
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12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
5/30/2018 12:30 PM
Bridging the Perilous Crossroads with Automation
This session explores the state of the industry and how publishers can successfully use automation to do more with their time, money, and resources...
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5/30/2018 - 3. Sponsored Sessions - 12:30 - 1:15 pm
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Sponsored Session
Time
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
5/30/2018 12:30 PM
A New Approach to XML JATS/STS Content Conversion & Editing using Web-based Tools
XML-based workflows are becoming increasingly well-established. Moving to an XML-based publishing environment can save time and money and make new publishing paradigms possible...
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5/30/2018 - 3. Sponsored Sessions - 12:30 - 1:15 pm
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Sponsored Session
Time
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
5/30/2018 12:30 PM

5/30/2018 - 4. Sponsored Sessions - 1:30 - 2:15 pm

 
Delivering Fast, Data-driven Decisions for Academic Publishers using wizdom.ai
Research Intelligence a Case Study It is becoming increasingly difficult for academic publishers to efficiently assess their performance, find new ways to grow their business, monitor global trends and get actionable intelligence to take steps in the right direction...
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5/30/2018 - 4. Sponsored Sessions - 1:30 - 2:15 pm
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Sponsored Session
Time
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
5/30/2018 1:30 PM
XEditPro Publishing Suite: Online Automated Copyediting, Typesetting, and Electronic Deliverables!
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5/30/2018 - 4. Sponsored Sessions - 1:30 - 2:15 pm
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Sponsored Session
Time
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
5/30/2018 1:30 PM
Looking Beyond Journal Publishing – An Integrated Approach to Professional and Scholarly Content Management
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5/30/2018 - 4. Sponsored Sessions - 1:30 - 2:15 pm
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Sponsored Session
Time
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
5/30/2018 1:30 PM
Building an Inclusive Culture in Scholarly Publishing
This panel will highlight efforts around the industry to move the scholarly publishing environment in more diverse and inclusive directions...
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5/30/2018 - 4. Sponsored Sessions - 1:30 - 2:15 pm
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Sponsored Session
Time
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
5/30/2018 1:30 PM

5/30/2018 - 5. Sponsored Sessions - 2:30 - 3:15 pm

 
How AI Can Improve Discoverability of Publishers Content and Support Strategic Decision Making?
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5/30/2018 - 5. Sponsored Sessions - 2:30 - 3:15 pm
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Sponsored Session
Time
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
5/30/2018 2:30 PM
Beyond the Traditional Journal Article: How Some Journals are Redefining how Scholarly Content can be Served and Consumed
A number of journals today are exploring the use of enriched content outputs such as videos, infographics, and short-form articles to disseminate scholarly content...
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5/30/2018 - 5. Sponsored Sessions - 2:30 - 3:15 pm
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Sponsored Session
Time
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
5/30/2018 2:30 PM
Six Smart Sheridan Solutions
An Essential Lightning Round Sheridan’s Six Smart Solutions session is a rapid-fire session packed with updates on proven technologies that are helping publishers succeed today and new announcements about forthcoming products and services.
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5/30/2018 - 5. Sponsored Sessions - 2:30 - 3:15 pm
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Sponsored Session
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2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
5/30/2018 2:30 PM

5/30/2018 - 6. Wednesday Networking Events

 
Category
5/30/2018 - 6. Wednesday Networking Events
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Keynote/Plenary Presentations
Time
4:00 PM - 4:15 PM
5/30/2018 4:00 PM
Toward an Ethic of Social Justice in Information
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5/30/2018 - 6. Wednesday Networking Events
Track
Keynote/Plenary Presentations
Time
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
5/30/2018 4:15 PM
Network with your colleagues and other professionals at the SSP Annual Meeting Opening Reception. Meet with exhibitors and see what new innovations are being offered by industry service providers.
Category
5/30/2018 - 6. Wednesday Networking Events
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Other
Time
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
5/30/2018 5:30 PM
Join SSP at the Navy Pier for their 40th Anniversary Celebration - Paint the Town Red!
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5/30/2018 - 6. Wednesday Networking Events
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Other
Time
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5/30/2018 8:00 PM
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5/30/2018 - 6. Wednesday Networking Events
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Other
Time
8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5/30/2018 8:00 PM

5/31/2018 - 1.Thursday Morning Events

 
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5/31/2018 - 1.Thursday Morning Events
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Other
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7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
5/31/2018 7:30 AM
If you are a new member of SSP or this is the first time you’re attending the SSP Annual Meeting, plan to attend!
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5/31/2018 - 1.Thursday Morning Events
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Other
Time
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
5/31/2018 7:30 AM
How Cialdini’s Six Principles of Persuasion Can Help Us Advance Scholarly Communication
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5/31/2018 - 1.Thursday Morning Events
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Keynote/Plenary Presentations
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9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5/31/2018 9:00 AM
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5/31/2018 - 1.Thursday Morning Events
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Other
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
5/31/2018 10:00 AM

5/31/2018 - 2. Concurrent Sessions 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

 
Digital Humanities: Development, Co-operation and Sustainability
The digital humanities have been on everybody’s lips for quite a number of years now. Humanities scholars, under pressure of the accusation that their work is not relevant to the common good and has no economic value, have been trying to counter this with efforts to make their research more accessible and relevant, and to show that using digital tools can lead to new and important insights...
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5/31/2018 - 2. Concurrent Sessions 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Fueling Scholarship
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
5/31/2018 10:30 AM
There is a Tool for That! Using Data and Customer Insights to Evaluate Tools and Services
In scholarly publishing only one thing is certain: change. While our customers are becoming increasingly comfortable with a rapidly shifting technology landscape our revenues and shifting workflows don’t always allow for the development and subsequent roll-out of new, innovative and custom tools and services...
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5/31/2018 - 2. Concurrent Sessions 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Marketing/Sales/Strategy
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
5/31/2018 10:30 AM
Making Data Sharing the New Normal: Progress and Challenges
The case for open data to support good research practice is increasingly inarguable. Open access to research data can help speed the pace of discovery and deliver more value by enabling reuse and reducing duplication...
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5/31/2018 - 2. Concurrent Sessions 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Track
Reimagining Research
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
5/31/2018 10:30 AM
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...
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5/31/2018 - 2. Concurrent Sessions 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Tools and Technologies
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
5/31/2018 10:30 AM
Leadership development in scholarly publishing: A practical conversation
Nearly all professionals want to know ways they can grow in their field; however leadership development is often overlooked at organizations...
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5/31/2018 - 2. Concurrent Sessions 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Practical Skills/Publishing 101
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
5/31/2018 10:30 AM
Artificial Intelligence: How Publishers will Benefit from Artificial Intelligence?
Smart publishers are beginning to embrace AI and are weaving it into the core of their business — to source new content, to inform and improve content and for new product development...
Category
5/31/2018 - 2. Concurrent Sessions 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Track
New Challenges/New Innovations
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
5/31/2018 10:30 AM
Lightning Talks: Profiles in Scholarly Publishing
We often hear that people “fall into” jobs in scholarly publishing, that the industry struggles to attract the right talent it needs, and that organizations must to adapt, innovate, and pivot in order to thrive in the 21st-century digital world...
Category
5/31/2018 - 2. Concurrent Sessions 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Track
Industry Crossroads
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
5/31/2018 10:30 AM

5/31/2018 - 3. Awards Luncheon/Annual Business Meeting

 
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5/31/2018 - 3. Awards Luncheon/Annual Business Meeting
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Other
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5/31/2018 12:00 PM

5/31/2018 - 4. Concurrent Sessions 2:00 - 3:00 pm

 
How do we move the goal of Open Access from concept to reality?
This session will look at the current state of the transition to Open Access, the constraints different market players are experiencing, and consider what is needed to see a marked increase in the number of research paper and books published Open Access...
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5/31/2018 - 4. Concurrent Sessions 2:00 - 3:00 pm
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Fueling Scholarship
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5/31/2018 2:00 PM
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...
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5/31/2018 - 4. Concurrent Sessions 2:00 - 3:00 pm
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Marketing/Sales/Strategy
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5/31/2018 2:00 PM
The Health and Expanding Universe of Preprints
The robust growth of preprints, with 1.3 million papers on arXiv and over 1K submissions a month to bioRxiv, demonstrates that the publication workflow has already changed for researchers in several disciplines...
Category
5/31/2018 - 4. Concurrent Sessions 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Track
Reimagining Research
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5/31/2018 2:00 PM
Unlimited Data Plans? Data Publication Charges (DPCs), DPC Sponsors, Data Availability Statements, and Licensing Options
Article Publication Charges (APCs) vary widely and get a lot of attention, but they aren’t the only publishing charges authors encounter...
Category
5/31/2018 - 4. Concurrent Sessions 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Track
Tools and Technologies
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5/31/2018 2:00 PM
Expanding Your CRM To Your Entire Business
Customer Relationship Management (CRM) applications such as SalesForce and Microsoft Dynamics have become a way of life for most sales and marketing teams, but does the rest of the organization take advantage of this powerful tool...
Category
5/31/2018 - 4. Concurrent Sessions 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Track
Practical Skills/Publishing 101
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5/31/2018 2:00 PM
Digital Transformation and a New Paradigm for Scholarly Publishing
Understanding how to leverage research content in new ways can extend readership for publishers and potentially membership for societies...
Category
5/31/2018 - 4. Concurrent Sessions 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Track
New Challenges/New Innovations
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5/31/2018 2:00 PM
Bound Together in a Common Cause — Librarians, Monograph Publishers and Book Vendors as Intermediaries and Enablers of Quality Research This interactive panel will discuss how publishers of scholarly monographs, librarians and book services vendors all share a common bond—serving as intermediaries for monograph authors and researchers...
Category
5/31/2018 - 4. Concurrent Sessions 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Track
Industry Crossroads
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5/31/2018 2:00 PM

5/31/2018 - 5. Afternoon Break/Exhibitors Marketplace

 
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5/31/2018 - 5. Afternoon Break/Exhibitors Marketplace
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Other
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3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
5/31/2018 3:00 PM

5/31/2018 - 6. Concurrent Sessions 3:30 - 4:30 pm

 
Integrating Scholarly and Non-Scholarly Content to Increase Visibility and Value
It is increasingly critical for scholarly publishers to maximize the visibility of authors’ work. This panel will address strategies, techniques, and technologies for improving content visibility, usability, and marketability by integrating academic books and journals with blogs, news feeds, videos, media coverage, and other types of non-academic content in ways that reinforce the value of both...
Category
5/31/2018 - 6. Concurrent Sessions 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Track
Fueling Scholarship
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
5/31/2018 3:30 PM
Strange Bedfellows: Integrating Editorial and Sales to Maximize Success
The scholarly communications landscape is increasing in complexity. Publishers can no longer afford to allow departments to operate in silos. Sales colleagues at a publishing house need to understand the goals and objectives of their Editorial colleagues - and vice versa - in order to make the most of market conditions and partner effectively...
Category
5/31/2018 - 6. Concurrent Sessions 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Track
Marketing/Sales/Strategy
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
5/31/2018 3:30 PM
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...
Category
5/31/2018 - 6. Concurrent Sessions 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Track
Reimagining Research
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
5/31/2018 3:30 PM
Practical Product Management for Professional Association Publishers: Maximize your Return on Mission
There is no shortage of ideas in the world, and chances are that your organization struggles with having too many “good ideas” and too little time and money to implement them all...
Category
5/31/2018 - 6. Concurrent Sessions 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Track
Tools and Technologies
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
5/31/2018 3:30 PM
Smoothing the Supply Chain: E-book Metadata Improvements in Action
This session is a discussion among scholarly e-book publishers, platforms, libraries and library service providers, and preservation organizations to report on pain points in transmitting and managing metadata—and update on cross-industry solutions for the issues...
Category
5/31/2018 - 6. Concurrent Sessions 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Track
Practical Skills/Publishing 101
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
5/31/2018 3:30 PM
(DON'T!) Rage Against The Machine
Computational research, data and text mining, artificial intelligence, machine-learning - whatever you may call it, it is transforming EVERY aspect of your life...
Category
5/31/2018 - 6. Concurrent Sessions 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Track
New Challenges/New Innovations
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
5/31/2018 3:30 PM
SSP at 50: Envisioning a Diverse and Thriving Organization
As SSP approaches its 40th anniversary, there is much to celebrate in terms of the organization’s mission to be a welcoming and inclusive home for a diverse membership body...
Category
5/31/2018 - 6. Concurrent Sessions 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Track
Industry Crossroads
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
5/31/2018 3:30 PM

5/31/2018 - 7. Concurrent Sessions 4:45 - 5:45 pm

 
Crossing Boundaries: Developing a Curriculum for Library Publishing
The panelists will talk about the IMLS-funded project Developing a Curriculum for Library Publishing and their experience as advisory board members and authors on the curriculum...
Category
5/31/2018 - 7. Concurrent Sessions 4:45 - 5:45 pm
Track
Fueling Scholarship
Time
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM
5/31/2018 4:45 PM
The Tipping Point: Why the Future of E-books is DRM-Free
DRM remains one of the most contentious topics among e-book publishers, with strong opinions held both in favor of and against protecting content with restrictive technology...
Category
5/31/2018 - 7. Concurrent Sessions 4:45 - 5:45 pm
Track
Marketing/Sales/Strategy
Time
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM
5/31/2018 4:45 PM
Reenvisioning the Scholarly Record for Reproducibility
It is now understood that reproducibility in research requires that further artifacts beyond the article need to be curated and made available. Innovations in technology now allow us to include datasets, code, software, protocols and other artifacts as part of the scholarly record...
Category
5/31/2018 - 7. Concurrent Sessions 4:45 - 5:45 pm
Track
Reimagining Research
Time
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM
5/31/2018 4:45 PM
Making Metadata Work for Everyone: A Functional View of Metadata in the Scholarly Supply Chain
It’s well understood that metadata is a driving force behind the development and distribution of scholarly content. Metadata is no longer just citation information; its function is much deeper and broader than bibliographic...
Category
5/31/2018 - 7. Concurrent Sessions 4:45 - 5:45 pm
Track
Tools and Technologies
Time
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM
5/31/2018 4:45 PM
'What is Real World Impact?’ Looking at Impact Across a Spectrum of Influence, Attention and Affecting Change
An ever greater emphasis is being put upon the need for academic research to make an impact in the real world, whether that be supporting teaching; helping organizations to be better managed; influencing public bodies and policymakers; contributing to economic development; or benefitting society and the environment...
Category
5/31/2018 - 7. Concurrent Sessions 4:45 - 5:45 pm
Track
Practical Skills/Publishing 101
Time
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM
5/31/2018 4:45 PM
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...
Category
5/31/2018 - 7. Concurrent Sessions 4:45 - 5:45 pm
Track
New Challenges/New Innovations
Time
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM
5/31/2018 4:45 PM
40th Anniversary Session: Past Presidents and Founders
This year’s SSP annual meeting marks the 40th anniversary of the society. We take this opportunity to look back over the history of SSP, and of publishing as a whole, through the eyes, experiences, and memories of representatives of SSP’s history across the decades...
Category
5/31/2018 - 7. Concurrent Sessions 4:45 - 5:45 pm
Track
Industry Crossroads
Time
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM
5/31/2018 4:45 PM

5/31/2018 - 8. Networking Reception/Exhibitors Marketplace

 
Network with your colleagues and other professionals at the SSP Annual Meeting Opening Reception...
Category
5/31/2018 - 8. Networking Reception/Exhibitors Marketplace
Track
Other
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
5/31/2018 6:00 PM

6/1/2018 - 1. Friday Morning Events

 
Category
6/1/2018 - 1. Friday Morning Events
Track
Other
Time
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
6/1/2018 7:30 AM
New and Noteworthy Product Presentations Join us once again for the SSP Previews!
Category
6/1/2018 - 1. Friday Morning Events
Track
Keynote/Plenary Presentations
Time
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
6/1/2018 9:00 AM
Category
6/1/2018 - 1. Friday Morning Events
Track
Other
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
6/1/2018 10:30 AM

6/1/2018 - 2. Concurrent Sessions 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

 
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...
Category
6/1/2018 - 2. Concurrent Sessions 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Track
Fueling Scholarship
Time
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
6/1/2018 11:00 AM
New Tools and Trends in Discovery Technologies
With over 2.5 million scholarly articles published each year – more than 8,000 each day – the glut of available scholarly content poses challenges to researchers, authors, publishers, and libraries...
Category
6/1/2018 - 2. Concurrent Sessions 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Track
Marketing/Sales/Strategy
Time
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
6/1/2018 11:00 AM
Implementing Data Review at your Journal: Policies, Practicalities, and Perspectives
With an eye toward increasing data transparency and rigor, journals and publishers are implementing data policies that ensure the research community has access to the data and analysis code underlying their publications...
Category
6/1/2018 - 2. Concurrent Sessions 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Track
Tools and Technologies
Time
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
6/1/2018 11:00 AM
Books, Metrics and Research Evaluation
Scholarly book publishing is struggling to find its place in modern research evaluation frameworks...
Category
6/1/2018 - 2. Concurrent Sessions 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Track
Practical Skills/Publishing 101
Time
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
6/1/2018 11:00 AM
The Landscape of Multimedia in Scholarly Communications
As the New York Times put it in a recent article: "The internet was born in text. Now, video and audio are ascendant, writing is being left behind, and everything will be different...”
Category
6/1/2018 - 2. Concurrent Sessions 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Track
New Challenges/New Innovations
Time
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
6/1/2018 11:00 AM
Workplace Equity in the Scholarly Publishing Industry -- Survey Report and Panel Discussion
The theme of SSP's Annual Meeting -- "What's working, what's holding us back, and where do we go from here?" -- couldn't align more perfectly with the session's focus on workplace equity in scholarly publishing...
Category
6/1/2018 - 2. Concurrent Sessions 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Track
Industry Crossroads
Time
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
6/1/2018 11:00 AM

6/1/2018 - 3. Lunch

 
Lunch will be served in the Exhibitors Marketplace.
Category
6/1/2018 - 3. Lunch
Track
Other
Time
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
6/1/2018 12:30 PM
SSP is successful because of the active participation of dedicated volunteers who serve on the Board of Directors, committees, and task forces...
Category
6/1/2018 - 3. Lunch
Track
Other
Time
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
6/1/2018 12:45 PM

6/1/2018 - 4. Closing Plenary

 
Dessert Course: The Scholarly Kitchen Chefs look back over 10 years
The Scholarly Kitchen Chefs will top off the 40th Anniversary Annual Meeting with a discussion between current, past, and guest chefs as well as inviting questions from conference attendees...
Category
6/1/2018 - 4. Closing Plenary
Track
Keynote/Plenary Presentations
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6/1/2018 2:00 PM

Cancellation Fee

 
Category
Cancellation Fee
6/2/2018
Category
Cancellation Fee
6/2/2018

Registration