Events

Association of Research Integrity Officers 2018

Date & Time: 
Monday, 24 September 2018 - 8:45am to Wednesday, 26 September 2018 - 11:45am
Location: 
Cleveland, Ohio

Deborah Poff (COPE vice-Chair and Chair-elect) and Charon Pierson (COPE Secretary) are delivering the Keynote giving a "Perspective on Research Integrity" at the opening of this year's ARIO conference in Cleveland, Ohio on behalf of COPE. This session will discuss the role of COPE and journal editors in the research misconduct process and other research integrity issues.

Deborah and Charon will also be part of the panel in the afternoon's plenary session "Collaborations #1: Publication Best Practices - Transparency, Confidentiality and Cooperation Session to discuss journal editor interactions with institutions in handling research misconduct and CLUE guidelines".

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ISMTE North American Conference

Date & Time: 
Wednesday, 1 August 2018 - 2:00pm to Friday, 3 August 2018 - 1:00pm
Location: 
Baltimore, USA

Heather Tierney, COPE Council member, is presenting at the ISMTE conference in Baltimore on the following topics:

Plenary Session 1: Preprints, Authorship Transparency, Bias in Peer Review

August 2nd, 4.30-5.15pm

Plenary Session 3: Transparency in Co-Authorship

August 3, 12.00-12.45pm

Agenda

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COPE Forum: April 2018

Date & Time: 
Monday, 30 April 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: 
Webinar

Open to COPE members only.

Our Forum, where we discuss cases submitted by members, will take place on 30 April from 4-5.30pm (GMT). Taking part in the Forum allows members to contribute to, as well as learn from, the cases being discussed.

We will also be discussing Preprints: Continuing the conversation during the Forum. You are welcome to add your comments on this topic before the Forum, whether or not you are attending the Forum.

Deadline to register: Friday 27 April

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Forum agenda and materials

The agenda for the COPE Forum on Monday 30 April:

1. Update on COPE activities by the Chair

2. Forum discussion: Preprints

3. New cases
18-02 Dispute between two authors (AC)

18-03 Editor and reviewers requiring authors to cite their own work (LJ)

18-04 License for a published scale (ES)

18-05 Undisclosed conflict of interest (GE)

18-06 Retrospective registration, outcome switching and ethical approval (EH)

4. Updates
18-01 License for using a published scale

Forum agenda and materials

COPE Forum November

Date & Time: 
Monday, 13 November 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: 
Webinar

Our COPE Forum will be held by webinar and is open to COPE members. Taking part in the Forum allows members to contribute to, as well as learn from, the cases being discussed. Register now as the Forum is limited to 100 attendees.

We will also be discussing Self-Citation: Where's the Line? during the Forum. You are welcome to add your comments on this topic before the Forum, whether or not you are attending the Forum.

Register to attend the Forum by: Friday 10 November 

Forum agenda and materials

The agenda for the COPE Forum on Monday 13 November:

1. Update on COPE activities by the Chair

2. Forum discussion: Self-citation: where's the line?

3. New cases
   17-11 Authorship dispute unsatisfactorily resolved by institution (JM)

   17-12 Potential figure manipulation with corresponding author uncontactable
   (JM)
   17-13 Unhelpful institution report (SS)
   17-14 Withdrawal request by an author (LS)

4. Updates
   17-11 Authorship dispute unsatisfactorily resolved by institution
   17-12 Potential figure manipulation with corresponding author uncontactable

Forum agenda and materials