Events

COPE Forum: Monday 11 February 2019

Date & Time: 
Monday, 11 February 2019 - 4:00pm
Location: 
Webinar

Register for the next online COPE Forum, Monday 11 February 2019, 4pm-5.30pm (GMT).

All members are welcome to join this Forum which will be held by webinar. It follows the usual format where members' cases are presented for discussion and advice from all those participating in the Forum. The Forum Discussion is "Diversity and inclusion in research publishing".

Deadline to registerFriday 8 February

Forum agenda and materials

1. Update on COPE activities by the Chair

2. Forum discussion: Diversity and inclusion in research publishing

3. New cases

  • 19-01 Reviewer requesting addition of multiple citations of their own work
  • 19-02 Dispute arising from peer review of a rejected comment and published correction
  • 19-03 Possible plagiarism
  • 19-04 Suspected plagiarism

4. Updates

  • 18-08 Scientific misconduct claim from a whistleblower where the institution will not investigate
  • 18-13 Self-plagiarism and suspected salami publishing
  • 18-15 Peer reviewer contacted by author
  • 18-17 Victim of article theft wants correction to list their name, not retraction

 

Read the cases and questions for the Forum

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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 November 2017

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