Managing Quality – Supporting Authors and Peer Review
Date & Time:
Sunday, 17 January 2016 - 9:00am to Monday, 18 January 2016 - 5:00pm
Run by KnowledgeE with Pippa Smart Workshop endorsed by EASE (the European Association of Science Editors) Objective: By the end of this workshop participants will understand how to optimize peer review to achieve effective quality control and how to support authors to obtain the best quality content. Target Audience: The main target for this workshop are journal editors who manage peer review of submissions to their journal. The workshop will also provide reviewers and authors with insights into the peer review system and ensure that they maximize their participation and minimize the problems.
Developing Young and Established Journals – Management Planning
Date & Time:
Saturday, 16 January 2016 - 9:00am
Run by KnowledgeE with Pippa Smart Workshop endorsed by EASE (the European Association of Science Editors) Objective: By the end of this workshop editors should have an outline plan for developing their journal to increase visibility, quality and impact. Target Audience: This workshop is aimed at editors already experienced in managing their journal (whether a recently launched journal or a well established one). This is a high level workshop aimed at editors who are able to propose development plans for their own journal. This workshop is highly interactive and requires participants to contribute to discussions and work on their own development plans. Some participants may find it helpful to attend with a colleague to facilitate development of a useful plan for their own journal.
State Library of Victoria, 328 Swanston Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
The 4th COPE Australian Seminar will take place in Melbourne on Friday 6 November 2015. The theme of the seminar is “Publication Ethics in the Australian Context”, and will include topics of specific interest to Australian editors and journals as well as a session on authorship issues and developments. For more details and to register, see here
COPE Seminar: AN INTRODUCTION TO PUBLICATION ETHICS
Date & Time:
Monday, 12 October 2015 - 10:00am
Park Inn Hotel London Heathrow, Bath Road, Heathrow, Middlesex UB7 ODU, UK
COPE will host “An introduction to publication ethics” seminar in London this year. This seminar is aimed at new or less experienced editors and editorial and publishing staff, who would like to learn more about COPE and publication ethics. The seminar will focus on the themes of plagiarism and peer review.The seminar is being held in collaboration with ISMTE (International Society of Managing and Technical Editors), on Monday 12 October 2015 at the Park Inn Hotel London Heathrow, 10am–4pm. For more details and to register, see here.
The Montcalm Hotel, 34-40 Great Cumberland Place, London, W1H 7TW
The September COPE Forum will be held on Wednesday 09 Septembe 2015, 3.00pm–4.30pm (British Summer Time) at The Montcalm Hotel, 34-40 Great Cumberland Place, London, W1H 7TW. Full details can be found here.
2015 Asia Pacific Meeting of ISMPP , August 30, 2015, Beijing, China; September 2, 2015, Tokyo, Japan
Date & Time:
Sunday, 30 August 2015 - 8:30am to Wednesday, 2 September 2015 - 8:30am
Beijing, China and Tokyo, Japan
ISMPP (International Society for Medical Publication Professionals) inaugural meetings in the Asia Pacific region are approaching. Registration is now open for both (1-day) meetings in Beijing, China, on Sunday, August 30, 2015, at the Sofitel Wanda Hotel, and in Tokyo, Japan, on Wednesday, September 2, 2015, at the Hilton Tokyo. The theme of the meetings is "Collaborating for ethical and effective publication practices". For more information and to register, click here: http://www.ismpp.org/asia-pacific-meetings
Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
The theme of this year's North American seminar is “Understanding metrics in publishing: use and abuse”. Editors, publishers, authors and all those interested in publication ethics are welcome to attend. See here for more details and to register..
Monday, 3 August 2015 - 9:00am to Wednesday, 5 August 2015 - 2:30pm
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
The INANE (International Academy of Nursing Journal Editors) annual conference is being held in Las Vegas, Nevada, August 3-5, 2015. In addition to the conference, COPE council members Charon Pierson and Geri Pearson will be leading a COPE Forum. For more details and to register, click here: http://inane2015.com/registration/
Working in partnership: Association for Research Ethics (AfRE) and the Sheffield Hallam University. This workshop is suitable for those who are involved with ethical research. Whether a REC member, student making an application, or supervisor, this refresher training day will ensure that you are fully equipped to make, and review, applications with confidence. Click here for more details.