Dr Trevor Lane, COPE Council member, was invited by the Japan Science and Technology Agency to speak at the First J-STAGE Seminar held online on 28 July 2021 for local editors, academic societies, researchers, and administrators. Titled “Fundamental Principles of Peer Review and Peer Review Ethics”, the presentation introduced COPE to the 200+ attendees and covered topics including peer review models, criticisms and ethical issues, and some current innovations and developments.
Highlighted COPE resources during the presentation were:
Ethical guidelines for peer reviewers guidelines
Who “owns” peer reviews? discussion document