Registration is now open for the Professional & Scholarly Publishing (PSP) 2018 Annual Conference and Pre-Conference. The best discounts will be had when you register early.

The theme this year is Data, Diversity, and Discovery: How Professional & Scholarly Publishing is Accelerating Change & Growth. The event is scheduled for February 7-9, 2018 at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Washington, DC.

A  variety of topics will be addressed in workshops and plenary sessions. A few examples include:

  • Using Big Data to Drive Scientific Advancement: The Technology, the Analytics and the Promise Behind the Fourth Paradigm of Scientific Discovery
  • A Tale of Two Continents – Open Access in Europe and the US
  • Common Denominators:  Data Driven Decision Making in Research and Scholarly Communication

For a complete agenda of the conference and to register, click here.

The PSP 2018 Pre-Conference is addressing a hot topic these days – Fake News — Fake Scholarship: Improving Accuracy and Transparency in Professional and Scholarly Publishing. It is sponsored by the PSP Committee for Digital Innovation (CDI) and is scheduled for Wednesday, February 7 at 9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. in the same location.

You can learn more about the pre-conference and register by going here.


Melody K. Smith

Sponsored by Data Harmony, a unit of Access Innovations, the world leader in indexing and making content findable.