The FORCE11 Scholarly Communications Institute at the University of California, San Diego is a week long summer training course, incorporating intensive coursework, seminar participation, group activities, lectures and hands-on training. Participants attend courses taught by world-wide leading experts in scholarly communications. Participants also have the opportunity to discuss the latest trends and gain expertise in new technologies in research flow, new forms of publication, new standards and expectations, and new ways of measuring and demonstrating success that are transforming science and scholarship.
ISMTE serves a unique niche within the academic, scientific, medical, technical and professional publishing industry. Attendees of the 2018 ISMTE North American conference drive the editorial process in the fields of science, technology, medicine, nursing and allied health, and the humanities, as well as business, finance, economics, law, criminology, and the social sciences.
Project Jupyter, the NumFOCUS Foundation, and O'Reilly Media have come together to host JupyterCon. It's a unique opportunity to see how Jupyter's creators, developers, and innovators across industry, government, and academia are using Jupyter to solve common problems—and how their solutions could be applied in your organization.
Attendees learn how to build a flexible, future-proof, and highly scalable shared data infrastructure; create reproducible and iterative analysis, and leverage these powerful tools for sharing and communicating data analysis.
The ALPSP Conference provides a friendly forum in which to share information and knowledge, learn about new initiatives, and engage in open discussion on the challenges and opportunities facing publishing today. With expert speakers and a wide ranging programme, the ALPSP Conference is for everyone in the scholarly publishing community. The ALPSP Conference is a key event in the calendar and attracts a high level audience from all sectors of the scholarly communications industry.
Digital Preservation is the major meeting and conference of the NDSA—open to members and non-members alike—focusing on tools, techniques, theories and methodologies for digital stewardship and preservation, data curation, the content lifecycle, and related issues. The 2018 meeting is held in partnership with the host organization, the Digital Library Federation (DLF). National Digital Stewardship Alliance Joint conference with 2018 will be held October 15-18 Las Vegas, NV.
The Charleston Conference is an informal annual gathering of librarians, publishers, electronic resource managers, consultants, and vendors of library materials in Charleston, SC. Presidents of companies discuss and debate with library directors, acquisitions librarians, reference librarians, serials librarians, collection development librarians, and many, many others. Begun in 1980, the Charleston Conference has grown from 20 participants in 1980 to almost 2,000 in 2017.