HighWire names Tim Bacci President & CEO

Scholarly publishing technology provider, HighWire, today announced the appointment of Tim Bacci as President and Chief Executive Officer.

Final call for ConTech student bursary applications. Entries close 15th November

Applications are coming in from students around the world who want to attend ConTech 2019 on 5th and 6th December in London, UK as part of the bursary programme. The world of intelligent content is revolutionising the creation, dissemination and consumption of information.

Brand New Lightning Talks at ConTech 2019

Three new lightning talks have been added to the ConTech 2019 programme. These talks are designed to let start-ups, vendors, publishers and data scientists the opportunity to talk about their latest ideas. These two additions underline the range and diversity of the opportunities at the intersection of content and technology.

PubGrade releases advanced forecasting module in PubGrade for Publishers platform

PubGrade GmbH is pleased to announce a significant upgrade to its Platform-as-a-Service solution: PubGrade for Publishers. Starting October, a sophisticated contextual ad inventory forecasting module has been made available in the platform’s workflow, helping advertising reps offer longer-term campaign options to clients.

Experience the Data Journey at ConTech 2019

In this keynote session Max Gabriel (Chief Digital Officer, Taylor & Francis Group) and Ann Michael (Chief Digital Officer, Public Library of Science, PLOS) will discuss how organizations can increase their data maturity level. This will be a pragmatic discussion of what works and what does not work and how success can be built upon a few key principles and practices.

Wiley partners with Editage to enhance and expand services for authors

John Wiley and Sons Inc. is pleased to announce a new partnership with Editage, a leading global scholarly communications brand by Cactus Communications (CACTUS), to enhance and expand the services available from Wiley Editing Services.

Wiley opens world-class technology center in Colombo, Sri Lanka

n Wiley & Sons, Inc., a global leader in research and education, today announced the official opening of a world-class technology center in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

ConTech – Student bursaries and special delegate rates for librarians

EBSCO’s sponsorship of the conference includes a 50 percent discount for all librarian attendees. Librarians interested in attending can leverage the discount by booking online here to receive 50 percent off the two-day delegate rate

OpenAthens and Yewno announce strategic partnership to facilitate knowledge discovery

Global identity and access management specialist OpenAthens and Yewno, a Silicon Valley-based AI provider with a mission to transform information into knowledge, today announce their strategic partnership to provide mutual users with unparalleled access to knowledge discovery.

PubGrade and ASM enter agreement to integrate contextual advertising platform

PubGrade’s platform-as-a-service solution: PubGrade for Publishers provides the American Society for Microbiology (ASM) with a fully integrated advertising platform that enables the sales team to offer their advertiser clients cutting-edge digital advertising solutions.

Knowledge Unlatched and ScienceOpen cooperate for better Open Access Analytics

Knowledge Unlatched (KU), the central platform for Open Access (OA) financing models and ScienceOpen, a freely accessible discovery network, cooperate to provide better reading analytics for books and journals funded through KU.

ConTech 2019 is just six weeks away

ConTech 2019 takes place on the 5th and 6th December at the Millennium Gloucester Hotel, London.