FORCE 11 SCHOLARLY COMMUNICATIONS INSTITUTE
FORCE 11 SCHOLARLY COMMUNICATIONS INSTITUTE in seaside La Jolla, CA.
July 31–August 4, 2017.
University of California–San Diego.
ABOUT THE PROGRAM:
Join colleagues, librarians, and students for an intensive five days of scholarly communication summer camp. Learn about the changing world of academic publishing, the importance of a professional digital presence for yourself and your work, and the advantages of creating publicly accessible scholarship. Take advantage of the opportunities to network with colleagues from your own and other disciplines, learn from librarians and expert faculty in the field, and enjoy inclusive programming and community conversations all week long.
WHY SHOULD I ATTEND?
-- To Understand the Changing World of Publishing: From open access to altmetrics, you’ll be thoroughly immersed in new modes and forms of academic publishing and communication.
-- To Pass It On: Bring back your newfound knowledge to your peers and students, and help them be better prepared for the job market, whatever their chosen career.
-- To Gain a Support Network: Take advantage of brainstorming sessions, plenaries, and downtime to interact with faculty practitioners in the field of scholarly communications and discuss ideas with colleagues who share your interests and concerns.
EARLY-BIRD DEADLINE APPROACHING (save 25%): July 8, 2017
FOR COMPLETE INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER: https://www.force11.org/fsci