Today we would like to draw your attention to the upcoming PKP Scholarly Publishing Conference 2011 which will take place in just about one month from now.
The Third International PKP Scholarly Publishing Conference will be held from September 26 - 28, 2011 at Freie Universitaet Berlin, Germany, organized by the Public Knowledge Project, in partnership with Freie Universitaet Berlin and Simon Fraser University Library.
Registration is still possible and there are still a few places available.
Just a quick note to let you know that the submission deadline for the upcoming PKP Conference has been extended to March 31, 2011. If you are planning to get something in, you've just been given a few more days to finish it off. If you decided not to submit because you ran out of time, you now have no excuse!
If you can't make it to the PKP Conference in person, you will be able to watch selected sessions online. We will be live streaming content on Wednesday night for John's keynote and throughout Thursday and Friday. For more information on the sessions, see the conference program.
Room 1900 Webcast:
The program for the upcoming PKP Conference has been finalized, and is available here:
Registration is limited, but we still do have a few spaces available, so if you haven't signup yet, please do so!
Planning to attend the Second International PKP Conference in Vancouver from July 8 - 10, 2009? If so, you should register soon, as the Early Bird rates will be ending June 8!
If not, you might want to take a closer look at our outstanding program with over 50 sessions by a truly international caste of speakers from 6 continents, including experienced library and open access publishers, and leaders in academic publishing technologies and initiatives.
Our prestigious international speakers include:
The Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association, OASPA, and the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) are pleased to announce that they will jointly host the 1st Conference for Open Access Scholarly Publishers in Lund, Sweden from the 14th-16th September 2009 at the Scandic Star Hotel.
The Public Knowlege Project is pleased to announce the preliminary program for the Second International PKP Scholarly Publishing Conference, to be held in Vancouver from July 8 - 10, 2009:
- An opening keynote address by PKP founder and principal investigator, Dr. John Willinsky
- Pre-conference Workshops on various PKP software applications and communities:
The final deadline for the call for papers has been extended to Monday, February 9th, 2009
Second International PKP Scholarly Publishing Conference
Vancouver, July 8 - 10, 2009
Abstract Submission Deadline: February 9, 2009
ELPUB 2009 - Final Call for Papers
Rethinking Electronic Publishing : Innovation in Communication Paradigms and Technologies
13th International Conference on Electronic Publishing
10 - 12 June 2009, Milan, Italy