Asian Futures: Innovation in Research and Scholarly Publishing

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Themes: Innovation, data, diversity

Location and time: Hong Kong Island, venue to be confirmed 10am - 6pm

Keynote 1: Major Figure in Chinese STM Publishing

Panel 1: STM Publishers and the Asia Pacific Region
STM publishers from the regional chapters of STM in China, Japan, Singapore discuss whether
there is such a thing as an APAC market and if not what unites and divides the region

Keynote 2: Major Funder from the Region

Panel 2: STM Publishers and APAC Funders
A selection of the funders from the key APAC countries discuss future plans in Open Access and reactions to Plan S

Panel 3: STM Publishers and APAC Libraries and Universities
A panel of libraries and university administrators discuss keys issues for institutions in their region

STM Association member update

Reception and networking

Prior to the conference there will be in person meetings of the STM China, STM Japan and STM Singapore groups followed by the first meeting of an STM APAC Committee comprised of all of them


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