STM Start-Up Fair

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Please check back here regularly for the listing of start-up companies that will present themselves on December 6th. First listings will appear as of September 1st.

In collaboration with Karger’s Vesalius Innovation Award (VIA)

What's this?

STM is inviting you to our first-ever Start-ups Fair where the newest dotcoms will present their cutting-edge solutions for STM publishing and scholarly communications.

What to expect? 

For registrants to this live-event fair, there will be the opportunity to pre-schedule one-on-one meetings with 5 to 7 start-ups of your choice. Throughout the event, there will be 15 minutes presentations of various start-ups demo-ing their solutions and services. Yes, London-Online is back! (for those who can still remember that event).

The presenting start-ups cover new solutions in the area of research integrity checks, tools for trust and knowledge creation, and extraction/ discovery tools for advancing trusted research. All shortlisted VIA candidates and a relevant selection of the longlisted candidates for the Vesalius Innovation Award will be attending. Plus more! The dotcoms at this exhibition are all available for live meetings and dedicated workshops to show you how your organization can apply its advances in the scholarly communications ecosystem. Are you a start-up interested in being considered to present at the Start-up Fair? Submit your concept here by October 14, if so!

Vesalius Innovations Award Ceremony

Also part of this event: Come and join the award ceremony of the Vesalius Innovation Award, organized by Karger Publishers in collaboration with STM. This high-standing award, now in its third year, will enjoy its first live ceremony. The award is granted to a ground-breaking start-up in publishing offering solutions to the knowledge cycle in health sciences. The Jury Verdict will be made public at the end of the fair. Audience voting for the winner is again included in the program, don’t miss it.

For further details please contact Eefke Smit, Director of Standards and Technology, STM

Events Terms and Conditions

Where an event has registration fees, cancellations made in writing up to 30 days before an event are eligible for a 50% refund. No refunds can be made for cancellations received on or after 30 days prior to the event date, however, substitutions may be made free of charge at any time.

Registration fees do not include insurance. Participants are advised to take out adequate personal insurance to cover travel, accommodation, cancellation and personal effects.