RIOJA meeting

Emerging publishing models: exploring new ventures for delivering science publishing

The RIOJA Meeting was kindly blogged by Owen Stephens, Imperial College London.

Date:Monday July 7th, 2008
Venue:Bateman Auditorium, Gonville and Caius College, University of Cambridge, UK
Time:10.00 - 16.15
Registration:Attendance at the RIOJA meeting is free and lunch will be provided. Due to space limitations and catering requirements though, early registration is advised.


Morning Session (10:30 - 12.45)
10:00 - 10:30 Registration and Tea/Coffee  
10:30 - 10:40 Welcome, opening and introduction to the day
Dr. Paul Ayris, Director of UCL Library Services
10:40 - 11:30 Keynote Address
Journals and repositories: an evolving relationship

Stephen Pinfield, Chief Information Officer, University of Nottingham
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11:30 - 12:10 RIOJA (Repository Interface for Overlaid Journal Archives): overview, findings and toolkit
Dr. Sarah Bridle, Department of Physics and Astronomy, UCL
Dr. Antony Lewis, Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge
Dr. Panayiota Polydoratou, UCL Library Services
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12:10 - 12:40 Digital Preservation Challenges: planning and implementing solutions for scientific publishing
Dr. Andreas Rauber, Vienna University of Technology
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12:45 - 14:00 Lunch  
Afternoon Session (14:00 - 16.10)
14:00 - 14:30 Research Excellence Framework: an overview and roles and challenges for libraries and repositories
Graeme Rosenberg, Higher Education Funding Council for England
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14:30 - 15:00 New models of peer review: Atmospheric Physics and Chemistry Journal
Professor Ken Carslaw, School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds and executive editor for APC
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15:00 - 15:30 Overlay Journal Infrastructure for Meteorological Sciences (OJIMS): emerging models and opportunities for data managers
Dr. Sam Pepler, British Atmospheric Data Centre
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15:35 - 16:10 Panel Discussion
Exploring new ventures for delivering science publishing: outcomes and future directions

Richard de Grijs, Reader, University of Sheffield & The Astrophysical Journal, Scientific Editor
Andreas Rauber, Associate Professor, Vienna University of Technology
Graeme Rosenberg, Higher Education Funding Council for England
Ian Russell, CEO of Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers
Hazel Woodward, University Librarian and Director of the University Press at Cranfield University
16:10 Close
(invitation for tea/coffee until 17:00)

  • JISC website
  • Cornell University website
  • University of Glasgow website
  • UCL website
  • Imperial College London website
  • University of Cambridge website
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