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Benefit Programs

SSP pleased to provide our members with affinity programs that offer unique opportunities and discounted rates on a variety of services that are of value to our members.

All programs are carefully vetted and approved by the SSP Board of Directors and we attempt to develop programs that will fill a need of our members. Our member benefit programs are designed to provide you with exclusive offers, which are available as a benefit of belonging to SSP. Click on the links below and start saving today.

Academic Publishing in Europe

APE is ongoing international debate about the Future of Scholarly Communication & Scientific Publishing. Held in Berlin, Germany, in January, the APE Conferences aim at a better understanding of scholarly communication and the role of information in science, education and society. They encourage the debate about the future of value-added scientific publishing, information dissemination and access to scientific results and offer an independent forum for ‘open minds.’ SSP members receive a 25% discount on registration. Learn more and register at http://www.ape-conference.eu.

W3C Publishing Summit

SSP and W3C are pleased to offer SSP members a 10% discount to the first-ever W3C Publishing Summit, taking place November 9-10 in San Francisco area. This conference will bring together leaders from across disparate fields of publishing, underscoring the convergence of digital publishing and Web technologies. You’ll learn about things you should be doing now to improve your products and processes; developments coming soon that you need to be aware of; and what is coming next in web publications, EPUB, mobile, and the overall Web Platform that can support your workflows on everything from today’s browsers, tablets and smartphones to tomorrow’s environments. Keynote speakers include futurist and Internet pioneer Tim O’Reilly and Adobe CTO Abhay Parasnis (for complete program and speaker list see: https://www.w3.org/publishing/events/summit2017.html ). A number of speakers will be addressing issues specific to scholarly publishing, including representatives from Collaborative Knowledge Foundation (Coko), University of Michigan Publishing, and Atypon. SSP members are eligible for 10% off the regular registration fee of $499. Contact info@sspnet.org for the online promotional code.

London Info International 2017

London Info International 2017 is more than just another conference and exhibition; it is an independent platform that enables discussions, engages communities, shares knowledge and drives change with influencers, users and providers of information across all disciplines. LII 2017 is independent and inclusive. It exists to bring together a community of engaged information professionals to improve outcomes in research, education and business. This year’s conference is not just about celebrating everything that actively enables the information community to be at the cutting-edge of change, it’s also about preparing for the future. Find out more at http://info-international.com. SSP members receive a 20% discount on registration. Contact info@sspnet.org for the online promotional code.

Asian Council of Science Editors

The Asian Council of Science Editors (ACSE) is the first and the foremost organization in Asia that was developed with the aim to provide a unified and active platform for Asian editors and scholars where they can understand about their editorial problems, learn about the solutions and devotedly take up the future challenges to enhance the quality of Asian Scientific and Scholarly publications. ACSE provides skill enhancement training programs, workshops and resources for best practices. SSP members receive a 25% discount for registration at ACSE Annual Conference, ACSE Editors Café (in any country) and ACSE Annual Workshop Series. To learn more, visit, http://theacse.com/. Contact info@sspnet.org for event discount codes.

Please contact SSP at info@sspnet.org if you have suggestions for additional programs you would like us to consider.

All purchases of products and services are by and between individual SSP members and the service provider. SSP has entered into these relationships as a benefit to our members. If members chose to exercise these benefits, they do so directly with the service providers and SSP does not assume any role in that relationship. This arrangement should not be perceived as an SSP endorsement of any product or service.