2016 ANNUAL MEETING
Diamond Level Sponsorship
Aries Systems Corporation – Wifi Sponsor
Aries Systems transforms the way scholarly publishers bring high-value content to the world. The company’s innovative and forward-looking workflow solutions manage the complexities of modern print and electronic publishing—from submission, to editorial management and peer review, and to production tracking and publishing channel distribution. Thousands of publications and hundreds of scholarly societies partner with Aries Systems to streamline and improve the publication of their important journals, books, proposals, and conference proceedings.
As the publishing environment evolves, Aries Systems is committed to delivering solutions that help publishers and scholars enhance the discovery and dissemination of human knowledge.
Publish faster, publish smarter, with Aries Systems.
Gold Level Sponsorship
Allen Press, Inc. – Graphic Recorder Sponsor
Allen Press, Inc. uses top-notch printing, content publishing, and precision marketing services to help organizations make their stories come alive.
Atypon – Refreshment Break Sponsor
Atypon develops software essential to the business of online publishing. Literatum, its online publishing platform, has more features and hosts more journals and books than any other product. Much more than a traditional hosting platform, Literatum possesses a unique combination of easy-to-use tools and automated technologies that give publishers direct control over how their content is curated, delivered, promoted, and sold. It is the only platform that comprises UI/UX development, access management, SEO and discovery, content targeting, subscription modeling, semantic auto-tagging, eCommerce, and analytics in a single product. Literatum websites attract and engage users through targeted content and a personalized user journey that extend site visits and convert infrequent visitors into loyal subscribers.
Atypon is home to nearly one third of the worlds English-language professional and scholarly journalsmore than any other technology company. Its customers include Elsevier, the American Chemical Society, Taylor & Francis, and SAGE. Founded in 1996, Atypon is headquartered in Silicon Valley, with offices in New York City, Alabama, the UK, Jordan, and Greece.
Cenveo Publisher Services – Sprint Beyond the Book Sponsor
Cenveo Publisher Services is the industry leader in transformative publishing solutions. Cenveo Publisher Services provides expert content services and innovative technology solutions that drive revenue growth, streamline operations, and ensure editorial excellence. With The Publisher’s Office and The Design Studio, Cenveo provides full-service editorial, management, production, and art & design support for print and digital products across the publishing spectrum. For more information, please visit www.cenveopublisherservices.com.
Copyright Clearance Center – Refreshment Break Sponsor
Copyright Clearance Center (CCC) and its subsidiary, RightsDirect, are global leaders in content workflow and rights licensing technology. CCC solutions provide anytime, anywhere content access, usage rights and information management while promoting and protecting the interests of copyright holders. RightsLink®, CCC’s unique author services platform, helps publishers address complex new demands and requirements from authors, their institutions, and their funders. This end-to-end author transaction solution integrates seamlessly with publishers’ submission and production systems to manage author charges for all article types, including submission, page, color, and cover charges; Open Access charges; supplemental content fees; author reprints costs; and more. In addition, CCC also offers RightsLink for Permissions, Republication Services, and the Get It Now Service.
HighWire – Fun Run/Walk Sponsor
HighWire Press, Inc. delivers technology solutions to leading publishers that disseminate scholarly research worldwide. With offices in the US and the UK, HighWire provides strategic consulting, professional services and innovative open platform technologies. Product offerings include digital content development and hosting services; BenchPress, a peer-review manuscript submission system; and Vizors, a suite of visual analytics tools for publishing insights.
JSTOR – Sprint Beyond the Book Sponsor
The JSTOR digital library includes more than 2,300 academic journals, a growing scholarly ebook collection of 40,000 titles, and more than 2 million primary source objects. JSTOR helps people discover, use, and build upon this wide range of content through a powerful research and teaching platform, and preserves this content for future generations. The JSTOR Labs team extends the impact of JSTOR by developing new tools for research, new ways to explore JSTOR, and creating partnerships that connect content on JSTOR with the larger world of scholarship.
JSTOR is part of ITHAKA, a not-for-profit organization that also includes Ithaka S+R and Portico. www.jstor.org
Overleaf – Sprint Beyond the Book Sponsor
Overleaf is an academic authorship tool that allows seamless collaboration and effortless manuscript submission, all underpinned by cloud-technology.
By providing an intuitive online collaborative writing and publishing platform, Overleaf is making the process of writing, editing and publishing scientific documents quicker and easier. Researchers and academics can now write, collaborate, and publish with a single click, directly from the Overleaf web-app. Publishers and Institutions are partnering with Overleaf to provide customized writing templates, simple reference tool linking, and one-click publishing submission links.
Overleaf brings the scientific documentation process into a Google-docs like environment, developed to seamlessly connect the academic and publishing workflows from writing-to-review-to-publication.
RedLink – Photo Booth Sponsor
RedLink’s main goal is to provide business intelligence to academic publishers. It provides a simple, intuitive and user friendly interface to visualize data in a way that enables marketing and sales people to stay on top of their customers needs, proactively deal with risks, easily spot opportunities and grow their business. RedLink is designed to build efficiency and customer satisfaction into the sales cycle with a few clicks. It offers you the ability to personalize your experience to have fast and easy access to customized reports and tailor content to meet the demand from specific accounts and customer segments. RedLink technology is easily adapted to any hosting platform. It is constantly evolving to deliver flexibility to publishers to do what is best for their customers and content. If you are interested in learning more, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Research Square – Sprint Beyond the Book Sponsor
Founded in 2004, Research Square is a for-benefit company that provides innovative solutions to help researchers successfully communicate their work. These solutions include manuscript preparation services through the American Journal Experts brand, Rubriq independent peer review, and post-publication services. Combining extensive research and publishing experience with a network of thousands of active researchers has enabled Research Square to support over 390,000 manuscripts from authors in 186 countries. For more information, visit https://www.researchsquare.com/about.
Silver Level Sponsorship
Apex CoVantage – Fellowship Program
Apex CoVantage Content & Media Solutions is a leading supplier of data conversion, editorial, production, and content enhancement services to content curators worldwide. We balance effective project management, leading technical systems, and broad industry expertise to deliver exceptional content and media solutions to our customers. Apex has been managing large-scale content digitization projects for the largest libraries, publishers, and media companies in the world for over 27 years. www.apexcontentsolutions.com.
Canadian Science Publishing – Fellowship Program
Canadian Science Publishing (www.cdnsciencepub.com) is an independent, not-for-profit scholarly publisher dedicated to serving the needs of researchers and their communities, not only by publishing quality peer-reviewed journals but also by supporting the knowledge-sharing activities of scholarly societies and other key partners through events, awards, and other exchanges.
Inera eXtyles – Fellowship Program
Inera develops the eXtyles and Edifix editorial and XML solutions, which allow publishers to automate the most time-consuming aspects of document editing and produce accurate XML with the click of a mouse. Publishers of scholarly journals, books, standards, and government documents rely on our tools to drive modern publishing workflows.
Kaufman Wills Fusting & Company – Fellowship Program
KWF collaborates with scholarly societies, publishers, and other organizations to discover opportunities, drive innovation, develop solutions, and deliver success. Our professional services include strategic planning, new product development, marketing and market research, RFP management, and recruitment. KWF Editorial Services provides journal publishers with quality, customized, and cost-effective virtual editorial offices.
Research Information – Media Sponsor
Scholarly iQ – Fellowship Program
Scholarly iQ provides trusted eBusiness solutions to the academic publishing market.
Whether you are a publisher, librarian, consortium member, author, reader or service provider to the academic publishing market, understanding usage of digital content will be critical for you to manage your day and your business.
Leaders in usage reporting since 2002, SiQ services integrate and deliver meaningful data accurately and on time for better business decisions.
SiQ leverages leading technologies and has a solid team of professionals in online publishing, web analytics, database integration, and web site development, providing legendary client support 24×7 with energy, enthusiasm and commitment. This combination ensures that SiQ continuously provide exemplary customer centric solutions with industry leading people, processes and technologies.
In addition, SiQ actively supports the academic publishing market as a whole through community participation including NISO’s SUSHI Developers Group and Business Information Topic Committee (www.niso.org) , the Society for Scholarly Publishing (www.sspnet.org) and COUNTER’s International Advisory Board (www.projectcounter.org).
We are dedicated to contributing to and serving the academic publishing market and communities, sharing our many years of experience with you.
Scope e-Knowledge Center – Media Sponsor
Scope e-Knowledge Center, a Quatro Group company, is an award winning provider of enhanced Content and Data services to the global information industry. Scope leverages deep subject matter expertise, innovative technology and proprietary IP to provide world class services and solutions in content discovery and enrichment, big data and analytics.
Semantico – Fellowship Program
Semantico is an innovative and market-leading digital publishing solutions company. To help publishers protect and grow the value of their content assets, Semantico provides a range of services and technologies, including the SAMS Sigma access, identity and entitlement management solution; the Scolaris publishing platform design and build; consultancy, support and hosting.
Sheridan – Lanyards Sponsor
At Sheridan, we are working to deliver ideas today that connect publishers of journals, books, magazines, and catalogs to tomorrow. Content preparation, platform development, and content dissemination (ink on paper and online) are key Sheridan competencies. Our development of publisher-focused solutions such as workflow systems integration, process automation, eCommerce platforms, mobile product development and an array of fulfillment solutions define us as innovative partners who deliver true efficiency. Sheridan serves the global publishing community with distribute and print partnerships and alliances around the world. www.sheridan.com.