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Upcoming SSP Events

Our events keep you up-to-date and connected with the scholarly publishing community. In addition to timely programming, attendees can network with peers in a relaxed setting to round out their professional development experience. Whether you are in editorial, production, sales, marketing, product or project management, publishing IT, or digital content technology, our programming is aimed at all members of the diverse scholarly community. 

Free Registrations for Organizational Members

  • Promotional Package at the Supporting and Sustaining Levels: Two free registrations for organization staff to attend any SSP Seminar, Focus Group, Regional Event, or Webinar.
  • Professional Development Package at the Supporting Level: Two free registrations to any SSP Seminar, Focus Group or Regional Event, plus two free registrations to any SSP Webinar.
  • Professional Development Package at the Sustaining Level: Four free registrations to any SSP Seminar, Focus Group or Regional Event, plus four free registrations to any SSP Webinar.

All staff of Member Organizations receive the member discount to attend SSP events!

SEMINARS and WORKSHOPS provide scholarly publishing professionals an opportunity to convene and discuss the latest trends and common challenges faced by our industry today. 

WEBINARS deliver highly informative, thought-provoking presentations designed to challenge and stimulate discussion, including the opportunity to hear from The Scholarly Kitchen’s insightful Chefs as they examine current trends and emerging publishing challenges. Webinars can be purchased as a package or individually; register for more and save!

REGIONAL EVENTS offer networking opportunities and topical discussions with scholarly publishing colleagues in your local region, ideal for early-career professionals as well as those looking to expand their network. Registration fees support community engagement initiatives, increasing peer-to-peer interaction, and collaboration among the membership.

VIRTUAL DISCUSSION GROUPS allow attendees to steer the discussion, asking whatever questions they’d like of our panel of experts in a variety of fields across scholarly communication and publishing. Continue the conversation online in our exclusive event community!



Event Details


September 20, 2023


2023 Ask the Experts Series
Ask the Experts about Open Data

September 28, 2023


SSP Membership Orientation for Organizational Administrators

October 4-5, 2023


New Directions in Scholarly Publishing
Navigating the Shifting Sands: Managing Disruptions in Scholarly Communications

October 11, 2023


2023 Webinar Series
Climate Change and Publishing—How Publishers Can Make an Impact

October 19, 2023


SSP at Frankfurter Buchmesse
Micro-conference: AI and Its Impact on OA and Research Integrity

November 7, 2023


Charleston Library Preconference
OA as a Catalyst: Shifting Budgets and Emerging Publisher/Library Collaboration

November 15, 2023


2023 Webinar Series
The Scholarly Kitchen—Current Trends in Scholarly Publishing


May 29-31, 2024


46th Annual Meeting
The Westin Boston Seaport District, Boston, MA


May 28-31, 2025


47th Annual Meeting
Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD


May 27-29, 2026


48th Annual Meeting
Gaylord Pacific Resort & Convention Center, Chula Vista, CA 


Bulk Webinar Registration Packages

Purchase 5 registrations for a single webinar (on the same transaction) and save 20% off your order. Purchase 10 registrations for a single webinar (on the same transaction) and save 30% off your order. Purchase 25 registrations for a single webinar (on the same transaction) and save 50% off your order. Each registrant receives separate access credentials. Must provide email addresses of registrants during registration.

Register for 3 webinars at the same time (on the same transaction) and receive 10% off your order (use the code WEB10). Register for 6 webinars or more at the same time and receive a 15% discount off your order (use the code WEB15).

Discount cannot be applied retroactively if webinars are purchased separately. Bulk pricing and package discounts cannot be combined.

Event Cancellation Policy

SSP reserves the right to cancel any program. In the unlikely event of cancellations, SSP is not responsible for any costs, damages, or other expenses of any kind, including and without limitation, transportation and/or hotel costs incurred by the registrant. Speakers are subject to change without notice. View our full policy.