Session 1G: Lightning Talks: Profiles in Scholarly Publishing
We often hear that people “fall into” jobs in scholarly publishing, that the industry struggles to attract the right talent it needs, and that organizations must to adapt, innovate, and pivot in order to thrive in the 21st-century digital world. In these lightning talks, an exciting slate of speakers will share the highlights, challenges, and responsibilities of their own roles, as well as the routes they took to get there – in just a few minutes each. Covering a wide range of roles at all levels, this session is aimed at early-career professionals, at veterans looking for a change of direction, and at leaders thinking about how best to structure their organizations. A Q&A segment will follow the lightning presentations.