MA Group AG

The UKSG Annual Conference and Exhibition 2021

MA GROUP AG will take part in the major event of the scientific world – The UKSG Annual Conference and Exhibition 2021, which will be held online for the first time. This conference attracts a large number of delegates each year from around the world - librarians, publishers, content providers, consultants and intermediaries.

COPE Forum

The discussion topic will be on the subject on ethical considerations around book publishing. This will be followed by discussion and advice among attendees on members' cases submitted in advance. Forum agenda:
1. Update on COPE activities by the Chair
2. Forum discussion: ethical considerations around book publishing
3. New cases
4. Updates to cases previously brought to the COPE Forum

STM Spring Conference Society Day 2021

Scholarly Networks Security Initiative (SNSI): working together to combat the threat of cybercrime. Cybercrime threatens the entire scholarly ecosystem. It isn’t just an issue for publishers or a challenge for librarians, an obstacle for institutions or a nuisance for researchers. Join to hear from librarians, technical solution providers and colleagues about the challenges they have faced in protecting library and institutional networks, the damage that has been caused when protection measure haven’t worked, and the solutions they found.

STM Spring Conference Day 2 2021

The free session to hear from librarians, technical solution providers and colleagues about the challenges they have faced in protecting library and institutional networks, the damage that has been caused when protection measure haven’t worked, and the solutions they found. Join also to share your own experiences in a live ‘Ask the experts’ session. From CISOs and librarians to other interested parties, we want to hear of your experience – what are the problems you have or are facing and how have you resolved them?

LIBER 2021 Libraries and Open Knowledge: from vision to implementation

Held in late June or early July, the conference brings library directors and their staff together for three days of networking and collaboration. Delegates mainly come from Europe but people from around the world are welcome, and we regularly welcome guests from countries including Australia, Canada and the United States.

Beijing International Book Fair 2021

The Beijing International Book Fair (BIBF) is the world’s second largest book fair and is organized by the state-owned China National Publications Import & Export (Group) Corporation. The Chinese book market is the largest in the world by volume and the second largest in terms of purchasing power parity (PPP) after that of the U.S. The vast market also numbers more than 500 publishing houses of its own. The BIBF is committed to the promotion of reading; copyright trading of Chinese and foreign publications and digital media publications, and; import and export of physical books, with a focus on STEM, academic, and children’s titles in English.

APE 2021 – Academic Publishing in Europe (past event)

International & Independent for all Stakeholders in Scholary Communications: Participants are: academic, educational, scientific, technological, medical, legal publishers, university presses, funders, researchers, authors, editors, librarians, teachers, learned and professional societies and associations, funding agencies, politicians and policy makers, subscription agencies and booksellers, recruiting agencies and technology providers.