Sponsors

Premier Level Sponsors


Aries Systems
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.

 

piirus.ac.uk
piirus.ac.uk (formerly Piirus) helps you to connect with other researchers – it’s as simple as that. If you want to make contacts, or find a collaborator, within your field or from a different discipline, then piirus.ac.uk is a quick and easy tool to help you get in touch.

 

 

ÜberResearch
ÜberResearch is a solutions and services company focused on the specific needs of science funders. For the last 10 years the ÜberResearch team has served funders with information tools based on natural language processing and search technologies. These successes include some of the most well-known projects for automatic portfolio analysis, reviewer identification, classification, and process support with the capabilities to build semantic definitions and categories.

 

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piirus.ac.uk
piirus.ac.uk (formerly Piirus) helps you to connect with other researchers – it’s as simple as that. If you want to make contacts, or find a collaborator, within your field or from a different discipline, then piirus.ac.uk is a quick and easy tool to help you get in touch.

 

 

Plum Analytics
Plum Analytics was founded in 2012 with the vision of bringing modern ways of measuring research impact to organizations that perform, fund or publish research. Today, customers in over a dozen countries use PlumX, an impact dashboard from Plum Analytics, to track modern metrics (aka altmetrics) for different research outputs, including, Articles, Blog Posts, Books, Conference Papers, Grants, Videos and more. PlumX tracks many different metrics types (downloads, bookmarks, reviews, tweets to name a few) and categorizes all of the data into five meaningful categories, Usage, Captures, Mentions, Social Media and Citations. By using these categories and the PlumX dashboards and analytic reports, you can find new ways to tell the stories and answer questions about your research

 

SmartSimple
SmartSimple was designed from the start to help organizations connect with their communities and streamline critical processes. We’re able to do this because our products are almost endlessly configurable. Once a system is implemented, our clients are able to administer their software on their own, with minimal help from us. It’s been over a decade since we started serving clients, and our core mission of providing personalized software solutions to our customers remains unchanged.

 

 

All Other Sponsors


Crossref
CrossRef has authoritative metadata on over 70 million items of scholarly content – journal articles, conference proceedings articles and books and book chapters. CrossRef serves as a digital hub for the scholarly communications community. As a global not-for profit membership organization of scholarly publishers, CrossRef provides a wide spectrum of services for identifying, locating, linking to, and assessing the reliability and provenance of scholarly content.

 

Elsevier
Elsevier is a world-leading provider of information solutions that enhance the performance of science, health, and technology professionals. We empower them to make better decisions, deliver better care, and make groundbreaking scientific discoveries.

 

Wellcome Trust
We are a global charitable foundation dedicated to achieving extraordinary improvements in health by supporting the brightest minds.