Nature Publishing Group (NPG) and Thomson Reuters are holding a joint seminar on publishing excellence and how to correctly interpret journal citation data on 23 January 2009 in Sydney, Australia. This seminar will go into detail about the use and misuse of impact factors along with a presentation by senior editor Leslie Sage on how to get published in Nature.
Four speakers will present on the following:
Antoine Bocquet, Associate Director, NPG Asia-Pacific:
Growth of Nature Publishing Group
Dr Leslie Sage, senior editor, physical sciences, Nature :
How to publish a paper in Nature
Dr Berenika M Webster, strategic business manager, Thomson Reuters Scientific, Asia Pacific:
About use and misuse of impact factor and other citation metrics
Dr Dugald McGlashan, associate publisher, Asian journals, NPG:
Developments in author and reader services in a changing publishing landscape
This seminar is free to attend and open to those interested in publishing in Nature titles and journal citation data.