Showing results matching between Jan 2004 and Feb 2015
Feb 10, 2015
Talented Nigerian, Sudanese and Vietnamese scientists honored at AAAS Annual Meeting
Four physicists and a mathematician have been named winners of the 2015 Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early Career Women Scientists in the Developing World, in recognition of research that has strong potential social and economic benefits. The winning scholars are...
Jan 12, 2015
Integration of media monitoring capabilities to help researchers and academic institutions measure impact of their work
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, announced today the acquisition of Newsflo, a London-based company that helps researchers and academic institutions to measure the wider impact of their work by tracking and analyzing...
Dec 15, 2014
Annual List Identifies 100 Companies that Matter Most in the Digital Content Industry
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services was named as one of EContent Magazine's EContent 100 for 2014. Published annually for the past 13 years, the EContent 100 is a compilation of the 100...
Dec 4, 2014
$600,000 awarded to projects for the Elsevier Foundation's Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries and New Scholars Programs
The Elsevier Foundation today announced its 2015 grant recipients for the Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries and New Scholars Programs. In total $600.000 has been committed for 2015 that will support various multiyear projects in over 20 countries in the...
Dec 1, 2014
Elsevier Vice President Amy Pedersen Named to Board of Directors for Book Industry Study Group (BISG)
Appointment brings expertise from the science, technology and medical publishing segment to book industry's leading trade association
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced that Amorette (Amy) Pedersen, Vice President of Channel Management and Marketing Operations for Science and Technology Books, Elsevier, was named to the Board of Directors...
Jun 23, 2014
Call for action to ensure LGBT-friendly workplace and society
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, on Friday signed the Declaration of Amsterdam. The Declaration was created by Workplace Pride, an international foundation that aims to make lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgenders (LGBT)...
Jun 9, 2014
Elsevier and PMPH to Co-Publish China’s Former Minister of Health, Chen Zhu’s Book on Health Reforms in China
English translation of book, "Healthy China 2020 Strategic Research Report", will make documentation of China's medical and healthcare reforms widely available and accessible for reference around the world
Elsevier, the world-leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, and People’s Medical Publishing House (PMPH), China, announced today their agreement to jointly-publish the English edition of Healthy China 2020 Strategic Research Report by China’s former Minister...
May 26, 2014
Elsevier and the African Academy of Sciences Work Together to Support Researchers through Publishing Training Program
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced it is working together with the African Academy of Sciences (AAS), an Africa-wide scientific organization that aims to encourage the development of research and technology...
May 15, 2014
Nominations Open for 2015 Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early-Career Women Scientists in the Developing World
Research excellence nominations for women mathematicians and physicists accepted through October 17, 2014
The nomination period opened today for the Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early-Career Women Scientists, which annually recognize excellence in research achieved by scientists in Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. This year's five regional awards will...
May 6, 2014
June 17 deadline for one-page applications promoting gender equality in academia and capacity building in developing world libraries
The Elsevier Foundation is seeking new grant proposals for the 2014 New Scholars and Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries programs. The deadline for applications is June 17 2014. Grants will be awarded in December 2014 and provideone, two or three...
Apr 22, 2014
EPUB3, the most advanced eBook format, will provide readers with a more immersive, multi-media eBook experience
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, will move its new eBooks to EPUB3, becoming the first major STM publisher to commit to the latest, most advanced eBook format available. By moving to EPUB3,...
Feb 13, 2014
APEC has opened the nomination period for the APEC Science Prize for Innovation, Research, and Education, also known as the ASPIRE Prize, sponsored by John Wiley & Sons, Inc., and Elsevier, which in 2014 will honor a young scientist whose...
Feb 13, 2014
Early Career Women Scientists from Developing Countries Honored for Research into the Medicinal Properties of Natural Compounds
Five chemists are being honored with Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early Career Women Scientists in the Developing World, each for research that looks to nature for ways to address cancer, malaria and other medical problems. The winning researchers, representing five...
Feb 12, 2014
Elsevier Foundation provides support to AWIS to publish Equitable Solutions for Retaining a Robust STEM Workforce: Beyond Best Practices Note to Editors: Authors Dr. Donna Dean and Janet Bandows Koster are available for interview.An e-book and hard copies of this book are available for review.Please contact: Marie.Gentile@widmeyer.com or Lauren.Macon@widmeyer.com
"Equitable Solutions for Retaining a Robust STEM Workforce: Beyond Best Practices," a new book from the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) that addresses work/life integration and satisfaction issues faced by those in STEM careers, will premiere at the AAAS...
Dec 9, 2013
Elsevier Foundation Awards 2013 Grants to Champion Libraries in Developing Countries and Women in Science
$700,000 awarded to Innovative Libraries, New Scholars and Nurse Faculty Programs
The Elsevier Foundation announced today the 2013 grant recipients for the Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries and New Scholars award programs. In total, $700,000 has been committed to ten institutions around the world in addition to five ongoing multiyear grants...