Editors’ Summit

Supporting and connecting the research lifecycle

Oslo, Norway, 28th September, 2019

At this Summit you will engage with fellow journal editors, learn about new innovations in scholarly publishing, share your experiences & best practices in journal editing, and discuss your journal with a range of staff from Elsevier.

The program is interactive, with a mix of plenary and breakout sessions where topics such as ethics, open access, attracting high-impact content and more will be discussed.


Oslo, Saturday 28th September, 2019

09.00 Registration
09:30 Summit opening address
09:45 PLENARY – welcome note from STM Journals Managing Director plus Q&A
10:30 PLENARY – STM landscape in transition plus Q&A
11:15 Coffee break
11:35 PLENARY - ethics & research integrity plus Q&A
12:20 PLENARY – innovation tools plus Q&A
13:00 Lunch
(Roundtable topics - suggestions from editors)
14:00 Break-out session 1 (see topics below)
14:40 Break-out session 2 (see topics below)
15:20 Coffee break
15:40 Break-out session 3 (see topics below)
16:20 Break-out session 4 (see topics below)
17:00 Elsevier Q&A panel & editors share their experience
17:30 Close
19:00 Dinner
22:00 Summit close

Break-out sessions (parallel sessions)

  • Submission systems at Elsevier: how we want to help you manage your journal
  • Attracting high impact content: some success stories
  • Developing our open access journal portfolio
  • Optimization of article transfer flows: give every relevant submission a home in our ecosystem