Welcome to the December 2021 Atypon Community Meeting!

On this page you'll find everything you need to participate.

December 1 & 2, 2021 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Eastern
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm UK

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Day 1 | December 1, 2021

Scroll down for shortcuts to Zoom links and meeting tips! Session descriptions and speaker bios are here.


2:00 pm GMT | 9:00 am ET Welcome: The Atypon Community and you
2:10 pm GMT | 9:10 am ET Tectonic shifts on the web: How can our industry prepare?
Hisham Shahtout (Atypon), Michael Markey (Atypon); moderated by Paul Tuten (Taylor & Francis)
2:55 pm GMT | 9:55 am ET Literatum: What’s new and what’s next
Patrick Hargitt (Atypon)
3:15 pm GMT | 10:15 am ET BREAK
3:30 pm GMT | 10:30 am ET Around the World with Atypon Community Interest Groups: What’s on our minds (and our agendas)?
3:50 pm GMT | 10:50 am ET Publishing accessible content: Practical ways to move the needle
Nina Amato (American Chemical Society), Lorenzo Milani (SAGE), Damita Snow (American Society of Civil Engineers); moderated by Rob Posadas (Atypon)
4:30 pm GMT | 11:30 am ET Reception (guest password: Community)

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If you are interested in joining a Community Interest Group—or starting a new one—please let us know.

We’re committed to keeping these groups small, to foster real conversations among members. If there is strong interest in a topic, we will create multiple groups.

Day 2 | December 2, 2021

Scroll down for shortcuts to Zoom links and meeting tips! Session descriptions and speaker bios are here.


2:00 pm GMT | 9:00 am ET Welcome & recap
2:05 pm GMT | 9:05 am ET What technical infrastructure do publishers need to scale OA?
Michael Donaldson (Canadian Science Publishing), Melissa Junior (American Society for Microbiology), Bernd Pulverer (EMBO); moderated by Jennifer Kemp (Crossref)
2:45 pm GMT | 9:45 am ET Making headway on DE&I: Putting intentions into practice
Steph Pollock (American Psychological Association), Helen Talbot (Taylor & Francis); moderated by Jacob Wilcock (Atypon)
3:25 pm GMT | 10:25 am ET BREAK
3:40 pm GMT | 10:40 am ET Let’s talk! Social breakouts (guest password: Community)
4:10 pm GMT | 11:10 am ET The new author experience: IEEE’s Author Portal
Dawn Melley (IEEE), Julie Nash (J&J Editorial); moderated by Veronica Showers (Atypon)
4:50 pm GMT | 11:50 am ET Wrap-up & farewell

Check out our upcoming webinars!

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▶️ Join Day 1 on Zoom

▶️ Join the Reception on Wonder (guest password: Community)

▶️ Join Day 2 on Zoom

▶️ Join the Social Breakouts on Wonder (guest password: Community)

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Using Wonder

For our Reception on Day 1 and the Social Breakouts on Day 2, we’ll be using the Wonder platform.

We recommend checking out this quick-start guide to Wonder to familiarize yourself with the platform and its features.

To join the Reception and the Social Breakouts, please use the links above and the guest password Community.