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Cat Williams, 28th July 2016

The sun is just about shining (finally, summer!) over our office in London, but we’ve barely got any time to enjoy it before we’ll be hitting the conference scene again! We’ve had loads of exciting developments recently, including the addition of Scopus citations to our Explorer platforms, an integration with Dimensions, and all the work we’ve been doing around Altmetric for books. There’s still a lot in progress and we’re looking forward to making some big announcements in the near future.

We’ll be at the following conferences in the next few months so please do stop by to say hello – we’d be happy to chat about all of the above and more!

NCURA, 7th – 10th August, Washington D.C.
The Digital Science Team will be on booth at this year’s NCURA conference in Washington D.C. and would love to meet you! Stop by to learn more about any of the Digital Science portfolio companies and get yourself some all-important free swag, and please get in touch if you’d like to arrange a time to meet.

VIVO, 17th – 19th August, Denver, Colorado
Digital Science will also have presence at the annual VIVO conference – a great opportunity to find out all the ways our products can support building the profile of expertise within your organisation.

INORMS, 11th – 15th September, Melbourne, Australia
Simon Porter, Anne Harvey and Leonie Hayes will be attending INORMS on behalf of Digital Science and Altmetric. Please get in touch if you’d like to arrange a time to meet, or visit the booth to learn more.

ALPSP, 14th – 16th September, London, UK
The Digital Science publisher team will be attending the ALPSP Conference and is always up for a chat! Get in touch if you’d like to arrange to meet him ahead of time.

Pharma Documentation Ring, 15th September, San Francisco, California
Altmetric COO, Kathy Christian will be attending and presenting at this meeting – be sure to attend her session and please get in touch if you’d like to arrange to meet!

3:AM, 28th – 29th September, Bucharest, Romania
Altmetric’s Outreach and Engagement Manager Stacy Konkiel will be speaking at this year’s 3:AM conference. This year’s conference will cover all the latest developments in altmetrics, with experts and opinion leaders sharing their thoughts on how they might evolve in future.

Frankfurt Book Fair, 19th – 23rd October, Frankfurt, Germany
We’re already gearing up for Frankfurt! Digital Science will have a booth in Hall 4.2, where you can explore all of the solutions we offer for publishers, societies and institutions. Don’t miss Altmetric COO Kathy Christian on stage at the Professional & Scientific Hotspot in 4.2 at 10:30am on Thursday 20th October, where she’ll be presenting on Altmetric Badges for Books. Please get in touch if you’d like to arrange to meet the team.

SRA Annual Meeting, 22nd – 26th October, San Antonio, Texas
Reps Kelsey Rosell and Elizabeth Kluk will be at SRA this year. If you’d like to hear more about how Altmetric can help your organisation make data-driven decisions and secure more grant funding please email us to arrange a meeting.

ARL Library Assessment Conference, 31st October – 2nd November, Arlington, Virginia
Altmetric’s Outreach and Engagement Manager, Stacy Konkiel will be attending this event and co-hosting a workshop with Rachel Borchardt, from the American University, on ‘How to Use Altmetrics Data from the Social Web to Evaluate Collections, Boost Institutional Repositories, and Support Researchers at Your Institution’ on Thursday 3rd November from 9am-12.30pm.

Charleston Annual Conference, 31st October – 5th November, Charleston, South Carolina
Sara Rouhi, Director of Business Development in North America, will be in attendance at this conference, along with some of the Digital Science team. Stop by the booth for some free swag and to learn more about Digital Science’s tools and solutions!

Altmetricon, 14th November, London, UK
We’re planning to host an on-site workshop day to which all will be welcome! We’ll be discussing the latest developments in altmetrics (and from Altmetric) and hearing from the people who are using our tools and data within their organisations. Stay tuned for more info!

Munin Conference, 21st – 22nd November, Tromso, Norway
Terry Bucknell will be braving the cold and heading to Norway for this year’s Munin Conference! It’s sure to be a great event and Terry will be on hand to chat about all things Altmetric – please get in touch if you’d like to arrange a meeting.

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