8th International Congress on Peer Review and Scientific Publication: 10-12 September 2017, Chicago, USA

Starting dates: 10-12 September 2017

Location: Swissotel, Chicago, USA

This Congress aims to encourage research into the quality and credibility of peer review and scientific publication, to establish the evidence base on which scientists can improve the conduct, reporting, and dissemination of scientific research. This is a one-of-a-kind meeting during which original research is presented on all aspects of editorial and funding peer review, scientific and scholarly publication, research and reporting practices, reproducibility and access, and information exchange. Equal opportunity for audience participation will follow each research presentation.

Registration for the Congress is now open!

The organizers of Peer Review Week will also be holding a special panel discussion directly after the close of the Congress on 12 September 2017 at 17.30 CDT. You can read more about this panel session here.

Who Should Attend?

Editors and publishers of scientific peer-reviewed journals, researchers, funders, informatics experts, information innovators, librarians, journalists, policymakers, ethicists, scientific information producers and disseminators, and anyone interested in the progress of the scientific information enterprise and the quality of scientific information, covering a wide range of disciplines, including biomedicine, health science, applied science, basic science, physical science, and social science.

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