ALIA Information Online 2015
Chloe of our iGroup Australia office and David Shawah, attended the recent ALIA Information Online Conference in Sydney, Australia from February 2-5. Peter Hoving and Brandon Nordin from ACS, and Tricia Newell from ACSESS also attended this conference. iGroup scheduled plenty of meetings to keep them busy!
Discussions with CAUL were especially fruitful and touched on pricing, consultancy services from Woei Fuh and his team, and iGroup conferences in the region.
This is a good meeting for publishers to attend since it is popular with librarians from all corners of Australia. It also attracts visitors from New Zealand.
Executive Meeting “Considering Research Integrity, Lunch Meeting for University and Research Institute Executive” 2015
The iGroup Japan and iParadigms LLC supported by the U.S Embassy Commercial Office, held a meeting “Considering Research Integrity: A Lunch Meeting for Executives of University and Research Institutions” on February 5, 2015 at the Peninsula Tokyo. Twenty-four university and institution executives attended the meeting.
Four presenters, discussed the importance of research integrity and the tools which help to ensure that the work of others is acknowledged. The speakers were Virginia Barbour from COPE, Ryoichi Fujii, Nagoya University, VP, Yoshiaki Fukazawa, Waseda University, Director of Library and Woei Fuh Wong of the iGroup.