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Monday, April 27 • 3:40pm - 5:05pm
Disrupting the Status Quo: New Models & Technologies for Scholarly Communication

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Despite a context of rapidly changing technologies, modes and models of scholarly communication - particularly, the published article and monograph - have not changed much in the last 350 years.  It seems significant and sustainable innovations are beginning to emerge, developed and supported via a network of stakeholders and activities, both technically and socially rooted.  This panel will explore technologies, models, and ideas that are changing and responding to how research is shared and how scholars are sharing.  Panelists will profile their projects and perspectives, followed by a moderated Q&A. 

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Pete Binfield

Pete is the co-founder (with Jason Hoyt) of PeerJ, an innovative open access publishing company. He has worked in the academic publishing world for almost 20 years. Since gaining a PhD in Optical Physics, he has held positions at Institute of Physics, Kluwer Academic, Springer, SAGE and before PeerJ, the Public Library of Science (PLoS). At PLoS he ran PLoS ONE, and developed it into the largest and most innovative journal in the world... Read More →
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Jason Clark

Jason A. Clark is the Head of Library Informatics & Computing at Montana State University Libraries where he builds digital library applications and sets digital content strategies. He writes and presents on a broad range of topics including structured data and search engine optimization, web services & APIs, interface design, and application development. You can find Jason online by following him on twitter at twitter.com/jaclark or... Read More →
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John Lees-Miller

Cofounder, Overleaf
John is cofounder of Overleaf, a London-based startup and social enterprise that builds modern collaborative authoring tools for scientists to help make science faster, more open and more transparent. John created the first version of Overleaf for use in his own lab, and now it serves over 200,000 authors around the world. Before Overleaf, he did a PhD in engineering mathematics on how to operate fleets of driverless cars efficiently... Read More →
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Paolo Mangiafico

Duke University
Paolo Mangiafico serves as Coordinator of Scholarly Communication Technologies at Duke University Libraries, and as lead organizer for the Mellon-funded Scholarly Communication Institute (trianglesci.org). In a former role as Director of Digital Information Strategy in the Office of the Provost at Duke, he co-chaired the Provost-appointed Digital Futures Task Force, which developed an open access policy for Duke faculty scholarship (adopted by... Read More →
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Daniel Paul O'Donnell

University of Lethbridge
Daniel O'Donnell is a professor at the University of Lethbridge where he teaches Digital Humanities, Old English, and Medieval Literature. He is founding chair of Global Outlook Digital Humanities, Editor-in-chief of Digital Humanities / Le Champ Numérique, and PI of the Visionary Cross Project and the Lethbridge Journal Incubator. In the past he has served as founding chair of Digital Medievalist, chair of the Text Encoding Initiative... Read More →
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Lou Woodley

Community Engagement Director, Trellis/AAAS
Lou is the Community Engagement Director for Trellis, the new online communication and collaboration platform being developed by AAAS. Lou is a trained molecular biologist with research experience at Cambridge University, the European Molecular Biology Laboratory in Heidelberg, and the Centre for Genomic Regulation in Barcelona. Since leaving the bench, she's gained extensive experience in on- and offline community engagement. | | Prior to... Read More →
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Scott Young

Digital Initiatives Librarian, Montana State University Library
Scott W. H. Young is an Assistant Professor and Digital Initiatives Librarian at Montana State University, where he specializes in user experience research, web development, and social media community building. Scott earned dual master’s degrees in Library and Information Science from Long Island University and in Archives and Public History from New York University.

Monday April 27, 2015 3:40pm - 5:05pm
Grand Ballroom

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