The 13th EASE Conference will be held on the 10-12 June, 2016, at the School of Medicine in central Strasbourg, France.
The main theme will be “Scientific integrity: editors on the front line”, along with many other hot topics. There will also be pre and post-conference practical workshops.
I will be moderating the parallel session on Editor certification and raising standards. I have posted the programme outline below.
Full details of the event, along with booking information, can be found on the EASE website here
The opening ceremony will be held on Friday 10th June 2016 (4.30 pm) at IRCAD with a plenary lecture by Prof. Jacques Marescaux.
Surgery: from research to training and publishing – Prof. Jacques Marescaux, IRCAD, Strasbourg
Role of institutions and editors – Lex Bouter, VU University Amsterdam
Plagiarism – Michelle Bergadaà, University of Geneva
PubPeer: implications for editors – Boris Barbour, PubPeer, Paris
Detecting misconduct: screening
Detecting misconduct: the role of technical and managing editors
Preventing misconduct: guidelines
Reducing waste in research and publishing
Managing cases of misconduct
Research on peer review and research integrity
Ethical issues beyond biomedicine
Editor certification and raising standards