2008 SSP 30th Annual Meeting, Westin Copley, Boston, MA

2008 SSP Annual Meeting



Program Information




May 28, 2008through May 30, 2008
Westin Copley
Boston, MA USA

Hotel Information

Westin Copley Place
10 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA02116

Phone: 617-262-9600
Fax: 617-351-7775

Overflow Hotels

Registration Options

Register Me For: Description
Main Registration
Full Meeting
May 9th
May 9th

All passes are based on approved policies and will be reviewed against current policy SSP staff before processing.

Member Speaker Registration Pass
One Day - Thursday Registration
One Day Only
May 9th
May 9th
One Day - Friday Registration
One Day Only
May 9th
May 9th
Pre-Meeting Seminars Only
Use this option if you are only registering for a Pre-Meeting Seminar. Fees apply to the Seminars.
Pre-Meeting Seminars
May 9th
May 9th


Event Date Time
Pre-Seminar Continental Breakfast (for Pre-meeting Seminar Attendees only) May 28, 2008 7:00 AM
Seminar 1 - The View from a New Office: Opportunities and Issues .... May 28, 2008 8:00 AM
  The View from a New Office: Opportunities and Issues Incorporating Office 2007 into Scholarly Publishing
Bruce Rosenblum, Inera, Inc.
Timothy Ingoldsby, AIP Publishing
Pablo Fernicola, Microsoft Corporation
Murray Sargent, Microsoft Corporation
Paul Topping, Design Science, Inc.
Alex Wade, Microsoft Corporation
Seminar 2 - Web 2.0 Beyond the Hype May 28, 2008 8:00 AM
Andrea Powell, CABI
Geoffrey Bilder, Crossref
Leigh Dodds,
Toby Green, OECD Publishing
Seminar 3 - Now What Do We Do? How to Comply with Public Access Mandates May 28, 2008 8:00 AM
Jonathan Band, policybandwidth
Jennifer Pesanelli, FASEB
Eleanore Tapscott, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
Michele Shipley, Health Science Libraries & Technologies , University of Rochester Medical Center
Lunch-Wednesday Seminar Attendees Only May 28, 2008 12:00 PM
Seminar 4 - Say What You Mean... May 28, 2008 1:00 PM
  Say What You Mean: How Semantic Tagging Makes Content More Discoverable, More Useful, and More Valuable
George Garrity, NamesforLife, LLC
Richard Kidd, Royal Society of Chemistry
Stephen Leicht, Collexis Holdings Inc
Stephen Rhind-Tutt, Alexander Street
Jake Zarnegar, Silverchair Information Systems
Seminar 5 - Digital Preservation May 28, 2008 1:00 PM
Carol Richman,
Victoria Reich, Stanford University Libraries
Eileen Fenton, ITHAKA
Daniel Dollar, Yale University Library
Radhika Murari, Apex CoVantage, Content Solutions
Seminar 6 - Enriching Online Journal Articles with Supplementary Materials.... May 28, 2008 1:00 PM
  Enriching Online Journal Articles with Supplementary Materials: Opportunities and Challenges
Evan Owens, Cenveo Publisher Services
Gary King, Dataverse Network Project
Andrew Vickers, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Judith Winters, University of York
Reception-Wednesday May 28, 2008 5:30 PM
Breakfast-Thursday May 29, 2008 7:30 AM
Breakfast-Thursday, New Member, 1st Time Attendee May 29, 2008 7:30 AM
Keynote: The Deep History of the Information Age May 29, 2008 9:00 AM
Alex Wright, New York Times
Concurrent 1A: Green Publishing May 29, 2008 10:45 AM
  1A: Green Publishing: What Publishers Can Do for Environmental Sustainability
Sue Silver, Ecological Society of America
Kurt Olson, Massachusetts School of Law
Rick Mattila, Genzyme
Concurrent 1B: Going Large with E-Books - Can You Do It All? May 29, 2008 10:45 AM
Allen Noren, PubFactory
Nick Evans, Learned Publishing
Concurrent 1C: New Content and Business Models in the New Publishing World Order May 29, 2008 10:45 AM
Geoffrey Bilder, Crossref
Michael Beveridge, American Association for Cancer Research
David Durand, Tizra
Sharon Mombrú, BlueInsights
Concurrent 1D: Tag! Are You It? Taxonomies & Folksonomies in Practice May 29, 2008 10:45 AM
Stephen Rhind-Tutt, Alexander Street
Robert Wolfe, MIT Libraries
Seth Maislin, Potomac Indexing, LLC
Lunch with Exhibitors-Thursday May 29, 2008 12:15 PM
Plenary 1: Just-in-time Information May 29, 2008 2:00 PM
Patty Maes, MIT
Concurrent 2A: Second Life and Beyond May 29, 2008 4:00 PM
  2A: Second Life and Beyond: Should Publishers Care about Virtual World?
Ben Sawyer, Digital Mill
Joanna Scott, Nature Publishing Group
John Lester, Linden Labs
Concurrent 2B:Search Meets Deep Web Maximizing Reference Resource Discovery May 29, 2008 4:00 PM
Doug Goldenberg-Hart, CQ Press
Cathy Norton, Marine Biological Laboratory/Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Library
Chip Nilges, OCLC
Concurrent 2C: Working in Global Markets May 29, 2008 4:00 PM
Pippa Smart, ALPSP
Thomas Taylor, Dragonfly Sales and Marketing Consulting
Conrad Guettler, Wolfson College, University of Cambridge
Concurrent 2D: Builing a Better Blog: Value Added or Just Another Distraction? May 29, 2008 4:00 PM
Jane Hiebert-White, Health Affairs
Birte Twisselmann, BMJ
David Crotty, Oxford University Press
Thursday Reception-30th Anniversary Gala, Prudential Center Skywalk Observatory May 29, 2008 6:30 PM
Breakfast-Friday May 30, 2008 7:30 AM
Concurrent 3A: E-Learning: The Next Big Thing for Scholarly Publishers? May 30, 2008 8:45 AM
David Schwartz, Wolters Kluwer Health
Richard Zorab, American Academy of Ophthalmology
Robert Ubell, Stevens Institute for the Advancement of Online Learning and Professional Educat
Concurrent 3B: Online Communities: What Does It Take To Make Them Succeed? May 30, 2008 8:45 AM
Melissa Burke, Sermo
Jeff De Cagna, Principled Innovation LLC
Corie Lok, Nature Network Boston
Concurrent 3C: Copyright 2.0: The Agony and the Ecstasy May 30, 2008 8:45 AM
Karen Christensen, Berkshire Publishing Group
Greg Merkle, Dow Jones Enterprise Media Group
Ammy Vogtlander, Elsevier
Concurrent 3D: Beyond Books and Journals May 30, 2008 8:45 AM
  3D: Beyond Books and Journals: Delivering Non- Traditional Content That Users Want
David Sampson, American Society of Clinical Oncology
Ruth Thomas, Mugar Memorial Library, Boston University
Randall Foster, Naxos of America, Inc
Mark Bonchek, Soundbridge
Concurrent 4A: The Agile IT Organization May 30, 2008 10:45 AM
Larry Belmont, AIP Publishing
Bruce Rosenblum, Inera, Inc.
Leigh Dodds,
James Brackett, Milliman, Inc.
Concurrent 4B:Interactive Marketing and Advertising When the Web Gets Personal May 30, 2008 10:45 AM
Melinda Kenneway, Kudos
Kristen Fisher Ratan, Collaborative Knowledge Foundation (CoKo)
Concurrent 4C: Accessibility: It's Real and It's Realistic May 30, 2008 10:45 AM
Bob Kelly, American Physical Society
John Gardner, ViewPlus Technologies, Inc.
Concurrent 4D: Dropping Print Without Getting Hurt May 30, 2008 10:45 AM
Keith Seitter, American Meteorological Society
Constance Hardesty, American Animal Hospital Association
Mark Walter, MEI
Friday Networking Lunch/Roundtable Discussion May 30, 2008 12:15 PM
Plenary 2: The Authenticity Engine May 30, 2008 1:30 PM
Adrian Johns, University of Chicago


Company Name Booth Reference
Accucoms B.V. 19
AIP PublishingDUP 32
Allen Press, Inc. 7
American Journal Experts 38
Aptara 39 & 40
Aries Systems Corporation 31
Atypon 34
BookMasters 35
Cenveo Publisher Services 29 & 30
Clarivate Analytics 21
Content Data Solutions, Inc. 17
Copyright Clearance Center, Inc. 36 & 37
eJournal Press 27
Fry Communications, Inc. 4
GLC 12
HighWire Press, Inc. 14
I-Group Asia Pacific Ltd. 33
iFactory 13
Inera, Inc. 20
Ingenta 22
Macmillan Publishing Solutions 1
Metapress 11
Odyssey Press, Inc. 6
Pitney Bowes International Mail Services 26
PP&F/ Publisher Promotion & Fulfillment 23
PreMedia Global - Journals 41
Ringgold, Inc. 28
RSuiteDUP 25
Scopus 24
Sheridan 10
Simba Information 42
SPi Publisher Services 15 & 16
TBI Communications 3
The Charlesworth Group 5
THINK Subscription 9
Thomson Digital 8
Turpin Distribution Services Ltd. 18
Zygote Media Group 2

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