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32nd Annual Charleston Conference Issues in Book and Serial Acquisition
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Thursday, November 8 • 8:15am - 9:00am
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Today’s scientists are looking for a new kind of help.  They want air traffic control support to help them navigate through the explosion of data and research online.  They want technology to streamline and order their research and to help them collaborate. More than ever, they need help in making their voices heard above the noise and in finding new grants or research positions.  Annette Thomas CEO of Macmillan’s global science and education businesses will join us to accentuate the positive about the changing roles of the publisher in this digital science age.

NOTE: Overflow seating is available for all plenary sessions in the Francis Marion Colonial and Gold Ballrooms.


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Annette Thomas

CEO, Macmillan
Annette Thomas is the CEO of Macmillan. Annette joined Macmillan in 1993 as the cell biology editor for Nature magazine. She held a number of editorial and publishing roles within Nature Publishing Group, including Publisher of the ground-breaking Nature Reviews series, before being appointed Managing Director in October 2000. During the seven years of her leadership, NPG established itself as a major scholarly publisher, extending... Read More →


Thursday November 8, 2012 8:15am - 9:00am
Francis Marion Carolina Ballroom 387 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403