Morning with the Editors: An Open Discussion with Journal Editors

Tuesday, December 15, 10:45 am-12:00 pm, Room 29C

Supported by Cell Biology International, through the International Federation for Cell Biology

Moderator: Bruce Alberts, University of California, San Francisco, and former Editor-in-Chief of Science


David Drubin, University of California, Berkeley, and Editor-in-Chief, Molecular Biology of the Cell
George Santangelo, Office of Portfolio Analysis, NIH
Sergio Schenkman, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Brazil, and Editor-in-Chief, Cell Biology International
Ron Vale, University of California, San Francisco/HHMI
Mark Winey, University of Colorado, Boulder, and Chair, ASCB Data Reproducibility Task Force

Following from the very successful interactive session, “An Afternoon with the Editors” that was held during last year’s meeting, this panel discussion with audience input aims to address the following three hot topics associated with the publication of research:

  1. Update on The San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA)
  2. Reproducibility of results
  3. The future of publishing, technology and what scholarly publishing will look like 10 years from now.

Panel members will address questions and comments from the audience.

(This session was organized by Cynthia Jensen, University of Auckland)