CfP: Altmetrics Conference is Coming to Ryerson Fall 2017

The Altmetrics Conference – September 27-28, 2017The Altmetrics Conference will be coming to Ryerson this Fall and is being hosted by The Social Media Lab at The Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson University. Now in its 4th year, the conference will offer attendees the opportunity to learn about the latest developments, applications and opportunities offered by alternative metrics.

We would love you to be involved, by presenting or showing a poster of your work at the Conference. The submission deadline for Presentations and Posters has therefore been extended to 11pm (BST) on Monday 12 June 2017. To submit a poster or presentation for 4:AM please use our application form.

As in previous years, the event will kick off with a research-focused workshop on the 26th of September, followed by a two-day main conference for all attendees on the 27th and 28th and a ‘Hack Day’ which all are welcome to attend, on the 29th. A drinks reception and other informal social events will enable everyone to meet and network with people from across this community. The programme will include presentations from publishers, institutions, funders and researchers, as well as providing space for discussion and questions. For more information please visit our schedule page.

Registration is open now!  Book your place here today. A limited number of travel grants are available to assist your attendance at 4:AM. To apply for a grant please complete our application form. The deadline for Travel Grant applications is 12pm (BST) on 21st June 2017.

For other queries regarding 4:AM please email altmetricsconf@bioscientifica.com