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PKP Conference 2011

**Apologies for cross-posting**

Dear all,

Today we would like to draw your attention to the upcoming PKP 
Scholarly Publishing Conference 2011 which will take place in 
just about one month from now.

The Third International PKP Scholarly Publishing Conference will 
be held from September 26 - 28, 2011 at Freie Universitaet 
Berlin, Germany, organized by the Public Knowledge Project, in 
partnership with Freie Universitaet Berlin and Simon Fraser 
University Library.

Registration is still possible and there are still a few places 
available. To register for the conference please visit: 
Please note that registration will close September 19, 2011.

The PKP Scholarly Publishing Conference 2011 will be a place 
where stakeholders from the publishing community from all over 
the world will gather to discuss the potentials and challenges of 
alternative publishing models and free access to scientific 
knowledge. The conference will present innovations in technology 
developments and activities from open access initiatives from 
various countries and scientific disciplines. In addition, 
workshops provide the opportunity to learn about current 
developments in online publishing in a first hand and practical 

Participants coming from more than 30 countries from around the 
word have registered already - making this years conference a 
truly international gathering.

We are looking forward to spending three days with you in Berlin 
packed with talks, plenary sessions, workshops and a hackfest, 
and of course lively discussions among the participants.

For more information about the different events during the 
conference please see our conference schedule: 

We very much hope to see you in Berlin soon!

Yours truly,
PKP 2011 Conference Organizing Team

For general information please also visit our conference website:

About us:

The Public Knowledge Project (PKP) is a research and development 
initiative which has developed free open source software such as 
Open Journal Systems (OJS), Open Conference Systems (OCS) and 
Open Monograph Press (OMP) in order to increase access to 
knowledge, improve management, and reduce publishing costs.

Freie Universitaet Berlin
Center fur Digitale Systeme (CeDiS)
E-Learning, E-Science, Multimedia
Ihnestr. 24
14195 Berlin (Germany)