Invited Presentations

Alperin, J.P. Altmetrics in Latin America: Are they of any use? Graduate program in Information Science, University of Sao Paolo, Sao Paolo, Brazil.
Sept 25, 2018

Alperin, J.P. Structuring of scientific articles: standards, XML, authoring. SciELO 20. Sao Paolo, Brazil.
Sep. 25-30, 2018

Alperin, J.P. What Tenure Guidelines Say About Public Engagement and Metrics. UNT Open Access Symposium 2018. Fort Worth, USA.
Jun. 6-7, 2018

Alperin, J.P. The New Open Journal Systems and Other Software by the Public Knowledge Project. Society for Scholarly Publishers Annual Meeting 2018. Chicago, USA
May 30-31, 2018

Alperin, J.P. Academic Publishing and Journal Evaluation Systems. 3rd International Conference of Journal Editors Redalyc. Trujillo, Peru.
May 16-18, 2018

Alperin, J.P. Are we so different? Characteristics of Latin American Science. 3rd National and 1st Iberoamerican Journal Conference. Mexico City, Mexico.
May 2-4, 2018

Alperin, J.P. Challenges with altmetrics across diverse sociocultural contexts. 1st Altmetrics Conference in Iran αLFA1. Tehran, Iran.
Jan. 13, 2018

Alperin, J.P. Introducing the First Open Altmetrics Database. INKE Victoria Gathering. Victoria, Canada.
Jan. 10, 2018

Alperin, J.P. Metrics to Incentivize Open Sharing. OpenCon Satellite Event. Online.
Nov. 8, 2017

Alperin, J.P. Open Access and the evolution of Latin American scholarly journals. I International University Book Fair. Mexico City, Mexico.
Aug. 24, 2017

Alperin, J.P. Research Perspectives Panel: Introducing the ScholCommLab. PKP Scholarly Publishing Conference 2017. Montreal, Canada.
Aug. 4, 2017

Alperin, J.P. Studying annotations in the classroom. iAnnotate Conference. San Francisco, USA.
May 6, 2017

Alperin, J.P. Shining a Light on Critical Reading with Online Annotations. Digital Pedagogies Symposium. Victoria, Canada. slides
May 5, 2017

Alperin, J.P. Failure of Access: Rethinking Open Education – Panel Discussion. SFU Open Education Week. Vancouver, Canada. video
Mar. 28, 2017

Alperin, J.P.. ¿Que impacto miden las métricas alternativas en publicación científica?. Aprender3c. Online.
Nov. 28, 2016

Alperin, J.P. Ferramentas do PKP para publicação científica em acesso aberto. Annual Meeting of the Brazilian Scientific Editors Association. Sao Paolo, Brazil.
Nov. 7, 2016

Alperin, J.P. ¿Quien lee las revistas de acceso abierto de América Latina? Congreso INFO 2016, Foro de Acceso Abierto. Havana, Cuba.
Nov. 3, 2016

Alperin, J.P. Las limitaciones de los indicadores bibliometricos y las oportunidades del acceso abierto en América Latina. Seminario el Nuevo Orden Academico: Pontificia Universidad Católica del Peru. Lima, Peru.
Sep. 1, 2016

Alperin, J.P. Inherent Tensions in Adopting New Scholarly Practices. 61st Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin American Library Materials. Charlottesville, USA. slides
May 9, 2016

Alperin, J.P. Research is also for non-scholars: Lessons from Latin America. FORCE16. Portland, USA video
April 19, 2016

Alperin, J.P. ¿Who benefits from Latin American research? National Autonomous University of Mexico. Mexico City, Mexico.
Feb. 25, 2016

Alperin, J.P. Altmetrics: The Basics, the Research, and the Users. Beedie Business School, Simon Fraser University. Vancouver, Canada.
Feb. 10, 2016

Alperin, J.P. PKP and CrossRef: Two P’s in a Cross. CrossRef Annual General Meeting. Boston, USA. slides
Nov. 17, 2015

Alperin, J.P. The Latin American Open Access Utopia. OpenCon 2015. Brussels, Belgium. video slides
Nov. 14, 2015

Alperin, J.P. Openness in Higher Education: From the Classroom to the Research. SFU/UBC Open Access Week. Vancouver, Canada link slides
Oct. 22, 2015

Alperin, J.P. Do Things Get Better in Scholarly Publishing?. PKP Scholarly Publishing Conference 2015. Vancouver, Canada. video
Aug. 13, 2015

Alperin, J.P. Students, Open Access & Libraries. The SPARC-ACRL Forum on Emerging Issues in Scholarly Communication. San Francisco, USA. link
June 25, 2015

Alperin, J.P. & Pouyanne, S. The Public Impact of Open Access: A survey of the SciELO research portal. Advancing Research and Scholarship Conference (ARCSCon). Philadelphia, USA. link
Apr. 27, 2015

Alperin. J.P. Special Session: Critical DH (Digital Humanities) Interventions in Scholarly Communications and Publishing. Modern Language Association Annual Meeting 2015. Vancouver, Canada.
Jan. 8, 2015

Lin, J., Alperin, J.P. & Ivimey-Cook, R. Three Publishers’ Perspective on Using Altmetrics: PLOS, PKP, and eLife. NISO Virtual Conference: Transforming Assessment: Alternative Metrics and: Other Trends. Online. link
June 18, 2014

Alperin, J.P. Getting Altmetrics: What and who to consider. Canadian Association of Learned Journals Annual Meeting. St. Catherine’s, Canada.
May 24, 2014

Garnett, A. & Alperin, J.P. Return of the Son of Automated Publishing: A Free, Modular Solution for Academic Typesetting. MediaX: The future of content. Stanford, USA. video
Feb. 5, 2014

Garnett, A. & Alperin, J.P. A New Solution for XML Publishing. MediaX 2013 Conference, Stanford, USA. video
Jan. 8, 2013

Alperin, J.P. Open Access: Latin America Shows us How. Open Science Summit. Mountain View, USA.
Oct. 19, 2012

Alperin, J.P. PKP, Open Access, and Open Source. Latinoware. Foz de Iguaçu, Brazil.
Oct. 27, 2009

Alperin, J.P. Strengthening Scholarly Publications in Latin America. Quality and Impact of Iberoamerican Journals. San Jose, Costa Rica.
Oct. 5, 2009

Alperin, J.P. Scholarly Portals in Latin America. Scholarly Communications in Africa Programme. Cape Town, South Africa.
June 10, 2009

Alperin, J.P. & Smecher, A. PKP Experience – Development of Open Source Projects. CRICS 8. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Sep. 15, 2008

Peer-Reviewed Conference Presentations

Alperin, J.P. Supporting open source requires trust: A look inside the Substance Consortium. FORCE 2018. Montreal, Canada
Oct. 11, 2018

Maggio, L.A., Ratcliff, C., Krakow, M., Moorhead, L., Enkhbayar, A. Alperin, J.P. Making headlines: An analysis of US Government-funded cancer research mentioned in the news. 5AM: Altmetrics Conference. London, U.K.
Sep. 27, 2018

Alperin, J.P., Enkhbayar, A., Piwowar, H, Priem, J., & Wass, J. Collecting, Calculating and Displaying Altmetrics with Open Source. 5AM: Altmetrics Conference. London, U.K.
Sep. 26, 2018

Didegah, F., Alperin, J.P., & Costas, R. Uncovering the path from Mendeley Readership to Citations. Altmetrics Workshop. London, U.K. link slides
Sep. 25, 2018

Barata, G., Riedlinger, M., Schiele, A. & Alperin, J.P. Using social media metrics to identify science communicators in Canada. Science & You. Beijin, China. Google Scholar
Sep. 15-18, 2018

Enkhbayar, A. & Alperin, J.P. Challenges of capturing engagement on Facebook for altmetrics. STI 2018. Leiden, Netherlands. link
Sep. 12, 2018

Barata, G., Araújo, R., Alperin, J.P., Travieso-Rodriguez, C. Use of Social Media by Brazilian Academics. 6th Brazilian Meeting of Bibliometrics and Scientometrics. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Jul. 18, 2018

Alperin, J.P. & Reilly, K. From opportune indicators to narratives: Conceptualizing altmetrics for social impact. 4AM Altmetrics Conference.
Sep. 27, 2017

Alperin, J.P. & Haustein, S. Applying social network analysis to explore Twitter diffusion patterns. Altmetrics17. Toronto, Canada. link
Sep. 26, 2017

Barata, G. & Alperin, J.P. Language metrics as a measure of global reach and local impact: The case of papers about Zika on Facebook and Twitter. Altmetrics17. Toronto, Canada. link
Sep. 26, 2017

Didegah, F., Ghaseminik, Z. & Alperin, J.P. Comparing topics of interest in forum discussions and research articles in search of new indicators of the public’s interest in Diabetes. Altmetrics17. Toronto, Canada. link slides
Sep. 26, 2017

Alperin, J.P. What is being published with OJS? and by whom? PKP Scholarly Publishing Conference 2017. Montreal, Canada. slides
Aug. 4, 2017

Alperin, J.P., Hanson, E.W., Shores, K., & Haustein, S. Twitter bot surveys: A discrete choice experiment to increase response rates. 8th International Conference on Social Media and Society. Toronto, Canada. slides link Google Scholar
July 28, 2017

Alperin, J. P., Willinsky, J., Owen, B., Macgregor, J., Smecher, A., & Stranack, K. The Public Knowledge Project: Reflections and Directions After Its First Two Decades. ELectronic PUBlishing (Vol. Connecting the Knowledge Commons: From Projects to Sustainable Infrastructure). Toronto, Canada. link
June 20, 2018

Garnett, A., Aufreiter, M., Buchtala, O., Alperin, J.P. Introducing Texture: An Open Source WYSIWYG Javascript Editor for JATS. JATS-Con Proceedings 2017, Bethesda: National Center for Biotechnology Information. link
Apr 25, 2017

Alperin, J.P., Stranack, K. & Garnett, A. On the Peripheries of Scholarly Infrastructure: A look at the Journals Using Open Journal Systems. 21st International Conference on Science and Technology Indicators (STI Conference 2016). Valencia, Spain. link slides Google Scholar
Sep. 14, 2016

Alperin, J.P. Moving beyond counts: A method for surveying Twitter users. Altmetrics15 Workshop, Altmetrics Conference. Amsterdam, Netherlands. link Google Scholar
Oct. 9, 2015

Alperin, J.P. Evolving altmetrics to capture impact outside the academy. 2:AM Altmetrics Conference. Amsterdam, Netherlands. slides
Oct. 7, 2015

Garnett, A., Alperin, J.P., Willinsky, J. The Public Knowledge Project XML Publishing Service and meTypeset: Don’t call it “Yet Another Word-to-JATS Conversion Kit”, JATS-Con Proceedings 2015, Bethesda: National Center for Biotechnology Information. link
Apr. 21, 2015

Alperin. J.P. Exploring altmetrics in an emerging country context. Altmetrics14 Workshop, WebScience Conference 2014. Bloomington, USA. link slides Google Scholar
June 23, 2014

Alperin, J.P. What it Means for PKP to Offer Article Level Metrics. SciELO 15. Sao Paolo, Brazil. slides
Oct. 25, 2013

Alperin, J.P. Are ALMs/Altmetrics Propagating Global Inequality? Article Level Metrics Workshop 2013. San Francisco, USA. link slides
Oct. 12, 2013

Alperin, J.P. Visualizing Article-Level Metrics with d3.js? Article Level Metrics Workshop 2013. San Francisco, USA. link slides
Oct. 11, 2013

Alperin, J.P. The Skewed View from ISI: A Failed Attempt to Measure Regionalization in Latin America. Latin American Studies Association Congress 2012. San Francisco, USA.
May 24, 2012

Alperin, J.P. & Fischman, G.E. Understanding the Challenges Facing Scholarly Communication in Latin America. 55th Annual Conference of the Comparative & International Education Society. Montreal, Canada.
May 2, 2011