For recordings and slides from the 2019 Platform Strategies meeting in NYC, please click the session titles below.


Technology Leadership Roundtable

  • Ann Michael, Chief Digital Officer, PLOS
  • John Shaw, Chief Technology Officer, SAGE Publications
  • Stuart Leitch, Chief Operating Officer, Silverchair

Read excerpts from this talk in our May 2020 report, “The Importance of Technology Partners in Times of Crisis.”



AI vs IA: How Will Humans and Technologies Interplay in the Future of Scholarly Communication?

  • Daniel Hook, CEO, Digital Science

Read a summary and quotes from this talk here.



Next Generation Marketing, Product, and Data Strategies – Taking Content Monetization to the Next Level

  • Colleen Scollans, Marketing and Digital Strategy Consultant
  • Paul Gee, Vice President, Digital Product Management and Development, The JAMA Network



Are You Thinking Enough About Your Platform Data?

  • Lauren Kane, CEO, Delta Think
  • Ned May, VP, Analytic Operations, Outsell



Sovereign Internets, Scholarship, and Business Risk.  Publishing in Controlled, Fragmented, and Complex Markets.

  • Ian Bremmer, Editor-at-large, Time Magazine, President, Eurasia Group and GZERO Media, Board President, Eurasia Group Foundation

Read an excerpt from this session: “The Future of AI: Innovation, Monetization, and the Rise of China.”



The Research and Publishing Experience – View from the Front Lines

  • Megan Ansdell, Flatiron Institute
  • Will Fortin, Columbia University
  • Ingrid Nelson MD, Jacobi Medical Center



Capturing More of the Scholarly Lifecycle to Add Value

  • Tracy Gardner, Consultant, Renew Publishing Consultants
  • John Inglis, Executive Director and Publisher, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press and Co-founder, bioRxiv
  • Sami Benchekroun, Co-Founder and CEO, Morressier



Digital Strategy, Platform Technology, and Open Access: Thoughts as You Adapt Your Publishing Business

  • Alison Mudditt, Chief Executive Officer, Public Library of Science
  • Will Schweitzer, SVP, Product Management, Silverchair

Read an excerpt from this session: “Efficient & Scalable: Three Areas to Focus on as You Adapt Your Publishing Business.”


What Publishers Need to Know About Software Development

  • Stuart Leitch, Chief Operating Officer, Silverchair



How Aggregators are Helping Users, Libraries and Publishers Benefit from Change

  • Oren Beit-Arie, Chief Strategy Officer, ProQuest

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