EFMC-YSN Publishing Academy
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What is the EFMC-YSN Publishing Academy?

The publishing academy is an intensive workshop covering topics on writing, publishing, and general communication that would be helpful for early-career researchers. The academy will hosted and coordinated by the EFMC’s Young Scientists Network with workshops run by professional editors from Chemistry Europe / Wiley-VCH. 


DAY 1: Seminars & Interactive Workshop (Full Day)

  • Editorial Blackbox: The publishing process explained; Tips for submitting manuscripts
  • Scientific Writing: Practical tips for writing, covering grammar and writing pitfalls
  • An Ideal Manuscript: Optimizing sections of a peer-reviewed manuscript
  • Optimizing Titles and Abstracts: workshopping actual samples; participants will be asked to edit their titles/abstracts overnight as an assignment. We could also look at some figures
  • Communicating Your Science: Tips for poster and oral presentations

DAY 2: Individual feedback

  • Each participant will have a one-on-one session with an editor who will comment on their manuscript and their edited titles and abstracts.

More information and registration will be available in fall...so stay tuned!