Sept 28: Pre-meeting sessions

Sept 29 - 30: Main meeting sessions


National Press Club
529 14th Street Northwest
13th Floor
Washington, DC 20045

Driving Directions

$645.00/ per person.
To be billed after the meeting


Negotiated rate expires on
September 7th.
 Please book ASAP! 

JW Marriott Washington, DC.
1331 Pensylvannia Avenue NW, Washington, DC, 20004

A dedicated booking website has been created for you to make and modify hotel reservations online.

To view the website, click HERE

only a few rooms left at the special rate of $319, until September 7th.


Any questions? Please contact 

Ofir Menjivar

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Welcome to our Annual Fall HighWire Publishers' Meeting in Washington D.C.

Sept 28 - Sept 30, 2016

Come and participate as we discuss the latest ideas, news, features, and projects that publishers and HighWire have been recently working on. This meeting will  provide you with an opportunity to connect with HighWire staff, colleagues, and other invited guests to discuss interesting industry concepts, research, and projects that matter to you.

Preliminary Agenda 

Main meeting sessions:

  - CEO Opening Remarks
  - Publisher Experiences: Developing Publishing Strategy (Panel)
  - Publisher Experiences: Using Collections
Publisher Experiences: Impact Vizor Use Cases (Panel)                         - Publisher Experiences : Advertising                                     Publisher Experiences : CHORUS                                                         - Publisher Experiences : Open Access Journal Suites                             - Sci-Hub Approaches (Panel)                                                               - Yewno Library-Discovery Demo                                                           - Introducing Usage Vizor and Social Vizor                                             - JCore Update and Roadmap                                                               - Self-service Enhancements and Plans                                                 - Innovation: Mobile Delivery and Driving Adoption

Breakout sessions and Special Interest Groups:
  - Journal Submission Trends
  - Advertising
  - Submission Transfer Best Practices
  - Impact Vizor User Group
  - Usage Vizor, Social Vizor, Prospect Vizor Interest Group                     - JCore Update

This list is subject to change.

You will also have the opportunity to sign up for Product sessions to meet with the Product team and ask questions. A sign up sheet will be circulated a couple of weeks prior to the meeting.

*Pre-meeting sessions*

Wednesday, September 28th:  

12:00pm - 1:00 pm - Lunch

 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm - "HighWire Basics"

HighWire staff will cover topics of practical use, such as:

1:00 pm -2:00 pm  - JCORE Admin

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm - HighWire Express

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm - Usage Reporting

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm - Managing your Cases (Salesforce)

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - "HighWire Electives"

Concurrent sessions:

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - BenchPress

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - New capabilities: CCT, Direct Publishing;       eCommerce

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Welcome reception for attendees of pre-meeting and main meeting.

Thursday, September 29th:

Continental breakfast will be available at 8:15 am

9:15 am - 5:30 pm     Main meeting sessions

 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm Networking reception and Dinner

Friday, September 30th:
Continental breakfast will be available at 8:15 am

9:15 am - 3:30 pm Main meeting sessions
4:30 pm Meeting ends

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Light reception