Annual National Scholarly Editors’ Forum (NSEF) Meeting

Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) (2021)

ASSAf’s Scholarly Publishing Programme (SPP) hosted its annual National Scholarly Editors’ Forum (NSEF) two-days meeting on 10 and 11 November 2021. The NSEF annual meeting is an opportunity for scholarly journal editors to interact on issues pertaining to scholarly journal publishing in South Africa.This year’s meeting was themed ‘The future of scholarly publishing in South Africa’.

Welcome by Prof Keyan Tomaselli Visit

Report back on SAJS Associate Editors Mentee Programme by Prof Leslie Swartz Visit

Progress report on SPP activities by Ms Susan Veldsman Visit

Report back on completed Peer Review Panels by Dr John Butler-Adam & Prof Tilman Dedering Visit

Definition of a South African journal by Prof Robin Crewe Visit

Interpretation of the ASSAf Code of Best Practice by Prof Elizabeth Henning Visit

Unpacking whether research can be fun or not, by Prof Warren Maroun, Prof Caroline Ncube, Prof Keyan Tomaselli Visit

Combatting predatory academic journals and conferences by Prof Asfawossen Asrat, Prof Stefan Eriksson, Ms Susan Veldsman Visit

Research Quality Framework for scholarly outputs in SA by Prof Johann Mouton, Mr Chief Mabizela Visit

Negotiating publisher agreements that facilitate a transition to Open Access for South Africa Ms Ellen Tise, Mr Glenn Truran Visit

POPIA Code of Conduct for Research by Ms Eleni Flack-Davison & Closing

Author and contributor ORCIDs: Tomaselli, Keyan ORCID; Swartz, Leslie ORCID; Veldsman, Susan ORCID; Butler-Adam, John ORCID; Dedering, Tilman ORCID; Crewe, Robin ORCID; Henning, Elizabeth ORCID; Gledhill, Irvy ORCID; De Jager, Phillip ORCID; Maroun, Warren ORCID; Ncube, Caroline ORCID; Asrat, Asfawossen ORCID; Mouton, Johann ORCID; Tise, Ellen ORCID; Flack-Davison, Eleni ORCID; Ramsay, Michele ORCID
Publisher: Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf)
Peer review status: Non-Peer Reviewed