Editage to offer book editing and translation services at the 24th Beijing International Book Fair
(August 22, 2017; Beijing, China) - Editage to offer book Editing and translation services at the 24th Beijing International Book Fair (BIBF), which begins on August 23, 2017 at the China International Exhibition Center. Editage’s entire range of services will be offered at its booth to authors and publishers looking to overcome the language barrier and publish internationally in multiple languages. Using Editage’s book editing and translation services, authors can collaborate with experts and choose the best-suited editing and translation support for their books.
Photograph: Ashutosh Ghildiyal discussing engagement strategies for Chinese journals
Editage also participated in the 2017 International Conference on Integrated Development of Digital Publishing and Digital Libraries (CDPDL) in Taiyuan, China. Hosted by Tongfang Knowledge Network Technology Co. Ltd. Beijing (CNKI), in conjunction with Tsinghua University Library and The University of Hong Kong Libraries, the conference has attracted more than 3,000 scholars and information science specialists from over 40 countries and regions. As part of the Forum on International Publishing that discussed the transformation, upgrading, and international development of journal publishing on August 18, Ashutosh Ghildiyal, Director, Strategic Partnerships- Greater China, offered unique insights on ‘Building a world-class journal: Engaging authors, reviewers, and readers’. In addition to discussing best practices followed by international journals, he suggested practical strategies to improve the quality and visibility of research publications, and eventually build a world-class brand.
Explaining Editage’s vision, Mr. Ghildiyal said, “We want to help Chinese research and books, both academic and non-academic, shine on the global stage. Our new services, author education initiatives, webinars, and courses are all designed to help publishers and authors internationalize with ease.”
Founded in 2002, Editage (a division of Cactus Communications) is a global scholarly communications company with offices in Japan, China, South Korea, India, and the United States. Employing a global in-house workforce of over 700, Editage has served over 200,000 authors and edited close to 750,000 papers across 1,200 disciplines to date. Editage aims to help scholars break through the confines of geography and language, bridge the gap between authors and peer-reviewed journals, and accelerate the process of publishing high-quality research. Editage is also a founding member of the Coalition for Responsible Publication Resources (CRPR) (a coalition comprising Atlantis Press, Cabell’s International, Canadian Science Publishing, Editage/Cactus Communications, and Wolters Kluwer) that shares industry knowledge of irresponsible and predatory publication practices so that authors can make an informed decision before choosing a publication service. Editage is also a proud member of the Committee On Publication Ethics (COPE) and a member of the Alliance for Scientific Editing in China (ASEC), an alliance of six companies that is committed to ensuring that academic misconduct is prevented in the future. In addition to offering high-end scientific communication solutions, Editage is actively involved in author education through its comprehensive author resources site Editage Insights. Please visit www.editage.cn to learn more.