Conference / Meeting

Quale University Press per l’Open Science

A discussion on academic publishing models
26 May 2023
Start time 
3:00 pm
Target audience: 
University community
Online – Registration required
Registration deadline: 
23 May 2023, 23:55

The discussion table on publishing established within the Open Science Committee has organized an event to talk about the academic publishing models adopted by state universities.

The invited publishers will briefly present their work in a public meeting together with members of the editorial staff of the University.

The invited publishers will focus on five themes:

  • The history of the publishing house: evolution and current objectives, from the foundation to today
  • The editorial project: catalogue of products and services, inside and outside the university
  • The economic model: relationship with commercial publishing, management of resources and contracts
  • The publiching model: types of products, quality control, adoption of an open access policy
  • Dissemination and promotion: web and social communication, publishing platforms



15:00 – Opening and introduction

  • Giovanna A. Massari, Rector's Delegate for Open Science and Chair of the Open Science Committee

15:10 – Necessità del confronto

  • Gianna Adami, Head of the Academic Publishing Office – University of Trento

15:20 – Bu,press

  • Gerda Winkler, Head of the University Library – Free University of Bolzano

15:40 – EUT

  • Mauro Rossi, Head of the University of Trieste Publishing Office – University of Trieste

16:00 – FUP

  • Fulvio Guatelli, Director of Firenze University Press – University of Firenze

16:20 – Milano University Press

  • Paola Galimberti, Director of the Performance, Quality Assurance, Assessment, and Open Science Policy Division – University of Milan

16:40 – Break

16:50 – Discussion

  • Moderators: Giovanna A. Massari and Gianna Adami

17:50 – Conference closure

The registered participants will receive a link to attend.

Organizing Committee:
Gianna Adami
Cristina Pellegatta