Past Events

ICSTI presents in-person and virtual events throughout the year. Virtual events include webinars and other discussion-oriented programs. ICSTI’s annual meeting typically includes ITOC and TACC workshops, member-to-member presentations, general assembly and executive board business meetings, and other programs. ICSTI annual meetings are usually affiliated or co-located with another relevant conference in order to maximize value for attendees.

Previous conference partners include FORCE11, Shanghai Competitive Intelligence Forum (SCIF), the Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP), the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T), and the Research Data Alliance (RDA).

ICSTI Annual Conference 2022: Global Progress in Open Science Implementation

Annual Conference
Annual Conference

At the conference, researchers, librarians, practitioners, infrastructure providers, policy makers, and other ICSTI-member and non-member stakeholders shared both recent Open Science policy developments and their effects on STI management, as well as new tools and recent technical achievements that better enable STI organizations to support Open Science.

FORCE2021: Joining Forces to Advance the Future of Scholarly Communications

Force2021 Speakers

Presented by FORCE11 in collaboration with ICSTI and other community groups, including EIFL, ASAPbio, Global Young Academy, Sage Bionetworks, Software Sustainability Institute, AGU, IFMSA, Open Knowledge Maps, COAR, and DOAJ

Keynote address “The Future of Science Work: Pandemic Impacts on Scientific Communication & Collaboration” organized by ICSTI

ICSTI Virtual General Assembly

Business Meeting
Members’ Fair on Open Data – ITOC & TACC co-organized session

ICSTI Virtual General Assembly

ICSTI Annual Conference, Shanghai

Shanghai Building
Maximiliane Okonnek
Shanghai Group
  • Open Innovation: Assessment Approaches and Tools – workshop
  • Open Innovation: Business Practice – panel session
  • Open Science: Latest Developments and Initiatives – ITOC workshop
  • Technology Enabled Innovation in Open Science – TACC workshop

ICSTI Annual Conference, London

London Conference Room
London Conference Room
WWS 10th Anniversary
  • Innovations that Work – special session
  • The Scientific Library of the Future – ITOC workshop
  • Discovering and Connecting Related Research Objects in the Modern Science Landscape – TACC workshop

ICSTI Annual Conference, Washington, DC

Washington DC Conference
Washington DC Conference 2

ICSTI Annual Conference, Barcelona

Barcelona Building
Barcelona Lobby
Barcelona Conference

ICSTI Webinars

The Copyright Clearance Center
ICSTI Exchanges

The ICSTI Exchanges series brings member organizations together with STI stakeholders from around the world to exchange ideas and innovations in STI creation, dissemination, and use. Exchanges sessions are free, public events open to all in the STI community.

ICSTI Connections
ICSTI Connections

The ICSTI Connections series offers members an informal forum to discuss common challenges in STI and share their experience and expertise. ICSTI members propose session topics and provide volunteer session moderators from among their staff. Connections sessions are members-only events and represent one of ICSTI's unique member benefits.

The Copyright Clearance Center
In partnership with The Copyright Clearance Center
  • Research Data Management and Workflows in Universities - Transforming Data to Knowledge
  • From Information to Knowledge with AI
  • Blockchain for Science
In partnership with NISO
  • Text and Data Mining : The Way Forward as Seen by the Library, Publisher and Researcher Communities
  • Enabling Innovations for Researcher Workflows and Scholarly Communication