Lin Peng, Secretary of the Party Committee and Chairman of Science Press, delivered a speech. Photo by Sun Zifa
China News Network, Beijing, January 4th (Reporter Sun Zifa), a science publishing house hailed as the "National Team" and "Scientist's Press" of China Science and Technology Publishing, held its 65th anniversary social event in Beijing on the 4th, saying that its "going A major breakthrough has been made in the work of “going out”, and the international layout has been carried out in an orderly manner. After the successful acquisition of France's largest science and technology publishing organization in 2019, the global publishing layout from New York in the United States to Tokyo in Japan to Paris in France is constantly improving.
Lin Peng, chairman of the Science Press, pointed out that improving international communication is the basic requirement of scientists for scientific and technological publishing, and it is also an inevitable requirement for the scientific press to better serve global academic exchanges. In recent years, scientific publishing houses, while doing traditional work such as copyright export, have continued to improve from "building a ship to the sea" to "borrowing a ship to the sea" to "buying a ship to the sea", from New York, USA to Tokyo, Japan to Paris, France Global publishing layout. In 2019, Science Press and four French societies, including the French Physical Society and the Chemical Society, organized the completion of the equity transfer and successfully acquired the French EDPSciences publishing house.
Science Press recognizes 100 outstanding authors. Photo by Sun Zifa
EDPSciences is France's largest science and technology publishing agency. It was founded in 1920 by Nobel Prize winners such as Mrs. Curie, De Broglie, Jean Baptiste Piran, and will celebrate its 100th birthday in 2020. It has a long history and profound heritage. Based on this, Science Publishing House will build a publishing center in Europe in the future, and will use this "bridgehead" of overseas publishing to better meet the needs of Chinese scientific researchers to publish academic results to global publishers in the first time, and quickly increase international Influence.
Lin Peng said that in the future, it is committed to building Science Publishing House into China's leading and world-class science and technology publishing institution.
Elsevier and Springer, the world-renowned research and publishing institutions, also sent congratulatory letters to the 65th birthday of the Science Press. Elsevier Chairman Chi Yongshuo said that in 2007, Elsevier and Science Press jointly established a joint venture company, Beijing Keisenlan Communication Co., Ltd., which is a world-class academic journal international publishing platform. In 2020, the two sides will continue to work closely together to make Beijing Keisenlan a strong global competitor and disseminate more and more Chinese research results to the world.
Dr. Li Deshou, Executive Vice President of Springer Nature said that the two parties signed a framework agreement in 2005, and in 2006 Springer began to publish paper and electronic versions of Chinese scientific journals worldwide. Springer and Science Press jointly decided to strengthen communication and cooperation at the human level. "We look forward to Scientific Press and Springer continuing to write a fruitful chapter of cooperation."
Outstanding authors are the most important strategic resources of the publishing house. On the same day, Science Press also commended the 100 outstanding authors selected in the past 10 years, and awarded trophies and certificates to encourage more authors to create more outstanding books and promote the latest scientific research. The dissemination of achievements, cutting-edge scientific thoughts and scientific knowledge has continuously enhanced the brand image of scientific publishing houses.
It is understood that Science Publishing House is a comprehensive science and technology publishing institution affiliated to the Chinese Academy of Sciences. It was established in 1954 after a public-private partnership between the Compilation and Publication Bureau of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Longmen United Books Bureau. It has published more than 50,000 science and technology books and more than 300 academic journals. . In January 2017, China Science and Technology Publishing and Media Co., Ltd., a company established by the Science Publishing House, was listed on the main board of the Shanghai Stock Exchange, becoming the first listed company of a central publishing company. (Finish)
(Responsible editor: Ye Wei)