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HighWire Press announces new Origins platform

14 August 2017

Origins delivers a tailored user experience for multiple journals with a fast, flexible development cycle

Los Gatos, Calif, USA, August 14, 2017 – HighWire Press, Inc., the strategic partner and platform provider for world-leading scholarly publishers and societies, announces the launch of Origins, a new journal publishing product.

HighWire Press expands its Global Professional Services team

12 July 2017

HighWire Press, Inc. announces the appointment of Mike Nicholis as Vice President, Global Professional Services.

As part of HighWire’s expansion, Mike Nicholis has been appointed as Vice President, Global Professional Services, to oversee the service and support to HighWire’s growing global customer base. Mike also joins HighWire’s Executive Leadership Team.

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Aries Systems and HighWire Press announce data partnership to deliver faster insights with Impact Vizor

5 July 2017

Aries Systems and HighWire Press announce a data partnership to help publishers assess their manuscript pipeline, editorial policies, and strategic plans.  Publishers using Aries’ Editorial Manager® Enterprise Analytics Reporting tool now benefit from an automated data export to Impact Vizor, HighWire’s data visualization platform for editorial and business analytics. Aries has created a short video illustrating how simple it is to refresh article submission and decision data to Impact Vizor for the most up to date analysis.

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Scott Wilson joins HighWire Press as Vice President, Global Sales

5 July 2017

Scott Wilson will lead the HighWire sales team with more than 20 years of experience in academic and research communications sector

HighWire Press, Inc., the leading technology platform and strategic partner to world-leading scholarly publishers and societies, announces the appointment of Scott Wilson as Vice President, Global Sales and member of the Executive Leadership Team.

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The American Society of Plant Biologists launches flagship journals on HighWire Press’s JCore platform

22 June 2017

The American Society of Plant Biologists (ASPB) has just announced that its two flagship journals, The Plant Cell and Plant Physiology, are now live on HighWire’s JCore platform. The Society is excited to be able to demonstrate the new sites at their upcoming Plant Biology 2017 annual meeting in Hawaii, which starts this Saturday 24th June.

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AI Tool Meta to Index All Content on HighWire Platform to Increase Rapid Discoverability

21 June 2017

All publishers working with HighWire Press will benefit from an agreement signed today with Chan Zuckerberg Meta (Meta), part of the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative. Meta is a non-commercial tool that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to read the world’s scholarly papers, understand what is in them, and deliver insights to researchers in real time.

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The Geological Society of London’s Lyell Collection launches new website on the HighWire Press JCore platform

21 June 2017

The Geological Society of London’s Lyell Collection launches new website on the HighWire Press JCore platform

The Geological Society of London has launched its Lyell Collection on HighWire Press’s JCore platform. The Society’s new sites, showcasing both journal and book content, use JCore’s award-winning responsive design to improve and enhance user experience and functionality for members, subscribers, authors, and visitors.

HighWire recognised in the top 50 high performing operations based in Northern Ireland and the US

13 June 2017

The US-Ireland Top 50 Companies were announced at the New York/New Belfast conference at Pier A, Harbor House on Friday (June 17) honouring 50 major companies with operations in the US and Ireland. With a focus on the transatlantic operations building bridges between our two great nations, the awards laud those bringing business in Ireland to global heights and in doing so are embedding the peace for future generations.

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Peer Review Evaluation (PRE) and HighWire Press partner to increase transparency for peer review

12 June 2017

HighWire Press announces a partnership with Peer Review Evaluation (PRE) to offer turn-key integration of PRE, a transparency service from AAAS that improves the visibility of the peer review process. To mark this partnership and help publishers illustrate the integrity of their peer review process, PRE will cover any development costs for the first five HighWire publishing partners to adopt PRE in 2017.

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Canadian Family Physician Journal launches new website on HighWire Press's JCore platform

21 April 2017

Canadian Family Physician (CFP), the official scientific journal of the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC), has launched a dynamic new website on HighWire Press’s JCore platform.