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Empowering Uncommon Knowledge: Taylor's University







Empowering Uncommon Knowledge

14 November 2017, Tuesday
9.30am - 12.30pm
Open Collaboration 2, Taylor's University





The importance of training researchers to become good authors has increasingly become a challenging endeavor.

Recognizing this, Elsevier is pleased to conduct a half day seminar for Malaysian researchers – to share on the latest industry information, current updates on the world's leading research platforms and what every researcher should know to be empowered in their work. 

Treat this as a get-together with your peers (and with us!) while empowering yourself with uncommon knowledge to make information actionable.

Stand to win attractive goodie bags throughout the half-day event,
and get a welcome pack if you're the first 50 to register!

Click here to register now


9:30am On-site registration
9:45am Welcome remarks 

Be empowered with smarter knowledge with ScienceDirect
What was the impact made to Malaysian researchers with the availability of quality content? Find out where your peers cite from and best practices for prolific authors – how they use the world’s largest full-text, peer-reviewed database.

*Stand to win a ScienceDirect goodie bag in this session!
(Hint: Log in to your Facebook account for this session)

Nicholas Pak, Solutions Consultant - Core Content, Elsevier


Make great research with data-driven, innovative and user-centric content
Journals and books are both essential to research, each complementing and magnifying the benefits of the other. Learn why they are invaluable and inseparable, and can enhance your scientific exploration and discovery.

*Stand to win an eBooks goodie bag in this session!

Delon Lee, Head of Customer Engagement - eBooks, APAC, Elsevier


Time for a new standard of journal citation impact - Don’t speculate. Validate. 
Discover how CiteScore on Scopus is a new standard for measuring serial citation impact and how the 2016 annual values are calculated. CiteScore™ metrics are freely available for more than 22,600 titles on Scopus — 11,000+ more titles than the leading competitor.

*Stand to win a Scopus goodie bag in this session!

Nicholas Pak, Solutions Consultant - Core Content, Elsevier

Getting social on Mendeley
Free reference manager. Academic social network. Find out how popular you and your publications are – track your readership and citation statistics, and why the research community use Mendeley to become more efficient in their research workflow.

*Stand to win a Mendeley goodie bag in this session! 
Join Mendeley today, and stay tuned to the presentation to find out more details!
(Registration for a Mendeley account required. Visit www.mendeley.com for your free account) 

Merrylyn Yeo, Marketing Manager, Elsevier

12:25pm Closing remarks and end of event
Agenda subject to changes


Stand to win attractive goodie bags throughout the half-day event,
and get a welcome pack if you're the first 50 to register!

Click here to register now


About our Speakers (in order of appearance)

Nicholas Pak, Solution Consultant - Research Solutions, Elsevier 
Nicholas is responsible for establishing, maintaining and sharing in-depth knowledge of ScienceDirect, Scopus and Mendeley within the academic and government community. He strongly believes in successful implementation and adoption of products and solutions to deliver value for each customer organization.


Michelle Foo, Solution Sales Manager - eBooks, Elsevier
Michelle has been actively involved in ScienceDirect (Books) activities since joining Elsevier in 2011, such as supporting researchers and helping librarians to increase efficiency and research outcomes. Prior to her role at Elsevier, she worked with TNT Express Services as the Territory Sales Manager.



Merrylyn Yeo, Marketing Manager, Elsevier 
Engaging the Southeast Asian research community, Merrylyn aims to help academics and governments improve their research outcomes by leveraging on Elsevier's innovative solutions. Her prior experience includes working with industry publications across various sectors such as life science, oil & gas, engineering and more.



Stand to win attractive goodie bags throughout the half-day event,
and get a welcome pack if you're the first 50 to register!

For any queries, please contact:

Elly Changi Anak Geoffrey