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Getting your work published is an important step in any conservator’s career. Learn from our panel of experts how to get your ideas, research or project into print.

A recording of this event remains available to our members on the IIC Community site.

“Writing for Publication”

Date: 26th  November 2019

Time: 2.00 pm GMT

Duration: 1½ hours 

Location: Online

This webinar brought together several conservation professionals who have a wide range of experience as writers and editors, each of whom gave a short talk offering insights,  followed by questions and queries from our audience.

As with previous and planned IIC Professional Seminars, it was a chance to join a  forum where conservation professionals can hear contributions from other conservators who have been down this path. Whether you have a fully thought-out journal proposal, or want to sharpen up your writing skills in a variety of other forums, the discussions had, and questiuons raised in this seminar will help you to make a plan and choose your next steps.

Our five experienced speakers were:

  • Joyce Townsend - IIC Director of Publications
  • Sharra Grow - Editor of IIC’s e-magazine News in Conservation
  • Chandra Reedy - Editor-in-Chief of IIC’s journal Studies in Conservation
  • Austin Nevin - Head of the Technical Committee for proposals to the 2020 IIC Congress
  • George Cooper – Journals editor at Routledge Taylor & Francis
  • Chaired by Kate Smith - Communications professional

Resources from IIC

You can read more about IIC’s other Professional Seminars here  and we  will be promoting new seminars and webinars through our new IIC Community  .