June 2022 – Workshop
Research and Publication Ethics – 3 day workshop
Dr Sushil Kumar, Chair of the Indian Chapter, was the presenter on day 2 of a workshop for research scholars organised by the Department of Public Administration Panjab University Chandigarh in collaboration with HRDC, Panjab University, Chandigarh.
Dr Sushil covered the following topics, using various EASE resources:
1. Violation of Publication Ethics; Conflict of Interest; Publication Misconduct, Complaints and Appeals
2. Predatory Publishers and Journals: Case Studies
3. Publication/ Scientific Misconduct: Falsification, Fabrication and Plagiarism (FFP); Salami Slicing, Selective Reporting and Misrepresentation of Data
February 2022 – Event
International Conference, ‘Innovations and Challenges in Research Publishing’
At the invitation of Dr Kumar, EASE President, Duncan Nicholas, attended an international conference, ‘Innovations and Challenges in Research Publishing’, which was held online from 22– 23 February 2022. During his presentation, Duncan introduced the idea of establishing an Indian Chapter and promoted EASE to the local community.