The European Association of Science Editors (EASE) is an international community of individuals and associations from diverse backgrounds, linguistic traditions and professional experiences in science communication and editing.

EASE Events

EASE holds a European conference every two years. The next conference will be in Valencia, in 2020.

Recent previous conferences were held in:

The first EASE conference was held in 1982: see our list of past conferences, together with an EASE specialty – the overnight newsletter. Ranging from the scurrilous to quirky, these give a light-hearted view of each day’s happenings at conferences down the years. 

EASE seminars and workshops
EASE is happy to help arrange other events, including training events and seminars. We are able to draw on our membership to find suitable speakers and trainers.

Collaborative events
We are happy to work with other organizations to provide joint meetings.

In October 2019, EASE will host a discussion forum in collaboration with the European Council addressing the impact and implementation of GDPR compliance on peer review and the publishing industry (information and registration details here.

Examples of recent events are as follows:

  • The 3rd International Symposium of Scientific Journals of Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey, in collaboration with EASE. 4-5 December 2019. A summary of the event can be found here
  • EASE and PEERE Training School on Peer Review, 15-17 May 2018, Split, Croatia. The full programme and further information can be found on the PEERE website
  • EASE and ISMTE joint meeting in Blankenberge, Belgium, 23-24 September 2013