International Association of Scientific, Technical and Medical Publishers
II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations
Trade and business associations
Prama House, Banburry Road, 267
(+44) 1865 339321
Mr Michael Mabe
Ms Barbara Kalumenos
Director Public Affairs
The mission of STM is to create a platform for exchanging ideas and information and to represent the interest of the STM publishing community in the fields of copyright, technology developments, and end user / library relations.
STM Aims and Objectives:
1. to assist publishers and their authors in their activities in disseminating the results of research in the fields of science, technology and medicine;
2. to assist national and international organisations and communications industries in the electronic environment, who are concerned with improving the dissemination, storage and retrieval of scientific, technical and medical information;
3. to carry out the foregoing work of the Association in conjunction with the International Publishers Association (IPA) and with the national publishers associations and such other governmental and professional bodies, international and national, who may be concerned with these tasks.
Copyright reform; VAT; H2020 implementation
As the voice of scholarly and academic publishers, STM actively engages with an international community of stakeholders on copyright and legal issues in the digital age, and advocates public policies that recognize the importance of the intellectual contribution of STM publishing to society (quality, innovation, distribution and preservation)
The mission of STM is to create and improve a positive, healthy and sustainable international business environment for STM's worldwide industry by streamlining and enabling the communication path between involved stakeholders. We do so by:
educating key stakeholders about the value that STM publishers add to scholarly communication
advocating the adoption of policies that recognize and support the key role of STM publishers in implementing innovative solutions to advance science and contributing positively to the knowledge society
acting with integrity and honesty in fulfilling our role in the dissemination and discovery of scholarly communication
STM participates in the development of information identification protocols and electronic copyright management systems. STM members are kept fully up to date (via newsletters, the STM website, and e-mail) about the issues which will ultimately affect their business. STM organises seminars,training courses, and conferences. Its General Assembly is held annually, one day preceding the Frankfurt Book Fair.
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International Publishers Association (IPA/UIE)
Federation of European Publishers (FEP/FEE)
International Federation of Reprographic Rights Organisations (IFRRO)
01/2014 - 12/2014
25,000 € - 49,999 €
No funding received from the EU institutions during the last closed financial year.
By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.