Completed Webinars

Research and Publish With IEEE Xplore

IEEE had arranged two training workshops for the universities within Pakistan covering the below mentioned aspects:

 

 

ProQuest Weekly Online Trainings

 

Date

Time and Duration (Pakistan local time)

Training Title

Targeted Audience

Description

Registration Link

Wednesday 14/10/2020

11:30 am / (1 hour)

Explore the HEC Digital Library Collections for your next scholarly research (ProQuest Resources and Unified Search Engine – Summon).

Faculty, researchers and students (all)

Explore HEC Digital Library portal, Digital Library Collections and its diverse content types to help you boost your knowledge and research skills

https://proquestmeetings.webex.com/proquestmeetings/onstage/g.php?MTID=ecda846ff36b6a25f5ae1df1474ad622b

Monday 19/10/2020

11:30 am / (1 hour)

Advanced Training: How to Utilize ProQuest Journals, Dissertations, and Varied Content Types in Teaching and Research

Faculty members and researchers

Working away from your lab or campus? This Advanced Training will help you utilize ProQuest journals, dissertations, and varied content types in teaching and research

https://proquestmeetings.webex.com/proquestmeetings/onstage/g.php?MTID=e9c2793d848882a42c0fb5e6c213ea5a6

Tuesday 20/10/2020

11:30 am / (1 hour)

Advanced Training: How to Utilize ProQuest Ebooks  Collection in Teaching and Research

Faculty members and researchers

During the Virtual Learning Era, eBooks are playing a key role in Education. This advanced training will focus on how to Utilize ProQuest eBooks  Collection in Teaching and Research

https://proquestmeetings.webex.com/proquestmeetings/onstage/g.php?MTID=e58a347c461ca455135aac9ba75dd637d

Monday 26/10/2020

11:30 am /  (1 hour)

How to Manage Your References Using RefWorks

Faculty members, post graduate students and researchers

Join us to learn how best to write and manage your citations and references in your theses, dissertations and research papers using RefWorks  

https://proquestmeetings.webex.com/proquestmeetings/onstage/g.php?MTID=e16fab511e506eca2ed0c1d81e1314262

Tuesday 27/10/2020

11:30 am / (1 hour)

5 Tips for Getting Published: Maximize Your Chances to Get Your Paper Accepted in Academic Journals!

Faculty members, post graduate students and researchers

This introductory session will provide tips for getting your article published, understanding open access and predatory publishers and will also talk about publishing ethics and how ProQuest resources can help you in your journey to authoring.

https://proquestmeetings.webex.com/proquestmeetings/onstage/g.php?MTID=e80328be6e205b289900bf8071c49b743

 

Strengthening Research Planning Using Elsevier Tool-Scopus, ScienceDirect & Mendeley.

In continuation to our initiative to support researcher across Pakistan during these unprecedented times, ELSEVIER is organizing an open webinar on on

 

Title:  “Strengthening Research Planning using Elsevier Tools-Scopus, ScienceDirect & Mendeley”

Date:  Thursday, October 22nd 2020, from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM (Pakistan Time)

The webinar poster is HERE for your reference.

The objective of this webinar is to help researchers at Pakistan academic institutes in:

1. Understanding Research Issues

2. Scanning Research Workflow

3. Understanding Publishing Workflow

4. Journal Metrics and How to choose Journals

5. Read Quality.. Publish Quality using ScienceDirect

6. How to Use Scopus and ScienceDirect effectively.

7. Managing references using Mendeley

 

ProQuest Online Training Sessions in Pakistan

 Higher Education Commission in collaboration with ProQuest, is offered the opportunity to participate in the upcoming online training sessions being offered. Please register to attend these sessions via the links below 

1.       HEC Digital Library Introduction (At 12 PM on Monday, August 10)

2.       ProQuest Ebook Central Advanced Training (At 12 PM on Tuesday, August 11)

3.       ProQuest Platform Advanced Training (At 12 PM on Thursday, August 13)

4.       How to Manage Citations and References Using RefWorks (At 12 PM on Monday, August 17)

5.       Introduction to Publishing in Academic Journals (At 12 PM on Wednesday, August 19)

 

For more information on such trainings, please keep visiting HEC-DL (Announcements) page on the HEC website (https://www.hec.gov.pk/english/services/students/DL/Pages/Announcements.aspx)

 

Free Virtual Confrence (IEEE) 
IEEE Educational Activities and the IEEE Education Society are proud to announce a new virtual
conference, Effective Remote Instruction: Reimagining the Engineering Student Experience, scheduled each day during the week of 27-31 July 2020.
In the first half of 2020, the academic world was forced to abruptly shift from the long-established in-person classroom model to online instruction.

OVID: Training On Ovid Medical Journals & Ovid Medline Features 

The session would be of interest to anyone who is interested in searching for medical information, both casual users and researchers. It illustrates how to locate useful references and how to filter your search results, and how to output and save searches and create alerts for current awareness.

Research & Publish with IEEE Xplore 

IEEE has arranged two training sessions for the universities within Pakistan covering the below mentioned aspects.

Session 1: Research like a pro: Insider tips on using IEEE Xplore Digital Library (Wednesday, July 01, 2020, 11am PST)

Session 2: Publishing with IEEE: Preparation & submission (Thursday, July 02, 2020, 11am PST)

Session 1 is for both the students and researchers, while session 2 is more for graduate students and researchers who are interested in publishing.

Workshop with Emerald; Selection of scholarly journals for publications: Quality considerations.

After his first very successful online workshop with Emerald in April, Mr. Muhammad Kashif Saeed, Assistant Professor, Business School at GIFT University, Pakistan, and our valued Emerald brand ambassador moderated another session on Tuesday, 16 June, 2020.

Masterclass Workshop: “How to Write a Great Research Paper, and Get it Accepted by a Good Journal "organized by HEC and Elsevier South Asia on June 3rd 2020 at 11 am

 

ACS: Webinar on the fundamentals of effective scientific writing (June 9th 2020)

American Chemical Society. Join Ashutosh Sharma of the Department of Science and Technology and Dipankar Das Sarma of the Indian Institute of Science as they share how to communicate your ideas more clearly and effectively, get more of your papers published, and win that major grant!

 

Topics Covered:

  • Recognize common writing mistakes
  • Write more concisely and clearly
  • Avoid “academic” writing habits

 

ProQuest Online Training Sessions in Pakistan

In collaboration with the Higher Education Commission in Pakistan, ProQuest arranged the following webinars.

COVID-19 Challenges: How to access HEC Digital Library remotely.

This session will cover step-by-step the guidelines on accessing the
digital library and using the ProQuest resources:

  • ProQuest Business Collection
  • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global

Time and Date: 12 PM on Monday, June 8
 
COVID-19 Challenges: How to access Ebooks at HEC Digital Library remotely.

The session will cover step-by-step the guidelines on accessing the digital library and using the ProQuest resources:

  • Ebooks Central - Academic Complete

Time and Date: 3 PM on Wednesday, June 10

COVID-19 Challenges: How to manage Citations and References using RefWorks.

This session will help you to find out how to store and organize your research. During this session you will discover an essential tool for preparing your research papers, theses or dissertations. Additionally, you will learn how to create citations for bibliographies in APA, MLA, and other styles.
Time and Date: 12 PM on Monday, June 15
 
COVID-19 Challenges: How to start your publishing career.

This introductory session will provide tips for getting your article published, understanding open access and predatory publishers and will also talk about publishing ethics and how ProQuest resources can help you in your journey to authoring.
Time and Date: 12 PM on Thursday, July 2
 

HEC in collaboration with Elsevier. Webinar: Align yourself to the publishing process Wednesday, May 20th, 2020

This proposed webinar is the first step towards enhancing skills of young researchers/Faculty across various institutes in Pakistan.

This webinar will serve as a base and will strengthen the foundational knowledge of research scholars and aspiring faculty members about the publishing process and the basics of writing a research article.

Clarivate Analytics: Peer Review Webinar

This webinar looks at the importance of a robust peer review process for high quality, international journals. It explores some of the identifying characteristics of such journals, whilst also providing insights into peer review practices worldwide.

It tells about

  • Publons and predatory journals
  • What do we mean by ‘an international, high quality journal?
  • What have we learnt about peer review?
  • The Global State of Peer Review Series
  • Publication Peer Review study
  • Grant Peer Review study
  • AVES, an Istanbul-based independent publisher's success story

 

IEEE Webinar. Lessons in Leadership: Preparing the Future Leaders of Your Engineering Workforce (May 6, 2020, 12:00 PM EDT)

 The presenters will discuss and offer tips on how certain corporate challenges can be overcome with modern-day solutions to help you cultivate and grow your company's emerging talent into leadership roles.
 

IEEE Xplore & Beyond in 7 weeks: Helping your study and research during the COVID-19 Pandemic

IEEE organized a series of webinars to help the end users for a better understanding of the IEEE Xplore content & features and other IEEE platforms and services.

Emerald: How to Publish your research Globally? (April 9th, April 13th , April 15th, April 16th )