Registration for the 5:AM Altmetrics Conference is now open.

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First held in 2014, this event aims to bring together an engaged group of institutions, researchers, publishers, funders and others from across the scholarly space to discuss all things altmetrics.

In 2018, the conference will take place in London at the School of Advanced Study on the 26-27 of September.

We’re pleased to confirm that the 5:AM Conference will be preceded by the Altmetrics18 workshop (Wednesday 25 September). Registration for the workshop will be available shortly, but please visit the dedicated workshop website for details of the programme and how to submit.

Previous Attendees Enjoyed:

"The scientific broadness and the diversity of speakers from all fields (computer science, communication, library sciences, administration...). It was amazing to see how far the research has come... "

"The enthusiasm of presenters. The topic is exciting and new and fresh."

"The "internationality" (representation from all over the world); the inclusiveness (regardless of the level of your research, everyone was approachable)."

Comments from 2017 4:AM Attendees


Over 2 days of presentations, panels, workshops and posters, we’ll explore:

  • The development of altmetrics
  • Academic studies into the social interactions relating to published research
  • The importance of responsible metrics as part of the research ecosystem
  • Practical applications of the data


Benefits of attending

  • Get updates on how Altmetrics developing and find out about new applications
  • Present! Submit your abstract and promote the work you are doing with Altmetrics
  • Join the community; engaging with institutions, funders and  publishers from around the globe