SJTU signs deal with Springer Nature
Updated: 2017-03-09


Shanghai Jiao Tong University and Springer Nature hold a signing ceremony on strategic cooperation on March 7. [Photo provided to]

Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) signed a strategic cooperation deal with Springer Nature, the world-leading scientific, educational and professional publisher, on March 7.

Officials from the two sides, including representatives from SJTU's schools of chemistry, chemical engineering and mathematical sciences, attended the signing ceremony at SJTU's Minhang Campus in Shanghai.

At the ceremony, Springer Nature Chief Publishing Officer Steven Inchcoombe looked back on the prolonged and fruitful connections between the two sides, ranging from its consistent support for SJTU through the publishing of magazines, databases and e-journals, to jointly producing more than 50 monographs and books on computer science, clinical medicine, astrophysics, engineering and mathematics.

SJTU President Lin Zhongqin extended his gratitude to Springer for the giant's support and encouragement, and also expressed SJTU's eagerness to work together with the publisher in more fields like scientific promotion, personnel training, and the development and operation of new publishing channels.


Steven Inchcoombe, chief publishing officer of Springer Nature, speaks at the signing ceremony. [Photo provided to]

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