The ACSE is the first and the foremost organization in Asia, that aims to provide a unified and active platform for Asian editors and scholars to understand about their editorial problems, explore solutions and devotedly take up the future challenges to enhance the quality of Asian Scientific and Scholarly publications.

Asian Council of Science Editors is a nonprofit truly Asian and proudly international organization created to connect the Asian scholarly community, promote best practices in scholarly publishing and disseminate the intelligent information and solutions. It works with professionals of scholarly publishing industry by offering them different opportunities including networking, training, workshops and discussion forums. ACSE strives to enhance its members understanding, skills and knowledge and thus raise the quality and reliability of the scientific literature. ACSE members represent all aspects of scholarly publishing — including early career researchers, editors, publishers, printers, e-products developers, technical service providers and librarians. ACSE members come from a wide range of large and small commercial and nonprofit organizations. They meet at ACSE’s annual meetings, educational seminars, Editors Café and other ACSE Forums to hear the latest trends from industry experts and to discuss common issues and mutual (sometimes divergent) goals and viewpoints.

Our vision is to be recognized as the most reliable resource that provides an active forum to scholarly publishing community and professionals where they can find the solutions of current and emerging issues in scholarly communications

Our mission is to connect professionals, develop intelligent resources, disseminate authentic information and collaborate with regional and international organizations to represent the scholarly and professional publishing community of Asia around the globe

Core Values
Core Values are the DNA of The ACSE – they include worldwide highest quality standards that guide our thinking, determine our behavior, and allow us to adapt to the local needs of the scholarly publishing community.

Serves over 4000 members among all sectors of the scholarly publishing community by providing them regional and international opportunities of networking and idea sharing

Enhances the professional skill set and learning opportunities for its members through strong strategic collaboration with leading international organizations that are engaged in raising the standards of scholarly publications

Serves all the stakeholders engaged in scholarly publishing by providing skill enhancement training programs, workshops and resources for best practices

Empowers the researcher's community by developing and delivering authentic information and solutions as well as covering the comprehensive research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences and arts & humanities

ACSE Activities
Our core activities include the following:
  •  supporting professional development through seminars, training workshops, short courses and conferences
  •  promoting and maintaining high standards of editing and publishing throughout the region
  •  helping professionals of scholarly publishing community to network and collaborate
  •  shaking hands with related associations in areas of common concerns.

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