Our 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 2000 members among all sectors of the scholarly publishing community by providing them regional and international level 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 intelligent information and solutions and by covering the comprehensive research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities

Asian Council of Science Editors is the first and the foremost organization in Asia
that was developed with the aim to provide a unified and active platform for Asian editors and scholars
where they can understand about their editorial problems, learn about the solutions and devotedly
take up the future challenges to enhance the quality of Asian Scientific and Scholarly publications.

Who we are

Asian Council of Science Editors is a nonprofit Asia based, internationally oriented organization created to connect the Asian scholarly community, promote best practices in scholarly publishing and disseminate the intelligent information and solutions


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 intelligent information and collaborate with regional and international organizations to represent the scholarly and professional publishing community of Asia around the world


The ACSE Constitution Articles are current as of September 2014 and include all changes adopted through that date.

Constitution Articles may only be changed upon approval by the Board of Directors.

Changes must be processed through the responsible unit and be accepted by the unit's sector before consideration by the Board of Directors.

Download The ACSE Constitution

Asian Council of Science Editors operates through active participation of dedicated volunteers.
The ACSE invites Industry Experts and Professionals to serve in its Board of Directors, Committees or as Ambassadors.
Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani
Muhammad Sarwar
Elizabeth Wager
President (Aug 2017 - Aug 2018)
Secretary & Treasurer (Aug 2017 - Aug 2018)
Director (Aug 2017 - Aug 2018)

The ACSE activities and objectives are well supported by a diverse group of
energetic Individual Ambassadors who help spread the ACSE mission to connect
the Asian scholarly community and provide them access to timely guidance and learning.
Chen Zhong
Bashair Al-Moussa
Idris A. Saleh
Asma Salman
M. A. Elwakil
Yuming Zhang

14 July, 2017
ACSE Editors Cafe in Turkey
The next session of ACSE Editors Café will be held in October, 2017 at Turkey. Details coming soon
10 August, 2017
Call for Volunteers to Join ACSE Committees
We are now seeking volunteers who are interested in volunteering their expertise and time to support ACSE by joining one of the different ACSE Committees. We will group our committees during the month of August and September. Volunteers interested to serve in the ACSE committees for the year 2017-2018 are invited to send their applications to us by completing our online volunteer form.
01 July, 2017
Attend ISMPP Asian Pacific Meeting at Discounted Registration Rate
ISMPP is pleased to offer a 10% discount on the meeting registration to ACSE members, until the online registration deadline on 10 August 2017. ACSE members can access meeting information and the registration page at, and if interested in the discount code, please write us back at and we will provide it to you.
International Affiliations
The Asian Council of Science Editors has a strong focus on collaboration with many regional and international organizations engaged in training and promoting best practices in scholarly publishing.

Currently Asian Council of Science Editors is a member of the following organizations:

and a strategic partner of Council of Science Editors, Editors’ Association of Canada, European Association of Science Editor, International Society of Managing & Technical Editors, and Editage
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