Asia-Pacific Platform


This Platform serves as the cornerstone of the society's efforts to support those involved in publications within this burgeoning region.

Included are the Asia-Pacific Advisory Committee (APAC) and the Asia-Pacific Education Task Force (APET).

Asia-Pacific Advisory Committee (APAC)

Working with appropriate member(s) of the ISMPP BOT and ISMPP staff, this Committee will develop ISMPP’s strategic and tactical plans for the Asia-Pacific region, including educational and advocacy-related activities, the appropriate adaptation of existing member benefits, and how to best implement in a standardized manner. Interface with Committees as appropriate.

In conjunction with the AP Education Task Force (APET), the ISMPP Board of Trustees and staff, the APAC will develop a live, one-day educational meeting in the APAC region to take place in Q3 of 2017. 

The APAC is not included in the Annual Volunteer Drive. 

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Asia-Pacific Education Task Force (APET)

This Committee is responsible for implementing the strategic goals and tactics developed by the APAC. This Committee will work in concert with other ISMPP Committees to achieve these goals.

Proposed Remits for 2017-2018

  • Develop 12-month education program for the APAC region with regular educational activities, workshop materials, etc.

  • Provide quarterly region-specific ISMPP U Webinars to the membership and prospective AP members and stakeholders

  • Develop outreach to potential sponsors for AP meetings and other activities in the region; work with Sponsorship Committee to target regional geographical companies to sponsor regional meetings and/or events, in addition to sponsorships by global/international companies

  • Assist in informing ISMPP educational content initiatives (eg, Annual and European Meetings, ISMPP Us, etc.)

  • Communication of Committee activities to society and other Committees via minutes/summary to be uploaded to the Committee Center

The APET is not included in the Annual Volunteer Drive.

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