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This is a guest post contributed by Bianca Kramer and Jeroen Bosman, Utrecht University Library, The Netherlands. Over the past six years, since the publication of the Altmetrics manifesto, altmetrics have matured More »

3:AM Hack Day

All are welcome to the 3:AM hack day, which will take place at the same venue as the main conference on Friday the 30th of September from 9am-4pm. If you’ve got an More »

Alternative metrics – how do research managers and administrators view them?

This is a guest post contributed by Christina Lohr, Product Manager Research Metrics at Elsevier. In July last year, Elsevier launched an Article Metrics Module in Scopus. The Article Metrics Module was More »

Social Events

Bucharest is Romania’s capital and the 6th largest city in the European Union. In such a lively and grand setting, we have a variety of lively and fun venues for us to More »

What do altmetrics tell us about ourselves?

What do the greatest hits on Altmetric.com tell us about ourselves? Matthew Thakur from the Wellcome Trust’s Insight & Analysis team shares 4 things they’ve learned tracking their funding portfolio using the More »


3:AM Bucharest, Romania – September 28th – 29th, 2016

Join us on the 28th and 29th of September 2016 in Bucharest for the 3rd Altmetrics Conference.

The schedule is now published! With a  strong focus on international issues, research evaluation and expanding altmetrics to cover non-traditional research outputs and a keynote address from Dr Rene von Schomberg of the European Commission’s Expert Group on Altmetrics, this conference will be the most engaging to date.

We look forward to welcoming you to the University of Medicine and Pharmacy Carol Davila in Bucharest, Romania.

We will continue the themes of the previous events and offer delegates 2 days of presentations and workshop sessions focussing on the technology, development, use and applications of altmetrics. 

Similar to previous years, the research-focused Altmetrics16 workshop will take place on the Tuesday – more information can be found on their website here. A hack day which all are welcome to attend will take place at the same location on the Friday. More details on this will be available soon. See you in Bucharest!