Webinars for the Corporate & Health community

Springer Nature brings you expert knowledge at your fingertips. View our webinars to  follow and discuss trends and hot topics within the library and R&D communities. Secure a deeper insight into our products and tap into thought leadership to get the most of your content. 

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Webinars for the R&D community

Semiconductors & Rare Earth elements: What are the Alternatives?| 27th September, 2022

The use of rare earth elements is crucial to semiconductor manufacturing. With China being the greatest producer of these elements, and new restrictions on their export being introduced, the supply chain is suffering. Companies are being forced to turn to alternative raw materials or suppliers, but how can they find alternatives?

AI in Heart Failure | June 1

Explore the advantages of using AI in the treatment and management against heart failure, featuring a panel of the world's leading researchers. The discussion— lead by researchers in AI, biomedical engineering, heart failure, and pharmacology—highlight how AI will be a game changer for the future of heart failure management in the 2020s.

Granular Usage Reporting

While usage reporting on an institutional level is commonplace, corporate libraries and information centers often need reporting on a much more granular level for reasons like internal invoicing or differences in departmental access. This webinar looks at the solutions that one corporate librarian has implemented, including the challenges she has faced in getting this reporting across vendors over the years, and the solutions she has found.

Bringing Deeper Insight to Data: The Role of Info Pros in Text and Data Mining Initiatives

In this webinar, Mary Ellen Bates looks at how information managers can most impactfully and strategically contribute to TDM initiatives. The first and most obvious case is how Springer Nature content acts as a high-quality feedstock for TDM applications that empower customer success. Also explored, is how Springer Nature itself uses TDM technologies to develop new products and services and enrich existing ones.

Challenges facing info teams

View this webinar for an in-depth look at a practical approach to breaking down, analyzing and reporting on value for information products and services.

Managing Institutional Knowledge and Insight

View this webinar to learn more about how information managers can contribute to Text and Data Mining (TDM) projects and what questions information managers need to ask before a TDM project is initiated.

AI in Healthcare

A high level introduction into AI applications in Healthcare. The webinar covers the most commonly used “AI” algorithms today and how they are being utilised to augment medical diagnosis and treatment.  Examples include image analysis, pathology, clinical decisions support systems and drug development with both the potential and current limitations discussed.

Info Pros and the Changing Landscape of Technology

Every information team is under pressure to understand the latest technology to make information more visible and valuable. Join this webinar for research findings and practical tips on how you and your team can confidently contribute your unique expertise to collaborative projects with a technology focus.

Infopros and Artificial Intelligence

Librarians and info pros have always been on the cutting edge of information retrieval, management and transformation, and “insight as a service” has always been a staple in their repertoire. Info pros can take an even more prominent role in the coming years in supporting artificial intelligence initiatives within their organizations. Learn how info pros can help lead the AI discussion and contribute their unique skill set to this transformational technology.

Bringing Insight to Data: Info Pros’ Role in Text- and Data-Mining

In this webinar, Mary Ellen Bates offers insights into how info pros can raise their role in TDM projects within their organizations by better appreciation for what aspects of TDM most benefit from an info pro point of view and how info pros can best leverage their professional expertise in this new field.

Organization, Discovery, and Output: A Knowledge Manager's Role in the Tech Landscape

View this webinar for a discussion on knowledge management in the corporate space. Learn about day-to-day work, what goes into decision making for new tools and resources, and the evolving role of Librarians and non-Librarians in the corporate space and the even newer space of high tech. Panelists include individuals from Facebook, Dropbox, and Springer Nature.

Building Intelligent Systems

Machine learning in practice by Geoff Hulten

Innovations & Trends in Oncology

The first webinar in the Springer Nature Competitive Intelligence series highlights innovations, hot and emerging topics in the field of oncology. 


“Discovery” webinar

Get research-based insights on what works, what’s needed, and how information teams are driving progress.

Measuring the ROI of the Information Center

Identifying and communicating the ROI of information services by Mary Ellen Bates.