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The 7th Asian Science Editors’ Conference and Workshop 2022

Theme: Journal development and the indexing in the citation databases
  • Venue: Zoom only
  • Date: July 12, 2022 (Tuesday)

Target attendants: Science editors and staffs of publishing companies in Asia
*Speakers will be contacted after the determination of schedule. Below is the proposal.

All time shown is in Malaysian Time (MYT) +0800 UTC (click here for time convertor)
Seoul, Tokyo 9:00 AM / Kuala Lumpur 8:00 AM / Jakarta 7:00 AM / London 1:00 AM

Morning Session (08:00 ~ 12:00)

Presider : Sue Kim (Chair of Planning and Administration Committee, KCSE)

08:00 – 09:00Registration 
09:00Opening remarkZuriati Zakaria
(General Co-chair, Organizing committee, Council of Asian Science Editors )
09:00 – 09:05Welcome addressSoon Ting Kueh
(President, Institut Kimia Malaysia)
09:05- 09:10Presidential addressHyungsun Kim
(The 4th president, Council of Asian Science Editors)
 Keynote speechesChair : Sue Kim
(Chair of Planning and Administration Committee, KCSE)
09:10 – 09:50Keynote 1
New function of Scholytics, a transparent reference point for research expectations and accomplishments

Ryan Cho
(Manager, Global Scholar TF, Naver)

09:50 – 10:00Q & A / Discussion 
10:00 – 10:10Break 
10:10 – 10:50Keynote 2
Making Scholarly Publishing Works for all Disciplines and Regions: Purpose, Process and Action

Abdullah Abrizah
(Department of Library & Information Science, Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology, University of Malaya, Malaysia)

10:50 – 11:00Q & A / Discussion 
11:00 – 11:10Break 
11:10 – 12:00CASE General assemblyCheol-Heui Yun
(Secretary General, Council of Asian Science Editors)
12:00 – 14:00Lunch Break
Afternoon Session (14:00 ~ 16:40)

Presider : Yera Hur (Secretary General of the Organizing Committee, CASE)

TimeParallel SessionSessionSpeaker
 Parallel Session ATheme: Artificial intelligence and big data in science journal editing and publishingChair : Yang Farina
(Secretary-general of Local committee, Council of Asian Science Editors)
14:00 – 14:30Excelling scholarly publishing processes using artificial intelligence-assisted tools

Sam T. Mathew

(Researcher and Medical Communications Expert, India)

Habeeb Ibrahim Abdul Razack

(Researcher, Department of Cardiac Sciences, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia)

14:30 – 14:50Updates in AI in medicine from the perspective of scientific editing and peer review

Seong Ho Park
(Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Korea)

14:50 – 15:10Analysis of data sharing policy of Asian journals

Jihyun Kim
(Department of Library and Information Science, Ewha Womans University, Korea)

15:10 – 15:30Q & A / Discussion
 Parallel Session BTheme : Challenges of Getting your Journals IndexedChair : Rusli Daik
(Chair of Local committee, Council of Asian Science Editors)
14:00 – 14:30Challenges Asian journals face in Scopus application and suggestions for journal development

Tracy Chen
(Senior Product Manager, Scopus Content)

14:30 – 14:50Web of Science Journal Evaluation Process and Selection Criteria

Mireia Guardingo
(Head of Editorial Outreach, Web of Science, Clarivate)

14:50 – 15:10Open Access Journal Indexing

Dian Eka Indriani
(International Advisory Board in Europe Consortium, Indonesia)

15:10 – 15:30Q & A / Discussion
15:30 – 15:40 Break
  Keynote speechChair : Sun Huh
(Chair, Program Committee, Council of Asian Science Editors)
15:40 – 16:10 Keynote 3
Academic stress triggers – Results from a global survey on mental health among researchers

Andrea Hayward
(Senior Associate, Global Community Engagement Cactus Communications)

16:10 – 16:20 Q & A 
  Closing CeremonyChair: Basil D’Souza
(The 5th President, Council of Asian Science Editors)
16:20 – 16:30 Plaque of Appreciation 
16:30 – 16:40 Closing remarkBasil D’Souza
(The 5th president, Council of Asian Science Editors)
* Please note that the schedule may be subject to change.
The Organizing Committee of the 7th Asian Science Editors’ Conference and Workshop 2022

General Co-Chairs
Hyungsun Kim, Zuriati Zakaria

Secretary General of the Organizing Committee
Yera Hur

Program Committee
Chair : Sun Huh
Member: Yang Farina, Sue Kim, Soo Young Kim

International Steering Committee
Chair: Basil D’souza
Member: Cheol-Heui Yun, Jianfeng Yang, Tadachika Nakayama, Wiryawan Komang, Yang Farina, Tae-Sul Seo, Ki-Hong Kim, R.A. Shukor, Le Anh Tuan

International Advisory Committee
Jung-Il Jin, Jong-Kyu Ha, Banh Tien Long, Ramanathan Subramaniam, Olga V. Kirillova

Local committee
Chair: Zuriati Zakaria & Rusli Daik
Secretary General of local committee: Yang Farina
Program Committee (Technical Committee): R.A. Shukor & S. Ahmad
Local Arrangement Committee: N. Saravanan
Local Advisory Committee: Ting Kueh Soon

Conference Sponsors

We are grateful to our sponsors for their support of the CASE 2022.
Please support them by clicking on their logos and visiting their website.

● Naver

Launched in 2020 by Naver, Scholytics is a research evaluation platform that covers the research performance of 170K institutions and 20M authors in the institutions in 230 countries in the world.

● Editage

Founded in 2002, Editage ( has so far helped over 430,000 authors publish around 1.2 million research papers in scholarly journals through editorial, translation, and publication support services.

Editage is the flagship brand of Cactus Communications (, a technology company accelerating scientific advancement. Through brands like Editage and Impact Science, CACTUS collaborates with researchers, universities, publishers, and academic societies.

● Elsevier

Founded in 1880, Elsevier is a global leading company in information and analytics, helps researchers and healthcare professionals advance science and improve health outcomes for the benefit of society. Elsevier published over 2,700 digitized journals, including The Lancet and Cell and over 43,000 eBook titles include iconic works such as Gray’s Anatomy.

● Animal Bioscience

Animal Bioscience is a peer-reviewed international open access monthly journal and is a continued publication of Asian-Australasian Journal of Animal Sciences(AJAS). The journal aims to publish original research results and reviews on animal-related aspects of the life sciences.


Final date of registration: June 30, 2022

Registration Fees: Free
Registration Contact Point (Secretariat)

– For international & Korean participants: (Dr. Yera Hur)
– For Malaysian participants: (Prof. Chm. Dr. Yang Farina Abdul Aziz)

※ Members : Please write your CASE membership number (The number from
※ Non-Members : Please follow the procedure below to sign up as a member.