SAE International and IGI Global Agree to Strategic Publishing Partnership
WARRENDALE, Pa., Feb. 2, 2011 - SAE International and IGI Global have agreed to a strategic partnership that will enable SAE International to sell selected IGI Global ebooks.
Some of the titles just made available on SAE’s website are:
·Movement-aware Applications for Sustainable Mobility: Technologies and Approaches
·Advances in Vehicular Ad-Hoc Networks: Developments and Challenges
·Telematics Communication Technologies and Vehicular Networks: Wireless Architectures and Applications
·Automotive Informatics and Communicative Systems: Principles in Vehicular Networks and Data Exchange
“We are pleased to announce our partnership with IGI Global, a leading publisher in highly technical content,” Kevin Jost, Editorial Director, SAE International, said. “This agreement helps to broaden the scope of relevant information regarding connectivity, communications and electronics available to engineering professionals, on SAE’s website.”
“SAE International’s efforts in developing a high-quality collection of technical information for its members are an excellent fit to our distribution strategy. This is definitely a win-win situation to all involved,” said Beth Ardner, Director of Print Sales and Marketing, IGI Global.
The agreement is part of SAE International’s new Content Partnership Program, which seeks to expand SAE International’s publishing program, including the resale of premium content from sources such as commercial publishers, think tanks and research-driven corporations, co-publishing opportunities, recruiting new authors with expertise in cutting-edge technologies, and acquiring exclusive magazine and newsletter content. To learn more about SAE International’s Content Partnership Program, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org .
Since 1988, IGI Global has provided comprehensive research materials on computer science and information technology management, focusing on the ways in which information technology affects human activities and interactions across disciplines. With offices in Hershey, PA, and New York City, IGI Global is a leading multimedia publisher of books, reference works, journals, encyclopedias, teaching cases, proceedings, and databases covering the areas of education, social science, library science, healthcare, business management, public administration, and computer science. More in-depth information about IGI Global’s mission and resources is available at www.igi-global.com .
SAE International is a global association of more than 128,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial-vehicle industries. SAE International's core competencies are life-long learning and voluntary consensus standards development. SAE International's charitable arm is the SAE Foundation, which supports many programs, including A World In Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series.
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