Leiden, The Netherlands – The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), the largest multidisciplinary professional engineering institution in the world with global membership in excess of 168,000 has signed a multi-year representation agreement with ACCUCOMS for South Korea and Malaysia.
The IET publishes more than 30 research, letters and open access journals spanning a wide range engineering and technology fields. Speaking of the agreement, Thomas Yi, the IET’s Regional Director for Asia Pacific said “We are very pleased to have this opportunity to partner with ACCUCOMS to promote IET’s Knowledge Products in these two countries. With ACCUCOMS’ local expertise in these two markets, we are sure we will achieve great results together.”
ACCUCOMS’ Commercial Manager SeongHwi Jeon and Regional Manager Winnie Lim, will be responsible for increasing site license sales of the IET’s journal content in the academic, government and corporate sectors in South Korea and Malaysia as well as providing local support to all subscription agents and customers in these regions.
In a final comment, SeongHwi Jeon said “We’re delighted to have the opportunity to work with the IET. The Institution has a strong, global reputation as a publisher of high quality content and is well-known among libraries around the world. We look forward to supporting the IET in growing its presence in these regions over the coming years.”
About The Institution of Engineering and Technology
The IET’s research journals and books provide a wealth of research and information in the areas of engineering and technology. The portfolio of research, open access and letters journals and monographs (print and e-Book) in electronics, electrical engineering and related subjects are available online through the IET Digital Library together with conference proceedings, seminar digests and magazines. In addition, the IET Inspec database contains over 18 million abstract and indexing references to journal articles, conference proceedings, technical reports and other literature in the fields of science and technology. As a membership organisation, the IET is Europe’s largest professional body of engineers with over 168,000 members in more than 150 countries and is source of essential engineering intelligence. www.theiet.org
ACCUCOMS is the leading independent provider of services to academic and professional publishers around the world. With its headquarters based in the Netherlands, the company operates in five continents, covering North America, Latin America, Europe, Middle East, North Africa, Turkey, India, South Korea, Taiwan and South East Asia.
ACCUCOMS’ multilingual teams offer efficient and intelligent representation, telesales and business intelligence services as well as user interaction programs to clients that range from large publishing houses to specialist society publishers. In 2016 ACCUCOMS launched Aggregagent, a new way of thinking about collection sales and changing the big deal scene in the industry. www.accucoms.com
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