It isn't just publishers that engage in predatory behavior. A new resource, "Think. Check. Attend.", guides and assists researchers and scholars to judge the legitimacy and academic credentials of conferences to help them decide whether or not to attend.
Are you planning to attend a conference, but not sure which is the right one? is here to help you make the right decision.
There are Tools available to avoid being lured into dodgy academic conferences: THINK CHECK ATTEND #ResBazBris
#ResBazBris an international initiative that provides a guidance checklist to avoid predatory conferences
"think.check.attend" is a new extension of to cover conferences launched by this week #UKSG18
Seems like a good idea: "Think. Check. Attend. is an international initiative that aims to guide and assist researchers and scholars when choosing trusted conferences to attend and to present their research at."
Important new tool for researchers