Workshop on clinical knowledge management - 01 Jun 2005 Rajeev Bali, Coventry University, and Ashish Dwivedi, Hull University Business School, organise a workshop on Clinical Knowledge Management on June 1, 2005 at The Hague. The event will analyse and explain certain significant issues relating to application knowledge management (KM) in the clinical and healthcare sectors.
SSP hosts 27th Annual Meeting in Boston - 01 Jun 2005 The Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP) is hosting the 27th Annual Meeting on June 1-3, 2005 in Boston. Topics covered at the meet include Globalization in scholarly publishing, Institutional publishing, Politics affecting scholarly publishing, Open access models updates and Successful outsourcing.
SLA to hold annual conference - 05 Jun 2005 The Special Libraries Association (SLA) conducts its annual conference in Toronto, Canada on June 5-8, 2005. The conference, to be attended by about 4,000 informational professionals, will focus on the ‘impact’ in the information industry. Dialog, the main partner with SLA in this conference, will give out the Quantum 2 InfoStar award for innovative and creative information services in North America.
JCDL workshop on networked knowledge organisation systems - 07 Jun 2005 The Joint Conference of Digital Libraries (JCDL) is conducting a workshop titled ‘7th Networked Knowledge Organization Systems (NKOS)’ in Denver on June 7-11, 2005. The workshop will highlight the role of digital libraries in the online communication system. Digital library professionals in subjects including computer science, information science, librarianship, archival science and practice, museum studies and practice, technology, medicine, social sciences and humanities are expected to attend the workshop.
Mark Logic conducts webinar on search applications - 14 Jun 2005 Mark Logic, a member of the National Federation of Abstracting and Information Services (NFAIS), will conduct a webinar on June 14, 2005 on the use of XML and XQuery in applications related to online search and content. The event, titled ‘When Search Is Not Enough: The Expansion of Information Access’, focuses on optimum access to web content, especially those that can not be accessed through keyword search. Whit Andrews of Gartner Research and Paul Pedersen of Mark Logic will participate in the event.
JISC to hold meet on scholarly communication models - 21 Jun 2005 The Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) will hold an international forum to debate existing and possible improvements in the scholarly communication environment. The discussion will take place on June 21-22 in London. The topics of discussion include: The impact of the ‘Big Deal’, Usage-based models, Institutional and other public repositories for research outputs and Emerging models including the open access model.
NCSR organises 14th International Scientific Congress - 27 Jun 2005 The National Center for Scientific Research holds its 14th International Scientific Congress on June 27-30, 2005 in Havana.. Every five years, scientific meetings are convened to allow the exchange of scientific-technical products among national and international specialists in their research fields. Topics of various dimensions are to be covered with modern projections and simultaneous translations in two rooms (Spanish - English).