ISKOI: Classification & visualization: The Hague: Oct 24-25

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Fri May 17 12:22:17 CEST 2013

*Apologies for cross-posting*
    International UDC Seminar 2013 entitled "Classification &
    Visualization: Interfaces to Knowledge" will take place on Thursday
    24 - Friday 25 October in the National Library of the Netherlands
    (Koninklijke Bibliotheek), The Hague
    Conference website:
    The objective of this conference is to explore cutting edge advances
    and techniques in the visualization of knowledge across various
    fields of application and their potential impact on developments in
    the more main stream bibliographic and documentary classifications.
    The conference will be opened by Emer. Prof. W. Boyd Rayward,
    well-known historian of the international organization of knowledge
    and the history of documentation and information science. His
    keynote address will set the scene for discussions on models and
    metaphors of knowledge and information visualization that bridge
    historical and technological perspectives.
    A series of eminent speakers will follow: Lev Manovich, Kathryn La
    Barre, Fabrice Papy, Marcel Worring, Luca Rosati, Andrea Resmini,
    Scott Weingart, Richard Smiraglia, Charles van den Heuvel, Andrea
    Scharnhorst etc.
    To learn more about conference programme and to register go to the
    conference website
    Early bird registration opens on 15 May 2013:
    €180 early bird fee, students €140 (to 30 June)
    €220 regular fee, students €180
    Contact: seminar2013 at
    About the organizer: Classification & Visualization is the
    fourth biennial conference in a series of International UDC Seminars
    organized by the Universal Decimal Classification Consortium (UDC
    Consortium). UDCC is not-for-profit organization, based in The
    Hague, established to maintain and distribute the UDC and to support
    its use and development (

    UDC is one of the most widely used knowledge organization systems in
    the bibliographic domain. 
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