ISKOI: 10th biennial ISKO conference: Montreal: Aug 5-8

Joseph Tennis jtennis at u.washington.edu
Mon Jun 23 14:19:27 CEST 2008


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ISKO 2008 Conference - Montréal, 5-8 August 2008.

10th biennial ISKO Conference
Culture and Identity in Knowledge Organization

*** ISKO 2008 is only a month-and-a-half away, but there's still time 
to register. Please register through our website: 
http://www.gin-ebsi.umontreal.ca/isko/registration.aspx ***

Information on the OCLC/ISKO-NA preconference workshop (on August 
5th) only $65.00, as well as full up-to-date conference programme 
available: http://www.ebsi.umontreal.ca/isko2008/documents/programme.pdf

All those interested should register and pay by July 5, 2008 to 
guarantee a print copy of the proceedings.  Register here: 
http://www.gin-ebsi.umontreal.ca/isko/registration.aspx

The 10th biennial International Conference of the International 
Society for Knowledge Organization (ISKO) is organised and hosted by 
the École de bibliothéconomie et des sciences de l'information, 
Université de Montréal.

Time and Place of ISKO 2008: Tuesday 5 to Friday 8 of August 2008, at 
the Université de Montréal (Québec, Canada).

Conference Theme: Culture and Identity in Knowledge Organization.
The proposed research topics for this edition include:
- Epistemological Foundations in KO
- Models and Methods
- Systems and Tools
- Ethics
- KO for Libraries, Archives, and Museums
- Non-Textual Materials
- KO in Multilingual Environments
- Users and Social Context
- Discourse Communities and KO
- KO for Information Management and Retrieval
- Evaluation


Conference programme is available on the website: 
http://www.ebsi.umontreal.ca/isko2008/documents/programme.pdf


Conference Chair
Dr. Clément Arsenault, Associate Professor, École de bibliothéconomie 
et des sciences de l'information.
Université de Montréal, Canada.
E-mail: clement.arsenault at umontreal.ca

Programme Chair
Dr. Joseph T. Tennis, Assistant Professor, The Information School of 
the University of Washington, Seattle, USA.
E-mail: jtennis at u.washington.edu

Poster Session Chair
Dr. Michèle Hudon, Associate Professor,
École de bibliothéconomie et des sciences de l'information.
Université de Montréal, Canada.
E-mail: michele.hudon at umontreal.ca


Contact: isko2008 at gmail.com



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