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==================== EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION OPEN ================
SUBJECT: REGISTRATION OPEN: ISKO UK 2009 Conference - Content Architecture,
London, 22-23 June 2009
Registration is now open for "Content Architecture: Exploiting and Managing
Diverse Resources", the first biennial conference of the UK Chapter of ISKO
(International Society for Knowledge Organization). It will be held in London on
22-23 June 2009.
Come to this exciting Conference to hear about and discuss the opportunities
arising from the growing digitization and networking of information resources.
It will be a bridge-building event, designed to promote dialogue between
practitioners and researchers from diverse communities.
The full preliminary programme is now on the conference website at
http://www.iskouk.org/conf2009/programme.htm. We have 28 presentations, with
speakers from ten countries. Topics include semantic interoperability, image
retrieval, multimedia challenges, mapping and modelling.
As keynote speakers we have:
- Professor David Crystal, the renowned author, linguist and broadcaster,
talking about semantic targeting;
- Clifford Lynch, Director of the Coalition for Networked Information, on the
subject of e-Research and New Challenges in Knowledge Structuring
To take advantage of the early bird discount, register as soon as you can on the
conference site at http://www.iskouk.org/conf2009/index.htm.