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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.
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Programme Chair
Dr. Joseph T. Tennis, Assistant Professor, The Information School of the University of Washington, Seattle, USA.
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Poster Session Chair
Dr. Michèle Hudon, Associate Professor,
École de bibliothéconomie et des sciences de l'information.
Université de Montréal, Canada.
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